Friday 16 November, 2018
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Category Archives: Business News

Osinbajo with Governor Ajimobi at Bodija Market in Ibadan. He was also at Oje Market in the city   To boost Small and Medium Scale Enterprises(SMEs), Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government will soon establish People...

By Optimum Times on Nov 16th, 2018

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC has announced an extension of forbearance on multiple accounts and unclaimed dividends to December 31, 2019. The Commission explained it was to ensure that more investors regularise their accounts...

By Optimum Times on Nov 16th, 2018

  By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) and KPMG-the Transaction Adviser for the postal sector reforms and the restructuring/modernization of the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST), have signed contract agreement. Speaking...

By Optimum Times on Nov 15th, 2018

General Manager TCN, Usman The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has explained that the disruption and subsequent load shedding of electricity supply experienced in some parts of Benin City and environs was due to maintenance work carried...

By Optimum Times on Nov 15th, 2018

Mrs Sharon Ikeazor Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate has embarked on serious sensitization of Pensioners and Next of Kins on the activities of fraudsters targeting pensioners to defraud them of their hard earned pensions by texting...

By Optimum Times on Nov 15th, 2018

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, has commended Saudi Arabia on its recent decision to announce daily crude oil production cut by one million barrels per day from December this year. Dr...

By Optimum Times on Nov 15th, 2018

Mrs Ahmed …Schedules Using Proceeds For Funding Fiscal Deficit, Others By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja The Nigeria’s offering of $2.86 billion Euro Bond, has attracted global investment interests in Nigeria’s economy leading to its...

By Optimum Times on Nov 14th, 2018

Christine Lagarde, IMF Boss International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde said central banks around the world should consider issuing digital currency. Speaking in Singapore, Ms Lagarde said this could make digital currency transactions...

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) is working to build befitting Emergency Operations Centres (EOCs) for robust response to disaster situations in the country, Director General, Engr Mustapha Maihaja has said. Addressing participants...

By Optimum Times on Nov 14th, 2018

Okorafor In its latest round of intervention, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, injected the sum of $210 million in the inter-bank foreign exchange market. Figures obtained from the CBN indicate that the authorized...

By Optimum Times on Nov 14th, 2018