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Non availability of Forex killing Nigeria’s textile industry, NTMA

The Nigerian Textile Manufacturers’ Association (NTMA) has warned that the industry would face extinction unless the Central Bank of Nigeria would allow manufacturers...

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Niger Delta: FG’ll not play politics with development, Usani

  Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Usani,  on Monday said the Buhari-led Federal Government will not play politics but will be sincere about providing...

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NPA, BudgIT sign deal on budget implementation

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with BudgIT Information Technology Network to open up its budget for the public. The General...

Inflation

Inflation: Housing, electricity prices push rate to 18.3%, NBS

  The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Monday released the Consumer Price Index which measures inflation rate with the index rising from 17.9 per cent in...

DMO to devise green bond issuance programme - Minister

Nigeria to sell N95bn in bonds next week – DMO

Nigeria plans to sell N95bn ($301.8m) of bonds on November 16, the Debt Management Office (DMO)  said on Friday. The office said it would sell N35bn of a bond maturing...

Corps member feared dead in boat mishap in Bayelsa community

A National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member is feared drowned in a boat accident on Thursday in Okpotuwari Community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa....

OPEC seeks stable oil prices - President

Nigeria records increased oil output ahead OPEC production cut talks

OPEC said Friday that it pumped oil at record levels last month even though the cartel aims to agree a production cut in less than three weeks in an effort to boost...

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Senate passes Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service 2016 Bill

    The Senate on Thursday, passed a Bill for the establishment of the Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service 2016. The Bill sponsored by Sen. Abdullahi...

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DSS raids BDCs, arrests dealers selling above N400

Bureau de Change operators have been forced to fix sales of foreign currencies such as dollar, pounds and euros for fear of sanctions by anti-graft agencies and the...

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FG will not revoke power sector contracts, Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Raji Fashola, on Thursday said the Federal Government would not revoke the privatisation of the nation’s power sector....

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Niger Delta: FG moves to end pipeline bombings, arms proliferation

The Federal Government has set up a committee to liaise with stakeholders in the Niger Delta region to end the bombing of pipelines and the proliferation of small arms...

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NNPC stops kerosene importation

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has stopped the importation of Dual Purpose Kerosene into the country for three months running, its latest financial...