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Time to prosecute Hon Gudaji Kazaure, By Hassan Gimba

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It is no longer news that Hon. Muhammed Gudaji Kazaure, a House of Representatives member representing the Kazaure, Roni, Gwiwa and Yankwashi constituency of...

N89trn heist and The Gudaji Ultimatum, By Hassan Gimba

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For the past two weeks, the gregarious Muhammed Gudaji Kazaure, a lawmaker representing Kazaure, Roni, Gwiwa and Yankwashi Constituency of Jigawa State in the...

How not to redesign the naira, By Hassan Gimba

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Among the reasons given by the Central Bank of Nigeria governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, for the redesigning of the ₦200, ₦500 and ₦1000 notes...

Senate probes N14.7bn PHCN privatisation fund in secret accounts

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The Senate Committee on Public Accounts has begun investigation of N14.7bn proceeds of privatisation of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria allegedly hidden...

Forex: ABCON asks CBN to de-risk BDCs operations to receive diaspora...

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The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON), an umbrella body for over 5,3000 Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)-licenced Bureaux De Change...

Buhari directs PAGMI to ramp up operations in solid minerals sector

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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Wednesday, directed the Presidential Artisanal Gold Mining Development Initiative to provide a six-month progress report on...

Amaechi wrong on money left behind by Jonathan, says Osita Chidoka

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A former Minister of Aviation, Osita Chidoka, has faulted the claim made by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, that the money left behind...

Review forex ban on 40 items to save naira, economists tell...

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The Centre for the Promotion of Private Enterprise, an economic think tank, has advised the Central Bank of Nigeria to review its ban on...

Twitter Founder, Jack Dorsey Appoints Three Nigerians To Head Bitcoin Trust...

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Three Nigerians have been appointed as board members of Jack Dorsey's Bitcoin Trust (BTrust). The founder of the popular microblogging platform, Twitter, Jack Dorsey announced...

We’ll Toll Roads To Repay FG’s Loans – Emefiele

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The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele has revealed how the federal government plans to raise money it will use to...

EFCC probes governor for withdrawing N60b

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A NORTH-CENTRAL governor is under probe for allegedly withdrawing N60 billion in cash in six years, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Executive Chairman...

Kogi Government Sues EFCC, Demands N35 Billion In Damages

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been sued by the Kogi State Government. The Yahaya Bello-led government sued EFCC over allegations that it fixed...

Don’t Be An Enemy of Democracy, Sign The Amended Electoral Law...

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Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has been called out by a former presidential candidate and chieftain of the African Democratic Party (ADC), Professor Kingsley Moghalu. Moghalu...

CBN’s TIES: Bridging financing gaps to business ideas

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In 2019, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) announced policies and programmes to create 10 million jobs in five years. The initiative was in response...

External reserves lost $610m in Nov, CBN battles to save naira

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The nation’s external reserves fell by $610m last month, figures obtained from the Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday revealed. The reserves dropped to N$41.22bn...

Dollar shortage: Foreign airlines stop ticket sale to Nigeria-bound travellers

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As dollar shortage in the Nigerian economy continues to hit the air travel industry harder, foreign airlines flying into the country have stopped local...

Subsidy: FG may deduct N2.4tn palliative from Federation Account, plans talks

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The Federal Government may deduct at least N2.4tn from the Federation Account to fund the N5, 000 cash palliative that will be handed over...

Dollar shortage, subsidy, deficit financing threatening Nigeria’s growth – W’Bank

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The World Bank has said that economic growth in Nigeria is being threatened by certain macroeconomic challenges, including dollar shortage, petrol subsidy and the...

INEC declares Soludo Anambra Gov-elect

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Prof Charles Soludo winner of Anambra gubernatorial election. Vice...

CBN rule bars BVN violators from opening bank accounts

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It will no longer be business as usual for violators of Bank Verification Number (BVN). They have been barred from opening new bank accounts...