Category : Business

Stop using unregistered SIM cards, NCC warns telecoms consumers 

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  The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has warned telecommunications consumers on the dangers of  using unregistered SIM cards. The warning came yesterday at the 37th edition of Consumer Town Hall meeting in Epe,  … Read more

Ocean & Cargo Terminal wins Warri Port concession with $25.5m bid

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Rotimi Amaechi, Transport Minister The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has announced Ocean and Cargo Terminal Services Limited as the preferred bidder for Terminal B Warri Old Port in Delta State. … Read more

EIB, AfDB to strengthen Nigeria’s agric lending with $70m

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  The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have agreed to support the creation of new Development Bank of Nigeria to strengthen lending for business and agriculture … Read more

NEITI secretariat moves to Asokoro

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The Nigeria Extractive Industries and Transparency Initiative (NEITI) wishes to inform its multi-stakeholders, governments, companies, civil society and the general public that it has moved its Secretariat to Asokoro with … Read more

Fresh crisis looms as NASS moves to reject Buhari’s N4.2trn bonds

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Indications have emerged that fresh crisis may loom between the presidency and the executive as senators are poised to reject the request of President Muhammadu Buhari for the approval of … Read more

 FG, States, LGs share N647bn

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…FAAC, NNPC to reconcile oil revenue figures The federal government and the other two tiers of government have shared the sum of N647. 390 billion. The sum represented federation revenue … Read more

Rice farmers want effective policy banning rice importation

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The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, Oyo state chapter, has stressed the need for the Federal Government to sustain and make effective, policy banning importation of rice. The Association’s Chairman, … Read more

Banks borrowed N27.46tr from CBN in six months – Report

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  Total loans secured by commercial banks from the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN, stood at N27.46 trillion in six months, the CBN’s half year report on financial sector performances … Read more

Brent crude futures rise toward $80pb on Mid East tension

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Oil prices rose on Monday with international Brent crude futures opening above 70 dollars per barrel for the first time since January. Prices were lifted by expectations that OPEC-leader Saudi … Read more

N1.6bn NUJ Pen Jewel Estate: Council recommends EFCC actions

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..Cancels MoU with initiators over sharp practices The Congress of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), Lagos council, has cancelled the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by the erstwhile Chairman and … Read more