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28 Sep
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decision to increase Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) is to control rising inflation. Hassan Mahmoud, CBN’s director, Monetary Policy Department said this on Wednesday at a post-MPC briefing tagged: “Unveiling Facts behind the Figures’’. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the MPC,…
20 Jul
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), yesterday, increased the benchmark interest rate by 100 basis points (bps), from 13 to 14 per cent, confirming its determination to continue with an aggressive
31 May
Market operators have lamented the recent decision of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to raise the interest rate to 13 per cent, saying it will impact the stock market.
21 Mar
The Rate-fixing Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) begins what many in the financial circle have described as an extra-ordinary meeting today, amid fresh fears of inflation...
19 Jan
Ahead of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting next week, Chief Consultant, B Adedipe Associates Limited, Dr. Biodun Adedipe, has made a strong case for the retention of the benchmark interest rate
27 Jul 2021
As the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meets, experts have called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to keep monetary policy rates at current values while strengthening intervention initiatives
25 Jan 2021
As investors await the outcome of the next Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting, amid fear of possible adjustment in rate, sentiments turned bearish as profit-taking dominated market...
25 Nov 2020
Nigeria is grappling with additional challenges, including a faster rate of inflation, as the gap between official and parallel segment of the foreign exchange (FX) market continues to widen.
28 Sep 2020
At negative 6.1% gross domestic product (GDP), economic managers have a lot of work to do to save the country from the greatest recession ever.
28 Sep 2020
Following a sharp drop in fixed income yields triggered by further monetary easing by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), last week, Nigerian equities market recorded its best weekly performance in four months...
16 Mar 2020
In the last three meetings of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), the Godwin Emefiele-led policymakers of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), had reiterated the uncertain global economic events
9 Mar 2020
In its latest communiqué No. 128, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to change the cash reserve ratio (CRR) from 22.5 percent to 27.5 percent “as it will help address monetary-induced...


The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) has raised the alarm over the increasing rate of tax revenue leakages in the digital economy.
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Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, has approved the appointment of Ms. Ify Onyegbule as the Director General (DG) of Imo Broadcasting Corporation (IBC).
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Mental health experts have said that growing insecurity, and forced displacement, among other challenges in the country, are capable of increasing mental health issues in the country.
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The police in Enugu State, yesterday, said it is not aware of reports making the rounds that gunmen have issued a 10-day sit-at-home notice in the entire Igbo-Eze North Council of the state.
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The people of Nsukka West Constituency, in Nsukka Council of Enugu State, yesterday, gathered in their numbers in Nsukka town to celebrate Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, who is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party