NIGERIA | NIGERIA

07-Feb-2020 to 21:20

Financial Services industry dominates trading at Nigerian bourse

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Financial Services industry led the activity chart this week on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) with 1.199 billion shares valued at N13.728 billion traded in 15,183 deals.

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07-Feb-2020 to 20:50

Nigeria launches 5th Plan on ease of doing business

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has inaugurated its fifth accelerator aimed at rapid implementation of reforms for further improvement of the ease of doing business.

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07-Feb-2020 to 20:44

Manufacturers want clear policies on Nigeria, China currency swap

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has called for the release of a clear and structured fiscal policy to ensure that the Nigeria-China currency swap agreement truly benefitted the manufacturing sector and the Nigerian economy.

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07-Feb-2020 to 20:18

Nigeria targets $27.9bn tax revenue

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it is targeting $27.9 billion (about N8.5 trillion) in tax revenue in 2020, the Executive Chairman of FIRS, Mr. Muhammad Nami, said at the 2020 Corporate Plan Retreat in Abuja.

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07-Feb-2020 to 12:16

161 Nigerians repatriated from Libya

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received 161 distressed Nigerians who were repatriated from Libya aboard an Al Buraq Air Boeing 737 aircraft with flight number UZ 189 and registration number 5A-DMG.

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07-Feb-2020 to 11:58

Nigeria deregisters 74 political parties

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of Nigeria has deregistered 78 political parties and retained only 16.

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07-Feb-2020 to 08:07

Nigerian press agog with launch of fighter jets, sack of 74 political parties

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — President Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration of three fighter jets and deregistration of 74 political parties are trending in the Nigerian press on Friday.

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