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FG Saves N1.3trn From Rice, Fish, other Imports

By Tony Obiechina, Abuja The Federal Government has said that it was spending over N1.3 trillion on importation of rice, fish, sugar and wheat annually before the introduction of  the Anchors Borrower's Programme by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The CBN Deputy Governor, Corporate Services, Mr Edward Lametek Adamu, disclosed this yesterday in Owerri, Imo

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FG Predicts Stronger Economy in 2020

By Orkula Shaagee and Mathew Dadiya, Abuja Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has painted a brighter 2020 for Nigeria’s economy, politics and social lives, saying the year ahead would be blissful and glorious for the country. Osinbajo stated this yesterday in Abuja, when he fielded questions from the State House correspondents shortly after the End of Year Thanksgiving

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CBN Plans to Recapitalize the Banking Sector Soon – Emefiele

CBN Promises Tight Monetary Policy, Lists Priorities in 2020

By Tony Obiechina, Abuja The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele has said that the Bank’s top priorities for 2020 will include support for greater economic growth, price stability and low inflation. The Governor who restated the Apex Bank's continued operation of tight monetary policy at the Banker’s Committee

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President Muhammadu Buhari in Handshake with the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan

Again, Buhari Seeks Senate Approval to Borrow $30bn

…Writes NASS for Companies Act Amendment …Leaves Abuja for Equatorial Guinea By Mathew Dadiya, Abuja  President, Muhammadu Buhari has sought the approval of the Senate to borrow about $30 billion for infrastructural development in the country, which he tagged: “Economic Stimulus Infrastructure Fund.” The President’s request was conveyed in a letter to the Senate President, Ahmed

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