Wednesday 17 July, 2019
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Category Archives: Business News

The interbank segment of the Foreign Exchange Market has received a fresh boost of $210 million from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) following sales concluded on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Figures obtained from the CBN indicated that authorized...

By Optimum Times on Jul 17th, 2019

NNPC GMD, Mallam Mele Kyari, and Managing Director of Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) and Chairman of Shell Companies in Nigeria, Mr. Osagie Okunbor, in a heart-to-heart discussion during the visit…Tuesday. The Management of...

By Optimum Times on Jul 17th, 2019

The Securities and Exchange Commission has started verifying claims of 4,160 unpaid investors of the illegal investment scheme organised by Dantata Success and Profitable Company. The verification exercise commenced on Monday July 15th and...

By Optimum Times on Jul 17th, 2019

Self-sufficiency in food production remains a major pillar of the economic policy of the Buhari Administration, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Prof. Osinbajo, who spoke on Sunday at the 4th National Discourse on Food Security of...

By Optimum Times on Jul 16th, 2019

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has assured that it will continue to collaborate with relevant stakeholders to sensitise investors on the need to regularise their multiple accounts as well as claim their dividends. Uduk who spoke...

By Optimum Times on Jul 15th, 2019

 Construction of 2nd Niger Bridge The Federal Controller of Works in Anambra, Mr Adeyemo Ajani, on Saturday said the second Niger Bridge may be redesigned to prevent suicide attempts. Ajani stated this when the Abuja branch of the Nigeria Society...

By Optimum Times on Jul 15th, 2019

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) on Saturday raised alarm on the presence of substandard Sunrise brand of Electric Cables in the Nigerian markets and warned Consumers to avoid patronage of the product. Further, it warned dealers...

By Optimum Times on Jul 14th, 2019

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, says the Nigerian Cotton, Textile and Garment (CTG) sector holds huge potentials to create more than two million jobs and reduce 4.0 billion dollars import bill incurred...

By Optimum Times on Jul 12th, 2019

L-R: Lady Azuka Azinge, Acting Registrar-General, CAC; Statistician-General, NBS, Dr Yemi Kale; D-G SMEDAN, Dr Umaru-Dikko Radda and Board Member of SMEDAN, Mr Orimadegun Agboade at the Public Presentation of 2017 NBS-SMEDAN  and National...

By Optimum Times on Jul 12th, 2019

NNPC GMD, Mele Kyari The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has advised motorists and other petroleum products consumers to disregard trending rumour of a planned hike in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise called...

By Optimum Times on Jul 12th, 2019