Report transactions by persons, entities under surveillance, CBN tells banks

Financial institutions in the country under the surveillance of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have been told to increase surveillance and report all transactions involving persons and entities designated under the... Read more »

Cashless policy will deepen financial inclusion, says CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has reassured Nigerians that the resumed implementation of the cashless policy of the bank is aimed at encouraging and deepening financial inclusion through the use of... Read more »

C/River thrills Akwaaba participants with carnival Calabar message of humanity

The Carnival Calabar, one of the unique international flagship brands of Nigeria’s tourism products, has continued to be a centre of attraction at every MICE forum in West Africa and beyond because... Read more »

N90bn: Your allegation against Osinbajo false, FIRS tells Timi Frank

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has described as false and malicious the allegation by Timi Frank that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is in trouble over N90 billion allegedly taken from FIRS... Read more »

FEC okays N310bn for roads projects

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved three memos and a total of N310 billion for roads projects. The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, briefed State House correspondents at... Read more »

No rate cut till inflation drops to 9%, says Emefiele

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor wants inflation to slow to 9% or less before he considers cutting interest rates, and he doubts that will happen before next year. “How soon... Read more »

Top Nigerian artistes thrill fans at Zenith Bank Aspire Music Festival

It was a night filled with magnificence and splendor as music lovers and fun seekers were treated to top-notch entertainment at the Zenith Bank Aspire Music Festival, which held on Saturday, September... Read more »

Offers for light Nigerian crude remain high

Energy majors have yet to significantly reduce price offers for Nigerian crude despite sliding gasoline refining margins, traders said, possibly due to hopes for demand for gasoline from Saudi Arabia following attacks... Read more »

Total eyes FID on NLNG expansion in Q4, first LNG in 2023

French energy major Total will make a final investment decision on a Nigeria liquefied natural gas (LNG) project by the end of the year and expects first LNG by 2023, the company’s... Read more »

NNPC, Seplat give succor to Imo communities

SEPLAT Petroleum Development Company Plc, operator of the NNPC-Seplat Joint Venture, will focus on health, education and economic empowerment in its host communities and other communities in line with its mandate to... Read more »
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