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    By Okeoghene Akubuike Abuja, Nov. 24, 2022 The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 2.25 per cent in the third quarter of 2022 on a year-on-year basis. The NBS said this in its Nigerian Gross Domestic Product Report Q3 2022 released in Abuja on Thursday. According to the report, the growth rate...

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    Katsina residents groan over hike in prices of grains

    Some residents of Katsina State, have expressed concern over the sudden increase in the prices of grains, sparking panic buying by some dealers. An investigation...

    Cotton exporter Benin developing home-grown textile industry

    GLO-DJIGBE, Benin, Oct 24 (Reuters) - On a large factory floor in southwestern Benin, dozens of young people cut, stitch and assemble cotton shirts...

    Tiny parasite withers West Africa’s cotton harvest outlook

    DAKAR, Oct 14 (Reuters) - A tiny green grasshopper-shaped parasite has infested cotton crops across West Africa and slashed output forecasts for the 2022/23...

    Nigerian Scientist advocates cotton production boosting technology

    By Sylvester Thompson Abuja, Oct.11, 2022 Dr Rose Gidado, Country Coordinator of Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology (OFAB), said cotton hybrids incorporated with the BGII...

    Nigeria, Cameroon request to join Ivory-Ghana cocoa initiative

    Cameroon and Nigeria requested to join the Cote d’Ivoire-Ghana Cocoa Initiative (CIGCI), a joint body spearheading the interests of the two countries in the...
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    Transcorp Hilton Abuja wins Seven Stars Luxury & Lifestyle Award for the 5th time in 7 years

    Transcorp Hilton Abuja is Africa's Best Luxury Business Hotel Transcorp Hilton Abuja has been named the Best Luxury Business Hotel at the 2022...

    Access Bank targets 200,000 Closa agents in 2023

    In a bid to satisfy its customers and make banking easier, Access bank Nigeria Ltd has disclosed its intention to increase its Closa agents...

    AfDB fund secures $64m grant from Norway

    By Temitope Ponle Abuja, Nov. 23, 2022 The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), has secured 64 million dollars in grant funding from the Norwegian...

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    Sahara Group, UNILAG collaborate on sustainability, global competitiveness

    Leading energy and infrastructure conglomerate, Sahara Group has announced...

    GTCO posts N169.7bn profit before tax for Q3

    By Olawunmi Ashaf Lagos, Lagos, Oct. 26, 2022 ...

    FSD Africa Announces New Board Member, Arunma Oteh

    Nairobi, 24 October, 2022 – FSD Africa has announced...

    *Igbobi College Partners Kreateng To Tackle Unemployment*

    Igbobi College Old Boys Association’s quest to tackle the...
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    The Nigerian Economy

    We are not introducing N5000 note — CBN

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has no plan to introduce N5,000 denominated bank note as being speculated by...

    NDIC declares 100% dividend to pay depositors of 20 liquidated banks

    By Lydia Ngwakwe Port Harcourt (Rivers), Nov. 28, 2022 Mr Bello Hassan, Managing Director, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), said the corporation...

    Experts proffer increased oil production to check Nigeria’s debt servicing

    By Simon Akoje Lagos, Nov. 28, 2022 Finanical experts have...

    Naira notes redesign’ll control inflation in Nigeria — Don

    By Zubairu Idris Katsina, Nov. 28, 2022 Mr Suleiman Lawal,...

    Q3 GDP: Expert pushes for reforms to address declining sectors

    By Rukayat Moisemhe Lagos, Nov. 27, 2022 An Economist,...

    Tax on beverages ‘ll contract output, drop revenue by 40% –Manufacturers

    Manufacturers under the aegis of the Manufacturers Association of...

    NDIC declares 100% liquidation dividend in 20 failed banks

    The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), on Monday, said...

    State of The Nigerian Consumer

    Average price of diesel in October was N801.09 per litre- NBS

    By Okeoghene Akubuike Abuja, Nov. 23, 2022 The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average retail price of Automotive Gas Oil...

    Cooking gas price increases by 0.21% in October 2022 – NBS

    By Okeoghene Akubuike Abuja, Nov. 21, 2022 Average price of 5kg cooking gas rose by 0.21 per cent from N4,474.48 in...

    Nigeria’s inflation rate increases to 21.09% in October 2022 — NBS

    The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says Nigeria’s headline...

    Nigeria’s Headline Inflation Hits 21.09% Since September 2005; Gives MPC Little Room for Rates Tweak

    Nigeria’s headline inflation accelerated for another month (nine consecutive...

    Many residents of FCT decry increasing cost of cooking gas

    By Okeoghene Akubuike Abuja, Oct. 24, 2022 Many residents of...

    Energy Source

    Exxon to exit Equatorial Guinea amid wider Africa crude phaseout

    HOUSTON, Nov 28 - Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) will wind down oil production in Equatorial Guinea and leave the West African...

    Oil prices fall 2% as Chinese demand worries linger

    Brent, WTI fall for third consecutive week EU delays talks on Russian oil price cap until next week Poland seeks German support for...

    Oil jumps on hopes for easing of China’s COVID controls Get Outlook for iOS

    China to speed up COVID-19 vaccinations for elderly Investors eye...

    Africa requires $190bn annual investments to achieve energy goals

    Africa will require about $190bn worth of investments...

