Dangote Cement export 0.4million tons, generates ₦615.1 billion in 2016

Dangote Cement export 0.4million tons, generates ₦615.1 billion in 2016

For the year 2016, Dangote Cement Plc exported 0.4 million tons of Cement to other countries and generated N615.1Billion revenue. Presenting its 2016 full year audited results on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in Lagos on Tuesday,...
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FG flags off presidential initiative on fertilizer, targets 100,000 jobs

FG flags off presidential initiative on fertilizer, targets 100,000 jobs

The Presidential Fertilizer Initiative of the Federal Government  produced  more than 4,000 metric tonnes of locally-blended fertilizer in the first week of operation.  The Initiative was approved by President Muhammadu Buhari in December 2016, to achieve t...
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PwC survey predicts distruption of Nigeria’s financial service sector

PwC survey predicts distruption of Nigeria’s financial service sector

Nigerian Retail banking and Payments sectors will be the most disrupted by a group of new companies building financial technology (FinTech) solutions, PwC’s Nigeria FinTech Survey 2017 report has predicted. According to PwC, the report is the result of insig...
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FG to expand TSA Coverage, says Adeosun

FG to expand TSA Coverage, says Adeosun

To cover more agencies in 2017, the Federal Government has concluded plans to expand the Treasury Single Account (TSA). Speaking in Abuja on Tuesday at the opening of a two-day retreat on the TSA, the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun...
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Dangote to launch 25,000 hectares of rice scheme in Sokoto

Dangote to launch 25,000 hectares of rice scheme in Sokoto

Come Wednesday this week, Dangote Rice, a subsidiary of Dangote Group is to launch in Sokoto state it’s multi-million naira 25, 000 hectares of rice Outgrower scheme with a prospect of  hundreds of thousand of employment opportunities for the rural...
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FG constitutes task force on food prices

FG constitutes task force on food prices

The Federal Governmrnt has constituted a Presidential Task Force to urgently consider measures that would ensure a steady flow of produce to the market and reverse recent price increases. Giving the directive on Wednesday at the Federal Executive Council meeti...
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How to grow liquidity in emerging markets, by WFE

How to grow liquidity in emerging markets, by WFE

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Nigeria’s goal is to ensure stronger, more robust African Union, says Osinbajo

Nigeria’s goal is to ensure stronger, more robust African Union, says Osinbajo

Nigeria will continue to work together with other African countries to ensure that the African Union becomes a stronger and more robust organization for the benefit of the continent and its people, the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo,has said. Osinbajo, who...
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Exchange rate tops agenda as MPC holds first meeting in 2017

Exchange rate tops agenda as MPC holds first meeting in 2017

Foreign exchange crisis will top the agenda Monday and and Tuesday as the Central Bank of Nigeria’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) holds its first meeting in 2017. Members of the committee are also expected to come up with more measures...
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SEC, EFCC seal partnership on efficient investigation, training

SEC, EFCC seal partnership on efficient investigation, training

To ensure an effective policing of the capital market, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). A statement issued by SEC explained that the ceremony t...
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Dangote at WEF, canvasses genuine efforts at tackling power deficit in Africa

Dangote at WEF, canvasses genuine efforts at tackling power deficit in Africa

Foremost industrialist and President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has told the audience at the World Economic Forum (WEF)in Davos, Switzerland that a joint effort between government and private sector to tackle the power deficit remained a key element in...
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