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Oil price gained after longest rout of weekly losses in three years

August 21, 2018     5:33 pm
Crude-oil prices gained to $72 on Monday after weeks of losses which were its highest in three years as traders ponder on threats to economic activity ...
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FMBN’s ‘Rent to Own’ project gulps N65b in 20 states

Federal Mortgage of Nigeria (FMBN) “rent to own “ housing projects have so far gulped over N65 billion with over 20 states benefiting from the pro ...
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Investment inflows slide on back of profit taking, election fears

Total Investment inflows into the Nigerian economy in the second quarter o 2018 slid to $5.513 billion on the back of profit taking by some investors ...
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Bank credit to private sector down 1.69% in Q2 2018

Credit facilities allocated to the private sector by Nigerian banks declined by 1.69 percent to N15.34 trillion in the second quarter (Q2) of 2018 fro ...


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Financial Inclusion

Nigeria dithers as peers implement strategic oil sector reforms

Prospects for new investments in Nigeria’s oil sector does not look promising as the country’s inability to reform the sector could see it cede ma ...

Stanbic IBTC dominates other financial institutions’ capital inflows in Q2 2018

Stanbic IBTC Bank leads again in terms of amount of capital inflows into Nigeria through financial institutions in the second half of this year (Q2 20 ...

FBN Holdings Plc: Profit growth driven by increase in non-interest income

First Bank Nigeria (FBN) Holdings Plc just released its half year ended June 30th 2018 financial results that showed improvement in key ratio as the l ...

‘APC Adamawa party secretariat not accepting aspirants’

Alhaji Ibrahim Bilal, chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Adamawa State said the party is no longer accepting candidates for any political off ...

Equity flow from U.S ETFs down 80 percent

The flow of funds into the United States (US) Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) tracking the Nigerian Equity market has continued to decline over the past ...

US Embassy to reopen Abuja consular office on August 24

The United States Embassy in Abuja’s consular section will reopen on August 24 for full services for both visas and American Citizen Services (ACS ...

Stanbic IBTC sees politics as ‘Key Risk’ to second half income


The political environment, declining yields on
government securities and low deposit growth are “key risks” to income in the second half of 2018 ...

Returns on prime office space investment pressured as market continues to struggle

For investors in prime office market in the main cities of Nigeria notably Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, improvement in macro-economic environment m ...

Could a tech-enabled GIG economy unlock solutions to Nigeria’s employment deficit?

18.8%. That is the official unemployment rate in Nigeria as of 2017 according to the National Bureau of Statistics. Anecdotal data off the street ha ...

Bank credit to private sector down 1.69% in Q2 2018

Credit facilities allocated to the private sector by Nigerian banks declined by 1.69 percent to N15.34 trillion in the second quarter (Q2) of 2018 fro ...

APCON board re-constitution litmus test for Ikechi Odigbo-led AAAN

Nigeria’s Integrated Marketing Communication industry is relying on Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria, AAAN to lead the pack in negotia ...

‘Experiential marketing is biggest tool to engage consumers for value’

Owolabi Mustapha is the CEO of Maxxconnection, a five year old experiential marketing agency based in Lagos. Within five years of operation, it has ma ...

What happened to party’s internal democracy?

Political stakeholders and Nigerians have in recent time expressed concern about the eroding internal democracy in the nation’s political parties, I ...

NNPC want timely delivery of gas project

Following public scepticism over the execution of the  Ajaokuta Kaduna –Kano  gas pipeline  projects the group managing director of the Nigerian ...

‘GEM’s mission is to enhance growth in light manufacturing industry’

The last few decades have given birth to the rise of light manufacturing and this has in turn resulted in a dramatic rise to the country’s national ...


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Tips for Nigeria start-ups founders

  There is an explosion of start-ups in Nigeria, and with it comes hopes and disappointment. Hope that start-up can...

The AHK elevator pitch morning for startup

On the 9th of August 2018, the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Nigeria (AHK Nigeria), ‘Make-IT in Africa’...

Nollywood A-LIST Stars turn out for “Moms at War” movie premiere

Nollywood A-LIST Stars turn out for “Moms at War” movie premiere

Movie premieres at FilmHouse Lekki are turning out to be “a thing” that no one wants to miss, and Sunday...


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NFF Crisis: Pinnick praises Presidency, FEC, others for prompt resolution

The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed sincere appreciation to the President and Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces, His Excellency President...

UEFA shortlists Ronaldo, Modric, Salah for Player of the Year Award

UEFA have shortlisted Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric and Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah for the Player...

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Relief as Nigeria escapes FIFA ban, FG affirms Amaju Pinnick-led NFF board

The World football governing body, FIFA, on Monday 20 August, 2018 suspended its planned ban of Nigeria from participating in...

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