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Buhari Using Tinubu’s Economic Templates–Finance Minister

Buhari Using Tinubu’s Economic Templates–Finance Minister

🕔07:45, 29.Mar 2017

The Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun said that President Muhammadu Buhari is using the recovery template of the National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC)to revamp the ailing economy of the nation. The Minister of Finance made this disclosure on

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1000 African Entrepreneurs For Elumelu’s Grant 

1000 African Entrepreneurs For Elumelu’s Grant 

🕔09:07, 23.Mar 2017

About 1,000 African entrepreneurs are expected to benefit from the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) grant. According to a statement by the Foundation, it has received over 93,000 from entrepreneurs across 55 African countries–over 100% increase from 2016, and nearly quadruple

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Forbes List: Dangote, Adenuga’s Wet Worths Drop By $7.4bn

Forbes List: Dangote, Adenuga’s Wet Worths Drop By $7.4bn

🕔08:19, 22.Mar 2017

The President of the Dangote Group , Alhaji Aliko Dangote , and Chairman of Globacom, Dr. Mike Adenuga , saw their net worth decline by $3 . 2bn and $ 4 . 2 bn , respectively in the past year

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Dollar Hoarders To Lose N700m–CBN

Dollar Hoarders To Lose N700m–CBN

🕔08:42, 21.Mar 2017

Despite being warned, currency speculators and those hoarding the dollar might lose  N700 million this week, with the sustenance of dollar interventions in the interbank market by  the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). President, Association of Bureaux De Change Operators

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Revenue Drop: Aero Contractors To Sack 60% Workers

Revenue Drop: Aero Contractors To Sack 60% Workers

🕔08:09, 17.Mar 2017

Aero Contractors of Nigeria Limited has disclosed plans to sack about 60 percent of its current workforce as  unrealistic personnel cost as well as other operational challenges weighed down its revenue. A statement by the airline yesterday said it had

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Fuel Price On The High In Yobe, Sokoto, Others 

Fuel Price On The High In Yobe, Sokoto, Others 

🕔07:45, 16.Mar 2017

The efforts by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to crash prices through massive importation has yet to yield results as prices of fuels have remained high across the country. High cost of petroleum products will impoverish Nigerians the more

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Naira Records Fall Against Dollar At Official Market

Naira Records Fall Against Dollar At Official Market

🕔07:49, 15.Mar 2017

The naira fell against the dollar for the second consecutive session on Tuesday after the Central Bank of Nigeria sold the green back for its highest level ever on the official interbank market. A FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange data revealed

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Inflation Rate Drops After 15 Months

Inflation Rate Drops After 15 Months

🕔06:55, 15.Mar 2017

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Tuesday released the Consumer Price Index, which reveals a drop in the inflation rate from 18.72 per cent in January to 17.78 per cent in February. Apart from the inflation report, the NBS

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Finance Minister Calls For Extension Of BVN To Microfinance Banks

Finance Minister Calls For Extension Of BVN To Microfinance Banks

🕔08:56, 14.Mar 2017

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, is seeking the extension of the Bank Verification Number (BVN) to account holders in Microfinance Banks in order to detect accounts owned and operated by ghost workers. The Minister said the introduction of

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