Sports

AFCON 2019: Pinnick, Rohr disagree over Eagles

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, Amaju Pinnick has disagreed with the Super Eagles Manager; Gernot Rohr over the latter’s comments that the Nigerian teams are not favourites to win the 2019 African Cup of Nations trophy this summer in Egypt. NFF President Pinnick (right) shakes hands with Gernot Rohr after the contract extension The Super […]

General

FG to Sort Out pay disparity in public service

The Federal Government is set to address the issue of pay disparity among government workers in the country, as the National Salaries, Incomes and Wages Commission, NSIWC, yesterday, said it has been directed to harmonize salaries of various Ministries, Department and Agencies of government, MDA. In a statement in Abuja, Executive Chairman of the NSIWC, […]

Business

FG seeks to diversify stock market instruments

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, has said the Federal Government is seeking to diversify instruments of the stock market through the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan. Ahmed, while speaking at the maiden Awards Night of the Securities and Exchange Commission, said the Federal Government was committed to building a vibrant capital market that […]

Business

CBN injects $268.60m, CNY39.09m in retail SMIS

The Central Bank of Nigeria, on Friday, injected $268.60m and CNY39.09m in the Retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales of the foreign exchange market. A statement from the CBN said that the figures of the sales consummated on Friday, revealing that the sums were injected to meet requests of customers in the agricultural, airlines, petroleum products […]

Business

NPA MD Receives Committee on Work Plan of Action on Haulage Operations

By Foster Obi The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), yesterday played host to the Inter-Ministerial Sub Committee for the Implementation of a Work Plan of Action on Haulage Operations in Nigeria in the Organisation’s Corporate Headquarters in Lagos. Picture shows,  the representative of the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, the Executive Director, […]