Sunday, March 7, 2021

Economy

March 7, 2021

FG should get nothing from airports revenues: FAAN

Smart Adeyemi and other members of the Senate Committee on Aviation conducted a tour of the country’s main airports on Sunday.

Murtala Muh'd Int'l Airport
March 6, 2021

Ships now unloading petrol, other products at Lagos port: NPA

A publication of NPA, ‘Shipping Position’ details schedule of the unloading.

March 6, 2021

Nigerian banks to pay N5 ‘subsidy’ for every $1 received from abroad: CBN

The CBN’s “Naira 4 Dollar scheme” is set to begin on March 8 and end in May.

CBN Godwin Emefiele (credit: Bloomberg)
March 6, 2021

Suspected herdsmen invade Kaduna airport, abduct eight workers

Jonathan Iwar, a grocer at the airport, told the Gazette the attackers breached the airport perimeter fencing and broke into homes in the early hours of Saturday.

March 6, 2021

Nigeria receives AfDB grant for capital market development

The fund is expected to simulate capital market development to unlock financial resources for productive sector investments.

March 5, 2021

Stock Market: All-Share Index declines by 33.06 points as bearish run persists

The market capitalisation of listed equities dipped N17 billion.

Stock Market
March 5, 2021

U.S. lifts tariffs on cheese, cashmere and whisky from the UK

The U.S. has now agreed to a four-month suspension as they try to resolve the issue.

UK Trade Secretary
March 5, 2021

Multinationals short-change Nigeria by $10bn via profit shifting: ICPC

ICPC warns that the practice strongly hurts the nation’s political economy.

March 5, 2021

Global smartphone production dropped in 2020: Report

“The figure is projected to increase by nine percent in 2021 to 1.36 billion.”

March 5, 2021

Don’t turn PIB to Electoral Bill: Wike tells National Assembly

“We saw that people use wood as a bridge to get to where Shell Petroleum Development Company is exploring oil.”

Nyesom Wike