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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, says Micro, Small, Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are the most important business component for economic growth.

Federal government, Bank of Industry restate commitment to boost MSMEs

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has said micro, small, medium enterprises (MSMEs) are the most important business component for economic growth and there should be supported for growth, Osinbajo said this at while launching the MSME clinic in Minna, Niger.
Atiku Abubakar

PDP: Atiku Abubakar has templates for massive job creation, economic revival

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organisation has said that its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has perfected templates for massive job creation and business opportunities for Nigerians immediately he is elected into office as President.

Experts: Ignorance, misconception major setbacks to adoption of renewable energy

Energy experts on Saturday identified ignorance and misconception as major setbacks to the adoption of renewable energy in Nigeria.

Abuja ICT park will create investment opportunities – minister

The federal government yesterday in Lagos said the initiative to establish Abuja Information and Communication Technology (ICT) park inside the Abuja Technology Village would open investment opportunities for Nigeria.

Central bank to auction N908 billion treasury bills in Q1

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday released its Treasury Bills Issuance Programme for the first quarter of 2019.

Central bank makes first forex intervention for 2019 worth $210 million

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday made its first intervention in the inter-bank sector of the Foreign Exchange (FOREX) market for 2019 with a sum of 210 million dollars.

Central bank injects fresh $210 million in forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday intervened in the interbank sector of the foreign Exchange market, injecting $210 million into the wholesale segment and other sectors of the market.
Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN)

MAN praises federal government on AfCFTA

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has released its 2019 Economic Outlook report and acknowledged government’s efforts at carrying the private sector along on the issue of African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).
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Diamond Bank appoints Dele Babade acting chairman

Diamond Bank has announced the appointment of Mr. Dele Babade as its acting chairman.

Afreximbank, African Guarantee Fund seal $30 million SMEs support deal

Hopes of better better funded Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Africa brightened recently, as the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), signed an agreement with the African Guarantee Fund (AGF) for a $30 million re-guarantee facility to support them in the trade value chain to strengthen their operations.
Peter Obi

Peter Obi: Nigeria won’t survive another four years of Muhammadu Buhari

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Peter Obi, at the weekend gave an idea of how he and the party’s Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, would fix the country’s economy if voted into power by Nigerians during the February 2019 election.
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FAAN initiates 150 projects in 19 Nigerian airports

There are no fewer than 150 investment opportunities in 19 of the Nigeria’s airports, a document obtained by our correspondent has revealed.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, yesterday disagreed on some policies of the Federal Government, including subsidy, anti-corruption war and the economy.

Yemi Osinbajo, Peter Obi clash at first TV debate

There were some moments of wrangling in Nigeria’s first TV debate on Friday night among political party candidates ahead of the February 16 presidential election.

Central bank injects $210 million to boost forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in continuation of its intervention in the foreign exchange market, has injected another sum of $210 million to boost sales in the inter-bank segment of the market.

ExxonMobil, QIPP power firm to invest $1.6 billion in Akwa Ibom

Oil giants ExxonMobil and power firm QIPP initiate plans to invest a combined $1.6 billion in the development of gas and power projects in Akwa Ibom state

4 Nigerian SMEs for intra-African trade fair in Cairo

Four Nigerian SMEs sponsored by the Association of Professional Nigerians in Egypt (APNEG) to participate in the inaugural Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) taking place in Cairo December 11-17

CBN: National micro finance bank ready in January 2019

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in collaboration with the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) reveals it would commence a national Micro Finance Bank (MFB) in January 2019

Central bank opens December sale with $210 million

In its first intervention in the foreign exchange market for December, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday injected the sum of $210 million in the inter-bank foreign exchange market.

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