Stock market appreciates despite tension
Following gains recorded by most blue-chip stocks, the equity market defied escalating protest to close upbeat yesterday, with the all-share index (ASI) appreciating by 0.03 percent. ASI increased by 7.51 absolute points, gaining 0.03 percent to close at 28,665.82 points. Similarly, the market capitalisation appreciated by N4 billion to close at N14.983 trillion. The uptrend…
Stakeholders seek FG’s intervention on deplorable Calabar-Itu road
Nightmare on Calabar-Itu Federal Government Highway has remained unabated. National Assembly members and motorists have cried out for an urgent Federal Government’s intervention. Speaking with The Guardian in Calabar, at the weekend, Senator representing Southern Senatorial District of Cross River State, Gershom Bassey, called for adequate funding and award of contract for the entire Calabar-Itu…
Julius Berger donates palliative to Abuja-Kano project community, hospital
In continuation of its COVID-19 palliative donations, leading engineering construction company, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, has donated large quantities of clinical beds to more healthcare
Reps query BPP over award of road projects to Julius Berger
The House of Representatives has indicted the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) for breaching laid down rules on the award of a contract to Julius Berger.
Market sustains winning streak as index gains N94 billion
Amid sustained bargain-hunting, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), extended its winning streak to the second consecutive trading yesterday, as market capitalisation gained additional N94 billion.
Beta Glass, Julius Berger, others lead market’s N162 billion losses
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) extended the bearish sentiments at the reopening of transactions yesterday, even as more blue-chip stocks depreciated in price, especially Beta Glass and Julius Berger...
FG explains delays in Lagos - Ibadan Expressway completion
Following the gradual ease of the Covid-19 lockdown announced by President Muhammadu Buhari, the construction giant - Julius Berger Nigeria Plc may return to the Lagos-Ibadan expressway
Stock market reopens bearish as index drops by 0.01 per cent
After seven trading sessions of gaining streak, price losses recorded by most bluechip stocks dragged the All Share Index (ASI) by 0.01 per cent.
Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway: 19-year-old road contract stirs angst, frustration
Motorists, pedestrians, and other road users plying the Lagos-Ota-Abeokuta Expressway, are worried by the protracted delay in completing work on the road, even as the road has gone from bad to worse in the last few months.