Buraimoh Harps on Skill Acquisition for Financial Empowerment

By Eric Elezuo Youths and other unemployed individuals in Amuwo Odofin LGA and Lagos State in general, have been advised to acquire skills as an avenue to self sustainability and financial empowerment. The advice was given by the Executive Chairman, Amuwo Odofin LGA,  Comrade (Engr.) Valentine Buraimoh while speaking at the closing ceremony of the 3rd Entrepreneurship […]

Making Money this Summer Just Got Easy, See Supertips

As a way of encouraging your entrepreneurial spirit, there is an enabling environment to help one source great bargains at very low prices. First step, Download the MallforAfrica app from your favourite app store. Alternatively download and save the chrome extension from your browser. Or go to the site mallfroafrica.com and follow the instructions. 5 money […]

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FG Begs Dangote To Finish Refinery Before 2019

The Federal Government has said it relied heavily on Dangote refinery to fulfil its promise to Nigerians to end fuel importation by December 2019. To this end, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu, who visited the Dangote Oil Refinery site at Lekki Free Trade Zone, in Lagos, yesterday, said the government was […]

Etisalat Viable, made N16billion in June-CBN Governor

By Michael Effiong Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele has revealed that Etisalat Nigeria is on the road to recovery and actually made N16 billion in the month of June. Responding to questions on the rationale behind the take over of Etisalat Nigeria (now 9 Mobile) during the press conference of […]

CBN Extends Support For Skye Bank By One Year

The Central Bank of Nigeria has extended guarantees to Skye Bank Plc for another year, while it considers the bank’s recapitalisation proposal, the mid-tier lender has said. The CBN had last year shored up Skye Bank with N100bn capital injection, after sacking its top management for failing to meet minimum capital requirements. The central bank […]

Nigerian inflation falls for fifth straight month – National Bureau of Statistics

The Nigerian economy is gradually coming out of recession, with the annual inflation falling in June for the fifth straight month, the National Bureau of Statistics said Monday. The bureau said inflation, measured by the Consumer Price Index, fell to 16.10 per cent, lower than 16.25 per cent rate recorded in May. “The latest index […]

CBN Injects $142.5m Into Foreign Exchange Market

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Monday injected $142.5m into the inter-bank foreign exchange, days after intervening in the retail segment of the market with $254.3m. The spokesperson of the apex bank, Mr Isaac Okorafor, in a statement, said the CBN would continue to carry out its regular mediation in the market to keep the […]

Bakers Threaten Nationwide Strike Over Price of Flour

The Association of Master Bakers and Caterers of Nigeria on Thursday decried refusal of millers to reduce the price of flour in spite of the fall in the price of raw materials. The South-West Vice-Chairman of the association, Prince Jacob Adejorin, said that his members met with the flour millers severally to reduce the price, […]

N3.57tn Borrowed in 21 Months to Finance Budget Deficit – FG

The Federal Government said on Tuesday that it borrowed N3.57tn between June 2015 and March 2017 to finance budget deficits. The government said this in response to an enquiry by The PUNCH, which sought to know what use it had put the funds being borrowed in the last two years from both external and local […]

Wines of South Africa set for Grand Tasting events in Lagos & Accra

  Have you always wanted to savour fine wines made in South Africa? Or are you just a connoisseur who cherishes good quality wine? Then get ready to have a fun-filled evening of bites and drinks as Wines Of South Africa hosts its trade-mark Grand Tasting ceremonies in Nigerian and Ghana. The first Wines Of […]

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