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El-Rufai Launches TSA Manual

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has launched Treasury Single Account,TSA, Operations Manual. The presentation of the manual, which records the experience of Kaduna State in implementing the Treasury Single Account, took place in Lagos during the International Monetary Fund’s West Africa workshop on TSA implementation, according to a statement …

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Nigerian Arrested For Forging Ghana’s Chief Of Staff’s Signature

A Nigerian man has been arrested by Police in Osu, Ghana. He was busted for using the name of top government officials to defraud a foreign investor of about $150,000. The 38-year-old man, Dennis Ndukwu, is alleged to have forged the signatures of Ghana’s Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah as well as the Minister of Finance, Seth Terkper and other …

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Eid-El-Kabir: Nigerian Gov’t Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holidays

The federal government of Nigeria has declared Monday and Tuesday respectively as public holidays to mark the Eid-el-Kabir celebration. Speaking on behalf of the Federal Government, the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), enjoined all Muslim faithful and Nigerians in general to support, co-operate and join hands with President Muhammadu Buhari “in his sustained efforts to …

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CBN Issues License To 11 New Int’l Money Transfer Operators

Central Bank of Nigeria CBN has issued license to 11 new International Money Transfer Operators (IMTOs).  This was disclosed in a statement released by the apex bank’s Acting Director, Corporate Communications, Isaac Okorafor yesterday August 30th.  The new entrants are joining Western Union, MoneyGram and Ria, which had been cleared …

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Epic Response Given To Linda Ikeji On Mark Zuckerburg Visits To Nigeria

​ Reports say the seventh wealthiest man in the world discreetly came into Nigeria yesterday, Tuesday, August 30 to see how Facebook works in the country and to understand how to improve on the social media platform for Nigerians. Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook is presently in Nigeria for a Facebook Partner …

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Another Nigerian Company Rolls Out 4G-LTE Service

Another telecommunications firm in the country, InterC Network, has rolled out the 4G Long-Term Evolution service. The first to do so was ntel, the company that bought off Nigeria Telecommunications Company. At the unveiling in Lagos, the company spelt out its brand promise and determination to give Internet users a better experience in Nigeria. In the …

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Buhari Vows To Increase Agriculture Funding In 2017

Nigeria President in Nairobi for the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development. President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the Federal Government will sustain concrete measures to diversify the economy by increasing agriculture funding  in the 2017 budget. The president made this known in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by his Senior Special Adviser …

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