Osinbajo calls for repatriation of stolen assets

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called for an urgent robust global framework on repatriation of stolen assets to ensure quick restitution to victim countries. Osinbajo...
CBN

Nigeria to start exporting rice in 2017

The Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) on Tuesday said it’s Anchor Borrowers Programme  for the promotion of Agriculture had set the country to begin...

Apple launches red iPhone

Apple has announced a new special-edition iPhone with a red aluminium finish, a first for Apple smartphones, as part of a drive to raise...
bank of industry

BoI loans SMEs N37bn in 9 months

Bank of Industry BoI, disbursed N36.82 billion as loans in its Large Enterprise Directorate between January and September, says Mr Adetokunbo Akinsola, Head, SME...

UBA Plc grows profit, dividend

United Bank for Africa (UBA) on Friday approved payment of final dividend of N19.9 billion for the financial year ended Dec. 31, 2016. Shareholders of...
Forte

Forte Oil perfects N9 billion five-year fixed rate bond

Forte Oil Plc, a foremost-integrated energy service provider, has successfully completed its N9 billion series one debt issue. The company in a statement to the...
Godwin Emefiele

Banks role critical in developing economy- CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says banks have a critical role to play in returning the economy to normalcy as their financial intermediation...
Geoffrey Onyeama

Nigeria-Morocco trade to increase

Nigeria and the Kingdom of Morocco are set to sign 15 agreements in various areas of cooperation, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr Geoffrey...
lagos ibadan

Nigeria bans vehicles import by land

The Federal Government of Nigeria has banned the importation of vehicles into the country through land borders. Mr Wale Adeniyi, the Nigeria Customs Service Public...

Tax bill of half a billion dollars for former Thai premier Thaksin

Bangkok (dpa) - Thailand on Tuesday issued a tax summons worth 17.6 billion baht (511 million dollars) to former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra over...