$7 billion cashew export target may derail, says NCAN

National Cashew Association of Nigeria, NCAN, has warned that unless something urgent was done to address the leadership crisis rocking the association, the Federal...

Communities demand relocation of ExxonMobil’s HQ to Akwa Ibom

Communities hosting ExxonMobil crude oil exploration and production activities in Akwa Ibom State are demanding the relocation of the company’s headquarters from Lagos to...

Olam to educate 10,000 farmers on best poultry practices

With a combined capacity of 720,000 metric tonnes of poultry feed annually, Olam’s facilities will directly address a significant supply gap for poultry meat...

Fidelity Bank celebrates anniversary of Export Management Programme

Fidelity Bank Plc, is set to celebrate the first anniversary of its highly regarded Export Management Programme (EMP).Launched in 2016, the EMP is a...

GTBank to thrill SMEs in fashion, others at Fashion Weekend event

The Guaranty Trust Bank Plc says the Small and Medium-scale Enterprises in the fashion industry as well as fashion lovers across the globe will...

Lagos state pension administration gets digitalized

The Lagos State Government has said that it will improve its pension administration system through the use of technology to serve its retirees better.The...

Air Peace invests ₦350m to boost peace and ethnic harmony

Chairman of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema, has announced the investment of over ₦350 million in the provision of non-violence skills training for 45...

Oil marketers may fire workers over FG’s ₦720bn debt – PENGASSAN

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria has alleged that oil marketers may have concluded plans to sack their workers if...

National Assembly fix deadline for submission of 2018 budget

Nigeria's 2018 Appropriation Bill will be submitted to the National Assembly in October, the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters...

Nigeria’s Inflation index drops to 16.01 pct

The Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics on Friday released the Consumer Price Index report, which measures inflation, with the rate dropping year-on-year from 16.05...

CBN urges Nigerians to invest in FG’s ₦100 billion sukuk

The Nigeria's Central Bank urged citizens to take advantage of the sovereign sukuk being offered by the Federal Government in order to support the...

Oil dips as markets firm on rising refinery demand

Oil prices dipped early on Monday but remained near multi-month highs reached late last week as the count of U.S. rigs drilling for new...

World stocks fall after North Korea launch missile

World stocks were mostly lower on Friday after North Korea launched another missile and as central banks continued to point to tighter monetary policy...

CBN plans to sell ₦917.1 billion Treasury-bills in 3-months

Nigeria's Central Bank (CBN) has revealed plans to sell ₦917.1 billion worth of treasury bills in the next three months ending November 30. The...

Market appreciates by ₦70 billion as 22 stocks fall

The Nigerian equities market advanced by ₦70 billion at the close of trading on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Thursday notwithstanding...

Prices on NSE may trade around, above current level in H2:...

Investment analysts in the capital market have said that prices on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, may trade around current levels and even higher...

What is Stamp Duty and why do we have to pay...

Nairametric define Stamp Duties as taxes paid to the Federal or State Government on documents such as Conveyances on sale, Bills of Exchange, Promissory...

28 pct adults find it impossible to enjoy holiday without alcohol:...

More than a quarter (28%) of adults find it “impossible” to enjoy a holiday without alcohol, according to a new study.The survey by travel...

100 pct hike on data, calls is inevitable: analysis

The rapidly declining average revenue per user (ARPU) for voice calls, continued constraint on access to foreign exchange (forex), government policy, naira devaluation, revenue...

Nigeria, South Africa need more growth to cut joblessness

A surge in agriculture has helped lift Africa’s biggest economies out of their slumps, but the recovery may be weak.Gross domestic product in Nigeria,...
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Buhari joins other world leaders at 72nd UNGA

President Muhammadu Buhari left Abuja on Sunday for New York, to join other world leaders at the 72nd Session of the United Nations General...

Progress in fight against global poverty, but more work remains: Bill...

Great progress has been made since 1990 in alleviating global poverty, but much remains to be done, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation said...

Togo panel approves bill to revamp constitution, presidential term limit

A parliamentary panel in Togo on Friday approved a controversial bill to revamp the constitution and introduce a presidential term limit, after days of...

Buhari leaves for 72nd UN General Assembly on Sunday

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Nigeria for New York on Sunday to attend the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA...

Military declares ‘People of Biafra’ a terrorist organisation

Nigeria's Defence Headquarters today declared the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) a militant terrorist organisation.Director, Defence Information, Major-General John Enenche, in a statement on...

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