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Loans: FG Increases Borrowing Limit to N61tn
Loans: FG Increases Borrowing Limit to N...

Loans: FG Increases Borrowing Limit to N61tn

The Federal Government has expanded the country’s borrowing limit to N61tn paving the way for the increment of the current N33.11tn debt portfolio. The new limit as contained in a document, Medium Term Debt Strategy shows that Nigeria has hiked its borrowing limit from 25 per cent of the Gross... read more »

FEC Awards N309.9bn Road Contracts to Dangote
FEC Awards N309.9bn Road Contracts to Da...

FEC Awards N309.9bn Road Contracts to Dangote

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has ratified the award of construction of five roads amounting to 274.9 km at the cost of N309.9bn to Dangote Industries as part of a tax credit. Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Works and Housing, said this in a chat with State House correspondents after the FEC... read more »

TUC Tackles FG’s Serial Borrowing, Rising Cost Of Living
TUC Tackles FG’s Serial Borrowing, Risin...

TUC Tackles FG’s Serial Borrowing, Rising Cost Of Living

The Trade union Congress, TUC, has faulted the Federal Government over the spike in the cost of goods and services across the country, saying it has negated the benefits of the National Minimum Wage, which some states have yet to implement. The union also condemned the spate of external borrowings,... read more »

Lessons to be Learnt from the Travails of IrokoTV
Lessons to be Learnt from the Recent Att...

Lessons to be Learnt from the Recent Attack on IrokoTV

So I just learnt that there was an attack on IrokoTv App in the form of attempts to have it delisted on both Google Playstore and iOS store. This move by some in the North was  in “retaliation” for the delisting of Adamu Garba’s Crowwe from Google Play Store. Last I checked,... read more »

Respect the Sovereignty of Ghana, Ghana Traders Tells Buhari
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Respect the Sovereignty of Ghana, Ghana Traders Tell Buhari

The Ghana Union of Traders Association has reacted to the ministerial delegation sent by President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria to Ghana in a bid to resolve the rift between Ghana and Nigeria traders, describing it as needless. Dr Joseph Obeng, the President of the Association said the country is... read more »

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FG Sends Ministerial Delegation to Ghana to Address Nigeria/Ghanaian Traders Rift

FG Sends Ministerial Delegation to Ghana to Address Nigeria/Ghanaian Traders Rift

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a ministerial delegation to Ghana to tackle the persistent rift between Nigerian traders and the Ghanaian authorities. Mr Ifedayo Sayo, the Special... read more »

Why Nigerian Traders Must Go – Ghanaian Traders

Why Nigerian Traders Must Go – Ghanaian Traders

The Ghana Union of Traders Association, GUTA, at Kasao in the Central region has warned it would shut down shops of foreigners, especially Nigerians, involved in retail business in the... read more »

BREAKING: Awosika breaks Silence after Sack as First Bank Chair

BREAKING: Awosika breaks Silence after Sack as First Bank Chair

Sacked former chairman of First Bank Nigeria Limited, Mrs. Ibukun Awosika, has insisted the decision to sack reinstated Managing Director of the bank, Adesola Adeduntan, was taken in the... read more »

Ghana Traders Union Oppose Call to Reopen Nigerians’ Shops

Ghana Traders Union Oppose Call to Reopen Nigerians’ Shops

Following calls by some Nigerian traders for their shops to be reopened after months of lockdown, the Ashanti regional branch of the Ghana Union of Traders Association, GUTA, has urged... read more »

Amazon Chooses South African for its African Headquarters

Amazon Chooses South African for its African Headquarters

Amazon is set to open its African headquarters in South Africa with real estate investment in the region of R4 billion. Reports in Cape Town said Amazon would be situated at a new development in... read more »