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CBN disburses over N900M to young entrepreneuers
21 Oct 2016
Youth Empowerment: CBN, Benue govt train 1,000 in SME anchor scheme
15 Oct 2016
Naira sustains gain on parallel market
13 Oct 2016
Earlier this week, the Central Bank of Nigeria reviewed the exchange rate for remittances from N350 to N370 against the dollar.
Naira woes continue in forex market
5 Oct 2016
The naira appreciated against the dollar in the parallel market over the weekend and begun the first day of the fourth quarter slightly higher at 476 to the greenback.
FG flags off CBN anchor borrower's scheme in Imo State
3 Oct 2016
Elaborate plan to take Nigeria out of recession
29 Sep 2016
Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed said the government would soon reel out an elaborate plan to take the country out of recession.
Impact of Nigeria's recession on financial inclusion
24 Sep 2016
Nigeria aims to reduce the number of unbanked population by 20 per cent in 2020. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Kayode Olubiyi, Head of Financial Inclusion at Diamond Bank on the likely impact of the country's recession.
Sanusi backs MPC decision, foresees rebound of economy
22 Sep 2016
At the launch of the Afrinvest Nigeria banking sector report, the Emir of Kano and former governor of the CBN, Muhammadu Sanusi II spoke about the recent move by the Central Bank of Nigeria to hold rates.
Nigeria is not just in a recession, we are in a stagflation - CBN
21 Sep 2016
S&P speaks on Nigeria's downgrade status
21 Sep 2016
Standard and Poor's global ratings downgraded Nigeria further into junk status, citing a marked contraction in oil production, a restrictive foreign exchange policy and delayed fiscal stimulus.
Nigeria central bank keeps rates on hold
20 Sep 2016
The Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Godwin Emefiele, on Tuesday announced to keep benchmark interest at 14 per cent, and also maintained existing cash reserve ratios for commercial banks at 22.5 percent.
CBN lifts forex ban on 8 banks
1 Sep 2016