Deepening financial inclusion, boosting fintech and imperatives
For the nation to achieve its goals of eliminating extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity through financial inclusion, there is the need to create relevant policies...
Bankers affirm January 2020 N25b theatre facelift takeoff
The planned facelift of the National Theatre and development of creative industry hub around it, with upgraded financing of about N25 billion, will takeoff in January 2020.
CBN says unconventional monetary policies have created over 2.5m jobs
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says its unconventional monetary policies have supported the creation of over 2.5 million jobs across the agricultural value chain.
In 2020, tight monetary policy retains top spot
The hawkish stance of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over the years will crossover to 2020 and still retain it grip on the financial market.
Again, CBN retains MPR at 13.5 per cent
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has retained the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 13.5 per cent.
Emefiele woos private sector players to infrastructure bond
The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has advised corporate bodies in the country to take advantage of the Presidential Order 7 to raise infrastructure bonds.
Robotics, AI, block-chain to disrupt banking sector, says Emefiele
The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has said rapid automation and technological innovations over the past decade have impacted almost every facet of human endeavour
Rights group sues president, National Assembly, states, local councils over security votes
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit at the Federal High Court, Abuja seeking a leave to apply for judicial review...
National Assembly’s reworking of 2020 budget allegedly threatening 12-month cycle
Pressure to rework the 2020 budget and make it more impactful on development projects for the betterment of Nigerians is allegedly threatening the quest of the National Assembly to restore the financial document to its January to December life cycle.