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19 Oct 2017
They are worried about the delay in approving the loan by the state government, which is being srutinised by the Senate Committee on Domestic and Foreign Debts headed by Senator Shehu Sani.
28 Sep 2017
A Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), Paseda Legacy Foundation, yesterday started the disbursement of N10 million loan to over 4,000 women in the State, in efforts to improve their financial status.
31 Aug 2017
It is instructive that the Debt Management Office did not just stop at cautioning against further borrowing by states, it also offered suggestions that should be of help to the states, if only they have ears that hear.
7 Jun 2017
The loan will boost the financial capacity of the benefitting states to execute their projects and programmes for the development of their areas. They are Kastina, Ebonyi, Jigawa, Kano, Enugu, Plateau, Ondo, Kaduna, Ogun and Abia.
28 Nov 2016
As part of inputs to the on-going review of outdated 1992 Environmental Impact Assessment Act (EIA), environmentalists have solicited the inclusion of EIA reports as pre-condition for project loans.
25 Nov 2016
There was some relief that the loan request was not promptly considered by the Senate as scheduled in early November for want of supporting details, which the presidency has agreed to provide.
1 Nov 2016
The federal government made a request to the National Assembly for permission to borrow about $30bn. The plan is to use the funds to execute “key infrastructure projects” between 2016 and 2018.
2 Oct 2016
One of the big challenges facing many Nigerians, presently, is how to access quick short-term soft loan to help cover urgent cash needs. There are times, when individuals are short of cash and need assistance to meet such.
20 May 2016
The International Monetary Fund approved a $2.9 billion loan to Tunisia on Friday to help the country implement economic and financial reforms.
14 May 2016
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said a letter he endorsed requesting for a loan from National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to cover travelling expenses of a delegation to China was in order.
13 May 2016
Opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) descended into a fresh crisis yesterday with some members under the umbrella of “Concerned Stakeholders of the PDP,” yesterday announced the immediate dissolution of the Sheriff-led PDP National Working Committee (NWC).
13 May 2016
Nigeria’s flag carrier, Arik Air, has been selected among other airlines in Africa that will benefit from an African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) loan.


43 mins ago
From Lagos to Enugu and Kano to Port Harcourt, there seems to be a breather, at last, for cash-strapped Nigerians, as part of the hitherto withheld banknotes made their way to Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) and banking halls for those who need cash for transactions.
46 mins ago
With the rise of many startups in the technology and creative industries in Nigeria and the continent, Africans have been urged to work more on providing solutions to problems, rather than rely solely on remittances and grants from the diaspora.
55 mins ago
Industry operatives are apprehensive that the new interest rate introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) would impact property prices, cost of investment and the entire construction value chain.
55 mins ago
Cellulant, with physical operations in 18 African countries, has emerged as a Pan-African fintech and a major driver of the emerging ecosystem.
56 mins ago
After a surprise victory over the Super Eagles on Friday, Guinea Bissau are confident of another shocker in the second-leg encounter, which holds today.