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Naira weakens to N562/$ in parallel market amid drop in inflation

NIGERIA'S naira is sinking against the dollar in the parallel market, closing at N562/$ on Wednesday against N557/$ at the market opening. On the Importers/Exporters...

Nigeria’s July inflation drops marginally, but the economy isn’t getting better

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has revealed that Nigeria’s inflation has dropped to 17.38 per cent on a year-on-year basis, representing a marginal...

Factory output expands as Nigerian economy records slight recovery

THE Nigeria's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 0.51 per cent in real terms in the first quarter (Q1) of 2021, marking two consecutive...

Nigeria’s inflation drops, but economy still in slump

THE Consumer Price Index (CPI) released on Tuesday by the National Bureau Statistics (NBS)  indicated that the country’s inflation rate dropped to 18.12 per...

Only Lagos, FCT, Ogun are fiscally sustainable as states’ IGR declines in 2020

THE Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) by States released on Friday shows that only Lagos, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Ogun State are fiscally...

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Police arrest three bandits behind the kidnap of Kaduna Baptist school students

NIGERIAN Police Force (NPF) said operatives have arrested three suspected bandits responsible for kidnapping students of Bethel Baptist High...

DHQ reacts to viral video of NYSC member assaulted by soldier, vows to deal with erring officer

THE Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has reacted to viral footage showing a female soldier assaulting a female corp member in...

Fashola proposes ‘maintenance economy’, renovation of 25 federal secretariats

THE Minister of Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, proposed a new idea of maintaining government buildings and...

Leaked chats of British-Nigerian minister on colonialism spark a row  

THE UK’s newly appointed Minister of State for Equality Kemi Badenoch has come under criticism after private chats where...

Pensioners protest non-payment of 10-year outstanding gratuities in Ogun

LOCAL Government Pensioners' Association of Nigeria (LOGPAN), Ogun State Chapter, has taken to the state government's secretariat to protest...
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