Tag: Finance

Capital Market Must be Protected from Instability as Dogara Explains Why The House Intervened in Adeosun, Gwarzo Feud

Tanimu- December 22, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has explained that the House decided to intervene in the conflict between the minister of Finance ... Read More

Don’t Allow Nigerians To Forget Treasury Looters, Minister charges CSOs

Tanimu- December 19, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has challenged the civil society to work with the media and other stakeholders ... Read More

Nasarawa Government Says It Has Generated N5.5bn IGR in 2017

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2017

Nasarawa State Government said it generated about N5.5 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) between January and October 2017. Mr Ayuba Ayenajeh, the Commissioner for ... Read More

Commencement of YouWiN: Connect Online Training

Tanimu- December 2, 2017

Kemi Adeosun, Abuja: As part of the Capacity building objective of the Youth Enterprise With Innovation in Nigeria Connect program, we are pleased to announce ... Read More

Adamawa Government Tags State Appropriation as ” Budget of Hope”

Henry Solomon- November 30, 2017

Governor of Adamawa State, Mohammed Umar Jibrilla Bindow, has presented a budget estimate of one hundred and sixty-two billion, seven hundred and ninety-five million, nine ... Read More

FG Recruits 2,190 Tax officers Under VAIDS – Minister of Finance

Henry Solomon- November 26, 2017

The Federal Government has recruited and trained 2,190 Community Tax Liaison Officers (CTLOs) under the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), says the Minister ... Read More

CBN ends Forex trading week with $288m Retail SMIS

Tanimu- November 25, 2017

Olalekan Ajayi, ABUJA: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, November 24, 2017, injected the sum of $287.89 into the Retail Secondary Market Intervention ... Read More

Full Text of President Buhari During Inauguration of Audit Committee on Recovery of Stolen Assets

Tanimu- November 22, 2017

Members of the committee may recall that pursuant to the resolve of this administration since its inception to pursue a strong and effective anti-corruption regime, ... Read More

Naira Remains Strong as Central Bank Pumps in $195m

Tanimu- November 14, 2017

Olalekan Ajayi, Abuja: The Central Bank of Nigeria has continued its sustenance of FOREX liquidity by injecting another $195 million into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange ... Read More

CBN to Open More Business Opportunities Through NCR

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2017

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it is opening more business opportunities in Nigeria through the National Collateral Registry (NCR). The acting Director, Corporate ... Read More

Federation Account Records N797bn VAT Revenue in 10 Months

Tanimu- October 31, 2017

Oluyinka Akintunde, Abuja: Revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) grossed N797.51 billion into the Federation Account between January and October 2017, the Honourable Minister of ... Read More


Tanimu- October 31, 2017

The Nigerian Army’s attention has been drawn to an allegation by Mr. Ahmed Idris of the Citizens United for Peace and Stability (CUPS) titled “Exposed: ... Read More

4 Sectors Get $285.7m FOREX Injection from Central Bank of Nigeria

Tanimu- October 28, 2017

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, October 27, 2017, injected a total of $285,759,449.10 into the Inter-Bank Foreign Exchange Market to meet requests ... Read More

RE: Nigerian Police Personnel Protest Non-Payment of Salaries

Tanimu- October 9, 2017

Jimoh Moshood, Abuja: The attention of the Nigeria Police Force has been drawn to reports in some of the media captioned “Nigeria Police Force Personnel ... Read More

NNPC Records $471.9 Million Export Receipts

Tanimu- October 5, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC has announced a total export receipt of $471.90 million for the month of July 2017 as ... Read More

@NNPCGroup Has No Secret/Hidden Accounts

Tanimu- October 5, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC on Thursday, once again provided informed perspective to the trending media report alleging ... Read More

Nta News Summary: FG Assured Nigerians of More Affordable Rice price

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 5, 2017

Nta News Summary: 5th October, 2017   FG Assured Nigerians of More Affordable Rice price The federal government is assuring Nigerians that in the next ... Read More

Expert Wants Micro-Finance Banks Regulated

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 28, 2017

Dr Ja’afar Sa’ad, a political economist, on Thursday advocated for the re-establishment of an autonomous body to license, supervise and regulate community/micro finance banks in ... Read More

NSE: Equity Transactions Close Positive, Market Indicators Up by 0.85%

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 22, 2017

Equity transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed for the week on Friday on a positive note, as market capitalisation appreciated by 0.85 per ... Read More

Financial Reporters Confer On NNPC Growing Economy With Integrity Award

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2017

The Finance Correspondents of Nigeria (FICAN) has lauded the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for growing the Nigerian economy through its operations in the upstream, ... Read More