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CBN floods market with lower naira denominations

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in a bid to address the acute shortage of lower denomination currencies, on Tuesday commenced an exercise aimed at ...

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Forecast: Local maritime industry to grow by 5% – NIMASA

The Nigerian maritime industry is projected to grow by 2.5 per cent to five per cent between now and 2019 amidst an expected increase in ...

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UBA, China Devt Bank sign $100m loan deal for SMEs in Africa

United Bank for Africa (UBA) and China Development Bank (CDB), the world’s largest development finance institution, has announced the signing of a $100 million seven-year ...

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Total, Aston Martin renew global partnership

Total, the world’s fourth-largest international energy company and sports car manufacturer Aston Martin and its racing team, Aston Martin Racing are proud to announce the ...

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Truecaller announces VConnect partnership

...appoints Zakaria Hersi to spearhead expansion in Sub-Sahara Africa Truecaller announced today a partnership with VConnect, Nigeria’s leading business discovery and engagement platform, in which ...

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Kebbi govt constructs roads to boost international trade

The Kebbi Government, says it is constructing roads linking Benin and Niger Republic to boost international trade and enhance relations with border communities. A statement ...

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BoA disburses N9.3bn micro loans, expresses concern over repayments

The Managing Director, Bank of Agriculture (BoA), Dr Kabiru Muhammad Adamu, on Monday said the bank had as at December 2017 disbursed N9.3 billion to 200,000 ...

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Crude oil prices hit three-week high at $67.43

Oil prices extended gains to hit their highest level in nearly three weeks on Monday supported by comments from Saudi Arabia that it would continue ...

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UBA, Access Bank join FBN Holdings, Zenith Bank, Dangote on NSE premium board

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has upgraded United Bank for Africa Plc and Access Bank Plc to the NSE premium board, joining Dangote Cement Plc, ...

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FirstBank supports media evolution, sponsors 2018 Social Media Week

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its sponsorship of the 2018 Social Media Week (SMW), Lagos, scheduled to take place from February 26 through ...

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