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CBN issues N847.4 billion treasury bills for Q1 2020

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has published its Treasury Bills programme for January–March 2020, indicating that it planned to raise about ₦847.4 billion in cash. The…

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Mr Biggs rebrands, launches new model restaurants across Nigeria

Mr. Bigg’s has launched a new model restaurant across different states of the country to improve customer service experience with emphasis on pleasure and convenience of…

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CCNN utilising inorganic growth against Dangote Cement with Obu cement merger approval

The Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN) has received the approval of its shareholders to merge with Obu Cement Plc as it continues to apply inorganic growth to compete against Dangote…

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PenCom: Constitute a board, NASS and pension operators tell FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria has been urged by the Pension Fund Operators Association of Nigeria (PenOp) and the National Assembly, to constitute a board for the…

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Yuletide: FG makes arrangement for air travelers

Arrangements have been put in place for the festive period as the Federal Government has granted some African airlines permission to operate additional flights. The approval is…

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N19.9 billion disbursed to petty traders under GEEP, says BOI

Not less than N19.9 billion has been disbursed so far to petty traders by the Federal Government under the Government Enterprise Empowerment Programme (GEEP). This is according to…

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Fluctuations of oil price threatening Nigerian content development — NNPC

The Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has shared his concerns about the persistent fluctuations in crude oil price. According to him, it was…

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Further oil production cut required to keep oil price above $40 in 2020

New oil production cuts must be announced by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies (OPEC+) to keep oil price above $40 per barrel. According…

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MTN’s parent company faults regulator’s recommendation for data price reduction

Earlier this week, South Africa’s Competition Commission released a report which observed that the cost of data in the country has become too high. In a bid…

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Ford turns McDonald’s coffee waste to headlamps’ cases, other parts

Ford is set to combat climate change as it recycles old coffee waste sourced from McDonald’s into auto parts. The American automaker is expected to take…

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Davido and Cardi B to release ‘Fall remix’ ?

It appears, Davido might have just scored another massive collaboration with an American superstar. Yesterday, American singer, Cardi B was on a plane to Nigeria….

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Jedidiah Ogunleye, the mother of Simi calls out Adekunle Gold over unpaid bride price (photo)

Jedidiah Ogunleye, the mother of singer, Simi took to Instagram to call out her son-in-law, Adekunle Gold over unpaid dowry. It all began when Adekunle…

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Edo Speaker declares 12 seats vacant, gives reason

The Speaker of Edo House of Assembly, Francis Okiye, on Wednesday, has declared vacant the seats of 12 members-elect for deliberately refusing to present their…

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Orji Uzor Kalu sentenced to 12 years jail over N7.2bn fraud

Former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu was on Thursday found guilty of N7.2 billion fraud by a Federal High Court sitting in…

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Court issues 24-hour ultimatum to DSS to release Sowore

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to release Omoyele Sowore, Convener, #RevolutionNow Protest, within 24 hours. Justice…

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Court to DSS: Transfer El-Zakzaky, wife to correctional centre

A Kaduna state high court sitting has ordered that the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and his wife be transferred…

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Igbo cannot make presidency alone – Rochas Okorocha

Rochas Okorocha, the Imo West Senator has declared that the South East alone can’t make themselves President in 2023. The Senator disclosed this while addressing…

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Photo News: Pipeline explosion hits Lagos, one dead

A pipeline explosion has been recorded at the back of Diamond Estate, along Isheri/Lasu -Igando Road, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, with one person burnt to death….

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Russian wants to continue cooperation with Saudi

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told his Saudi counterpart, on Thursday, that their two countries should continue cooperating, Russia’s Energy Ministry said on Twitter. Novak…

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Angela Okorie Comes Under Fire for Dissing #BBNaija Tacha

Angela Okorie is catching a lot of flak on social media for dissing Tacha Akide. Drama started when the actress took to her Instagram to…

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