Category: Economy

Nigeria and Ngerians will come out of COVID-19 pandemic stronger – Osinbajo

inno.korie- May 2, 2020

“We will get through this much stronger economically and much stronger as a people because of our resilience. There are a lot of challenges but ... Read More

Workers are the Nation’s Heartbeat – Timipre Sylva

Tanimu- May 1, 2020

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and former Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Timipre Marlin Sylva, has described workers as the heartbeat of the ... Read More

IMF Approves US$3.4bn Emergency Support for Nigeria to Address COVID-19 Pandemic

Henry Solomon- April 29, 2020

The Executive Board of International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved US$3.4 billion in emergency financial assistance to support Nigeria in addressing economic impact of COVID-19 ... Read More

Kwara Government Clears The Air on Aviation College’s Leave-Without-Pay Directive to Workers

Henry Solomon- April 28, 2020

The Kwara Government on Tuesday,  said it had reversed the state’s Aviation College’s leave-without-pay directive to workers. Hajiya Sa’adatu Modibbo-Kawu, Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Science ... Read More

COVID-19 Lockdown: FCT Minister Extends Market Opening Hours

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2020

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammed Bello has approved the extension of business hours for Markets in Abuja to operate from 8a.m. to 3p.m. on Wednesdays ... Read More

Economic sustainability: Osinbajo’s committee receives 3 reports

inno.korie- April 23, 2020

The Economic Sustainability Committee (ESC) headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says its three sub-committees have submitted their reports for review. The Minister of State, ... Read More

Low Oil Prices: Expert Wants Government to Focus on Fiscal Policies to Strengthen Economy

Henry Solomon- April 22, 2020

Bank-Anthony Okoroafor, former President, Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (PETAN), on Wednesday said government must focus on fiscal policies to survive the impact of the ... Read More

Mechanics in Kaduna Resort to Home-Services Amidst COVID-19

Henry Solomon- April 21, 2020

Some automobile mechanics in parts of Kaduna have resorted to rendering home-services to their customers to make ends meet while the lockdown persists. The mechanics ... Read More

BMW Sales Drops with #COVID19 Pandemic

Tanimu- April 6, 2020

German carmaket BMW sold 20.6 per cent fewer cars in the first quarter of 2020 than last year, with the coronavirus pandemic leading sales to tumble ... Read More

Censors Board Moves to Levy Contents Sold in Lagos

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2020

The Lagos State Film and Video Censors Board on Friday said that all Audio and Visual contents produced and sold within Lagos would henceforth attract ... Read More

#COVID19: President Buhari Thumbs up Elumelu, Rabiu, Dangote, Banks, Others on Donations

Tanimu- March 27, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has saluted the public-spiritedness of wealthy Nigerians and organizations for standing up to be counted in the battle against the Covid-19 pandemic. ... Read More

What You Need to Know About COVID-19 Emergency Economy Stimulus Bill

Tanimu- March 24, 2020

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY ECONOMIC STIMULUS BILL, 2020 AS PASSED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TODAY Grant companies a rebate on ... Read More

#COVID19: Speaker Femi Presents Bill to Stimulate Economy

Tanimu- March 24, 2020

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY ECONOMIC STIMULUS BILL, 2020 AS PASSED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TODAY The Bill primarily seeks to ... Read More

How Broadband Penetration Will Help Digital Economy for Nigeria

Tanimu- March 17, 2020

The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami FNCS, FBCS, FIIM has reiterated the importance of Broadband Penetration in promoting ... Read More

Central Bank of Nigeria Statement Policy Measures Amid COVID-19

Tanimu- March 16, 2020

The apex bank in Nigeria, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) announces policy measures on COVID -19. Extension of the moratorium of 1 year on all ... Read More

FCT IRS Targets N100bn Revenue Collection in 2020

Henry Solomon- March 8, 2020

The Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service (FCT IRS) says it is targeting to collect N100 billion revenue in the territory in 2020. The Executive ... Read More

Makinde, Obi, Dabiri, Others Urge Nigerians in Diaspora to Invest at Home

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2020

Nigerians in  the Diaspora (NiDO) have been advised to change their  negative perception about their country and return home to take  the huge responsibility of ... Read More

Google, Flutterwave to Train 5,000 SMEs in Nigeria

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2020

Google Nigeria, in partnership with digital payments company, Flutterwave, will commence a series of business clinics aimed at helping 5,000 merchants across Nigeria acquire the ... Read More

Experts at Social Media Week Task FG on Best Technologies to Prevent Internet Fraud

Henry Solomon- February 26, 2020

A panel at the ongoing Social Media Week Lagos 2020 on Wednesday urged the Federal Government, financial institutions to continue to create more awareness and ... Read More

Ministry of Petroleum Resources Collaborates with Shippers Association to Diversity

Tanimu- February 26, 2020

The Shipowners Association of Nigeria (SOAN) led by its President, Dr. Mkgeorge O. Onyung paid a high-value visit to the Honorable Minister of State for ... Read More