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Nigeria’s CSOs Meet On Making Asset Declaration Compliance In Nigeria More Effective

Nigeria’s CSOs Meet On Making Asset Declaration Compliance In Nigeria More Effective

Business August 8, 2019 at 11:27 am 0 comments

Civil society organizations and anti-corruption organizations have vowed to strengthen their alliances against corruption in Nigeria by ensuring public officers’ greater compliance with the Code of Conduct Bureau’s regulation on asset declaration.
The rights groups issued a communiqué after a one-day workshop,

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Economic Growth: Nigerian Govt to Invest in Animation Industry – VP Osinbajo

Economic Growth: Nigerian Govt to Invest in Animation Industry – VP Osinbajo

Business, News August 2, 2019 at 1:13 pm 0 comments

The Federal Government has promised to invest in the animation industry and other creative sectors to make jobs available for youths, boost GDP, and achieve economic growth.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated this at the end of a four week-training for 1500 youths who participated in the N-Creative programme held

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FG Bond Oversubscribed by 207%

FG Bond Oversubscribed by 207%

Business July 24, 2019 at 9:01 pm 0 comments

The Debt Management Office says the N 145 bn offered for three instruments in the July bond auction received a total value of N 301.02 bn , indicating a subscription level of 207.6 per cent.
In a statement the DMO issued in Abuja , it said the auction which took

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My Government Won’t Let Nigeria Export Jobs – President Buhari

My Government Won’t Let Nigeria Export Jobs – President Buhari

Business July 24, 2019 at 12:53 pm 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has continued to push for the patronisation of locally made products saying it would boost the creation of jobs in the country, asserting that his administration will not allow Nigeria to export jobs.
The president said this when he received the National Executive Council of the National

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NNPC sells $6b crude in one year, records N6.33b surplus for May

NNPC sells $6b crude in one year, records N6.33b surplus for May

Business, News July 21, 2019 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced a trading surplus of N6.33 billon for the month of May 2019 and crude oil and gas export worth $5.97 billion between May 2018 and May 2019.
The surplus in May was 13 per cent higher than the N5.60 billion surplus posted

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Bernard Arnault Usurps Bill Gates as World’s ‘Second Richest Man’

Bernard Arnault Usurps Bill Gates as World’s ‘Second Richest Man’

Business, World News July 19, 2019 at 12:43 pm 0 comments

Bill Gates has been unseated as the second richest man in the world, losing the position to Bernard Arnault, the chairman and CEO of LVMH.
In the latest ranking by Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index, Arnault is in second place with Jeff Bezos still retaining first place.
Arnault and his family are

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