Oil price crash: Nigeria’s economic prospects still high

Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos The potentials and prospects of the Nigeria economy are still intact and promising despite the continued slide in crude oil prices, Managing Director, Cowry Assets Management Limited, Johnson Chukwu has said. Speaking at the weekend during a Bi-Monthly Forum organized by the Finance Correspondents Association of Nigeria (FICAN) More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 11th, 2016
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Oil dive deepens to 12-year low; $20 warning on China

A brutal new year selloff in oil markets quickened on Monday, with prices plunging 6 percent to new 12-year lows as further ructions in the Chinese stock market threatened to knock crude as low as $20 a barrel. Amid More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
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Diezani doubles as first female President of GECF

By Etuka Sunday Barely three weeks after her election as the first female President of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), the Ministerof Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke, More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
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Future Growth MFB to disburse N100m loan to 7, 400 women

By Etuka Sunday Future Growth Microfinance Bank yesterday in Abuja advised Nigerian women to register cooperative societies to avail themselves of the opportunities for empowerment for self- reliance. The Managing More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, November 28th, 2014
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Falling oil prices worse than Ebola to Africa

By Ed Cropley Plunging world oil prices have dealt a blow to Africa far greater; in purely economic terms than Ebola, setting back investment in exploration and plans to industrialise. The highest profile victim More...

By Peoples Daily On Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
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SEC tasks shareholders on future of companies

By Aminu Imam & Ngozi Onyeakusi, Abuja Shareholders have been urged to show more interest in the affairs of their  companies  rather than being concerned on returns on investment made into the organization. Shareholders, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, November 20th, 2014
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U.S. underlying inflation rising, economy firming broadly

Underlying inflation pressures rose in October, even as falling gasoline prices kept overall U.S. consumer prices in check, bolstering expectations of a mid-2015 interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve. Other More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
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Lawyer raises alarm over monumental tax fraud perpetrated by foreign companies

From Matthew Aramunde, Lagos The monumental tax fraud perpetrated by some foreign company who are ably assisted by some officials of the Lagos State Inland Revenue Service is alarming to say the least and calls More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
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Dr. Usman appointed Pro Chancellor, African Business School

By Etuka Sunday The Director General of Centre for Management Development (CMD), Dr Kabir Kabo Usman, has been appointed as a member of the Governing Board and Pro Chancellor of African Business School (ABS). A More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
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MTN slashes data rate, launches ‘Roam like Home, when you browse

By Chris Alu One of the giant telecommunications in Africa, MTN, has slashed its data roaming rate with the introduction of a new roaming package tagged Roam like Home with “MTN One World’, as part of its effort More...