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January 9, 2018 7:31 PM Naira inches to N361 per dollar

The Nigerian currency, Naira was sold at N361.5 to the Dollar at the parallel market on Tuesday while the Pound Sterling and the Euro sold at N475 and N420 respectively. At the Bureau De Change (BDC) window, the Naira traded at N362 to the Dollar, slightly lower than the parallel market rate, while the Pound Sterling and the Euro closed at N475 and N420. The New Agency 17

December 27, 2017 4:44 PM Reno Omokri rubbishes presidency’s vow to stop fuel importation in 2019

Reno Omokri, former presidential aide, has lambasted the Presidency for saying Nigeria will stop importing fuel by 2019. He wondered how fuel importation will stop when President Muhammadu Buhari has not built or repair a single refinery since assuming power. On Twitter, Omokri urged Nigerians to ask Buhari if he has been able to fulfil his promises 26

December 27, 2017 8:03 AM India to become fifth largest economy in 2018

India is set to overtake the United Kingdom and France to become the world’s fifth largest economy next year, a report said Tuesday. Currently ranked seventh, India will move up to fifth place in 2018 and vault to third spot by 2032, the Centre for Economics and Business Research, a London-based consultancy, said in its annual rankings. The Indian economy 30

November 20, 2017 9:26 AM House Speaker arrested, detained in huge corruption case

Indonesia’s parliament speaker has been detained after dodging questioning by authorities on a multi-million-dollar graft case by pleading ill health, an anti-corruption spokesman said, on Monday. Setya Novanto had ignored summons by the country’s Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) and evaded an attempt to arrest him last week by disappearing for a day, before 21

November 7, 2017 7:21 PM Buhari’s 2018 budget estimate illogical – Adeyanju

Former Director of New Media for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Convener, Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju has described as illogical the 2018 Appropriation bill. According to him, there are no projects to show that previous budgets were implemented. He said the President cannot account to what he said is the over N11trn proposed for both 2016 and 2017. President 42

October 31, 2017 10:32 PM Oando declares N383.5bn turnover in Q3 2017, as debt reduces by N18bn

The company also reduced its debt by N18 billion, from N247 billion as at December 2016 to N229 billion. The company’s gross profit increased by 148 per cent to N71.2 billion from N28.6 billion, while profit-after-tax increased by 120 per cent to N7.1 billion from a loss of (N35.8 billion) in Q3 2016. Commenting on the results, Wale Tinubu, Group Chief 85

October 31, 2017 12:22 PM The Finance 202: Wall Street shrugs off Mueller indictments

Investors processed some troubling news out of Washington on Monday by downgrading their expectations for a tax overhaul. But the mild stock sell-off that resulted had apparently little to do with the first indictments from Robert Mueller’s probe of the Trump team’s alleged Russia ties. Instead, the market was responding to a Bloomberg News report that House 139

October 30, 2017 2:32 PM Manafort, former business partner indicted on money laundering, tax charges in connection with special counsel probe

Breaking News: Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos pleaded guilty to making a false statement to federal investigators. Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his longtime business partner Rick Gates have been charged in a 12-count indictment with conspiracy to launder money, making false statements and other charges stemming from probes 40

October 28, 2017 5:33 AM The Iran nuclear deal collapse – Sonny Atumah

The United States President Donald Trump a fortnight ago decertified the Iranian Nuclear Accord entered into in Vienna, Austria in July 2015. The deal limited Iran’s capacity to civilian nuclear programme for power and medical purposes. The United States was empowered to watch over Iran with the US President required to certify that Iran complied with the agreement 46

October 28, 2017 3:35 AM Spain sacks Catalan government after independence declaration

BARCELONA/MADRID - The Madrid government sacked Catalonia’s president and dismissed its parliament on Friday, hours after the region declared itself an independent nation in Spain’s gravest political crisis since the return of democracy four decades ago. A new regional election will be held in Catalonia on 21 Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said in a televised 122