Buhari’s prudent management of resources has boosted development – Osinbajo

By Ahmed Idris The prudent management of resources by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration has helped it achieve far more in terms of infrastructure and development than previous administrations, Vice

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We’re returning Nigerian cotton industry to ‘good old days’ – Buhari

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja pledged the commitment of the present administration to revive the ‘good old days’ when the cotton and textile industry employed

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Buhari sets ambitious targets for broadband coverage

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari has set ambitious targets for a national broadband network to harness the potential of the internet and digital access for jobs, education, healthcare, identity

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Nigerian govt faults USDA’s report on ‘rising rice importation’

…By Ahmed Idris The federal government said on Tuesday that the recent reports by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) indicating increase in rice importation into the country and

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Equity market opens in negative trend, sheds N28bn

Trading activities on the floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday opened week in negative trend, dropping by N28 billion, Specifically, Market Capitalisation of listed equities declined by 0.24 per

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We’ll protect infant industries, encourage investments — FG

…By Benjamin Orisemeke The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed says Nigeria will continue to deploy fiscal policies that protect emerging industries. This is just as she insisted that the

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Nigerian economy looking good, we’ll make it better – Buhari

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari said Thursday in Abuja present administration would continue to implement policies that would make Nigeria’s economy, which is already looking good, better. Speaking at

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Nigerian govt approves national leather policy, targets $900m income

By Ahmed Idris The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the National Leather and Leather Product Policy aimed at locally harnessing leather resources into finished products. The Minister of

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Forex: Inter-bank market gets another $210m boost

By Nasir Kura Authorised dealers in the wholesale segment of the inter-bank foreign exchange market received the sum of $100million as intervention from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on

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Why we focus on quality infrastructure – Buhari

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja reaffirmed that the present administration would sustain the delivery of quality infrastructure across the country for investments and businesses to

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