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    25-May-2019 to 08:40

    Nigerian bourse trades 1.698bn shares worth over $189m

    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — A total turnover of 1.698 billion shares worth N57.895 billion (about $189.81 million) were traded this week in 24,328 deals by investors on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

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    24-May-2019 to 18:48

    Nigeria’s VP to attend inauguration of President Ramaphosa

    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is to attend the inauguration of South Africa’s President, Cyril Ramaphosa in Pretoria on Saturday.

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    24-May-2019 to 11:56

    Nigeria commits to special economic zones

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Federal Government has assured strategic investment partners and advisers of the Nigeria Special Economic Zone Investment Company Ltd. (NSEZCO) of its commitment to develop the zones across the country.

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    24-May-2019 to 11:42

    Nigeria: Ex-VP alleges smear plot by anti-democratic elements

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has raised an alarm over alleged plans by “unscrupulous and anti-democratic elements to contrive skirmishes in the coming weeks aimed at smearing his personality”.

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    24-May-2019 to 11:31

    Nigeria releases $1.54bn for social investment

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Special Adviser to the President on Social Investment, Mrs. Maryam Uwais, has said that Nigeria released $1.54 billion (N470.8 billion) between 2016 and 2018 for the delivery of its social investment programmes across the country.

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    24-May-2019 to 09:42

    Buhari congratulates India’s Modi on election victory

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on their election victory.

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    24-May-2019 to 09:37

    Nigeria streamlines listing in stock market

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) have streamlined the processes involved in the listing on the nation’s stock market for more efficiency and cost effectiveness.

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