Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Economy

February 7, 2023

TETFund, IFC begin employability programme for higher institutions

TETFund said the move was part of efforts to improve employability in the country.

IFC and TETFUND
February 7, 2023

NUPRC gazettes five oil industry regulations

The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission has gazetted five petroleum industry regulations.

Oil rig
February 7, 2023

Atiku tells Buhari not to make Nigerians scapegoats of poorly implemented naira policy

Atiku Abubakar said the new naira notes’ introduction was badly managed.

President Muhammadu Buhari/Atiku Abubakar
February 7, 2023

Fire guts Akure filling station

The Optimal Filling Station located on Aule Road in Akure caught fire on Monday.

February 7, 2023

EFCC, CBN officials in Zenith, UBA, Access, Keystone, First Bank over naira scarcity

CBN and EFCC officials visited Polaris, Keystone, Zenith, Unity, Heritage, First Bank, Access, UBA, etc.

EFCC/new naira notes
February 6, 2023

More than 75,000 tech workers lost their jobs in January: Report 

Google topped the chart. In January last month, the global tech giant laid off 12,000 members of staff.

February 6, 2023

Court bars CBN from extending new notes deadline beyond February 10

Some political parties had sought the order from the court, naming president Buhari, CBN, Godwin Emefiele and 27 banks as defendants.

New Naira notes
February 6, 2023

Cashless Economy: Obaseki backs Buhari regime’s policy, says its best

The Edo governor said, “As a government, we do not have a problem with the policy,” and asked that the policy “be encouraged”.

Edo Governor, Godwin Obaseki
February 6, 2023

Tether beats Bitcoin to most traded cryptocurrency in January

Tether’s trading volume jumped by 61 per cent between December 2022 and January 2023, an increase from $603.6 billion and $977.1 billion.

Tether
February 6, 2023

IPMAN begs for time to comply with N195 official pump price

IPMAN begs for time to comply with N195 official pump price.