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FG Fires 24 DGs of Agencies, Parastatals, Names Abike Dabiri Aid on Foreign Affairs

By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The Federal Government on Monday announced the exit of directors general (DGs) of 24 agencies and parastatals, coming on the heels of the sack of  heads of… Read more »

Federal Government Fires Heads of Information Parastatals

February 15, 2016/Federal Ministry of Information The Federal Government has disengaged the heads of the six information-related parastatals under the Ministry of Information and Culture. The Minister of Information and… Read more »

Lai Mohammed to present 1st SAFFGLIA African Leadership Lecture

February 15, 2015/Press Release All is set for the launch of Segun Adeleye Foundation For Good Leadership In Africa (SAFFGLIA) at an African Leadership Lecture to be presented by the… Read more »

Nigeria’s Inflation Unchanged, Remains at 9.6% in Jan’16-NBS

By InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-Nigeria’s inflation remained unchanged at 9.6 percent in the month of January 2016, the same figure posted in December 2015 weighed upon by slower increases in other… Read more »

Stakeholders gather in Abidjan to advance Sustainable Energy for All in Africa

February 12, 2016/AfDB Over 100 stakeholders from Government, private sector, civil society, and international organizations gathered in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, for the annual Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) Africa workshop…. Read more »

Gender, Energy and Clean Cooking Solutions on the agenda at SE4ALL 3rd Annual Workshop

February 12, 2016/AfDB On Thursday, February 11, the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) Office of the Special Envoy on Gender (SEOG), in collaboration with the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) Africa… Read more »

AfDB launches first Africa Visa Openness Index ahead of Africa CEO Forum

February 12, 2016/AfDB The African Development Bank has launched the first Africa Visa Openness Index, which shows how Africa remains largely closed off to African travellers. On average Africans need… Read more »

We’ll Continue to Meet Matured Financial Obligations – Gov. Emefiele

February 12, 2016/CBN The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele CON, has promised that Nigeria will continue to meet matured financial obligations to foreign investors and her… Read more »

Disclosure of shareholdings according to the Swiss Financial Market Infrastructure Act: Shareholding of Harris Associates Investment Trust in LafargeHolcim Ltd

February 12, 2016/LafargeHolcim In accordance with Article 120 of the Federal Act on Financial Market Infrastructures and Market Conduct in Securities and Derivatives Trading (Financial Market Infrastructure Act (FMIA), LafargeHolcim… Read more »

Energy, banks lead Wall St. rebound after grueling week

Fri Feb 12, 2016/Reuters By Aastha Agnihotri Wall Street staged a modest comeback on Friday, led by a rebound in financial and energy stocks, after a punishing, widespread rout this… Read more »