Infrastructure development will drive economic growth, create jobs, wealth -FG

Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun By Etuka Sunday The Minister of Finance, yesterday at the United Capital launch of its Eurobond and Wealth for Women Funds, said that infrastructure development would play a fundamental role in unlocking Nigeria’s economic potential, laying a foundation for economic competitiveness and long-term future growth. Adesoun More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Senators laud AEDC on metering of customers

The Management of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) By Etuka Sunday Members of the Senate Committee on Power, Steel Development and Metallurgy have commended Abuja Electricity Distribution Plc (AEDC) More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Crude oil importation in Nigeria shameful – House of Reps

From Mohammad Ibrahim, Kaduna Chairman of Committee on Patroleum and Downsteam Resources in House of Representative, Joseph Akinlaja has frawned at the importation of crude oil into Nigeria despite the fact that More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Diesel import shrinks future over Forex Scarcity

By Ismalla Tanko The rate of importation of auto motive Gas oil ()Ago popularly know as diesel has showed down as west African vessels lades with the product are said to be struggling to find offshore buyers. A More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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FG denies withholding Statutory Allocation to Ekiti State

…Announces take-off of YouWiN!Connect programme By Etuka Sunday Federal Government yesterday denied withholding Statutory Allocation to Ekiti State as claimed by its Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose. It said, Ekiti More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Loyalty: Dangote gives out N2bn cash to foods distributors

By Etuka Sunday Distributors of the Dangote foods companies, including Dangote Flour, Sugar and Salt smiled home last night as the management of the Companies doled out over N2 billion as rewards for their loyalty More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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CBN debunks rumour of 20% fake Naira notes in circulation

By Etuka Sunday The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday dismissed the current rumour in the public domain suggesting that about 20 per cent of the Naira currency notes in circulation are counterfeited. CBN said, More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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My mission is to make NiMet world leading weather forecast agency – Prof. Mashi

The new Director General of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), Professor Sani Abubakar Mashi recently took a tour of the agency’s formations and facilities across the country as part of his familiarisation More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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World Bank partners stakeholders boosts rice production in Jigawa

Ayodele Samuel,Lagos The World Bank under Fadama III Additional Financing Project in Jigawa State, is collaborating with UPL-RICO, a specialist in rice crop protection around the globe, to boost rice production More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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Investors wealth dips by 1.79%

From NGOZI Onyeakusi, Lagos Heavy investment loses last week greeted equities listed on the floor of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) as the twin market indicators ended red. Specifically, the NSE All-Share Index More...