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Dr Yemi Kale NBS Statistician General

Nigeria Exits Recession As NBS Reports 0.55% GDP Growth

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has reported that the Nigerian economy has finally exited the recession, as data on the country’s gross domestic...
JAMB University Ranking Cut-off

2017 Ranking: UNILORIN, LASU, Covenant Foremost Nigerian Universities of First Choice

UNILORIN is the University of First Choice in Nigeria ….LASU Leads State Universities with Applicants … …. Again Covenant is the First Choice among Private Universities The...
Dr Yemi Kale NBS Statistician General

Capital Importation: Nigeria Records $1.792 billion in Q2 2017

The total value of capital imported into Nigeria in the second quarter of 2017 was estimated to be $1,792.3 million, the National Bureau of...
AGF Ahmed Idris FAAC

FAAC: FG, 36 States Share N2.56 tr in 6 Months January-June 2017- Investigations

FAAC: FG, 36 States Share N2.56 tr in 6 Months- Investigations ....Akwa Ibom, Lagos, 8 Others top list ....Gombe, 5 Others get lowest allocations The Federal government,...

Market Capitalisation Nosedive As Equities Shed N86bn

The Nigerian Stock Exchange market capitalisation has dipped to N13.080 trillion from N13.166 trillion as the equities market shed N86 billion. A total of 316.122...
AGF Ahmed Idris FAAC

FAAC Table: The Sharing of N652bn to FG, States, LGCs in July 2017

FAAC Table: The Sharing of N652bn to FG, States, LGCs in July 2017 The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) shared a total sum of N652bn...

NSE market capitalisation hits N13trn mark

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market capitalisation has increased to N13 trillion mark, barely three weeks it crossed N12 trillion market, amid Nestle gain. The...

FEC Approves Tax Holiday for Pioneer Industries

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved tax holiday for 27 pioneer industries under the Industrial Development Income Tax Relief Act. The Minister of Industry,...

Bank of England staff to go on strike after 50 years

Trade union members at the Bank of England, Britain’s central bank, will go ahead with the first strike action by staff for over 50...

CBN Directs Banks to Implement IFRS9

The Central Bank of Nigeria has asked commercial banks to implement the International Financial Reporting Standard 9 on or before January 1, 2018 deadline. The...

YouWinConnect registration: FG warns against fraudsters

The Federal Government has opened a website portal for the registration of prospective participants in its annual programme and warned applicants to disregard any...
Ahmed Idris AGF

FG, states LGs share N652. 229bn

The three tiers of government have shared N652.229 billion as statutory revenue for the month of June. The Federal Government got the lion share of...

Refineries Now Meet 60% Kerosene Demand – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has said that its refineries in Port Harcourt, Warri and Kaduna were now supplying 60 per cent of the...

NSE Capitalisation Rises By N53bn

The Nigerian Stock Exchange market capitalisation rose by N53bn at the close of trading on Wednesday as 29 stocks gained. A total of 270.855 million...

EU Earmarks €15m for Fish Farming in West African Sub-region

The European Union has said it will provide up to €15million facility to countries in the West African sub-region, as part of effort to...

FG to Sell N135bn Bonds on July 12

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has announced the Federal Government's plans to sell N135 billion worth of bonds in its July 12 auction. The offer...

5 Companies Express Interest For 65% Shares in Etisalat Nigeria

According to Brandish, “no fewer than five” companies have expressed interest to buy Etisalat Nigeria, with Orange and Vodafone Group shown “concrete interest” for...
Ahmed Idris AGF

FAAC Shares N462bn for May 2017

The Federation Account Allocation Committee has shared a sum of N462.359 billion to the Federal Government, State Governments and Local Government Councils. The statutory allocation...

FG to Fund 11% 2017 Budget with Recovered Loot, Promises N350bn for Capital Projects

The Federal Government is to fund 11 per cent of the 2017 Budget with money recovered from the treasury looters as it promised to...
CBN Governor

CBN to Partner Microfinance Banks on Housing Deficit

Worried by the housing deficit facing the nation, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is planning to strengthen financial capacity of some microfinance banks...

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