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Agriculture Declined By 1.33% In 2018, Says NBS

Agriculture Declined By 1.33% In 2018, Says NBS The agriculture sector experienced a decline of 1.33 per cent in 2018, recording an increase of 2.12...
Dr Yemi Kale NBS Statistician General

Investment Inflow Rose By $4.5bn In 2018 –NBS

Investment Inflow Rose By $4.5bn In 2018 –NBS The National Bureau of Statistics(NBS) has released the Capital Importation report for 2018 with the economy attracting...

As Stock Investors Lose N4.3trn, Analysts Expect Rally After Election

As Stock Investors Lose N4.3trn, Analysts Expect Rally After Election   Investors in the nation’s stock market have lost a total of N4.30tn in just over...

To Service Debt For 39 Months, Nigeria Spends N5.468tn

To Service Debt For 39 Months, Nigeria Spends N5.468tn Reports shows that in 39 months, the country spent a total of N5.468tn on servicing domestic...

Insurance Sector Records 35.7% Growth In A Decade

Insurance Sector Records 35.7% Growth In A Decade   The insurance sector has in the past ten years achieved an average growth rate of 35.7% in...

Financial Statements: 38 Firms Get N429.5m NSE Fines

Financial Statements: 38 Firms Get N429.5m NSE Fines   The Nigerian Stock Exchange imposed a total of N429.5m in fines on companies that failed to file...

In January, Stock Market Investors Lost N326m

In January, Stock Market Investors Lost N326m   Investors in the nation’s stock market lost a total of N326bn in January as bearish sentiment persisted. The equities...

Report Says “CBN Recorded $40.9bn Forex Inflow In 9months”

Report Says "CBN Recorded $40.9bn Forex Inflow In 9months"   Between January and September last year, a total foreign exchange inflow of $40.93bn was recorded by...

Stock Market Sheds N102bn, Ends Gaining Streak

Stock Market Sheds N102bn, Ends Gaining Streak The nation’s stock market reversed its gaining streak on Monday on the back of weaker tech, industrial and...

IMF Predicts Slower Economic Growth In 2019, As GDP Drops To 2%

IMF Predicts Slower Economic Growth In 2019, As GDP Drops To 2% Against the backdrop of the recent drop in global crude oil prices, the...

Oil Licencing: As Angola, Others Move Ahead, Nigeria Trails Behind

Oil Licencing: As Angola, Others Move Ahead, Nigeria Trails Behind While many oil-producing countries, including Angola and Norway, are extending efforts to ramp up their...

Investors Profit N120.5bn As Stocks Rise Up

Investors Profit N120.5bn As Stocks Rise Up Investors in the nation’s stock market gained N120.5bn on Wednesday as the market sustained its bullish run for...

In December, FSDH Anticipates Inflation Rising To 11.28%

In December, FSDH Anticipates Inflation Rising To 11.28% The FSDH Research expects the December 2018 inflation rate (year-on-year) to rise to 11.69 per cent from...

PFAs Stake N5.2tn On FGN Securities

PFAs Stake N5.2tn On FGN Securities Out of the total N7.52tn total pension assets as of December 31, 2017, about N5.2tn, representing 70 per cent...

FG, State Borrows N1.16trn From Equity Market

FG, State Borrows N1.16trn From Equity Market To finance its fiscal and infrastructure deficits owing to paucity of funds, the Federal Government had borrowed about...

Stock Market Post Slight Gains As Losing Streak Ends

Stock Market Post Slight Gains As Losing Streak Ends The nation’s stock market closed on a positive note on Thursday for the first time this...

In Just Three Months, Oil Sector FDI Drops By $17.12m

In Just Three Months, Oil Sector FDI Drops By $17.12m Foreign Direct Investment in Nigeria’s oil sector dropped by $17.12m in the third quarter of...

Egbin, Shiroro Hydropower Plants Record Decline In Power Generation

Egbin, Shiroro Hydropower Plants Record Decline In Power Generation The nation’s biggest power station, Egbin, and one of the three hydropower plants, Shiroro, have recorded...

IATA Estimates Global Industry Profit Of $35.5bn In 2019

IATA Estimates Global Industry Profit Of $35.5bn In 2019 The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has estimated that the global airline industry net profit will...

As Sell-offs Persist, Stock Market Investors Lose N89bn

As Sell-offs Persist, Stock Market Investors Lose N89bn The nation’s stock market continued its downward trend as investors recorded more losses at the end of...