Helpline Foundation has disclosed plans to engage widows in agriculture, as part of the foundation’s empowerment and self-sufficiency program.
Founder of the foundation, Jumai Ahmadu, disclosed this during the routine presentation of several household items, including food and clothing to [...]
The MD/CEO, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC, Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim (centre), assisted by Executive Director Operations, Prince Aghatise Erediauwa (R) and Director Finance, Ms. Diana Okonta (L) making presentation during the NDIC's 2016 budget defence before the House Committee o [...]
As the latest tariff increase by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, continues to generate intense debate and protest, the Acting Chief Executive Officer of the commission, Dr Anthony Akah, says electricity must be properly priced.
Akah, who made his view on the tariff increas [...]
The Federal Government has signed N2.17bn ($11million) deal with the Japanese Government for an emergency improvement of electricity supply facilities around Abuja.
Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma, who signed on behalf of the Nigerian government, said the electricity s [...]
The Central Bank of Nigeria has given reasons for its several interventions in the real sector of the economy, saying ‘Central banking’s responsibilities, now transcends the orthodox responsibilities of monetary activities to developmental activities.’
Defending the over N1.3t [...]
Nigeria has witnessed a 0.79percent drop in its teledensity in December 2015, resulting from the visible drop in the number of active customers in the nation’s telecommunications industry.
According to the latest Monthly Subscriber Data from the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, th [...]
Worried about the increased demand for foreign exchange for payment of schools fees and medical bills abroad, the Central Bank of Nigeria and commercial banks in the country have said they would no longer issue forex for such demands.
The latest decision which brings the list of prohibited item [...]
L-R: Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Mr. Tunde Fowler, Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello during the 2016 FIRS corporate strategy retreat in Abuja
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