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3.6m Passengers Traveled Through Nigerian Airports In Q4 Of 2017

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says 3.6 million air passengers traveled to or from Nigerian airports in the fourth quarter of 2017. The NBS…

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Senate summons British coy over $3.3b oil deal

The Senate Committee on Local Content has summoned a British firm, BP Oil International Limited over a $3.3 billion pre-financing crude oil deal that may…

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Fuel Shortage Hits Lagos BRT Depots, Passengers Stranded

Hundreds of passengers were stranded at various bus terminus in Lagos on Thursday due to fuel shortage at Lagos BRT depots. Many passengers were seeing…

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FG reveals number of high-profile tax evaders

The federal government yesterday disclosed that it has identified a new batch of over 130,000 high net worth individuals and companies with potential tax underpayments….

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Stock Market Trading Sustains Growth With 0.22%

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market indicators on Tuesday sustained growth for the second trading day, growing by 0.22 per cent. The market capitalisation rose…

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VAIDS: We Have Data On Nigerians With Hidden Assets

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Tuesday, declared that the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) has given the Federal Government access…

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Zenith Bank Partners Facebook and Mastercard to Pioneer QR Payments on Facebook Messenger

Foremost Nigerian Financial Institution, Zenith Bank Plc has confirmed that it is in a strategic partnership with Facebook and Twitter to launch a Masterpass QR…

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Nigeria has lost United States’ oil export market forever – Kachikwu

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has stated that Nigeria has forever lost the United States as a major market of…

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NSE Resumes With 1.49% Growth

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) resumed on Monday with a growth of 1.49 per cent, as predicted by market analysts. The All-Share Index rose by…

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Dangote inaugurates multi-billion-naira rice processing plant in Jigawa

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote on Thursday laid a foundation stone for the construction of a multi-billion Naira rice processing mill in Hadin, Jigawa state. …

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Nigeria’s economy attracted $12.2b investment in 2017 – NBS

Reports from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revealed that as at the end of 2017, the economy attracted a total capital inflow of $12.2…

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We’ll Disgrace Tax Evaders After March 31

The Minister of Finance , Mrs Kemi Adeosun has called on tax invaders or those who have not declared their income or pay taxes accordingly…

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Google launches new search engine for job seekers

Search engine giant, Google has unveiled a new job search experience designed to help job seekers find employment opportunities. Unveiling the feature in Lagos, Google’s…

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Dangote’s Investment In Lekki Free Zone Will Earn Nigeria N8trn Annually

Investment of the Dangote Group in the Lekki Free Zone, Lagos will earn Nigeria N8 trillion annually, President, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote disclosed on…

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BoI grants N1.5bn direct funding to 28 businesses

The Bank of Industry (Bol) has granted N1.5 billion direct funding to over 28 businesses to boost their growth and Nigeria’s economy in general. This…

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Cryptocurrencies: CBN Warns Nigerians

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has again cautioned Nigerians to be wary of investments in cryptocurrency as they are virtual currencies that are not…

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Petroleum marketers to commence building $3bn refinery

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) is set to commence work on its proposed $3 billion (N1.08 trillion) refinery in two states of…

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GTB predicts 2.8% economy growth rate in 2018

Guarantee Trust Bank (GTB) analysts have predicted economy growth rate of between 2.3 per cent and 2.8 per cent in 2018. The bank in its…

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BOI has committed N20b to SMIs expansion

The Managing Director, Bank of Industry, Mr. Olukayode Pitan has revealed that the Bank has disbursed about N18b out of the N20b intervention fund meant…

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FG launches 20 years transmission plan, targets 10,000MW capacity by 2020

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has launched a 20-year Transmission Master Plan that targets a wheeling capacity of 10,000 megawatts (MW) of electricity by…

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