Finance

FIRS, JTB share data of high-income earners

The Joint Tax Board and the Federal Inland Revenue Service have started sharing data of high net worth individuals to profile income earners and taxpayers in order to get them pay appropriate taxes.

Naira falls against dollar at parallel market

The naira on Monday depreciated further against the dollar at the parallel market, exchanging at N367 to the dollar.

Customer panic as Ghana central bank takes over two distressed banks

There is a state of panic among customers of two commercial banks in Ghana after the Bank of Ghana (BoG) announced a takeover of the banks.

We’re monitoring use of naira-denominated cards – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria says it is closely monitoring the use of naira-denominated cards for international transactions by bank customers.

184,979 retirees benefit from pensions scheme – PenCom

The National Pension Commission on Saturday said no fewer than 184,979 retirees benefited from Contributory Pensions Scheme.

PenCom queries bill on paramilitary pension scheme

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has kicked against the bill seeking to exclude paramilitary organisations including the police from the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS).

13 millionaires emerge as Diamond Bank raffle draws

Diamond Bank Plc has created additional 13 millionaires in its daily extraordinary draws across the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria’s economy.

Fraud places Union Bank in serious financial jeopardy

However, according to insiders, the bank is exposed to litigation issues that could see it in serious financial trouble in the future as events unfold in the courtroom.

Afreximbank opens shareholding to investing public

Supranational trade finance bank, African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), says it is opening its shareholding to the investing public with a 300 million dollars equity offering through the issuance of depositary receipts.

Foreign reserves reach $31.22bn, first time in 2 years

Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserves rose to $31.22 billion, data from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, have shown.

Naira sustains gain at parallel market

The naira on Wednesday appreciated against the dollar at the parallel market, exchanging at N363 to the dollar from the N364 posted on Tuesday.

Naira sustains gain at parallel market

The naira on Wednesday appreciated against the dollar at the parallel market, exchanging at N363 to the dollar from the N364 posted on Tuesday.

Naira stabilises after crash at parallel market

The Naira on Tuesday exchanged in the parallel market at N366, same rate it closed on Monday.

Central bank’s forex injections boost confidence in economy – Analysts

“About 57per cent of the total foreign capital inflows into the Nigerian economy between January and May 2017 was recorded in April 2017 and May 2017 following the commencement of the I&E window on April 24, 2017,” they stated.

Foreign reserves rose by $554.7m in July – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed that foreign reserves appreciated by $554.7 million or 1.8 per cent in July, to bring the year till date growth to 19.3 per cent.

Ogun tackles fed govt on VAT remittance, computation

The Ogun State government has asked the Federal Government to accord it the deserved recognition regarding the state of Value Added Tax being generated in the state compared to other states.

Fed govt seeks out-of-court settlement with 7 banks over TSA

The Federal Government has filed a notice of discontinuance of the suit it filed against seven commercial banks seeking the remittance of the sum of $793.2 million allegedly hidden with them in contravention of the Treasury Single Account policy.

Naira in circulation drops by 5.6% to N1.77trn – Central bank

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed that Naira currency in circulation dropped by 5.6 per cent to N1.77 trillion in July 2017.

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