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Emefiele, Sekibo reiterate support for small businesses — Chijioke Nelson

Emefiele, Sekibo reiterate support for small businesses — Chijioke Nelson

🕔02:53, 4.Jul 2016

Urges fund beneficiaries to develop ‘character’ In continuation of the development financing scheme, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), while flagging off an entrepreneurship development programme at the weekend, stressed the importance of small businesses in building a strong economic

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Court dismisses appeal against former SEC DG, Okereke–Onyiuke — Godwin Dunia

Court dismisses appeal against former SEC DG, Okereke–Onyiuke — Godwin Dunia

🕔04:25, 18.Jun 2016

An Appeal Court sitting in Lagos yesterday dismissed the appeal filed by the Nigeria Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) against the ruling of Justice Mohammed Idris. The ruling had nullified the removal of Ndidi Okereke-Onyiuke as the Director General of

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‘Nigeria’s vehicle production capacity to hit 200,000 by December’— Kingsley Jeremiah

‘Nigeria’s vehicle production capacity to hit 200,000 by December’— Kingsley Jeremiah

🕔01:38, 17.Jun 2016

The National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), yesterday, said the total installed vehicle assemblage capacity in the country will reach 200,000 before the end of the year. With new automakers, including Century Auto (Toyota), TATA, Coscharis Auto (FORD, Joylong,

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The end is naira: Nigeria’s currency

The end is naira: Nigeria’s currency

🕔05:01, 7.Jun 2016

Kemi Adeosun must be sick of answering questions about a policy she can’t control. The finance minister will do little else today, when she discusses a potential Eurobond with investors in a five-star London hotel. For over a year, Nigeria’s

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Crude oil prices hit $50.23 a barrel — Roseline Okere

Crude oil prices hit $50.23 a barrel — Roseline Okere

🕔03:04, 7.Jun 2016

•OPEC insists market is pushing towards balancing Crude oil prices bounced back to above $50 a barrel as militants continue to carry out their threats against Nigeria’s export pipelines and oil wells in the Niger Delta. At the early trading

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Stumbling dollar, Nigeria sabotage push Brent to $50 per barrel —  Henning Gloystein

Stumbling dollar, Nigeria sabotage push Brent to $50 per barrel — Henning Gloystein

🕔03:33, 6.Jun 2016

Brent crude oil prices rose to $50 a barrel on Monday, lifted by a plunge in the U.S.-dollar that could spur demand, just as ongoing attacks on oil infrastructure in Nigeria tighten supplies. International Brent crude futures were trading at

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CBN warns of imminent recession, retains interest rates

CBN warns of imminent recession, retains interest rates

🕔05:00, 25.May 2016

— Mathias Okwe (Assistant Business Editor) and Nelson Chijoke, Abuja   Apex bank liberalises forex , BDCs, oil marketers to source independently Govt’s payroll audit blocks N500b to 14,000 ghost workers Nigeria is on the brink of recession. This is due

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Dangote Bows Out As NASCON Chairman — Olushola Bello

Dangote Bows Out As NASCON Chairman — Olushola Bello

🕔20:30, 20.May 2016

…Says  firm underwent significant changes in 3 years The outgoing chairman of Nascon Allied Industries Plc, Alhaji Aliko Dangote said, the company has undergone significant change in the past three years. Speaking at the company annual general meeting held yesterday

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Ecobank Group Appoints Amin Manekia as Group Exec, Corporate & Investment Banking

Ecobank Group Appoints Amin Manekia as Group Exec, Corporate & Investment Banking

🕔10:46, 18.May 2016

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), parent company of the Ecobank Group, on the 16th of May, 2016, announced the appointment of Mr Amin Manekia as Group Executive of its Corporate & Investment Banking business. Mr Manekia steps into the position vacated

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AXA Mansard posts eight per cent rise in profit — Helen Oji

AXA Mansard posts eight per cent rise in profit — Helen Oji

🕔02:14, 18.May 2016

Acquires  60 per cent stake in Penman pensions AXA Mansard Insurance Plc recorded 9 per cent rise in net premium income from N9.05 billion to N9.9 billion for the 2015 financial year and maintained a profit before tax of N2.02 billion – same

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