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FG sustains border closure amid inflation, diverse sentiments

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

• Neighbouring countries yet to comply with trade protocols Expectations that the land borders may be reopened anytime soon should be shelved, as Federal Government, through the Nigeria... Read More →

Minimum wage, VAT, Okada ban pressure inflation

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

Kindly Share This Story:•As January rate rises to 12.13% •More pressure from higher electricity tariff in April •Sokoto, Ondo lead in inflation By Elizabeth Adegbesan As... Read More →

NIMASA begins online ship registration

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

Kindly Share This Story:•Stakeholders pledge support NIMASA By Godwin Oritse In a bid to enhance the Ease of Doing Business in the maritime sector, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety... Read More →

‘Disbursements to over 600 entrepreneurs under YES scheme close to N1b’

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

The Federal Government, through the Bank of Industry (BOI) has stated that over 600 entrepreneurs have accessed funds under its Youth Entrepreneurship Support (YES) scheme aimed at addressing... Read More →

When the regions were autonomous and free - Part 2 

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

In the Constitution of Northern Nigeria, Section 6—1and 2 states that the Adviser on Moslem law shall be appointed by the Governor, acting in accordance with the advice of the Premier; (2)... Read More →

Cruise ships in troubled waters over coronavirus

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined off Japan. Today marks the last day for the crewmembers and passengers on the Diamond Princess Cruise ship, which has been quarantined for the past 14... Read More →

IEA projects first contraction in oil demand after 10yrs

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

The IEA slashed its demand forecast for the first quarter of 2020, predicting that global oil consumption will contract for the first time in over a decade. In its first publication on the oil... Read More →

Regulator boosts rural broadband

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

The Federal Communications Commission on Monday, authorised more than $240million in funding over 10 years to expand rural broadband deployment in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas,... Read More →

IDC predicts uncertainty in IT spending over Coronavirus

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

The International Data Centre (IDC), said worldwide IT spending will increase by five per cent this year, but with a few caveats. For one, the Coronavirus is front and centre this year, as... Read More →

‘Efficient implementation of Finance Act requires stakeholders’ support’

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

Efficient implementation of the Finance Act requires the support of all stakeholders, and ensuring that accounting and tax records are adequately kept by their clients and payments are made in... Read More →