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    CBN issues guidelines for China-Nigeria currency swap deal – Premium Times News

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday published the long-awaited regulatory guidelines for prospective operators under the bilateral currency swap agreement between Nigeria and China. The guidelines titled: “Regulations for Transactions with Authorised Dealers in Renmnbi” was signed by CBN...
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    Nigeria Eyes $1.3bn from Asset Sales This Year – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    Buhari appoints Shonubi new CBN Deputy Governor-Designate By Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja Nigeria expects to raise about N400 billion ($1.3 bn) via asset sales this year, part of which would help finance its record 2018 budget. The Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Alex...
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    A new malware is making its mark in Africa – Itnewsafrica News

    Hadjizenonos, Country Manager of Check Point South Africa. There’s a new cyber threat on the block, and it’s sneakier than anything we’ve seen before – undoubtedly the reason why it’s the malware of choice for hackers across Africa right now. In fact, though crypto-mining … Read more via IT...
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    African Development Bank launches coding for employment program – Itnewsafrica News

    The Coding for Employment Program is at the centre of the African Development Bank’s Jobs for Youth in Africa Initiative The African Development Bank, together with partners – The Rockefeller Foundation, Microsoft and Facebook – launched the Coding for Employment Program at the African...
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    Nigerian government recovers ₦30 billion from VAIDS, to issue declaration certificates – Techpoint

    From all indications, the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) is proving to be effective as the Nigerian government has so far recovered ₦30 billion. VAIDS was designed by the ... Read more via – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Africa Innovation Summit kicks off in Kigali – Itnewsafrica News

    Africa Innovation Summit Kicks Off in Kigali Showcasing Ground-breaking African Solutions The Prime Minister of ... Read more via IT News Africa news alert – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Macron announces the creation of Digital Africa to support growth of African startups – Techmoran...

    The President of the Republic of France, Emmanuel Macron has announced the creation of Digital Africa, a programme for African start-ups which aims to maintain the entrepreneurial momentum in ... Read more via TechMoran – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Seplat reacts to allegation of breaching local content policy – Nairametrics News

    Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc has debunked allegations that it violated the local content policy regarding ... Read more via Nairametrics – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Buhari appoints Shonubi as new CBN deputy gov – Newtelegraph News

    President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Mr. Folashodun Adebisi Shonubi as Deputy Governor at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The nomination is subject to the confirmation of the Senate, according to a statement ... Read more via Newtelegraph – ... Get more...
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    Transcorp appoints Christopher Ezeafulukwe new executive director – Nairametrics News

    The board of Transnational Corporation Plc (Transcorp) has announced the appointment of Mr. Christopher Ezeafulukwe as a new executive ... Read more via Nairametrics – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Dangote Cement, StanbicIBTC, others lift NSE indices by N191 billion – The Guardian Nigeria

    Dangote Cement factory Following price gains recorded by major highly capitalised stocks especially Dangote Cement, and StanbicIBTC yesterday pushed market capitalisation by N191billion. Specifically, at the close of trading yesterday, the index rose by 572.72 points or 1.31 per cent to close at...
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    Business Nigeria: Today's Business, Economic and Financial Headlines [15-08-2016]

    Below are some of the business, economic and financial headlines in some selected Nigerian Dailies for today, Monday, 12 August, 2016. Economy - Bill Gates donates $1m for Food, Farming Aids to Borno - Beloxxi Industries Limited Closes $80m Equity Investment Deal - SEC Rules Out Crowdfunding...
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    Metro Fulani Herdsmen Invade Abia Community, Residents Flee

    Tensions erupt in Abala community in Obingwa Local Government of Abia State as Fulani herdsmen with over 200 cows were reported to have invaded the community attacked farmers mostly women and destroyed their crops. Report has it that some natives of the community have fled their homes and are...
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    Politics Kwara Governor, Ahmed Condemns SERAP For Dragging His Government to ICC

    The Kwara State Government has condemned the inclusion of the state in a petition by SERAP to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for alleged non-payment of salaries to workers. The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) petitioned the ICC, accusing some state governments...
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    Politics President Buhari Hosts Northern Christian Leaders At The State House [PHOTOS]

    President Muhammadu Buhari received in audience Northern Christian Leaders "Eagle Eye Forum" at the State house. See photos:
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    Business Black Market Sellers To Parley CBN on New Forex Policy

    The President, Association of Bureau De Change Operators of Nigeria, Alhaji Aminu Gwadabe, says the association is ready to partner the Central Bank of Nigeria to sensitise its members on the newly-introduced flexible foreign exchange policy. The President, Association of Bureau De Change...