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Nigeria/Benin border closure big blow to regional integration – Ghanaian president

Ghana’s President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday joined forces with leaders crying against the closure of ...

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90m Nigerians live in poverty – FG

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Ms Sadiya Farouq on Monday expressed the resolve ...

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FG earns N52.7bn from solid minerals in one year

The solid minerals sector recorded a 21 percent increase in its contribution to Nigeria’s finances  by bringing ...

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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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