NLC protests: CBN to flood banks with old naira notes

The Central Bank of Nigeria has finally concluded plans to release all N1,000, N500 and N200 notes in its custody to Deposit Money Banks, The PUNCH can report authoritatively. This decision is... Read more »

Peter Mbah; key player in the global offshore oil, gas sector

….A dream Enugu cannot afford to kill for mere partisan considerations By Nnamdi Chime Beyond partisan politics, when a people thinks about a better future, they assemble their first eleven for elective... Read more »

Naira gains further at investors, exporters’ window

Agency Report The naira gained further on Thursday as it exchanged at N461 to the dollar at the Investors and Exporters’ window. The rate represented an increase of 0.05 per cent, compared... Read more »

Fuel stations, others reject old notes, banks ration cash

The fresh move by some Deposit Money Banks to re-circulate old N500 and N1,000 notes suffered a setback on Tuesday as motorists, fuel stations, retailers, traders, and other categories of bank customers... Read more »

IMF warns CBN, others over rising inflation

By Edidiong Ikpoto The International Monetary Fund has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria and other monetary authorities to deemphasise monetary policy as a way of tackling the resurgence of inflation. In a new... Read more »

Banks await instruction on old naira recirculation

By Nike Popoola There is an air of uncertainty among Deposit Money Banks as they await further instruction from the Central Bank of Nigeria over the recirculation of old N500 and N1,000. The Supreme... Read more »

Polls controversy: Fuel hits N300/litre as marketers halt loading

Okechukwu Nnodim and OpeOluwani Akintayo Oil marketers, on Tuesday, said many depots had stopped loading Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, due to the apprehension caused by the collation of results of... Read more »

Anambra KEKE operators rise against estimated 800 touts in the state

Okey Maduforo, Awka Tricycle operators in Anambra state otherwise known as keke Napep have declared war against over 800 suspected touts and fake revenue operators in the area. Similarly the operators have... Read more »

Ways to reduce fuel consumption in your car

By Damilola Olufemi Fuel in Nigeria has become a scarce commodity and the possibility of getting it after a long queue is not assured. Many filling stations sell at exorbitant prices with a... Read more »

Destruction of telecom facilities affect digital platforms – NCC

By Damilola Olufemi The Nigerian Communications Commission has said the destruction of telecommunications facilities in the country is affecting standard service delivery on digital platforms. The Vice Chairman of the commission, Umar Danbatta,... Read more »