CBN Injects $205 Million As Naira Falls to N379/$

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday injected $205 million into the foreign exchange market even as the naira depreciated to N379 per dollar in the parallel market.

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday injected $205 million into the foreign exchange market even as the naira depreciated to N379 per dollar in the parallel market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Earns N225 Billion From Oil Taxes, Royalties in Two Months

[Vanguard] Nigeria earned N224.9 billion from petroleum profit tax (PPT) and royalties from the oil and gas sector in January and February 2017, according to latest data released by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.

[Vanguard] Nigeria earned N224.9 billion from petroleum profit tax (PPT) and royalties from the oil and gas sector in January and February 2017, according to latest data released by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Launching of Creative Mauritius Project, an Online Platform to Promote Local Handicraft

[Government of Mauritius] The Creative Mauritius project (CM), an online platform aiming to provide visibility and market linkages to craftsmen of Mauritius and Rodrigues was launched yesterday at the headquarters of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce a…

[Government of Mauritius] The Creative Mauritius project (CM), an online platform aiming to provide visibility and market linkages to craftsmen of Mauritius and Rodrigues was launched yesterday at the headquarters of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) in Port Louis during a press conference by the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

FBN Holdings Shareholders Approve Bank’s N7.18 Billion Total Dividend

[Guardian] Shareholders of FBN Holdings Plc, at the weekend, endorsed the bank’s N7.18 billion total dividend, translating to 20 kobo per for the 2016 financial year.

[Guardian] Shareholders of FBN Holdings Plc, at the weekend, endorsed the bank's N7.18 billion total dividend, translating to 20 kobo per for the 2016 financial year.

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Budget 2017 – Osinbajo Should Be Careful of Falana, Others – Senate

[Vanguard] Abuja -For asking Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, not to sign the 2017 budget until the National Assembly removed the N448 billion added to it, the Senate has urged the Acting President to be very careful of people like Femi Falana, SAN.

[Vanguard] Abuja -For asking Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, not to sign the 2017 budget until the National Assembly removed the N448 billion added to it, the Senate has urged the Acting President to be very careful of people like Femi Falana, SAN.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sanusi – Osinbajo, IBB, Abdulsalami, Sultan, Others Intervene

[Vanguard] Kano -Kano State House of Assembly, yesterday, called off the probe of the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi 11, over Kano Emirate finances, following the intervention of some prominent Nigerians.

[Vanguard] Kano -Kano State House of Assembly, yesterday, called off the probe of the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi 11, over Kano Emirate finances, following the intervention of some prominent Nigerians.

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‘Teachers Are Least Paid Civil Servants’

[Guardian] Birnin Kebbi -The Emir of Zuru, Alhaji Muhammadu Sani Sami has lamented the plight of teachers in the country saying they are the least paid by employers. The emir who disclosed this at a one-day education retreat organised by the state mini…

[Guardian] Birnin Kebbi -The Emir of Zuru, Alhaji Muhammadu Sani Sami has lamented the plight of teachers in the country saying they are the least paid by employers. The emir who disclosed this at a one-day education retreat organised by the state ministry of education held at the presidential banquet hall in the state capital said teachers, by virtue of their role of imparting knowledge and character moulding should be handsomely paid in appreciation of their duties.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Naira Once Accepted in UK, Saudi but Now Rejected in Benin Republic – Ex-CBN Dep Gov

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Obadiah Mailafia, has said the naira, which was accepted in London and Saudi Arabia years ago, was not even now accepted in Benin Republic anymore.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Obadiah Mailafia, has said the naira, which was accepted in London and Saudi Arabia years ago, was not even now accepted in Benin Republic anymore.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria