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Work Resumes as Eid-el-Maulud Holiday ends

Workers are expected back at their work places today after the country observed a one day holiday in commemoration of Eid-el-Maulud, the birthday of Prophet Mohammed. Faithful offered prayers earlier...

Minimum Wage: No Going Back on Nationwide Strike-Says TUC

The Trade Union Congress has insisted that the organised labour would commence strike from early hours of Thursday, September. 27, following Federal Government’s failure to honour its ultimatum on the...

U.S. banking sector reports $62 billion profit in third quarter

The banking sector in the U.S. has reported a combined profit of 62 billion dollars in the third quarter of 2018. The profit is up by 29.3 per cent from...

Nigeria’s infrastructure deficit will hit 878 billion dollars by 2040

The Securities and Exchange Commission says Nigeria’s infrastructure deficit will hit 878 billion dollars by 2040 and called for active utilization of green bond for infrastructural gap. The Commission’s Acting...

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 with Russia and to Canada’s...

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...

PENCOM to inaugurate micro pension scheme in 2019

The Acting Director-General, National Pension Commission (PENCOM), Aisha Dahir-Umar, says the Commission had released framework and guidelines for Micro-Pension Scheme to take off   in first quarter of next year. Dahir-Umar,...

Naira gains against dollar at investor’s window

The Naira on Wednesday gained 70 kobo to exchange at N364.15 to the dollar at the investor’s window, the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports. It traded at N364.22 to the...

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...

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...
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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...