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Ranking Table: Zenith Bank beats FBN, emerges Nigeria’s top most Bank

  BY Roland Danjuma   ZENITH took over the leadership of the Nigerian banking industry by the size of the balance sheet in 2016. It ...

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Tax Advocates: FG to recruit 7,500 graduates through Npower

  BY Roland Danjuma   REPORTS from a joint press briefing courtesy of the Ministry of Finance in collaboration with the Federal Inland Revenue Service on ...

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”FG, pay us our money” – Oil marketers 

  BY Roland Danjuma   IN order to resume its importation of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), oil marketers on Thursday in Lagos called on the Federal Government ...

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Naira gave a further blow to the dollar; closes at 365/dollar

  BY Roland Danjuma   THE naira has recorded further gain, closing at 365 per dollar. The local currency closed at 367/dollar on Friday, after ...

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Dickson moves to expand Bayelsa economic profile

  – Inaugurates Business Council   – With mandate to expand economic frontiers, formulate business policies  BY Ebi Anthony   BAYELSA State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, has ...

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Governments of Cross River State and Shaanxi Province sign Partnership agreement

  – As Govs. Ayade and Heping tackle Calabar Carnival, Power, Solid Minerals BY Ramo Silvers   GOVERNOR Ben Ayade of Cross River State Wednesday ...

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Telecom sector recession not a threat, says ZTE Nigeria

  BY Ramo Silvers   DESPITE the current economic challenges that have adversely gripped the telecommunications industry, ZTE Nigeria Limited, at the weekend, expressed its ...

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Grow the Local Industries; Strengthen the Economy

  By Roland Danjuma   IN times past the listing on the Nigeria’s stock exchange of viable and quoted Industries was impressive. There was a ...

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Group to FG; Nigerian economy poorly managed

  BY Roland Danjuma   REPORT from the Centre for Social Justice says for Nigerians to benefit from the APC change mantra, President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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Dangote, 2 others to takeover Peugeot assembly plant worth $49m in Nigeria

  The Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON), the country’s ‘bad bank’ set up following the banking crisis, is close to selling Peugeot Automobile Nigeria ...

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Naira falls to N379/$ as CBN injects $205m

  BY Roland Danjuma   REPORTS say Nigeria’s Apex Bank, The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday injected $205 million into the foreign exchange market ...

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Nigeria’s economic situation changing for the better

  – As Nigeria signs agreements worth €194.5m and $702m with Dev’t. Partners BY Napoleon Azeez   THE Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma ...

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Debt Burden: Etisalat loses over 2.8million subscribers

  BY Roland Danjuma ONE of Nigeria’s leading Telecom companies, Etisalat Nigeria is fast losing its grasp due to its inability to service the $1.2bn ...

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Re-starting Nigeria’s economic growth engine: IMF, Emefiele and Adeosun differ

BY Roland Danjuma   CENTRAL Bank of Nigeria and the Ministry of Finance on Tuesday disagreed with the Breton Wood Institution during the launch of ...

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CBN re-admits Keystone Bank to forex market

  BY Nelson Adun   KEYSTONE Bank on Thursday said the Central bank of Nigeria (CBN) had readmitted it into the spot and wholesale forwards ...

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