Friday, March 22, 2019
Nigeria’s E-payment transactions hit N56.85trn – Reports

NIBSS upgrades system for increase in PoS transaction volume

Ajao, the Acting Managing Director, Nigerian Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS), says the company has upgraded its systems to accommodate an increase in the volume...
Baru signs performance agreement on service delivery

NNPC to extend AKK project to North Africa

The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru, says the corporation is considering the extension of Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project to Algeria...
Election: NSE market indices drop further by 0.16%

Profit taking persists on NSE, indices down by 0.14%

Nigerian equities market extended negative sentiments for the second trading session in spite of the earnings seasons. Our correspondent reports that the crucial market indices...
Swiss company sues FIRS over N127bn tax liabilities

N1.2bn Tax Assessment: FIRS apologises to Tax Appeal Tribunal for late process filing

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) on Tuesday apologised to the Tax Appeal Tribunal sitting in Abuja for the delay in serving processes on...
FIRS to go after 40, 000 millionaire tax defaulters, recovers N23bn in 2018

Fowler to Nigerians: Be ready for VAT increase

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), on Tuesday, urged Nigerians to brace for an increase in Value Added Tax (VAT) by between 35 and...
Ethiopian Airlines black boxes successfully read

Ethiopian Airlines black boxes successfully read

The black boxes of the Ethiopian Airlines jet that crashed with the loss of 157 lives recently have been read successfully, French accident investigators...
Access Bank’s N95bn Green Bond fully subscribed — GMD

Access Bank’s N95bn Green Bond fully subscribed — GMD

Access Bank Plc. said on Monday that a five-year Fixed Rate Senior Unsecured N15 billion Green Bond, the first climate bond to be issued...
FG restates commitment to food sufficiency

FG restates commitment to food sufficiency

Prof. Isaac Adewole, the Minister of Health, has restated the commitment of the Federal Government to ensure that Nigeria achieves self-sufficiency in food production. Adewole...
Nigeria spends $500m annually on palm oil importation, says CBN

Nigeria spends $500m annually on palm oil importation, says CBN

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Mr Godwin Emefiele on Monday said that over five hundred million dollars was being spent annually on...
NSE: All-Share Index drops marginally by 0.06% in cautious trading

NSE: All-Share Index drops marginally by 0.06% in cautious trading

Trading resumed on the nation’s bourse for the week on Monday still on a negative trend, declining marginally by 0.06 per cent in a...