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  • Minister-of-Power-Prof.-Chinedu-Nebo
    FG seeks $3.4billion foreign loan for power projects

    The Federal Government is looking beyond Nigerian banks to raise $3.4bn needed to fund power projects in the country because of high interest rates being charged on loans by local banks. The Chairman, Presidential Task Force on...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • crude oil barrels
    PPPRA to publish list of accredited products’ suppliers

    Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA, is set to publish a list of accredited international companies that supply Nigeria with refined petroleum products, as part of ongoing measures to sanitise and streamline downstream operations. The list, which...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Finance Minister, Okonjo-Iweala
    World Bank earmarks $300million for mortgage infrastructure in Nigeria

    The World Bank is to partner Nigeria to develop a sound mortgage financing structure that would deliver affordable houses to Nigerians. The multilateral institution is to provide financial access and liquidity to the tune of $300 million...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Shell_Oil_Nigeria1
    Nigeria experiences $380billion capital flight

    The implementation of the Nigerian Content Act, by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has saved Nigeria a capital flight of about $380 billion and a job loss of two million in the oil and...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Diamond Bank
    Diamond Bank’s balance sheet now N1trillion

    The Managing Director, Diamond Bank Plc, Dr. Alex Oti, has said the bank’s balance sheet in 2012 hit the N1tn mark. He also said the bank would open more branches to meet the demand of its growing...

    • Posted April 22, 2013
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  • bags of rice being sold by the cup
    Nigeria spends N365bn yearly on rice importation — FG

    Nigeria is spending about N365bn annually on the importation of 2.1 million metric tonnes of milled rice, the Federal Government has said. According to the government, the country is currently the largest importer of rice in the...

    • Posted April 22, 2013
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  • polymer naira notes
    CBN to change polymer naira notes to paper

    The Central Bank of Nigeria has stopped the printing of small denomination naira notes in polymer because they fade quickly. The Deputy Governor,  CBN, Mr. Tunde Lemo, disclosed this in an interview with theNews Agency of Nigeria on...

    • Posted April 22, 2013
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  • images_airport
    Abuja Airport to begin digital tolling

    As a means of addressing security threats to air travellers, the Federal Government has concluded plans to use digital toll gates at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Our  correspondent gathered on Sunday that the digital toll...

    • Posted April 22, 2013
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  • nimasa
    NIMASA boss summoned over premature retirement

    TENSION has gripped Directors of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, the highest regulatory agency in the maritime industry, following the sudden retirement of four Directors and impending retirement of another set of Deputy Directors...

    • Posted April 22, 2013
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  • efcc lamorde
    EFCC to probe N16.4billion ALSCON asset loss

    The controversy surrounding the management of the Aluminium Smelter Company of Nigeria has assumed a different dimension as BFI Group is set to invite the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate the N16.4bn loss in the...

    • Posted April 21, 2013
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