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We’ll borrow to fund 2019 budget - FG

We’ll borrow to fund 2019 budget – FG

The federal government has expressed its intention to fund the 2019 budget through borrowing. Zainab Ahmed, Nigeria's Minister of Finance, disclosed this on Wednesday after...
IMF ranks Nigeria second worst in the world in use of sovereign wealth fund

IMF ranks Nigeria second worst in the world in use of sovereign wealth fund

The International Monetary Fund has ranked Nigeria as the second worst country in the world in the use of sovereign wealth funds. According to the...
Don’t Invest In Nigeria - Ex-British Minister Warns Investors

Don’t Invest In Nigeria – Ex-British Minister Warns Investors

A former Secretary of State for International Development of the United Kingdom, Priti Patel, has warned investors to be wary of investing in Nigeria. In...
Okonjo-Iweala aims to be first female, African president of World Bank

Okonjo-Iweala aims to be first female, African president of World Bank

Sequel to the resignation of World Bank President, Jim Yong Kim, eligible candidates have started to signify interest in the top job. One of them...
Nigeria’s debt hits N24.39tn, rises by N2.66tn in one year

Nigeria’s debt hits N24.39tn, rises by N2.66tn in one year

Nigeria’s total debt profile as of December 31, 2018, now stands at N24.387tn. The figure swelled by 12.25 per cent from N21.725tn in 2017...
BREAKING: Nigeria may slide to another recession - CBN

BREAKING: Nigeria may slide to another recession – CBN

The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, has expressed fears that Nigeria may slide into another recession if measures are not...
2019 Budget Speech Delivered By President Buhari At Joint Session Of N/Assembly

2019 Budget Speech Delivered By President Buhari At Joint Session Of N/Assembly

2019 BUDGET SPEECH (BUDGET OF CONTINUITY) DELIVERED BY PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI AT THE JOINT SESSION OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY 2019 BUDGET SPEECH (BUDGET OF CONTINUITY)     Delivered...
Access Bank acquires Diamond Bank

Access Bank acquires Diamond Bank

Access Bank has finally acquired Diamond Bank, insiders have confirmed to TheCable, the official announcement of the transaction will be made in the course...

Nigeria wants to stop being lax about tax

Paying income tax used to be a joke in Nigeria which, no wonder, has the worst tax to GDP ratio in sub-Saharan Africa. As one...

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