Buhari’s reforms positively impacted the economy – Udoma


The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma, has said the Nigerian economy is on the right path, insisting that most policies initiated by the current administration are stirring the economy towards an upward trajectory.

He said this is evident in the very posi [...]

Sun, 03 June 2018

Forex sale: CBN assess banks’ compliance


Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, recently paid an unannounced visit to some banks in Abuja, to assess the level of compliance to the CBN’s new directive on forex sale to travellers.

The apex bank had issued a directive to all deposit money banks [...]

Sun, 03 June 2018

Adeosun: 2018 Budget, we will change our priorities


The federal government has said it will have to realign its priorities in the 2018 budget, so as to reduce the negative impact the delay in the implementation of budget could have on the economy.

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, who stated this while responding to questions [...]

Sun, 03 June 2018

22% retirement funds invested in money market – NBS


Approximately 22percent of Retirement Savings Accounts, RSAs, of retirees under the Contributory Pension Scheme are invested in local money market and bank securities, in the first quarter of 2018.

The National Bureau of Statistics in its Pension Assets and Membership Data for the [...]

Sun, 03 June 2018

Currency swap deal: CBN to release framework this week

The Central Bank of Nigeria will this week, release the framework that will guide the implementation of the currency swap deal between Nigeria and China.

CBN governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, made this known while speaking to journalists after the Monetary Policy Committee meeting held at the apex [...]

Fri, 25 May 2018

Estimated billing: new investors get approval for metering

Twenty two firms recently got the nod to procure and install meters for customers under the Meter Assets Providers MAP, arrangement the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission have disclosed.

The Commission hopes that the latest development will put an end to the years of estimated billing o [...]

Fri, 25 May 2018

Nigeria can develop its infrastructure from transport sector – Bello

The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers Council, NSC, Bar. Hassan Bello, has with the right streamlining of Nigeria’s transportation system and ports processes, the country does not need oil revenue to develop, as needed revenue will be generated through transportation.

Bello stated th [...]

Fri, 25 May 2018


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