Friday, August 17, 2018

Nigeria’s Total Debt Hits N22.37tn in June

Text Box: FG borrows N410bn to fund 2018 budget The Debt Management Office (DMO) Tuesday put the nation’s total debt stock (federal, FCT and states)...

Mortgage bank announces new conditions for housing loans

The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has commenced the implementation of the new conditions for accessing loans from the National Housing Fund (NHF). This...

FG restricts issuance of visa to foreign engineers

The Federal Government on Tuesday announced that it had commenced the restriction of the issuance of visas to foreigners seeking to take up engineering...

Buhari approves agency for robotics and AI for South East

Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu said President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of an agency on robotics and artificial intelligence(AI)...

FG spends N49bn to feed pupils —Presidency

The Presidency, on Thursday, said the Federal Government spent N49bn on the feeding of primary school pupils under the National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme,...

FG begins review of corps members’ allowance

The Federal Government has commenced a review of the Monthly allowance paid to corps members, Director General, National Youth Service Corps, Brig. Gen. Suleiman...

CBN sets five-year timeline on cheque storage

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has set a five-year timeline for banks to keep physical cheque presented to them by customers after which...

NBC Sanction: We’ve Not Violated Any Broadcasting Code – Daar Communications

Daar Communications PLC has urged National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to reconsider the sanction on the company, saying it has not violated any broadcasting code...

Total Bars 10 Bidders From Downstream Assets’ Sale

…deal reaches critical stage French oil major, Total, has pruned the list of prospective buyers for its downstream assets in Nigeria from 12 to two,...

FG approves N103.7m medical equipment for NPA

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the purchase of medical and laboratory equipment worth N103.7m for the Nigerian Ports Authority. The Minister of Transportation,...

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