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  • Agric minister, Akinwunmi Adesina
    Cassava Exports to China to fetch FG $ 136 million

    NIGERIA’s economic diversification drive may inch towards realisation soon, with plan by Federal Government to export one million tonnes of cassava chips to China, beginning from this month. The export business is expected to bouy the nation’s...

    • Posted June 29, 2012
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  • solar panels
    UN Aims to Strengthen Nigeria’s Alternative Energy Program with N 320 million Injection

    THE United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has deposited $2 million with the Bank of Industry, to encourage even private participation and local industries working on renewable energy projects. The United Nations Resident Coordinator, Daouda Toure, made the...

    • Posted June 29, 2012
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  • Euro
    Europe provides Jonathan administration with €197m funds for Reforms

    The European Union has advanced €197m to the Federal Government in a financing agreement designed to assist the Jonathan administration in carrying out its reform programmes. The funding will go towards reforms in the judiciary, water supply, strengthening...

    • Posted June 28, 2012
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  • Saipem
    Italy’s Saipem wins $1 billion in contracts in Nigeria, Saudi Arabia

    Italian oil services company Saipem said on Wednesday it had won onshore contracts for a total of $1 billion in Nigeria and Saudi Arabia. The contract in Saudi Arabia is part of the expansion of an integrated refinery...

    • Posted June 28, 2012
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  • crude oil super tanker
    Buyer beware of $10 mln discounts on Nigerian oil – Investigation

    Little-known firms claiming to have privileged access to prized sweet crude oil from Nigeria are offering to sell it at such deep discounts that traders say the deals are too good to be genuine. Documents seen by...

    • Posted June 28, 2012
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  • health care
    IFC signs $2.3 million Health Insurance agreement with Nigeria

    The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has signed a $ 2.3 million agreement with the Federal Government that will fast track the development of health insurance in the country. The agreement was signed by the acting Executive Secretary, National...

    • Posted June 28, 2012
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  • dividend-stocks-income-investing
    Nigeria Stock Exchange: ASI (+1.06%) Records Biggest Gain in a Week

    The Nigerian Stock Exchange closed well in the green as the All Share Index recorded the biggest gain since June 20th, appreciating by 1.06%. The performance was driven by the price gains recorded in blue chips like...

    • Posted June 27, 2012
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  • CBN HQ, FCT
    Naira Strengthens After Central Bank Sells Dollars

    Nigeria’s naira appreciated against the dollar after central bank sold the U.S. currency in the second of its twice-weekly auctions. The currency of Africa’s biggest oil producer appreciated 0.1 percent to 162.60 naira per dollar in interbank trading...

    • Posted June 27, 2012
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  • London-Business-School
    London School of Business and Finance hosts global summit in Lagos today

    Recognizing the need for global skills and international networking opportunities for today’s students, the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) in partnership with UK Trade and Investment will today host a Global Business Summit in Lagos,...

    • Posted June 27, 2012
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  • Aigboje
    Aig Imokhuede Sends Subsidy Claims Report to FG

    Aigboje Imokhuede, the Managing Director of Access bank and the head of the Subsidy Claims Audit Committee has transmitted his report to the Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Okonjo Iweala who has also reportedly transmitted it to...

    • Posted June 27, 2012
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