Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun: GDP grew by 1.95% in Q1, sector accounts for 90.3%

The oil sector’s contribution to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product, GDP remains below 10 per cent in Q1 figures of the nation’s GDP released by...

AfDB to invest $35bn for Africa’s industrialisation

President of the African Development Bank(AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has said the bank will invest 35 billion dollars in the next 10 years to...

CBN: 41 banned items not qualified under Nigeria-China currency swap

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said the Nigeria-China currency swap deal would not cover the importation of the 41 items banned in its...

2018 ECOWAS: 31 of 35 Nigerian MPs absent for their country report

Only four out of 35 Nigerian representatives to the ECOWAS Parliament were on Wednesday present at the presentation of the Nigerian Country Report at...

Senate finally passes 2018 Budget

The Senate, on Wednesday, passed the 2018 Budget of N9.12 Trillion following the consideration and adoption of the Budget report laid on the floor...

CBN restates N50,000 fine on sale, squeezing, spraying of Naira

Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) has again called on Nigerians to handle the Naira with care, restating that the N50,000 fine on abuse of the...

2018: Nigeria’s growth excites World Bank

The World Bank Group is excited with the growth of Nigeria and expressed satisfaction with the performance of the economy, in a statement by...

President Buhari launches N9bn irrigation scheme in Jigawa

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday launched the N9 billion Hadejia Valley Irrigation Scheme (HVIS) rehabilitation project in Auyo Local Government Area of Jigawa. News Agency...

Buhari speaks on how Abacha’s recovered loot will be spent

President Muhammadu Buhari who was represented by his deputy, Yemi Osinbajo at the open of the Eighth Commonwealth Conference of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Africa,...

Kemi Adeosun speaks on Nigeria’s debt; FAAC, NNPC face-off

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun during a news conference on Friday in Abuja, commented on the recent stalemate in revenue generation between...