President Muhammadu Buhari (4th right) with Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Muhammad Matawalle (3rd right); Minister of Solid Minerals, Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite (3rd left); President/CEO AfreximBank, Prof. Benedict Oramah (4th left); MD/CEO Heritage Bank Plc, Dr Ifie Sekibo (2nd right); Managing Director, Intra-African Trade Initiative, AfreximBank, Mrs. Kanayo Awani (left); Zamfara State Official, Alhaji Bashir Hadejia (2nd left) and Managing Director, Pan African Capital, Mr. Chris Oshiafi, during a meeting to brief President Buhari on the Afreximbank cooperation with Zamfara State for Solid Minerals development put together by Heritage Bank and PAC, in Sochi, Russia, weekend.
The Debt Management Office (DMO) has reported an increase by 4.5 percent to N22.7 trillion in the first quarter of this year due to increased domestic borrowing by the national and sub-national governments as well as rising foreign borrowing by the former. The latest data on the public debt profile sourced from the Debt Management […]
The African Development Bank (AfDB), has hinted of plans to mobilize $3 billion to support women entrepreneurs in Africa. The President of the continental development finance institution, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, made this disclosure at the sidelines of the just concluded annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund/World Bank in Washington D.C He enthused: “We are […]
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Wednesday reported improved performances in 28 out of the 30 sectors covered in the nation’s economy for July this year. Specifically, the apex bank’s report for the month published on its website indicated expansion in economic activities in the sub-sectors’ performances for the 17th consecutive months. The report […]