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NIPP Plants Will Boost National Grid With 5,000mw Of Power – NDPHC

By Cyril Ogar The Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), operators of the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP), has presented

2021 Budget: National Carrier Gets N78bn Amid Confusion

By Cyril Ogar Despite the indefinite suspension of the new national carrier project almost three years ago, amidst the controversies

COVID 19: X-Raying Survival Of SMEs

Mariam Sanni Business activities all over the world are grounding to a halt after the outbreak of COVID-19 in China

CBN Releases Framework For Stability Of Financial System

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released the Framework for Regulatory Sandbox Operations, to ensure the

Customs Generate N118.9bn At Onne Sea Port In 2020

Mariam Sanni The Area II Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, Onne Port in Rivers, says it generated N118.9billion (N118,959,214,999.53k)

NIPP Plants Will Boost National Grid With 5,000Mw Of Power – NDPHC

Cyril Ogar The Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), operators of the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP), has presented the

2021 Budget: National Carrier Gets N78bn Amid Confusion

Cyril Ogar Despite the indefinite suspension of the new national carrier project almost three years ago, amidst the controversies that

ACCI Commends FCT Administration On Tax Harmonisation

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Abuja Chamber of Commerce (ACCI) has commended the Minister of Federal Capital Territory Administration, Alhaji Muhammad

Tackling Illicit Financial Flow, FIRS Creates New Audit Units

Mariam Sanni, Abuja In a bid to improve tax compliance and stem the tide of illicit financial flow within and

Poor Documentation Stalls N120bn FAAN Pension Funds

Charles Ebi The Association of Nigeria Aviation Professionals (ANAP) yesterday raised the alarm over how poor documentation of financial records

Senate Allay Fears Over Power Ministry’s N478m In Mortgage Bank

Yahaya Umar The Senate has raised concern over the safety of the N478m deposited by the Federal Ministry of Power

Neimeth, Ftn Cocoa, Airtel Others Emerge Best Performing Stocks In 2020

Mariam Sanni Neimeth International Pharmaceutical Plc has emerged the best performing stock in 2020 in percentage terms, appreciating by 259.68

Osinbajo Briefs Buhari On Implementation Of Economic Sustainability Plan

Maryam Sanni, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, received  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who updated him on

Endless Borrowing: FG Turns To Shareholders Dividends, Dormant Accounts

Cyril Ogar The Federal Government plans to borrow unclaimed dividends and funds in dormant account balances of Deposit Money Banks.

Mob Attack At Customs Base Claims 3 Lives

The Nigeria Customs Service, Kwara Command, has said that three persons died during a mob attack on its sector 3

Transporter Begs FG To Enhance Security On Abuja/Lafia/Makurdi Road

By Henry Ibya Makurdi An appeal has been made to the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal Government of President

NIMC Workers Dawn Tool, Stalls Registration

Cyril Ogar Staff of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) on Thursday embarked on a nationwide strike, citing poor welfare

NIN: NCC Allays Fear Of Mass Disconnection Of Telephone Lines

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has raised the alarm over false and erroneous publications making the rounds in some sections

Okowa Lauds FG’s Special Public Works Programme

Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba Delta Governor, Mr Ifeanyi Okowa on Tuesday commended the Federal Government on the commencement of the Expanded

Osinbajo briefed me on our Economic Sustainability Plan – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, January 5, took to his official Twitter handle, @MBuhari to announce his meeting with Vice

NYIF: 239 Beneficiaries Get N166 Million In Pilot Disbursement

…to scale up training this January Joel Ajayi The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development driven Nigeria Youth Investment Fund

NYIF: 239 Beneficiaries Get N166m In Pilot Disbursement

…to scale up training this January By Joel Ajayi The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development driven Nigeria Youth Investment

Cooking Gas Price Rises 20% On Weak Naira

Charles Ebi The price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, popularly known as cooking gas, sold to marketers in the country has

How Loan Defaulters Wrecked Nigerian Economy – AMCON

Charles Ebi The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria has said that loan defaulters of Deposit Money Banks who are on

In Three Months, Banks Borrowed N1.7trn From CBN

Mariam Sanni Deposit Money Banks borrowed N1.7tn from the Central Bank of Nigeria in the third quarter of 2020. The

Nigeria’s Forex Inflow Hits $21Bn In Q3

Mariam Sanni The total amount of foreign exchange inflow into the economy in the third quarter of 2020 stood at

