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CBN: new e-payment pricing policy coming

    CBN: new e-payment pricing policy coming

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has deregulated the Merchant Service Charge (MSC) and will be implementing a new pricing regime on electronic transactions by the second quarter of this

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Economic Crisis: Dogara seeks traditional rulers’ support for Buhari

    Economic Crisis: Dogara seeks traditional rulers’ support for Buhari

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has called on traditional rulers across Nigeria to rally their subjects behind the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. Dogara spoke

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CBN sells $1bn to clear backlog of forex demand

    CBN sells $1bn to clear backlog of forex demand

The Central Bank of Nigeria has sold about $1bn on the forward market to clear a backlog of dollar obligations in selected sectors, according to foreign exchange traders. The traders

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Naira weakens to N490/$ at parallel market

    Naira weakens to N490/$ at parallel market

The Naira yesterday weakened to N490 to a dollar at the parallel market after appreciating to N485 to a dollar during the Christmas break. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

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Eight power firms reject 1,337MWH despite poor supply

    Eight power firms reject 1,337MWH despite poor supply

Eight power distribution companies rejected 1,336.75 megawatts-hour of electricity, representing 19 per cent of the total quantum of power supplied

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MTN pays N80b of N330b fine

    MTN pays N80b of N330b fine

Mobile giant MTN has paid N80 billion out of the N330 billion fine imposed on it for failing to deactivate

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Recession: Not business as usual this Christmas

    Recession: Not business as usual this Christmas

For the average Nigerian, this year’s Christmas is one that will never be forgotten in a hurry for reasons which

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500 ex-militants get training in advanced farming

    500 ex-militants get training in advanced farming

Five hundred ex-militants are undergoing training in advanced farming as part of the Presidential Amnesty Programme. The first batch graduated

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Whistle blowers to get 5% of recovered fund

    Whistle blowers to get 5% of recovered fund

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved the payment of 5 per cent of recovered looted fund to the whistle

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N289 billion looted fund captured in 2017 Budget

    N289 billion looted fund captured in 2017 Budget

Those who have been wondering where the Federal Government kept recovered funds got an answer yesterday. About N288.6 billion is

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