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Rice ban policy

Ghanaian farmers seek adoption of Nigeria’s rice ban policy 

Ghanaian farmers have pleaded that the Ghanaian government should adopt the policy of Nigeria on the ban of food importation. 

Nigerians react following the end of Fowler’s reign as FIRS boss 

Many Nigerians have been reacting on Twitter following the news, that Buhari decided against reappointing Babatunde Fowler as the Executive Chairman of FIRS. 
Gas flaring

Nigeria’s global gas flaring profile drops by 40% over 20 years  

Increased processing and exportation of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) dropped Nigeria’s global gas flaring profile by 40% in 20 years.  
Julius Berger announces board appointments

Julius Berger announces board appointments

During a meeting on December 6th, 2019, the Board of Directors of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc accepted the resignation of HRH Igwe Peter Nwokike Anugwu, JP, OFR and...
CBN-Governor-Emefiele, Investors’ and Exporters’ forex window aided Naira stability – Emefiele 

CBN to increase LDR to 70%

The Central Bank of Nigeria (@cenbank) is reportedly set to increase banks’ Loan to Deposit Ratio (LDR) to 70%, from the current 65% recently implemented by the bank.
Isaac Okoraformade

UPDATED: President Buhari appoints CBN Deputy Gov as AMCON chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Edward Lametek Adamu as the new chairman of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON)
Dangote Refinery will implement local content capacity policy - NCDMB

Dangote Refinery will implement local content capacity policy – NCDMB

NCDMB is optimistic that Dangote Refinery will boost local content policy with its 650,000 barrels per day project under construction.
transactions over 5million, Buhari

Nigeria’s Buhari wants MDAs to publicly disclose transactions above N5 million  

Muhammadu Buhari issued a directive yesterday which requires all MDAs to publicly disclose any transaction that is N5 million and above.
New FIRS boss, Nigerians react following the end of Fowler’s reign as FIRS boss 

Tax: Buhari appoints Muhammad Nami as FIRS boss

President Buhari decided against extending the tenure of Babatunde Fowler as the chairman Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).
Atedo Peterside shares throwback picture of pioneer Stanbic IBTC staff members

Atedo Peterside shares throwback picture of pioneer Stanbic IBTC staff members

Nigerian businessman and former Group Chairman of Stanbic IBTC, Atedo Peterside, yesterday shared a throwback picture of the pioneer staff members who worked with him...
FG owing road contractors N306 billion as public transport owners back toll gate

FG owing road contractors N306 billion as public transport owners back toll gate 

Contractors working on the federal road projects are being owed N306 billion by the Federal Government. 
FIRS New Chairman

Ex-FIRS boss, Babatunde Fowler reacts to President Buhari not renewing his tenure 

Babatunde Fowler, the immediate past Executive Chairman of FIRS, has reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision not to retain him.
Chinese company investment plans for Nigeria

Chinese company discloses investment plan for Nigeria 

China has continued to take advantage of Nigeria’s growing economic potential, as ZKTeco disclosed its plan to invest in the country. 
Power Liquidity Crisis: FG to commence disbursements of N600bn intervention fund 

Power Liquidity Crisis: FG to commence disbursements of N600bn intervention fund 

The Federal Government will start disbursing N600 billion to key operators in the power sector very soon.
Nigerian Economy: Solution To Fixing Buharinomics

Nigerian businesses rank “unclear economic laws” as top business constraints

Companies also expect the Naira to appreciate in the current month, next month and next twelve months.
China’s 3-5-2 policy to phase out foreign tech, will scale-up Zinox, Omatek if FG adopts 

China’s 3-5-2 policy to phase out foreign tech will scale-up Zinox, Omatek if FG...

China has resolved to remove all foreign software and computer equipment from its government offices and public institutions.
AMCON takes over Cedar Oil & Gas

N29 billion debt: AMCON appoints new Receiver, takes over Cedar Oil & Gas

AMCON takes over another company Cedar Oil & Gas
WhatsApp stops service to older phone operating systems  

WhatsApp to stop service on phones with older operating systems  

Facebook-owned WhatsApp has disclosed it will restrict its services from running on apple phones with IOS operating systems lower than IOS 7.
Shell wants oil spillage case tried in Nigeria, but victims say no, UK court ruling affects acquisition of Shell’s oil block by Governor Wike 

UK court ruling affects acquisition of Shell’s oil block by Governor Wike 

The attempt by Rivers State Government to acquire a stake in a mining lease located in the oil mining concession OML 11 operated by Shell. 
How importation is killing SMEs – FG 

How importation is killing SMEs – FG 

The FG has decried the rate at which metal products are imported into the country, saying it is killing Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs).
FIRS New Chairman

Meet Muhammad M. Nami, FIRS new chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Muhammad M. Nami, as the new Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).
Nigeria adopts EITI for extractive industries stakeholders

As Nigeria adopts EITI for extractive industries stakeholders, here’s your need to know 

Later this week, NEITI will launch a register that will detail the full information of owners of oil and gas companies in the country.  
Over 100 million Nigerians earn less N700 daily - UK’s EFInA  

Over 100 million Nigerians earn less N700 daily – UK’s EFInA  

The United Kingdom’s Enhancing Financial Innovation and Access (EFInA) has disclosed that over 100 million Nigerians earn less than N700 per day. 
PMI: Nigeria’s manufacturing sector gains momentum in November 

PMI: Nigeria’s manufacturing sector gains momentum in November 

Nigeria’s manufacturing sector has continued to gain momentum as it rallied to build on the growth recorded in the third quarter of 2019.
debt, judicial intervention, AMCON, seeks partnership with ICPC, Liquidate Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria – CBN, NDIC, Ernst & Young , NASS pledges support to AMCON on debt recovery, AMCON: Peculiar Nigerian problems reasons for failure in aviation , These are the sad reasons Nigerian airlines struggle and fail 

These are the sad reasons Nigerian airlines struggle and fail 

The CEO of AMCON, Mr Ahmed Kuru, has listed out the factors responsible for the failure of airlines in Africa’s largest economy.
Debt profile: MAN raises concerns over Nigeria's rising figures

Debt profile: MAN raises concerns over Nigeria’s rising figures

Manufacturers in Nigeria have disclosed that President Buhari's request for more loan to fund the 2020 budget is a serious source of concern.
Prestige Assurance makes new appointments 

Prestige Assurance appoints new Managing Director

Prestige Assurance Plc has appointed Sarberswar Sahoo as its new Managing Director following the expiration of Dr Balla Swamy’s tenure.
CBN: Unconventional monetary policies needed to grow and diversify the economy  

CBN: Unconventional monetary policies needed to grow and diversify the economy  

The CBN has disclosed that the need to grow and diversify the country’s economy led to the adoption of its unconventional monetary policy.  
FIRS, VAT, Tax, Dangote, FHC faults FIRS using banks as tax agents , FIRS boss, Babatunde Fowler’s tenure ends, replacement disclosed 

Uncertainty over FIRS boss reappointment, as his tenure ends 

The tenure of Babatunde Fowler as the Chairman of the FIRS ended last weekend and his special adviser has been announced as his replacement.
Internet World Stats, Nigerian Communications Commission remittance, Network operators in Nigeria, Telecoms companies in Nigeria, MTN Nigeria, Airtel Africa, Globacom data, 9mobile court case, Top 10 states in Nigeria with the highest Internet subscribers , Telecommunications: The bright spot in a fragile economy

Telecommunications: The bright spot in a fragile economy

The positive momentum in Nigeria’s telecommunications sector continued into the month of October.