    Oil prices fall 2% as Chinese demand worries linger

    Brent, WTI fall for third consecutive week EU delays talks...

    Environment & Climate

    Nigeria’s Environmental activist Saro Wiwa resurrects at COP27, 27years after death

    By Usman Aiyu and Muhyideen Jimoh Sharm El Sheikh (Egypt), Nov. 11, 202 (NAN) The memory of the late Nigerian environmental activist,...

    Canada, Nigeria target oil and gas methane emissions with new laws

    SHARM EL SHEIKH, Nov 11 - Oil and gas producers Canada and Nigeria have become the latest countries to tackle...

    Politics & Governance

    Support for Obi based on equity, justice, fair-play – Ohaneze Ndigbo

    George Obiozor; President General of Ndigbo Worldwide The Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide has said that its support for the Presidential Candidate of the...

    Adeleke tasks panels to recover looted state assets

    Gov. Ademola Adeleke of Osun has tasked the members of the panels and committees to track all looted public assets belonging...

    2023: APC unveils “Bless Mi” mobile crowdfunding channel for Tinubu’s campaign

    •Party targets N5 billion in donations •‘Innovation to democratise...

    Hoodlums Destroy APC Presidential Candidate, Tinubu’s Billboards In Osun

    Supporters of Governor Adeleke have been accused of being...

    Ebonyi government to fortify security at INEC offices

    Burnt INEC office in Izzi Local Government Area of...

    Education & Institution

    National skills qualification, a precondition for polytechnic’s accreditation in 2023 – NBTE

    By Philip Yatai Kaduna, Nov. 28, 2022 (NAN) The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has set the National Skills Qualification (NSQ)...

    EKOEXCEL Pupils Shine at 25th Annual JETS Competition

    EKOEXCEL, the innovative digital initiative launched in 2019 by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to transform primary schools, recorded another milestone recently when...

    Yahaya Bello reiterates commitment to quality education in Kogi

    Yahaya Bello Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has reiterated his...

    LASU VC Pleads With Health Practitioners To Be Patriotic, Stop Brain Drain

    ...as LASU graduates 28 professional nurses The Vice Chancellor of...

    Education remains our top priority – Lalong

    Simon Lalong, Governor of Plateau State, has said that...

    NES #28: EdoBEST tipped as solution to learning poverty in Nigeria

    Education sector thought leaders at the 28th Nigerian Economic...

    Ondo varsity ASUU appeals to FG over “no work, no pay” policy

    The ASUU Chapter of Olusegun Agagu University of Science...

    CEO XCLUSIVE

    Nigeria needs to tap into its natural resources to resolve its foreign debt — Access Bank Chair

    Chairman Access Bank Plc, Mrs. Dere Awosika, has said that contrary to fears being expressed by Nigerians, the Federal Government can...

    Insurance boss cautions Nigerians on alarming rise in cybersecurity risk

    Lagos, Oct. 26, 2022 (NAN) The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Leadway Assurance, Mr Tunde Hassan-Odukale, has cautioned corporate businesses owners...

    UBA Group is Well-Positioned to Meet Africa’s Banking Needs – CEO

    The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, United Bank for...

    Paper can be Nigeria’s second oil once revitalised – CEO, FAE Envelope

    By Rukayat Moisemhe Lagos, Aug. 17, 2022(NAN) Chief Executive Officer,...

    The State of The Nation

    Nigerian Military Kills ISWAP Terrorists Undergoing Training for IED Production in Lake Chad

    Airstrikes conducted by fighter jets of the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, have killed 24 terrorists of the Islamic State of West...

    Military Detention Facility Assists Boko Haram Women Deliver Children

    As part of showing love to humanity, health personnel at the Giwa Barracks detention Centre in Borno State have been helping...

    Africa

    Ghana Eurobonds Steady as Country Proposes Debt Restructure

    Bloomberg) -- Ghana will ask holders of its international bonds to accept losses of as much as 30% on the principal...

    AfDB Invests More Than $6m to Strengthen Public Finance Governance in African Countries

    This project is a follow-on to a first phase approved by the African Development Bank in 2016 The Board of Directors...

    Militants attack hotel used by officials in Somalia’s capital

    MOGADISHU, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Islamist militants attacked a...

    Former Ivory Coast militia leader Ble Goude returns home after exile

    ABIDJAN, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Charles Ble Goude, a...

    Equatorial Guinea president wins re-election, VP says on Twitter

    DAKAR, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro...

    Congo schedules presidential elections for Dec 2023

    KINSHASA, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo...

    Namibia plans railway revamp to boost regional coal exports

    CAPE TOWN, Nov 25 - Namibia's state-owned railway company...

    Geopolitical Analysis & News

    Three U.S. citizens indicted for funding Cameroon insurgents

    DAKAR, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Three U.S. citizens of Cameroonian origin have been arrested and charged with raising funds for separatist...

    The yuan’s the new dollar as Russia rides to the redback

    Russia turns to the Chinese currency amid sanctions Moscow becomes No.4 offshore trading centre for yuan Yuan's share of Russian FX market jumps...

    China has rejected understanding with US on Taiwan, Blinken says

    China had altered a decades-old understanding between Washington and...

    Taiwan president quits as party head after local election losses

    Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen has resigned as head of...