2017 budget: FG to delay green bond sale

The Federal Government will delay the issuance of green bond until the 2017 budget has been passed, the Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim...

Stallion farms to produce 1.5 million tonnes of rice yearly

Stallion Popular Farms and Mills Limited has assured Nigerians of an annual increase in locally cultivated rice from 450, 000 metric tonnes to 1.5million...

Kaduna doesn’t share public funds like N’Assembly: Gov

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, on Thursday reacted to the allegation by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, that...

Nigeria to resuscitate FMBN with N500bn for easy accessibility

The Nigeria Government says it has provided N500 billion to resuscitate the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) to make mortgage facilities easily available...

Exclusive: WFP funds to IDPs could dry up in weeks –...

The United Nations' World Food Programme could in a few weeks run out of funding to feed millions living on the brink of famine...

Capital expenditure consumes ₦2.24 trillion off 2017 budget

The newly approved 2017 budget has projected capital expenditure at ₦2.24 trillion, while total Federal Government of Nigeria expenditure stood at ₦7.44 trillion, report...

Combined wealth of five Nigerians can end poverty: Oxfam

Oxfam International on Wednesday in Abuja unveiled its 'Inequality in Nigeria' report, which revealed the harsh economic reality in a country where 112 million...

NNPC to sign $6bn worth of products for swaps

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation is in the final stage of signing $6bn worth of deals to exchange more than 300,000 barrels per day...

Jumia admits smartphone promotes e-commerce in Nigeria

CEO, Jumia Nigeria, Juliet Anammah, has underscored the place of smartphone use in the expansion of the electronic or e-commerce ecosystem in the country.In...

Osinbajo signs 3 Executive orders to ease businesses in Nigeria

Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has, yesterday, approves three executive orders which are all aimed at improving private and government’s business operations in the...

Detailed Executive Orders: 24-hour operations at ports, among others

Details of the Executive Orders signed by Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo have emerged revealing a number of decisive policies formulated to ensure the...

Nigeria’s inflation rate drops 17.24 per cent in April

Latest reports from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released yesterday in Abuja has revealed that Nigeria’s inflation rate further declined by 0.02 per...

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