FG’s takes steady steps towards safer mining environment

The Oloja of Ibodi, Oba Cornelius Omisade Agboluaje, (middle) with some of the newly trained local miners after being awarded certificates. The Federal Government recently concluded a three-day training and equipping of artisanal and small scale miners in gold bearing communities in Ilehsa, Osun state in its Safer Mining Project. In this piece, Musa More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Nigeria records tenth consecutive disinflation -NBS

By Etuka Sunday National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) disclosed the country has recorded tenth consecutive disinflation since January, 2017. NBS said, in its data that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

CBN FSS 2020, a ‘Game Changer’ for Nigeria’s Financial System

By Etuka Sunday The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) took a bold and determined step 10 years ago through Financial System Strategy (FSS) 2020 to reposition Nigeria’s Financial System, making it becoming Africa’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 14th, 2017

DMO gives reasons for financing local debt with $3bn

Dr Abraham Nwankwo, Director-General, Debt Management Office (DMO) The Debt Management Office (DMO) has disclosed that Government’s maturing local debts with $3bn external borrowing will not only crash the rate More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Solid Minerals sector development: Constitution of SMDF as a game changer

The recent inauguration of the Board of the Solid Minerals Development Fund (SMDF) has continued to attract positive narratives from critical stakeholders of the sector. Musa Adamu writes: The fall in the international More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 16th, 2017

We’ll ensure mining sector becomes major contributor to GDP- SMDF boss

A-three-day National Mining Summit was held in Abuja to yet again demonstrate the present administration’s seriousness about its economic diversification drive and making the mining sector one the key focus. In More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

How African countries are frustrating Nigeria airlines fulfilling BASA deals-Air Peace boss

Nigeria continuous show of big brother on the Africa continent is again receiving negative reciprocity from its so called neigbhours. In this bear it all interaction, Nigeria carrier, Air Peace Chairman, Mr. Allen More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 6th, 2017

Forex: CBN makes Special Intervention in BDCs

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele …injects $10,000 Midweek Intervention By Etuka Sunday The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in its bid to sustain supply of liquidity to the foreign exchange market, has decided More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Despite huge capital flight, no foreign airline has laid a single ‘Cement Block’ in Nigeria, AON Boss

Chairman of Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON), Capt. Noggie Meggison in this interview spoke of challenges bedeviling the Nigeria aviation sector. He particularly condemned the activities of foreign airlines operating More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

NEXIM Bank’s model in exploring the non-oil sector

The Managing Director of Nigerian-Export-Import Bank ((NEXIM), Mr Roberts Orya By Chris Alu Early last month, President Muhammedu Buhari was quoted variously to have said that Nigeria is broke. Although he was criticized More...