Author: InvestAdvocate

IMF Meets Kenya on Economic Challenges

By Peter OBIORA InvestAdvocate   Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday said it will meet Kenyan authorities to explore its economic challenges by co-hosting an economic conference with its Government in Nairobi on September 17-18, 2013.   According to the Fund, the conference is to explore the policy challenges […]

Nigeria seeks co-arrangers for 80 bln naira note issue

Nigeria is looking for an international bank and a local lender to act as co-arrangers for 80 billion naira ($491 mln) depository note to be issued this year, the Debt Management Office (DMO) said on Wednesday. The DMO said in a notice it had appointed a sole depository bank and […]

Standard Chartered, GTBank, 10 Other Banks Loan Dangote $3.3 billion on Refinery

By Yakubu LAAH InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)- Standard Chartered Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank), and 10 other banks Wednesday signed off a loan deal of $3.3 billion for the proposed construction of the biggest Petroleum Oil Refinery & Petrochemical Plants in Nigeria. According to information obtained by Investdvocate, the plants, which […]