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24 Oct 2019
Following investors renewed appetite in some bellwether stocks, the Nigerian equities market rebounded yesterday, as market capitalisation appreciated by N15 billion.
25 Feb 2019
Low liquidity and tense political environment coupled, with the incessant violence witnessed in some states last week, heightened investors’ apprehension, as manifested at the end of last week’s transactions.    Consequently, indices at the equities sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) plunged by 0.61%.   The mixed reaction that trailed market performance during the week…
31 May 2018
The bears strengthened its hold on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), as the market extended losing streak at the close of yesterday’s trading, causing the All-share index to plummet by 1.08 per cent. Specifically, at the close of transactions yesterday, the All -Share Index (ASI) depreciated by 422.10 absolute points, representing…
1 Feb 2018
Nigeria's budget processes has been assessed as below performance, ranking 94 out of 120, while falling behind more than 20 countries in Africa.    The assessment by a global agency, Global Initiative for Fiscal Transparency Framework, that tracks comprehensiveness and timeliness of budget information, regarding its formulation, participation and implementation, tagged Open Budget Index, showed…


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Sixteen people have been killed and dozens are missing in flash flooding in northwest China after a sudden downpour triggered mudslides and caused a river to change course, state media reported Thursday.
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Railway and postal staff, dockers too. Britain's workers are striking in vast numbers as decades-high inflation erodes the value of wages at a record pace.
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Following weekend’s breakthrough, security forces have dislodged some bandits in their hide-out and rescued six hostages in Chikun Local Council of Kaduna State.
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Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has mocked candidates aspiring to succeed him from other political parties, saying they are without agenda for the state.
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The Nigeria Policy Institute, USA (NPI-USA), a non-partisan organisation, has pledged to support Anambra State Governor, Charles Soludo, in his infrastructure projects in the state.