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Udoma Warns Against Interference As He Inaugurates NBS Board

Udoma Warns Against Interference As He Inaugurates NBS Board   The Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated the governing board of the National Bureau of Statistics. The inauguration...

Lagos Sports Fund Targets N10bn, National Stadium

Lagos Sports Fund Targets N10bn, National Stadium The Lagos State Sports Trust Fund on Thursday said it would raise N10 billion over the next five...
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80 Deepwater Oil Blocks Not Producing – NNPC

80 Deepwater Oil Blocks Not Producing - NNPC Only seven out of the 87 deepwater oil blocks in Nigeria are producing, while six are at...

Chinese Banks Pledge $1.902bn To Nigerian Railway, Port Projects

Chinese Banks Pledge $1.902bn To Nigerian Railway, Port Projects   Two Chinese banks –Export-Import Bank of China and the China Development Bank –have committed in loans...

FG Requires $45bn To Fix Transportation Infrastructure – Amaechi

FG Requires $45bn To Fix Transportation Infrastructure - Amaechi The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has said the federal government requires $45bn to fix...

NIRSAL Coaches 851 Farmers On Mechanised, Structured Farming In Ogun

NIRSAL Coaches 851 Farmers On Mechanised, Structured Farming In Ogun Determined to encourage a shift from the practise of subsistence farming in parts of Ogun...

$1bn Bribe: FG Names Shell, Eni Executives In Ongoing Case

$1bn Bribe: FG Names Shell, Eni Executives In Ongoing Case Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Eni SpA face additional corruption allegations over a Nigerian oil...

EU Pledges €155m To Fight Piracy, Oil Theft Along Gulf Of Guinea

EU Pledges €155m To Fight Piracy, Oil Theft Along Gulf Of Guinea The European Union (EU) on Monday disclosed that it had earmarked the sum...

CBN To Blacklist Firms, Individuals Involved In Textiles Smuggling

CBN To Blacklist Firms, Individuals Involved In Textiles Smuggling The Federal Government is currently gathering data and investigating the accounts of individuals and corporate entity...

Moghalu To FG : Halt Foreign Borrowing, Improve Tax Revenue

Moghalu To FG : Halt Foreign Borrowing, Improve Tax Revenue   The Founder/President, Institute for Governance and Economic Transformation, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has advised the federal...

Buhari May Delay Assent To NTC Bill

Buhari May Delay Assent To NTC Bill Following disagreement among stakeholders, President Muhammadu Buhari may not be disposed to assent to the National Transport Commission...

16,536 Firms Gets PenCom Compliance Certificate

16,536 Firms Gets PenCom Compliance Certificate   About 16,536 private organisations got the National Pension Commission’s compliance certificate in the 2018 financial year. The commission disclosed this...

CBN, 14 Banks Contest N1bn Imo Debt Payment Order

CBN, 14 Banks Contest N1bn Imo Debt Payment Order   The Central Bank of Nigeria and 14 other banks are contesting a Garnishee Order being considered...

NPA Set To Commission Two Transit Trailer Parks To Ease Apapa Gridlock

NPA Set To Commission Two Transit Trailer Parks To Ease Apapa Gridlock In furtherance of its commitment towards ending the present gridlock that has persisted...

Aviation Workers Object To Airports’ Concession

Aviation Workers Object To Airports’ Concession Aviation workers have vowed that they will continue to oppose the planned concession of major airports in the country,...

Army Reorganizes Exercise Harbin Kunama III

Army Reorganizes Exercise Harbin Kunama III The Nigerian Army has embarked on the reorganization and expansion of the mandate the Exercise HARBIN KUNAMA III currently...

NERC, Discos Review Third-party Meter Rollout Next Week

NERC, Discos Review Third-party Meter Rollout Next Week   The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) will next week in Lagos meet with the 11 electricity distribution...

250,000 Jobs Threatened By WEMPCO Crisis As 19 Firms Shut Down

250,000 Jobs Threatened By WEMPCO Crisis As 19 Firms Shut Down The current crisis facing the Western Metal Products Company has led to the closure...

Apex Bank To Establish Collateral Management Regime To Regulate Fintech

Apex Bank To Establish Collateral Management Regime To Regulate Fintech In order to encourage more innovation in the payment system, the Central Bank of Nigeria...

Nigeria, Kenya, Others Raise Over $17bn From Bonds – W/Bank

Nigeria, Kenya, Others Raise Over $17bn From Bonds - W/Bank Nigeria, Kenya, Côte d’Ivoire and other sub-Saharan African countries raised over $17bn from bonds issuances...