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Kuber Power, Nasarawa State Sign Power Purchase Agreement

Kuber Power, Nasarawa State Sign Power Purchase Agreement

Kuber Power Limited (KPL) and Nasarawa State Government have signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the aim of boosting power supply in the state. The PPA which was signed on May 8, 2018 in Lafia, Nasarawa State, is based on the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission’s (NERC) Eligible Customer Policy which allows licensed generation company


PDP receives 5,558 APC defectors in Kaduna

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State on Monday received no fewer than 5,558 All Progressives Congress members who defected to the party from across the 23 local government areas of the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the reception which took place at Zonkwa, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area, was


FG Restates Commitment to Global Fight Against Terrorism

The Federal Government has affirmed its commitment to the global fight against the financing of terrorism. The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, gave this pledge at an International Conference against the financing of terrorism in Paris, France. The Conference, which had as theme “No money for terror”, was hosted by the French President, Emmanuel

Minister for Fiance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun (r) and the CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele addressing the  media on Nigeria's participation in the 2018 tatutory Spring Meetings of the IMF/World Bank at the Wprld Bank Office, Washington DC, USA. Photo by Abayomi Adeshida 22/04/2018

Nigeria will Sustain Positive Growth Outlook – Adeosun, Emefiele

…External Reserves Hit $47.93bn …$322m Abacha funds earmark for Social Safety Nets Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun and the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, affirmed on Sunday that the country’s positive growth outlook would be sustained. The Minister and the CBN Governor gave this assurance at a joint


Men More Likely to have Bank Account than Women – World Bank

Ray Echebiri World Bank report has revealed that men are more likely to have bank account than women. But generally, the new World Bank report on the use of financial services finds that financial inclusion is on the rise globally. According to the bank, this is accelerated by mobile phones and the internet. The bank,