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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Oby Ezekwesili calls out those who benefit from Forex Policy Subsidy at the expense...

In a series of tweets, former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, expressed her displeasure at the recent Forex Policy Subsidy and warned that it...

CBN reduces exchange rate from N370 to N360 for travel allowances, medicals and school...

The apex bank made the announcement via its twitter handle this morning.

AMCON hands over Keystone Bank to new investors

Following the sale of Keystone Bank to Sigma Golf-Riverbank Consortium by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), the new investors have finally taken...

Exchange rate: Naira appreciates to N410/$

As at today, March 23, 2017, Naira is being sold at N410 to a dollar.

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, asks National Assembly to cut the powers of CBN...

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has asked the National Assembly to reduce the powers of the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Adeosun...

Inflation falls for the first time in 15 months

According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), the inflation rate dropped from 18.72 percent in January 2017, to 17.78 percent in February 2017....

When you return, leave the economy for Osinbajo- The Economist tells Pres Buhari

In an article published on its website, the Economist says the Nigerian economy has grown since acting president Yemi Osinbajo took over the mantle of...

Buhari inherited a bad situation but made it worse- Oby Ezekwesili backs Soludo

Former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has backed former CBN governor, Charles Soludo, who, last week, said  President Buhari inherited a bad situation but...

Pres. Buhari inherited a bad economy but he has made it worse- Charles Soludo...

Former Central Bank governor, Charles Soludo, yesterday, said that President Buhari inherited a bad economy but made it worse. The former CBN chief said...

3 million Nigerians lost N18bn to MMM- Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation says

Managing Director of the Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Umaru Ibrahim, says going by the data gathered on social media, about three million Nigerians...

Nigeria Customs seize about 9000 bags of imported rice smuggled into the country

The Oyo/Osun Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS),  has seized about 9,000 bags of smuggled imported rice located in a warehouse in a...

Zimbabwean banks run out of cash, impose $50 withdrawal limit

Some Banks in Zimbabwe have announced a $50 withdrawal limit per day as cash shortage deepens in the country. The country has been battling with...

2face Idibia opens new night club in Victoria Island

About a week ago, 2face Idibia launched another branch of his 'Rumors' night club. The club that already has branches in Ikeja and Festac...

Uber suspends service in Taiwan after being hit with millions of dollars in fines...

Taiwan officials consider Uber's business on the island to be illegal. They say the U.S. startup only has permission to operate as a tech...

FG to raise VAT on luxury items including champagne

At the end of a meeting of The Federal Executive Council presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, the Minister of Finance,...

Wow! Its now N500 to $1

Jeez!

IMF predicts Nigeria to recover from recession this year

The International Monetary Fund IMF, has predicted Nigeria will recover from the current economic recession this year. The international body stated this in its...

NNPC announces names of 39 successful bidders for its 2017/2018 Crude Oil Term Contract

In furtherance of its drive to remain an open, transparent and accountable organisation, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced the list of...

Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo loses $4.8m to ponzi scheme

Popular Nigerian Pastor and founder of Kingsway International Christian Centre located in the UK, Matthew Ashimolowo, has lost $4.8 million to a Ponzi scheme...

President Buhari optimistic recession will end in 2017

President Buhari has expressed optimism that the current economic recession will end in 2017. He said this while declaring open an induction course organised...
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