Naira strengthens against dollar

The Naira on Wednesday appreciated against the dollar
at the parallel market, the News Agency of Nigeria
(NAN), reports.
The Nigerian currency on Wednesday afternoon gained 
5 points to exchange at N490 to

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Agricultuture remains our major priority – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said his administration will continue to accord agriculture premium importance through programmes and initiatives designed to motivate the citizens to produce enough food to feed the

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Nigeria loses $1trn to tax evasion – FG

By Abdulrahman Abdulraheem The Federal Government on Wednesday said it has lost over $1 trillion revenue to tax evasion by multinational companies. The Federal Executive Council has therefore  approved a

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FEC okays port facilities for Badagry

By Abdulrahman Abdulraheem The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday  approved the development of greenfield port facilities in Badagry, Lagos State. Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola made this

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Dangote refinery confirms Lagos as prime investment destination – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on
Tuesday said the largest single line refinery in the world
being developed at the Lekki Free Trade Zone (LFTZ)
by Alhaji
Aliko Dangote is another confirmation that Lagos

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WorldRemit calls for urgent restoration of money transfers to Nigeria

WorldRemit a leading online remittance provider, is calling for the urgent restoration of money transfers to Nigeria as draconian new rules leave virtually all money transfer operators (MTOs) unable to provide

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Cash-strapped Osun orders butchers to pay N700 on each slaughtered cow in state

As part of measures to raise its internally-generated revenue, the Osun State Government on Monday announced that butchers in the state would henceforth pay N700 as levy for every cow slaughtered for sale in the state.

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FG takes over Ajaokuta Steel Complex

The Federal Government has taken a major step in the resuscitation of the Ajaokuta Steel Complex and the Nigeria Iron Ore Mining Company (NIRONCO), Itakpe, both in Kogi state. The

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FG seeks US support to attract investors

The Federal Government has called on the U.S. to 
support Nigeria to attract more investors into the
country.
 Hajiya Aisha Abubakar, the Minister of State for
Industry, Trade and Investment, made the

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MTN appoints advisors on proposed Nigeria market listing

Telecoms giant, MTN Nigeria has taken the first step towards getting listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. The company on Thursday
appointed Stanbic IBTC Capital
Limited and its affiliates as
transaction advisors to

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