OPEC to stabilise oil market

  Ministers on a key Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) monitoring committee have acknowledged a slowdown in the oil market’s recovery and vowed to be proactive in preventing a …

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MTN urges SMEs on CSR

MTN Nigeria, NDLEA, others partner on ASAP MTN has urged small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to take Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) seriously, saying that is what gives them the social …

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BREAKING: FG lifts Ban On Emirates Airlines

The Federal Government has lifted the ban stopping Emirates Airlines from operating in Nigeria. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, announced this via his Twitter handle on Wednesday. He tweeted, …

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CBN cuts interest rate to 11.5%

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) through the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has reduced interest rate to 11.5 per cent. What this means is that banks can now lend to …

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Petrol to sell for less than N100 per litre ― Buhari’s aide

•President Muhammadu Buhari The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Ita Enang has said that plans were on the way to sell petrol less …

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CBN demands details of 12 top Nigerian businessmen, others’ domiciliary accounts

•   CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele The Central Bank of Nigeria has ordered banks to provide the domiciliary account statements of some high profile customers and other accounts linked to the customers …

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FIRS rakes in ₦438bn from non-oil tax in July

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it has recorded significant increase in collectable tax revenue from the non-oil sector of the economy. Executive Chairman, FIRS, Mr. Muhammad Nami, disclosed …

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Naira exchanges N460 to dollar on parallel market

THE naira on Monday fell by 1.09 per cent to N460 on the parallel market. The naira decline followed President Muhammadu‘s directive to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to …

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NAHCON, Jaiz Bank sign agreement on saving for Hajj

Alhaji Zikrullahi Hassan, NAHCON Chairman The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), on Thursday signed an agreement with the Jaiz Bank Plc, for a Hajj Savings Scheme in the country. …

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Kwara begins disbursement of loan to 21,623 traders

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has approved the disbursement of N10, 000 each to 21,623 petty traders. The traders are the beneficiaries of the state’s interest-free micro-finance loans. The loan …

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