EL-RUFAI PROPOSES N155BN BUDGET OF CONTINUITY TO KADUNA ASSEMBLY

Nasir El-Rufa’I, Governor of Kaduna state on Wednesday proposed a budget of N155.8 billion to Kaduna State House of Assembly for 2019 fiscal year...

NIGERIA’S INFLATION DROPS TO 11.14%

Nigeria’s headline consumer price index extended deceleration (which started in 2017) to the eighteenth consecutive month. Headline inflation was 11.14 percent year on year...

EXPERTS RENEW CALL FOR REVIEW OF NIGERIA’S TAX LAWS, PROCESSES

Tax practitioners have renewed call for a review of the nation's tax laws and entire processes, saying it is the only way to drive...

BUHARI WANTS MORE COLLABORATION AS ECOWAS, ECCAS CONDEMN RISING INSECURITY

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Lome, Togo made a strong appeal for inter-regional collaboration on maritime security, the fight against terrorism and other crimes...

BUHARI SET TO SIGN BUDGET TUESDAY TO AVOID GOVT SHUTDOWN

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to sign the N9.1 trillion 2018 budget of the Federal Government Tuesday after succumbing to entreaties to avoid a...

AFREXIMBANK HAS INVESTED $17 BILLION IN NIGERIA TO DATE

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) approved financing amounting to $17 billion for Nigerian entities between its commencement of operations in 1994 and last December,...

OBASEKI REINSTATES COMMITMENT TO PRESERVE, REGENERATE EDO FOREST ASSETS

Godwin Obaseki, Edo State Governor, has said the state government had resolved to take proactive steps to regenerate and preserve the state’s forest assets...

WHY OPERATORS INVESTORS WANT SPEEDY IMPLEMENTATION OF 2018 BUDGET

Capital Market stakeholders have stressed the need for federal government to expedite action on the implementation of the N9.1 trillion 2018 budget to alleviate...

AGRICULTURE, FOOD SECURITY IN NIGERIA THREATENED BY CLIMATE CHANGE

Stakeholders and civil society groups in Nigeria have been urged to urgently address the challenges of food security engendered by climate change to ensure...

NON-OIL SECTOR ACCOUNTS FOR 90.3% OF NIGERIA’S GDP GROWTH IN Q1

The oil sector’s contribution to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product, GDP remains below 10 per cent in Q1 figures of the nation’s GDP released by...