Unexecuted Contracts, Senate Indicts NIMASA For N1.5bn Payment

Cyril Ogar The Senate Public Accounts Committee has sustained the report of the Auditor General for the Federation, which indicted

FG Approves Replacement Policy On Phone SIM For Nigerians – NCC

The Federal Government has approved a replacement policy for subscribers whose Subscribers Identification Module (SIM) may have been lost, stolen,

2020 Review: NCC Invests Millions For ICT Innovations In Schools

In 2020, the NCC continued its commitment to investing millions of Naira to drive Information and Communications Technology (ICT) innovations

New Dawn For Africa’s Economic Integration As AfCFTA Takes Off

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) has announced the taking off of African Continental

Senate To Pass PIB Before End Of First Quarter Of 2021 — Lawan

President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan has assured that as Nigeria begins a new year, 2021, the controversial Petroleum

Buhari Signs 2021 Budget

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2021 budget into law. The signing was done at the Presidential Villa in Abuja

Kebbi Signs N141.64bn 2021 Budget Into Law

By Laiatu Bamaiyi, Birnin Kebbi Kebbi State Governor, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, has assented to the state’s 2021 Budget of N141.64

Why National Assembly Passes N13.58trn Budget For 2021

Debts servicing gulp N3.32trn Budget increased by N505bn from the original estimated sum Cyril Ogar The National Assembly, last week

NIPC To Implement Single Window Investors’ Portal In 2021

Mariam Sanni The Nigerian Investments Promotion Commission (NIPC) has said that Single Window Investors Portal (SWIP) that aimed to facilitate

Reps Investigates N19bn 2011 Rail Contract To Ghost Firm

Yahaya Umar The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate a contract awarded in 2011 for the rehabilitation of the

Tambuwal Signed N176b 2021 Appropriation Into Law

Ibrahim Goronyo, Sokoto Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has signed into law the 2021 appropriation bill of over

FCT shuts bars, parks, restaurants for five weeks over Covid-19 resurgence

Following the rising cases of coronavirus, the Federal Capital Territory Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has ordered that all bars, restaurants,

Smugglers: Hoodlums Attack, Injure Customs Officers At FOU Zone “A”

Some Customs officers serving at the Federal Operations Unit Zone “A’’ of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) have been attacked

Umahi Assents To 2021 Budget, Reveals Reasons For Quick Passage

By Oswald Agwu, Abakaliki Exactly one week after presentation of 2021 budget proposal to Ebonyi State House of Assembly, Governor

Youth Development Will Grow Nigerian Economy-Minister

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Youth and Sports  Development  Mr. Sunday Dare has reiterated the Federal Government total commitment to the development of the youths,

How MDAs Defy TSA Remittances As Billions Diverted

Much of the alleged fraud in the Treasury Single Account (TSA) being investigated by the Senate Committee on Finance and

Gombe Will Be Terminus Of Growth, Devt, Shared Prosperity By 2030 – Governor

By Abdul lateef  Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has projected that by the year 2030, Gombe state will

Marketers Advocate Stricter Monitoring Of Petroleum Products Distribution

Cyril Ogar Oil marketers have called for stricter monitoring of supply and distribution of petroleum products following the reopening of

Commendations Trail Reopening of Nigeria’s Land Borders

Mariam Sanni, Abuja Commendations continued to trail the Federal Government’s directive for the immediate reopening of four land borders that

Reviewed MSMEs Policy Awaiting FEC Approval – Dikko

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) says the reviewed Micro, Small and Medium

Nigeria’s Bank Earnings Threatened As Competition For Recession-Hit Customers

Yahaya Umar It’s not just the pandemic that’s putting Nigerian bank earnings at risk: Competition for customers in the recession-hit

NASS Increase 2021 Budget By Over N500bn As It is Passed Into Law

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The National Assembly on Monday passed into law about N13.588 trillion as the 2021 appropriation bill, an

Declining Revenue Raises FG’s Deficit To N1.3trn In Q3’20

Charles Ebi The Federal Government (FG) recorded a 42 percent shortfall in revenue collected in the third quarter 2020 (Q3’20)

Treasury Single Account: Police Colleges Flout Policy

Dauda Ismail Treasury Single Account, TSA, which is a financial policy in use in several countries all over the world,