nigeria

Nigeria To Send Back Illegally Imported Genetically Modified Maize

The National Biosafety Management Agency, NBMA, said it has, in conjunction with the Nigerian Customs Service, ordered that the genetically modified (GM) maize consignment...
inflation

Inflation drops to 15.91 in October – NBS

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures inflation increased by 15.91 percent (year-on-year) in October 2017, lower than the rate recorded in September (15.98)...
textile

Adeosun, foreign firm hold talks on textile industry

. Set to establish weaving mills, othersDutch textile and design company, Vlisco Group, on Tuesday, held a high-level discussion with the Honourable Minister of...
total

DMO: Total public stands at N20.373trn … as domestic debt grows to 76.96%

The total public debt stock, comprising the Federal Government, states and Federal Capital Territory, stood at N20.373 trillion, as at September 30, 2017, showing...
senate

$5.5bn loan: Senate gives Buhari nod

The Senate on Tuesday approved a $5.5 billion external loan request by President Muhammadu Buhari. The president had in a letter on Tuesday, October 10,...
venezuela

S&P’s declares Venezuela in partial default

Standard & Poor’s declared Venezuela in “selective default” on Monday, after it failed to make $200 million in payments on its global bonds, becoming...
electricity

FG recovers $64m electricity debt from Int’l customers

The Federal Government on Monday, announced that it had recovered 64.6 million dollars electricity debt from its international customers. Minster of Power, Works and Housing,...
nddc

We’ll partner states to enhance development- NDDC

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has re-stated its commitment to collaborate with state governments in the Niger Delta in the efforts to quicken...
amcon

AMCON donates relief materials to IDP camps in Borno

Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) yesterday in Biu Local Government Area of Borno State, commenced the second tranche of the distribution of educational...
Adesola Afolabi

Stock market crashes by N124bn as investor’s book profit

Following two consecutive profitable sessions recorded on the equities segment of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, Investors, Tuesday embarked on a profit taking that sent...