Tag: Finance

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 22, 2016

Court orders Okonjo-Iweala, Jonathan to account for ‘missing’ N30 trillion

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ruled that Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and the Federal Government are to “provide information on ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 21, 2016

Oil marketers demand forex from govt, else…

Following the payment of a total of N48.2 billion as arrears of outstanding 2015 subsidy claims to oil marketers, the Depot ...

Mazi EmekaMay 14, 2016

You can have business lunch with Ruff&Tumble’s Nike Ogunlesi next Saturday (DETAILS)

SME 100 Nigeria a social enterprise which aims to stimulate entrepreneurship among Young Africans by empowering and inspiring them through ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 13, 2016

Why the FG is probing the Navy, Army and Airforce

The Federal Government has revealed its decision to probe the Army, the Navy and the Air Force. According to the Federal ...

Op-Ed EditorMarch 10, 2016

Opinion: How we sacrificed the messenger for corruption to live

On February 20, 2016, at a press briefing, Nigeria’s Minister for Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, reportedly made an error in ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 5, 2016

IMF boss, Lagarde didn’t meet with President Buhari to negotiate a loan – See why she visited

The global fall in the price of oil hit Nigeria quite badly and has give rise to a revenue shortfall ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 13, 2015

Is Nigeria truly broke? See how much the country made and spent in the past few months

According to the Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (2016-2018) sent by the president to the National Assembly, the ...

OluwapelumiJuly 27, 2015

Retirement and Savings: 5 reasons why you should start early

When you hear about retirement and savings what comes to your mind? So many people especially young people, do not ...

OluwapelumiJuly 27, 2015

Managing your Money: Four practical tips that will help you stay out of debt

Today, we’re going to talk about managing your money. But first, let’s get some basic definitions out of the way. ...

MuyiwaJanuary 29, 2015

Facebook now has 1.39 billion active users monthly

by Muyiwa Matuluko Announcing 2014 fourth quarter earnings yesterday, Facebook revealed that it now has 1.39 billion monthly active users ...

YEditorOctober 21, 2014

@GovAyoFayose can lie o: See how we breakdown his comments about #Ekiti’s debt profile

by Tunji Andrews The nation Nigeria on Thursday, took another leap forward in achieving it’s democratic potential as Ayodele Fayose ...

YEditorOctober 14, 2014

Can the new @cenbank policies strenghten the banks?

by Tunji Andrews The Central Bank Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, has announced that the apex bank would continue to make ...

YEditorSeptember 22, 2014

No bank verification number, no transactions, as @cenbank sets deadline

by Tunji Andrews In a circular by the Central Bank of Nigeria, the regulatory body has made it’s intention to ...

Isime EseneSeptember 12, 2014

Paul Nwabuikwu: The lies of a disappointed man, Temitope Oshikoya

by Paul Nwabuikwu It is a shame that someone with the credentials of Dr Temitope Oshikoya would display the kind of ...

YEditorAugust 22, 2014

How the CBN is explaining the reintroduction of ATM charges

by Tunji Andrews The Central Bank of Nigeria has said that the introduction of the N65 charge on “Remote on ...

YEditorAugust 15, 2014

All hail the Bankers’ Governor!

by Tunji Andrews The emergence of Godwin Emiefele as the 11th governor of the central bank of Nigeria (CBN), marked ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 11, 2014

RED is hiring: Are you ready to change the world? This is your chance to show us what you’ve got

by Kolapo Olapoju   Are you ready change the world, do the heavy lifting, no matter how tough it gets? ...

May 31, 2014

Listen & learn: 7 things standing in the way of achieving your dreams

by Alicia Fannin     Achieving your dreams can be a challenge but it shouldn’t seem impossible. However, sometimes it ...

May 23, 2014

Just In: Pres. Jonathan signs 2014 Budget

by Akan Ido President Goodluck Jonathan has today signed the 2014 Budget. The Appropriation Act was passed by the National ...

January 19, 2014

20 things you NEED to know about the new Nigerian mortgage policy (thanks, Feyi Fawehinmi!)

by Feyi Fawehinmi The best way to think of this is to imagine a market where the product being sold ...

September 26, 2013

Opinion: Oil theft – Now that Chatham House has vindicated the Ribadu Report

by Abdulaziz Abdulaziz The question is, now that Chatham House has vindicated Ribadu, will the Federal Government eat the humble ...

September 12, 2013

“The story is a total fabrication”: Okonjo-Iweala says SaharaReporters lied over ThisDay newspapers sack (READ)

by Akan Ido The minister of finance and the coordinating minister of the economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has accused an online ...

July 31, 2013

Gov. Fashola nominates Gbeleyi as new finance commissioner

by Oge Okonkwo Ayo Gbeleyi The Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola (SAN) has nominated Ayodeji Gbeleyi as the new commissioner ...

April 22, 2013

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: Instituting a culture of meritocracy

by Ijeoma Nwogwugwu …it is high time we jettisoned the quota system, federal character or political considerations in determining who ...

April 18, 2013

EFCC arrests Imo commissioner and accountant general for fraud

by Akan Ido Okafor Chike John, the Imo Commissioner for Finance and Eche Ezenna George, the state Accountant General have ...

April 12, 2013

The minister is late: Finance commissioners walk out of FAAC meeting in protest

by Isi Esene Commissioners of Finance from the 36 states of the federation, yesterday, protested against what they perceive as ...

April 8, 2013

“Wrong information sounds more sexy” – Ngozi Okonjo-Iwela speaks at The Future Awards Symposium

by Isi Esene The second day of the Future Awards Symposium which took place on April 7 at the Ikogosi ...

February 1, 2013

Broke nation: “Zimbabwe has only $217 in the bank” – Country’s finance minister cries out

It’s unthinkable that a country would have less money in its bank account than the average American, but that’s the ...

January 18, 2013

NOI clarifies feasibility of single currency in West Africa

Emmanuel Okubenji Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Friday, said that the establishment of single currency would not be achievable merely ...

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