Sunday, October 17, 2021

N12.2bn For State House Sewage Truck, Machine For The Dead

A total of N12.2billion was proposed as recurrent and capital expenditure for the State House. Some of the major items of purchase include sewage...

Confabs To gulp N11bn

For the two major conferences to hold in the country in 2014, the Federal Government will spend N11 billion. The much talked about National...

Nigeria, Germany strengthen economic ties through trade facilitation

Nigeria and the Federal Republic of Germany are set to partner on trade facilitation and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises development as part of...

Address By His Excellency, Gov. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso Fnse Of Kano State On The...

COURTESIES: ASSALAMU ALAIKUM. All praises are due to Allah, The most Beneficent, and the most Merciful. May the peace and blessings of Allah (SWT) be upon...

Okonjo-Iweala replies Reps: we’ve created 1.6m jobs

Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala cleared the way yesterday for lawmakers to work on the budget. Dr. Okonjo-Iweala answered the 50 questions asked by the...

Dangote Cement to complete five African plants

Dangote Cement will complete five of its plants in five Africa countries before the end of this year, it has been learnt. The completion of...

Investment Tribunal Adjudicates N352b Cases

Since it was created in 2003, aggrieved investors have filed 256 cases and 35 complaints before the Investments and Securities Tribunal (IST) making monetary...

Farmers To Enjoy Extend Loan Repayment Period

A breakfast meeting organised by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Abuja with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and heads...

Ibadan Business School Unveiled

Nigerian journalists require constant training and refresher courses to enable them grapple with the intricacies of governance and hold governments accountable to development plans.   Former...

Hydrogen Phone Charger For Launch In Nigeria, SA

African smartphone users will soon have an alternative means to get round the power shortages afflicting much of the world's poorest continent - a...

Improving Livestock Through AfDB-CBRADP Programme

About 25,801 livestock farmers have benefited from the African Development Bank assisted Community-Base Agriculture and Rural Development Project (AfDB-CBRADP) in five states in Nigeria,...

Governors to raise nine questions on economy

Governors are disturbed by the state of the economy, which has remained hazy to them. They are to raise nine issues on Thursday at the...

Economic benefits of seafarers’ development in Nigeria

The recent graduation of 11 Nigerian Marine Engineers at the South Shields Marine School, New Castle, United Kingdom under the Nigerian Seafarers Development Programme...

Rescind decision on refineries’ sale, PENGASSAN urges

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) on yesterday urged the Federal Government to review its decision to sell the...

FEC approves Lekki Deep Sea Port project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the first ever Deep Sea port in Nigeria to cost over N216 billion ($1.354 billion) The Minister...

FG Loses N65.23bn Revenue To Waivers, Tax Exemptions

The federal government yesterday conceded that a whopping N65.23 billion was lost to tax exemptions and waivers granted to some companies, ministries and state...

Zenith Named Bank of the Year 2013

The Banker magazine, a publication of Financial Times of London, has named Zenith Bank Plc, the “Bank of the Year Nigeria 2013” at an...

My successor, by CBN boss Sanusi

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi spoke at the weekend of the qualities expected of his successor. Sanusi, due to step down...

MDGs: Nigeria Needs Over N4trn Annually To Meet Deadline

As the 2015 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) deadline draws closer, Nigeria is said to require N4 .2 trillion annually to completely achieve all the...

Cashless Policy: Antagonists of the PoS revolution

The cashless policy  started in Lagos   January 2012, but it is yet a policy in most major public institutions.  A good example is the...