Average fare by commuters increased in July – NBS

Average fare by commuters increased in July – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says average fare paid by commuters for bus journey within the city increased to N170.03 from N168.90 recorded in More »

FIRS shuts firms in Lagos, Abuja, Benin for Tax debts

FIRS shuts firms in Lagos, Abuja, Benin for Tax debts

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has continued its enforcement exercise, sealing off tax-defaulting companies in Lagos, Abuja and Benin. On Wednesday, the agency’s enforcement More »

MTN, 12 banks sign N200b medium term loan agreement

MTN, 12 banks sign N200b medium term loan agreement

Mobile telephone operator, MTN on Wednesday signed a seven-year N200 billion medium term loan agreement with a consortium of 12 banks. The Chief Executive Officer More »

Nigeria, India trade hits $12 billion

Nigeria, India trade hits $12 billion

The trade volume between India and Nigeria hit 12 billion dollars between April 2017 to March 2018, Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Nagabhushana Reddy, has More »

Index defies July inflation rate figure, down by 0.60% – NSE

The All-Share Index at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday dropped further by 0.60 per cent in spite of July inflation rate figure released More »

Fidelity Bank, BoI unveil lending scheme for manufacturers

Fidelity Bank, BoI unveil lending scheme for manufacturers

Fidelity Bank Plc, in a strategic partnership with the Bank of Industry, has launched a lending scheme for manufacturers. The bank, in a statement on More »

 

States owe FIRS N41 billion tax – NEC

States owe FIRS N41 billion tax – NEC

The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday said states are owing the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) N41 billion in Value Added Tax (VAT). Gov.

Jigawa spends N8 billion on school projects

Jigawa spends N8 billion on school projects

The Jigawa State Universal Basic Education Board has spent eight billion naira on various projects in primary and secondary schools in the state. The Chairman

Average fare by commuters increased in July – NBS

Average fare by commuters increased in July – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says average fare paid by commuters for bus journey within the city increased to N170.03 from N168.90 recorded in

FIRS shuts firms in Lagos, Abuja, Benin for Tax debts

Babatunde Fowler, Chairman, FIRS

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has continued its enforcement exercise, sealing off tax-defaulting companies in Lagos, Abuja and Benin. On Wednesday, the agency’s enforcement

Kwara Govt to commence preparation of 2019 budget in September

Kwara Govt to commence preparation of 2019 budget in September

The Kwara State Government said on Thursday that it would begin the groundwork for the 2019 fiscal budget in September. The Commissioner for Economic Planning,

South Africa to probe $130 billion state pension fund

South Africa to probe $130 billion state pension fund

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has agreed to set up a commission of inquiry into alleged governance failures at the state-owned pension fund, the Finance

Naira closes at N362.30 to dollar at investors’ window

Naira closes at N362.30 to dollar at investors’ window

The Naira on Wednesday closed at N362.30 to the dollar at the investors’ window, with investors trading a total of 147.8 million dollars. At the

MTN, 12 banks sign N200b medium term loan agreement

MTN, 12 banks sign N200b medium term loan agreement

Mobile telephone operator, MTN on Wednesday signed a seven-year N200 billion medium term loan agreement with a consortium of 12 banks. The Chief Executive Officer

Nigeria, India trade hits $12 billion

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The trade volume between India and Nigeria hit 12 billion dollars between April 2017 to March 2018, Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Nagabhushana Reddy, has

El-Rufa’i presents N155bn budget for 2019

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Kaduna State Government on Wednesday presented its 2019 budget of N155 billion to the state House of Assembly for approval. The budget, tagged `Budget of

Governor of Kwara orders payment of August salary for Sallah celebration

Governor of Kwara State orders payment of August salary for Sallah celebration

Ahead of the Eld-el-Kabir celebration, Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara has directed the Ministry of Finance to commence the immediate payment of August salary to

Index defies July inflation rate figure, down by 0.60% – NSE

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The All-Share Index at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday dropped further by 0.60 per cent in spite of July inflation rate figure released

NLC urges Bayelsa to pay 3 months’ salary arrears

NLC urges Bayelsa to pay 3 months’ salary arrears

The Bayelsa Chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the state government to pay the three months’ salary arrears to workers to improve their

Sokoto workers to get August salary before Eid-el-Kabir

U.S. jury finds Nigerian guilty of hacking

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has directed the state Ministry of Finance to immediately commence the payment August salaries to workers in the including