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  Three suspected traffic robbers have been arrested in two separate operations around Ayobo/Ipaja areas of the state, less than 24 hours to Sallah holidays. Police said the suspects pretended to be commercial motorcyclists before attacking their victims. A spokesman for the command, Bala Elkana, a Deputy Superintendent (DSP) in a statement yesterday said on […]

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria on Tuesday left the Monetary Policy Rate unchanged at 13.5 per cent. The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, announced the decision of the committee at the end of a two-day meeting held at the apex bank’s headquarters in Abuja. He explained that nine out of […]

The nation’s economy expanded more slowly in the first quarter of 2019 than it did in the fourth quarter of last year, the National Bureau Statistics said on Monday. The International Monetary Fund had, in its World Economic Outlook Update released in January, revised down the country’s Gross Domestic Product projection for this year to […]

A total of N578.114bn dividends has so far been declared for payment to shareholders by companies that have held their Annual General Meetings for the 2018 financial year. According to the latest data obtained from the Nigerian Stock Exchange by our correspondent, Dangote Cement Plc paid the highest dividend of N16 per share, which translated […]

MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has risen by the maximum daily allowable price gain of 10 per cent by mid day trading at the Nigerian Stock Exchange ( NSE ), chalking up a whooping N201. 47 billion capital gains in second day of trading at the stock market. MTN Nigeria on Thursday listed by way of […]

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