Ships & Ports

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele.

Emefiele leads International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has been elected as the Chairman of the International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM)....

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Unemployment rate rises to 13. 9 % – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the country’s unemployment rate has risen from 13.3 per cent in the 2nd quarter to 13.9 per cent in the 3rd quarter of...

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Naira falls, as dollar scarcity worsens

The Naira on Friday fell at the parallel market as dollar scarcity worsened ahead of the Christmas season.The Nigerian currency exchanged at N487 to a dollar, from N485...

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FG silence on foreign exchange policy worrisome – LCCI

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Friday said that government’s silence on the foreign exchange policy in the 2017 budget proposal was worrisome....

Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu

Kachikwu: Nigeria gets $2b extra from oil

The agreement that Nigeria signed with joint venture partners on Thursday will increase the nation’s revenue by $2 billion per annum, according to the Minister of...

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Rice smuggling thrives in spite of ban

The smuggling of rice through the land borders has continued to thrive in Badagry area of Lagos State in spite of the Federal Government’s ban on the practice. Markets...

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NDLEA raids suspected drug dealers in Ekiti

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Ekiti State command, has raided the hideout of suspected drug dealers in the state. The State Commander of the agency,...

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Praise as FG lifts ban on 41 imported items

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) on Friday lauded the Federal Government’s plans to lift foreign exchange restriction on 41...

2017 budget targeted at reviving economy

The Director, Research and Consultancy, Kano State Chamber of Commerce, Mines, Industry and Agriculture (KACCIMA), Alhaji Aliyu Mustapha, says the 2017 budget is...

Tramadol: Customs reluctant to position 39 containers for inspection

Customs urges Nigerians to embrace exportation to boost forex

The Controller of Tin-Can Island Port 2 Customs Command, Alhaji Abdulkadir Dalhatu, has urged Nigerians to embrace the business of exportation in order to boost foreign...

China okays $6bn for airport expansion

Romance with Taiwan threatens Nigeria’s $29b loan

Angry over Nigeria’s continued recognition of Taiwan as a sovereign nation, China may withhold part of the $29.9 billion loans on which Nigeria partly pins its hope of...

Trains halted for third day in UK rail strike

Trains on key commuter routes in southern England were cancelled for a third day Friday due to a bitter dispute affecting hundreds of thousands of passengers. Talks...