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W’Bank Affirms Nigeria’s Progress in Business Regulation

The World Bank Tuesday said Nigeria was inching closer to the global best practice in business regulations since 2009. A new report by the Bretton...

Jonathan writes Reps, presents 2014 budget Nov 12

President Goodluck Jonathan wrote the House of Representatives on Tuesday seeking to present the estimates of the 2014 budget to a Joint Session of...

Crude Oil Theft: NNPC Admits Revenue Shortfall

The group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Engr. Andrew Yakubu, has admitted that the persistent attacks on major crude oil arteries...

National Dialogue: Manufacturers seek protection for industrial sector

As Nigerians prepare for a national dialogue, the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, MAN, Apapa Branch, has called for an all embracing discourse that will...

Nigeria-Russia trade hits $250m

Trade volume between Nigeria and Russia stands at $250 million, the Russian Ambassador to Nigeria, Nikolay Udovichenko, has said. He said though the figure is not...

Dangote rated among 10 most valuable African brands

As a measure of its growing influence on the continent, the Dangote Group has emerged among Africa’s top 10 most valuable brands in a...

FG Mulls Investment On Coal To Power

Determined to ensure a secured energy mix for Nigeria, the Government has again reiterated its interest in the development of vast coal resources for...

Six Under Consideration to Replace Sanusi as CBN Governor

As the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, prepares to step down in June 2014, frontline contenders for...

‘Why We Introduced The Spokesperson Magazine’

Mr. Yushau Abdulhameed Shuaib has been a spokesperson of various institutions and bodies since his undergraduate day in Bayero University Kano where he was Public Relations...

NCAA comes clean on N255million armoured cars, says “we have no documents of purchase”

The Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, entangled in the controversial purchase of two armoured cars at a quarter of a billion naira , for Nigeria’s...

Investments in Onne Oil, Gas Free Zone hit $4.2b

THE Onne Oil and Gas Free Zone (OGFZ) recorded $200 million more in investments this year, Industry, Trade and Investment Minister Olusegun Aganga has...

Lagos Targets N20bn Monthly Internally Generated Revenue

The Lagos State Government has disclosed that its target is to raise its monthly Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) from N18 billion to N20 billion. The...

Crude Oil Theft Another Face Of Terrorism — Alison-Madueke

The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, has declared that the grave phenomenon of oil theft and its global support system represents another...

Reps Demand Full Disclosure Of Federation Account

The House of Representatives yesterday called on the Federal Government for full disclosure of the status of the Federation Account and the economic situation...

Group Urges FG to Tackle Multiple Taxation

The Tax Payers’ Association of Nigeria (TAPAN) has called on the federal government to urgently harmonise taxes and levies across the country so as...

N255m bulletproof cars deal illegal, panel told

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and the Minister of Aviation, Ms. Stella Oduah, breached procurement laws in the purchase of two BMW armoured...

Oil And Gas Ftz Attracts Fresh N32bn Investment

WITHIN  the last ten months, a whopping amount of $200m (N32bn) has been invested in the Onne Oil and Gas Free Zones. When added to...

Reps summon Sanusi, Okonjo-Iweala over Naira depreciation

ABUJA — Worried by the continued depreciation of the Naira, the House of Representatives, yesterday, summoned the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria,...

Privatisation: FG spends N609.4bn on labour liabilities

The Federal Government spent N609.4bn on settlement of labour liabilities in privatised public enterprises between 2000 and 2013, the Bureau of Public Enterprises has...

Peacekeeping: UN Owes Nigeria, 4 Others N127bn

The United Nations (UN) is indebted to Nigerian army and other four countries to the tune of N127 billion through her participation in the...

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