CBN recovers N50b banks’ excessive charges

Efforts to ensure Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) play by the rules are yielding significant results as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has recovered over N50 billion excessive charges.

GSSB rates Zenith Bank high on adoption of global sustainability standards

Zenith Bank Plc has been rated the first Nigerian company and first African financial institution to adopt the Global Reporting Standards on sustainability of the Global Sustainability Standards Board.

Maize farmers use Dogonyaro leaves to control armyworms in Oyo

Maize farmers in Oyo State on Thursday said that they had found solution to the menace of armyworms which had been destroying their farms.

Commercial Tricycle Association seeks extension of curfew hours in Yobe

By Mohammed Abubakar,

Niger govt to create jobs through Shea products’ processing

By Ummi Ismaeel,

Dangote debunks proposed 10-year tax holiday story

The Management of Dangote Group on Monday debunked a story alleging that the company will benefit 10-year tax holiday after constructing 35 km Apapa to Oworonshoki highway end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

NAPPMED cries foul over rise in drug abuse in Yobe

Mohammed Abubakar,

OPEC to extend production cut deal again

A source close to negotiations over an OPEC-led effort to balance the market with production cuts told Russian media Monday an extension was under review.

Experts to engage Fashola at LCCI power sector dialogue

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) is set to hold a dialogue targeted at proffering solutions to challenges in the nation’s power sector.
According to a statement by the Director-General of LCCI, Mr Muda Yusuf, on Monday, the dialogue is to hold on Thursday in Lagos.

NPA to liaise with ICAN, others for capacity building

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has stated that the Authority would strengthen collaboration with Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and similar organisations for capacity building of the personnel of the organisation.