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We remain focused on securing the country, stabilising economy – Buhari

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja said the present administration would work harder to improve on the gains recorded in securing the country from the onslaughts

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National Economic Council urges governors to declare state of emergency on education

By Ahmed Idris The National Economic Council (NEC) has called on the governors of the 36 states of the federation and the Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to declare

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Traders, farmers demand accountability from politicians

…By Benjamin Orisemeke Abuja Ahead of the 2019 general election, the National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) has warned politicians that the era of giving false promises is over. This

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Obasanjo criticizes ‘weak’ Buhari for not signing African Free Trade Agreement

By Stanley Sunday Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s hands are too weak to sign the African Free Trade Agreement. The former President made the statement at

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Africa’s economic powerhouse impeding growth — IMF

By Benjamin Orisemeke The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that Nigeria, South Africa and Angola the three largest economies in Africa are impeding its economic growth. The Fund therefore

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FG begins, verification, settlement of N22.6bn to ex-Nigeria Airways workers

By Benjamin Orisemeke The Federal Government will on Monday, the 15th of October 2018 flag off the final verification and payment of entitlements to all former workers of the defunct

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Fast track implementation of 2018 budget, expert tells FG

…By Benjamin Orisemeke The head of banking and finance department at the Nasarawa State University, Professor Uche Uwalake has urged the federal government to fasttrack the implementation of the 2018

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CBN boost Inter-Bank FX market $334m, CNY 52m

..By Benjamin Orisemeke Further to its commitment to ensure stability in the inter-bank foreign exchange market, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, October 5, 2018, intervened in the

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Finance minister calls for prosecution of directors, mgt of defunct Syke bank

.By Benamin Orismeke The Minister of Finance Zainab Ahmed, has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), and the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), to fully investigate and prosecute all

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We’ll take more Nigerians out of poverty – Osinbajo

By Ahmed Idris The federal government would continue to drive initiatives to get more Nigerians out of poverty and also improve the country’s human capital development indices, Vice President Yemi

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