Sunday, July 25, 2021

Economy

July 23, 2021

Unemployment rate under Buhari worst in Nigeria’s history: World Bank

The World Bank said unemployment rate particularly rose acutely since the 2015-2016 economic recession.

World Bank and Buhari
July 23, 2021

NGX: Market capitalisation sees marginal gain ahead of MPC meeting

The MPC is expected to hold its fourth meeting of the year on July 26 and July 27.

Stock Market
July 23, 2021

Tanker Drivers’ Strike: Nigerian security operatives fingered in petrol theft

IPMAN Rivers chapter has said the ongoing Petroleum Tanker Drivers Union (PTD) strike could lead to fuel scarcity.

July 23, 2021

CBN’s digital currency CBDC set for October 1

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced that it will launch the pilot scheme of its digital currency by October 1, 2021.

July 22, 2021

Market capitalisation gains N330 billion post-Sallah

Total drove the gainers’ chart with 10 per cent to close at N184.80 per share.

The Nigerian Stock Exchange
July 21, 2021

Electronic call-up system will decongest Lagos ports: Freight forwarder

“With the electronic call-up system, congestion due to customs and police checkpoints would be addressed.”

July 21, 2021

Sallah: Kaduna relaxation centres bubble

Operators of relaxation centres in Kaduna counted their gains as patronage surged due to Sallah holidays.

July 21, 2021

Gov. Makinde’s audit forces 341 Oyo workers to resign

Audit sanctioned by Governor Seyi Makinde, conducted on Oyo civil service workers, has uncovered several scores of issues with 341 of the civil servants forced to resign.

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde (Photo Credit: Twitter)
July 21, 2021

Ghanaian cedi remains stable against U.S. dollar: IMF

The Ghanaian cedi has remained stable against the American dollar, says the International Monetary Fund.

Nana Ado-Kuffor and Cedis
July 21, 2021

Ghanaian cedi remains stable against U.S. dollar: IMF

The Ghanaian cedi has remained stable against the American dollar, says the International Monetary Fund.

Nana Ado-Kuffor and Cedis