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17 Nov, 2015

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) monday revealed why it refused several calls for further devaluation of naira, saying it wouldn’t have had direct impact...

17 Nov, 2015

Nigeria's consumer inflation was 9.3 percent year on year in October compared with 9.4 percent in September, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed,...

17 Nov, 2015

The International Energy Agency (IEA), in its November report, has predicted that the economic downturn plaguing Nigeria and some other countries as a result of...

13 Nov, 2015

The Central Bank of Nigeria is planning to raise N119.92bn ($602.98m)worth of local currency denominated Treasury bills with maturities range of three-month and...

13 Nov, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, issued a stern warning to the Permanent Secretaries and the entire civil service that his administration would not tolerate...

13 Nov, 2015

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare and Communicable Diseases, Senator Mao Ohuabunwa, has said that the upper legislative chamber will review the...

12 Nov, 2015

Barclays monday announced that it would remove Nigeria's sovereign debt from its emerging markets local currency government bond benchmark from February 1,...

12 Nov, 2015

The nation’s refineries combined output has been completely grounded at zero, as the PortHarcourt refinery, which holds forth for the four refining assets...

12 Nov, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari’s overall plan for Nigeria’s oil and gas sector for the next four years was on Wednesday made known by the Minister of...

12 Nov, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally announced the long-awaited portfolios of ministers, who were sworn in on Wednesday, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
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09 Nov, 2015

After 55 years of independence, Nigeria still ranks low among the World Health Organisation (WHO) member nations.  The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has been tasked with the...

06 Nov, 2015

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has lamented the low level of intra-regional trade within the sub-region, noting that several years after...

06 Nov, 2015

The federal government on Thursday stated that it was seeking further diversification of the nation’s economy to enhance the existing N5 trillion trade...

06 Nov, 2015

The Federal Government is currently working on the 2016 budget that will be between N7tn and N8tn. The figures are higher than the 2015 budget of N4.4tn.
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05 Nov, 2015

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05 Nov, 2015

  • This report is a first-of-its-kind study of the women’s insurance market in the emerging economies of Brazil, China, Colombia, India, Indonesia,...

04 Nov, 2015

President Mohammadu Buhari on Tuesday dismissed the opinion of his critics who accused him of scaring investors with his pronouncements, insisting that he will...

02 Nov, 2015

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed that the federal government will  increase the country’s foreign exchange earnings and raise the value of...

30 Oct, 2015

Nigeria plans to set up a $25 billion infrastructure fund to invest in the transport and energy sectors in Africa's most populous nation, a spokesman for Vice...

29 Oct, 2015

In a move to aid the ratification of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) by West African countries, especially by Nigeria and Gambia, the European Union (EU)...