Friday, 7th October 2022
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Analysts expect higher oil prices The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, (OPEC+), yesterday, agreed to slash its crude production target by two million barrels a day (bpd) from November, the biggest cut since the group reduced quotas by 9.7mn b/d at the start of the Covid-19 crisis in 2020. The coalition has…
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Hope rose for improved market liquidity, yesterday, as Geregu Power Plc (GPP) was admitted into the main board of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) by way of listing by introduction (LBI) of its 2.5 billion ordinary shares of 50 kobo each at N100 per share.
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The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), recently reiterated its commitment to the provision of quality intervention projects that will be of benefits to generations of Nigerian students and scholars.
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Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) now accounts for 60 per cent of the population in extreme poverty, recording 389 million more than any other region, the World Bank has said.
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The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone A, said it made a series of seizures with a total duty paid value (DPV) of N622.4 million in September.
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The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has announced the approval of a $15 million trade finance credit line and a $10 million transaction guarantee for FSDH Merchant Bank to provide loans to local enterprises in Nigeria. The $25 million package, approved by its Board of Directors, will help to reduce the trade finance gap in…
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African governments must swiftly restore macroeconomic stability to stabilise their economies, the World Bank has advised. The Bank noted that the global headwinds are slowing growth as countries continue to contend with rising inflation, which is undermining the progress made on poverty reduction in recent years. It added that the risk of stagflation comes at…
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Stakeholders in the maritime sector have expressed divergent views on Nigeria’s adoption and implementation of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) net zero by 2050.
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Stakeholders in the maritime sector have raised the alarm that the infrastructure in the nation’s seaports are fast decaying and threatening international trade in the country.
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The Ministry of Aviation, yesterday, issued a disclaimer denouncing recruiting agencies and online platforms scheduling interviews for the new national carrier, Nigeria Air.
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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been urged to re-evaluate its current anti-crypto directive banning commercial banks and other financial institutions from handling related transactions.
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The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has warned that the world is headed towards a global recession and prolonged stagnation unless fiscal and monetary policies...


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The Federal Government has declared Monday 10th October 2022 as a public holiday to mark this year’s Eid-ul-Mawlid Celebration.
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Abuja-based Pediatrician and Public Health expert, Dr Yashua Alkali Hamza has warned Nigerians to guard against very stressful lifestyles. In a chat with the Guardian in Abuja, she contended that Nigerians can be rest assured that they would be fit and healthier if they imbibe the relaxation culture. Yashua who is Chief Executive officer at…
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Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has assured Nigerians that it would only act in the national interest and won't bow to partisan whims and caprices in the conduct of the elections.
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83% of children in 15 countries report witnessing climate change or inequality, or both, affecting the world around them, according to a major Save the Children survey released ahead of a series of critical meetings of world leaders.
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The Super Eagles will confront the senior national team of Costa Rica in a prestigious international friendly in the country’s capital, San Jose on November 9.