Business

COVID-19: All markets, stores in Lagos to be shut from Thursday

Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has ordered the closure of all markets and stores. The move is part of measures being …

Coronavirus: Access Bank shuts down branch at Victoria Island, Lagos

The Ligali Ayorinde Branch of Access Bank Plc in Victoria Island has been temporarily closed after a customer who visited …

CBN approves appointment of Olaniran Olayinka as Keystone Bank Acting CEO/MD

Keystone Bank Limited has announced the appointment of Mr. Olaniran Olayinka as its Acting Managing Director/CEO, subject to approval by …

Zenith Bank’s profit after tax increases by 7.6 per cent, now N208bn

Zenith Bank Plc has annouced a profit after tax of N208 billion for its 2019 financial year. The figure represents …

Economy

Tax Evasion: House of Reps threatens to deal with telecom companies

The House of Representatives on Thursday gave telecom operators in the country a seven days to appear before the house …

Economic recession imminent in Nigeria as crude oil falls to $28.40

Brent crude on Wednesday reduced to $28.40, the lowest since early 2016. It should be noted that Nigeria’s major means …

COVID-19: This is the time for Nigeria to be economically independent

Mrs Zainab Abubakar, a lecturer with Economics Department, Federal University Dutse (FUD), Jigawa says the COVID-19 should be an opportunity …

Hardship looms as inflation rises by 12.2 per cent, highest in 21 months

The National Bureau of Statistics has announced that inflation rose by 12.20 percent year-on-year in February. The inflation rate of …

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