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  • ‘Nigeria May Be Key Brexit Trade Ally’
  • The Chairman of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC), Lord Marland of Odstock, has said it was time for the UK to set up a post-Brexit trading zone, with Nigeria, Singapore and Malaysia offering maj[...]
  • Date Posted:: 14/Feb/2018
  • Naira Closes at 363/dollar as CBN Sells $536m
  • The naira closed at 363 per United States dollar at the parallel market on Monday despite the sale of the sum of $536m on Friday and Monday by the Central Bank of Nigeria. The naira closed at 363/dollar on Friday. Spec[...]
  • Date Posted:: 13/Feb/2018
  • Why Nigerians are Not Feeling Budgets’ Impact —Expert
  • The structure of the country’s budgeting system whereby huge amount of money is allocated to recurrent spending and debt servicing has been identified as a major reason why Nigerians are not feeling the impact of b[...]
  • Date Posted:: 13/Feb/2018
  • Business, Professional Ethics on the Economic Growth in Nige...
  • In the course of my work as Commissioner for Lagos State Ministry of Establishments, Training, and Pensions, I have come to appreciate, more than ever before, the importance of business and professional ethics for both e[...]
  • Date Posted:: 12/Feb/2018
  • FG Unveils New Incentives for Non-oil Exporters
  • …Exporters to get paid before shipment The Federal Government has rolled out a new set of incentives that will guarantee payment for exporters before shipment and stakeholders are confident it will boost non-oil[...]
  • Date Posted:: 12/Feb/2018
  • 152 million Nigerians Live on Less Than $2/day –AfDB
  •  About 152 million Nigerians live on less than $2 a day, representing about 80 per cent of the country’s estimated 190 million population, the African Development Bank has said. According to the AfDB, which s[...]
  • Date Posted:: 06/Feb/2018
  • Nigeria may Lose N500 Billion Yearly to New Cargo Policy
  • The Federal Government’s new policy on cargo palletisation could rob the economy of over N500 billion yearly and send importers to the ports of neighbouring countries.Palletisation is a method of storing and transp[...]
  • Date Posted:: 02/Feb/2018
  • Naira to Remain Stable as Dollar Demand Weakens
  • The naira is likely to remain stable against the United States dollar next week as demand for the greenback weakens whenever the unit trades below 360 per dollar. Foreign exchange traders said most forex users were not[...]
  • Date Posted:: 02/Feb/2018
  • Nigeria Ranked Low on Budget Transparency Index
  • Nigeria slipped into 90th place behind Zimbabwe and Afghanistan in the global Open Budget index released on Thursday. Nigeria’s score on the open budget index dipped from 24 in 2015 to 17. In Africa, Nigeria curre[...]
  • Date Posted:: 01/Feb/2018
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