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Cross River Free Trade Zone

FG approves N1.4bn for upgrade of Calabar Free Trade Zone

Adebayo Obajemu The Federal Executive Council has approved N1.4 billion for the upgrading of electricity facilities at the Calabar Free Trade Zone Area in Cross...

Market rebounds with 0.23% growth, investors gain N50bn

Adebayo Obajemu The Nigerian equity market on Wednesday admitted the Bulls occasioned by rally in the share price of MTN, Wapco and Insurance stocks among...

Nigeria’s total debt stands at N32.22tn- NBS

Adebayo Obajemu Report recently published by the National Bureau of Statistics revealed that Nigerian States and Federal Debt Stock data as of 30th September 2020...

Access Bank to expand into 8 African countries for AfCFTA gains

BY EMEKA EJERE As part of its positioning strategies to take advantage of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA}, Access Bank Plc says it...

FG approves new retirement age for teachers

BY EMEKA EJERE The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved a range of new incentives for Nigerian teachers, including an upward review of their...

JUST IN: First NNPC MD, Festus Marinho, is dead

BY EMEKA EJERE The fpioneer Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Festus Ayodele Marinho is dead. Marinho was the first and only...

FIRSTBANK DEEPENS FINANCIAL INCLUSION WITH LARGEST AGENT BANKING NETWORK, EMPOWERS SMES

  At present, there are over 86,000 banking agents across 772 out of the 774 local government areas in Nigeria, a demonstration of FirstBank’s commitment...
Copyright Society of Nigeria

COSON warns music copyright users against obtaining licence from MCSN

Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), the country's biggest and most respected copyright collective management organization, has warned the general public not to seek any...
Sterling Bank

Sterling Bank partners Mercy Corps on rural farmers capacity development

As part of efforts towards improving agriculture in Nigeria, Sterling Bank Plc has partnered with Mercy Corps to train more than 90, 000 farmers...
Niger Insurance House

Niger Insurance Plc shareholders vote for business restructuring

BY EMEKA EJERE The shareholders of Niger Insurance Plc have given the company their approval to restructure its insurance business into general, life...