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SEEDAN urges FG to clear N10.4bn GES Scheme debt

The Seed Entrepreneurs Association of Nigeria (SEEDAN) has called on the Federal Government to clear the outstanding N10.4 billion owed its members that participated in the 2014/2015 Growth Enhancement...

PPPRA: FG has no plans to increases the price of petrol

The Executive Secretary, Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA), Abdulkadir Saidu, says the Federal Government has no plans to increase the price of Premium Motor Spirit known as petrol. Saidu...

Osinbajo: Nigeria has become an investment destination of choice

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has told German investors that Nigeria is a leading investment destination for potential and serious investors and the business opportunities are abundant and increasing. Osinbajo spoke...

NBS: Nigeria’s GDP grew by 1.81 per cent in the third quarter of...

The National Bureau of Statistics says the nation’s Gross Domestic Product, (GDP) grew by 1.81 per cent (year-on-year) in real terms in the third quarter of 2018. The bureau disclosed...

UNFAO: Africa will require seven-billion dollars for annual rice imports by 2020

The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organisation is predicting that Africa will require the sum of seven-billion dollars for its annual rice imports by the year 2020. The Officer-In-Charge of the...

Maize Growers seeks govt. intervention on procurement of implements

Maize Growers, Processors and Marketers Association of Nigeria, Oyo state chapter has called on the Federal Government to make farming implements available for its members for optimal productivity. Mr Israel...

Dollar appreciates marginally after biggest weekly loss in three-months

The dollar consolidated losses today after posting its biggest weekly drop in more than three months last week as weak U.S. data undercut expectations of more interest rate increases...

Thirty-six ships with various products expected at Lagos

Nigeria ports Authority (NPA) says it is expecting thirty-six ships to bring in petroleum products, food and other goods from December 10 to December 29, at Apapa and Tin...

WEF: Corruption costs at least 2.6 trillion dollars

The World Economic Forum estimates that corruption costs at least 2.6 trillion dollars an equivalent of about five-percent of global gross domestic product. In a press statement to mark the...

DAPPMA suspends plans to shutdown depots across the country

The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association, DAPPMA has suspended its planned shutdown of depots across the country from loading petroleum products effective from 12-midnight on Sunday, December 9. The...
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PMB promises his supporters reward for hard work and loyalty

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured his supporters that their handwork and loyalty would be adequately rewarded. Buhari gave the assurance in Abuja while delivering a...

PMB to present the 2019 Appropriation Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly, requesting to present the 2019 Appropriation Bill to a Joint Session of the lawmakers on...

I.E.A. global oil market could move into deficit sooner thanks to OPEC’s

The International Energy Agency, I.E.A., has warned that the global oil market could move into deficit sooner than expected thanks to OPEC’s output agreement...