Financial Services

December 7, 2017

Nigeria Update: CBN rolls out small medium credit scheme to curb restiveness in Rivers

To curb restiveness in the Niger Delta region, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has organised agricultural and small medium enterprise credit scheme for indigenes.  According […]
December 6, 2017

World Update: Bitcoin surges above $12,000 to record high on relentless demand

Bitcoin extended its eye-popping rally on Wednesday, breaking above $12,000 to a record high despite questions about the cryptocurrency’s real value and worries about a dangerous […]
December 6, 2017

Nigeria Update: U.S. businesses in Nigeria paid N34.4b tax in 2016

A recent Economic Impact Survey of United States companies in Nigeria has shown that such business interests have contributed over N34.4 billion to the nation’s tax […]
December 6, 2017

Nigeria Update: Reserves hit $38.2b as FDI crosses $10 billion

Nigeria’s foreign exchange (forex) reserves jumped from $23 billion in October 2016, to $38.2 billion yesterday, a development that signals the country’s return to favourite international […]