ECO crisis deepens as Nigeria, other English-speaking countries condemn French-speaking counterparts
The six countries issued the condemnation at the end of an extraordinary meeting of their ministers of finance and governors of their central banks on Thursday.
Why mining must remain on the exclusive legislative list – Nigerian govt
Mr Adegbite said the federal government is reaching out to the states to create a win-win situation.
Reps call Buhari’s transfer of NBET to finance ministry illegal, unconstitutional
Reps say only constitutional amendments can make such reshuffling stand.
ECO Controversy: Nigeria, six other English-speaking ECOWAS nations hold crucial meeting
The official said Nigeria had decided not to make any statement that would be “misinterpreted or misunderstood”.
Saudi Energy Minister: We want sustainable oil prices
On January 3, OPEC predicted that oil prices in 2020 will recover smartly from late 2019 levels.
PROFILE: Garba Abubakar, lawyer and ex-special adviser, heads Corporate Affairs Commission
The new Registrar General, who already assumed duties, is from Bauchi State.
Nigerian Govt Silent As States Hike Telcos’ Right Of Way Charges
About 14 states across the federation have increased their charges on telecom operators.
Inside details of UBA’s rightsizing exercise affecting hundreds of staff
Many of the affected staff are allegedly officers who have spent between 10 to 13 years in the service of the bank.
NSE All-Share Index records 1.38 per cent growth, amid buying interest in Dangote Cement
The market capitalisation rose by N180 billion to close at N13.199 trillion in contrast with N13.019 trillion on Friday.
Electricity tariff hike still subject to public consultation — NERC
The commission said if there is going to be an increase in tariff, it will be based on consultations at a public forum.
Nigerian govt to ‘subsidise’ electricity cost pending new tariffs in April
GENCOs put revenue shortfall (subsidy) at about N1.4 trillion since 2016.
Why we introduced higher cedi denominations – Bank of Ghana
The Ghanaian apex bank in November 2019 introduced higher denominations of its local currency.
Nigerian govt orders 78% hike in electricity tariffs
The new tariffs took effect from January 1, and mandates a consumer who paid N13.34 per kWh before, to pay N21.80 per kWh.
Oil prices jump after U.S. airstrike kills top Iranian general
Brent crude futures jumped 2.9 per cent to $68.16 per barrel during Asian trading hours on Friday.
Africa’s MTN exits towers businesses in Ghana and Uganda
MTN, Africa’s biggest mobile phone operator refocuses on high-growth markets on the continent and in the Middle East.
Customers decry banks’ non-compliance with CBN’s new guidelines on ATM, other charges
Customers say banks have now devised a means of deducting ATM charges without sending the alert to their customers.