Thursday, August 16, 2018
Naira weakens marginally against dollar at parallel market

Naira closes at N362.30 to dollar at investors’ window

The Naira on Wednesday closed at N362.30 to the dollar at the investors’ window, with investors trading a total of 147.8 million dollars, our...
Ramadan: Prices of foodstuffs soar in Lagos

Prices of food stuff crashes in Nasarawa

Prices of food items have started crashing in parts of Nasarawa State following the arrival of newly harvested farm produce, our correspondent reports. A...
Nigeria’s inflation rate dropped to 13.34% in March – NBS

Nigeria’s inflation drops to 11.14% in July — NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measured inflation for July dropped to 11.14 per cent (year-on-year) from...
NNPC explains drop in gas supply

NNPC clarifies tariff issue on Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline project

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) execution of the strategic Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project is progressing under the original concept of 100 per cent...
Oil prices rise after Libya declares force majeure on some supplies

Oil rises on Saudi output cut, Iran sanctions

Oil prices rose on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia said it cut production in July, adding to concerns over global supply as U.S. sanctions against...
Change in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says OgbehChange in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says Ogbeh

FG urges commercial banks to reduce lending rates to farmers – Ogbeh

Chief Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has appealed to commercial banks to reduce their lending rates to farmers to spur the...
NAFDAC calls for compliance to Breast Milk Substitute Marketing Code

Only 12.8% mothers practice early breastfeeding in Jigawa – Official

Malam Sa’id Umar, the Jigawa Nutrition Officer, says only 12.8 per cent of nursing mothers practice early initiation of breastfeeding in the state. Umar disclosed...
NSE: Market volume drops by 54.03%

NSE: All-Share Index drops further by 0.13%

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) commenced trading for the week on Monday on a bearish note with the All-Share Index dropping by 0.13 per...
Oil prices rise after Libya declares force majeure on some supplies

Oil steady as emerging market woes dim demand outlook

Oil prices were steady on Monday as trade tensions and troubled emerging markets dented the outlook for fuel demand, although U.S. sanctions against...
First Bank inaugurates digital lab for better service delivery

First Bank MD tasks youths on right attitudes, skills

The Managing Director of First Bank Plc, Dr Kazeem Adeduntan, has urged Nigerian youths to possess the right skills and right attitudes to benefit...