NIGERIA | NIGERIA

18-Oct-2019 to 19:07

Nigerian bourse trades 896.610m shares worth over $54m

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — A total turnover of 896.610 million shares worth N16.561 billion (about $54.298m) in 12,638 deals were traded this week by investors on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

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18-Oct-2019 to 14:44

Nigeria unveils 2020 world para-powerlifting team

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari on Friday unveiled athletes that will compete in the 2020 world para-powerlifting world cup to be hosted in Abuja, early next year.

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18-Oct-2019 to 09:04

Press agog with truce over minimum wage crisis, arrest of kidnap suspects

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The agreement reached on the full implementation of the new minimum wage and the arrest of some kidnappers as well as the warning issued to proscribed Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) against its planned procession are some of the trending stories in Nigerian press on Friday.

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18-Oct-2019 to 08:12

Nigerian Government, Labour reach agreement on minimum wage implementation

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigerian government and the organised labour have finally found a common ground on the implementation of the national minimum wage five months after the minimum wage Act was enacted.

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17-Oct-2019 to 19:31

Nigeria says failure to adhere to trade agreement responsible for border closure

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Two months into the partial land border closure with four neighbours, Nigeria has again explained that it took the action to force the countries to comply with the terms of trade agreement.

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17-Oct-2019 to 13:05

Nigeria set to implement livestock transformation policy

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Work has been completed on the recently launched National Livestock Transformation Initiative (NLTP) to stave herders-farmers clashes that has claimed more than 3200 lives in two years.

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17-Oct-2019 to 07:49

Press agog with increase in debt profile, external funding of Boko Haram

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The increase in Nigeria’s debt profile and the indictment of other countries for increasing funding for Boko Haram are the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Thursday.

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