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Osinbajo, ministers meet on $9.6bn judgment, decline comments

Top officials of the Federal Government held a meeting on Monday to discuss the government’s response to ...

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Loan defaulters to lose deposits in other banks

The Central Bank of Nigeria and other lending institutions on Monday agreed to seize the bank savings ...

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Emefiele begins second tenure as CBN Governor

By Racheal Ishaya Mr Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Monday began ...

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Nigeria’s unemployment rate to reach 33.5% by 2020 — FG

Joan Nwagwu Nigeria unemployment rate to reach 33.5 per cent by 2020, says the Federal Government. Sen. ...

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World Bank urges Africa to embrace digital transformation to stimulate growth

Mr Albert Zeufack, the World Bank’s Chief Economist for Africa, on Monday, urged African nations to embrace ...

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African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina leads delegation to IMF-World Bank Spring meetings

African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina is expected in Washington DC, on Monday, to take part in ...

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South Africa’s trade balance swings to deficit in January

 South Africa’s trade balance swung to deficit of 13.08 billion rand ($937.43 million) in January from a ...

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EU blacklists Nigeria, Libya over money laundering, terrorism financing

The European Commission added Saudi Arabia, Panama, Nigeria and other jurisdictions to a blacklist of nations that ...

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Namibia expects first economic growth in 3 years – Apex bank

 Namibia’s central bank expects the domestic economy to grow in 2019 for the first time in three ...

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Egypt targets GDP growth of 5.6% in 2019

Egypt is targeting gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 5.6 per cent in the fiscal year ending ...

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