The Federal Government of Nigeria is set to engage 30,000 graduates to serve as agriculture extension workers who will provide strategic support to farmers across the country. It also announced on Monday that it had empowered 20 young Nigerian farmers with an initial take off grant of N30million, adding that […]

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has said it took over an asset belonging to the Chief Promoter of Inducon Nigeria Limited, Dr. John Abebe, over N1.3bn debt. In a statement on Sunday from the Head, Corporate Communications Department, AMCON, Jude Nwauzor, titled ‘N1.3bn debt: AMCON takes over assets […]

The Central Bank of Nigeria has vowed to shut the operating licences of operators who continue to violate rules regulating diaspora remittances into the country. The CBN stated this on Friday in its circular to all authorised dealers and International Money Transfer Operators titled ‘Modalities for payout of diaspora remittances’, […]

The Nigerian government has said its bonds for January 2021 worth N150bn which were auctioned on Wednesday were oversubscribed by N88.28bn, the Debt Management Office disclosed on its website. The total subscription received from investors for the bonds was N238.28bn, comprising of N91.84bn for 16.2884 per cent FGN March 2027 […]