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Nigerian start-up launches the first agricultural commodities exchange

Nigerian start-up launches the first agricultural commodities exchange

In a bid to take advantage of the Federal Government’s efforts to boost agricultural...


FirstNation reacts to suspension by NCAA

FirstNation reacts to suspension by NCAA

First Nation Airways has released a statement in response to the Nigerian Civil Aviation...


Nigeria could have one more oil windfall if…

Nigeria could have one more oil windfall if…

Nigeria may have one more opportunity to maximize her oil wealth, as some analysts...


FAAC breakdown shows this Local Government got the highest share

FAAC breakdown shows this Local Government got the highest share

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) disbursed the sum of N652.23billion to the three...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-21/8/2017

All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-21/8/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today. The Federal...


Government revenues fall below 40% of 2017 budget estimate

Government revenues fall below 40% of 2017 budget estimate

The three tiers of government may have to be more conservative in their budgetary...



Here is how CBN Forex policy hurt Bureaux De Change (BDC) operators

Here is how CBN Forex policy hurt Bureaux De Change (BDC) operators

The president, Association of Bureaux De Change Operator of Nigeria (ABCON), Alhaji Aminu Gwadabe...


Reasons why investors are sneaking back into Nigeria

Reasons why investors are sneaking back into Nigeria

The Nigerian Stock Market All Share Index has surged 42% since the introduction of...


Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserve grows by 4.17%

Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserve grows by 4.17%

Despite the fact that Nigeria has been in recession since August last year due...


Acquisition: Total to buy Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion

Acquisition: Total to buy Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion

Maersk Oil, a Danish oil and gas company owned by the A. P. Moller-Maersk...


Delta to start plying JFK-Lagos route by 2018

Delta to start plying JFK-Lagos route by 2018

Delta Airlines has recently extended its service by offering its customers a new way...


Government policies that affects Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs)

Government policies that affects Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs)

Every business operates within an economic environment and are therefore susceptible to the changes...


Google launches Lite version of its search app

Google launches Lite version of its search app

Google has launched a Lite version of its popular search app. Users of the...


Nigeria to get listed among the EU Bee exporting countries

Nigeria to get listed among the EU Bee exporting countries

The National President, Federation of Bee keepers Association of Nigeria, Dr. Bidemi Ojeleye, has...


Senate committee uncovers N120 billion unpaid revenues by companies

Senate committee uncovers N120 billion unpaid revenues by companies

The Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff has uncovered N120 billion unpaid...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-18/8/2017

All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-18/8/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today. Alternatio Navitas,...


FG agrees to pay ₦23 billion allowances to ASUU

FG agrees to pay ₦23 billion allowances to ASUU

The indefinite strike of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), “might” come to...


FG has changed its course on the sale of refineries

FG has changed its course on the sale of refineries

At the 2017 edition of the National Association of Energy Correspondents (NAEC) Conference in...


11 DISCOs owe NBET N120 billion

11 DISCOs owe NBET N120 billion

All electricity distribution companies in the country are currently indebted to the National Bulk...


Nigeria flags off post crude oil era with rail investments

Nigeria flags off post crude oil era with rail investments

In an effort to diversify the economy of Nigeria as it is now in...


These two investors have been selected by FG to build 217,000bpd refineries in Port Harcourt, Warri

These two investors have been selected by FG to build 217,000bpd refineries in Port Harcourt, Warri

The Federal Government has selected two out of the ten investors who showed interest...


PWC and EY to audit TSA accounts

PWC and EY to audit TSA accounts

The Office of the Auditor-General of the Federation has asked Price Waterhouse Coopers and...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-17/8/2017

All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-17/8/2017

Summary of the top business economic and political news in Nigeria today. Dangote Group...


Increased offshore trade boosted transactions on NSE by 7.13% in June – Exchange

Increased offshore trade boosted transactions on NSE by 7.13% in June – Exchange

The Nigerian Stock Exchange data has revealed that increased inflows from foreign investors has...


Shell is no longer keen on the Niger Delta  

Shell is no longer keen on the Niger Delta  

Operators in the Nigerian oil industry seem to have given up on the Niger...


Nigerian companies with the highest revenue per employee

Nigerian companies with the highest revenue per employee

Oando Plc tops chart Data collated from the annual report of select publicly quoted...


Brazilian businessmen want to invest in Nigeria

Brazilian businessmen want to invest in Nigeria

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SEC reveals plan to stop printing of annual reports and accounts

SEC reveals plan to stop printing of annual reports and accounts

The Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mounir Gwarzo, has said...


Banks involved in the Etisalat saga may have written down part of their debts

Banks involved in the Etisalat saga may have written down part of their debts

The consortium of banks that lent Etisalat $1.2 billion may have decided to make...


NCC frets over persistent fall in the number of telecoms subscribers

NCC frets over persistent fall in the number of telecoms subscribers

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has expressed worry over the continuous decline in the...