CBN’s moves on forex to boost economy

CBN has made moves to strengthen the naira currency to boost domestic manufacturing and lift the economy out of recession caused by the slump...

Women can fill manufacturing’s skills gap – Lafarge CCEO

The Country Chief Executive Officer, Lafarge Africa, Mr. Michel Puchercos, says women currently represent the largest number of untapped talent in the manufacturing sector.Puchercos,...

Govt urge to employ low-cost options funding of N75trn ERGP

The Federal Government has been urged to explore low-cost options of funding its just-launched N75.03 trillion Economic Recovery & Growth Plan (ERGP), to avoid...

Dangote belief in Nigeria economy unshaken

President, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has said his belief in Nigeria economic potential remains unshaken just as President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with Africa’s...

FIRS realizes N3.3 trillion tax revenue in 2016

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) realized N3.30 trillion tax revenue for the nation’s coffers. Executive Chairman of the FIRS Mr. Tunde Fowler made this...

Nigeria’s external remittances drop by 10% in 2016

The nation contraction in several countries of the world took a toll on global remittances as the World Bank, Thursday, reported that fund transfers to...

Sport betting subscribers doubled up due to recession – Operator

Sports betting and lottery operators said on Monday that they were experiencing boost in their businesses as more people now patronise them. Some of...

FG to revive textile industry with N51 billion

The Federal Government has set aside the sum of N51bn in this year’s budget to promote the development of the garment and textile industry...

China is confident economy grew 6.7 pct in 2016

China is confident to have reached an economic growth of 6.7 percent in 2016, within a targeted range set earlier in the year, Vice...

BUA Group to expand cement share with 10 million tonnes

BUA Group has unveiled plans to expand its cement market share with 10 million metric tonnes by 2018.At the company’s yearly customers’ forum and...

Edo state launches Agripreneurship pilot scheme

Edo State Government has launched the pilot scheme of the Agripreneurship Programme in Sobe, Owan West Local Government area of Edo state as part...

Buhari request details of assets recovered so far by EFCC, CBN,...

President Muhammadu Buhari has queried the Ibrahim Magu led Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC over recoveries of looted funds from Nigerians and organisations. Also...

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