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Fitch Retains Lagos Ratings To B+, Outlook Stable
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Fitch Retains Lagos Ratings To B+, Outlook Stable

There is a good news on the economic viability of Lagos state, Nigeria’s economic capital as Fitch Ratings has affirmed Lagos State’s Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at ‘B+’ with Stable Outlook. The issue ratings on the MTN programme and senior unsecured bonds, all in local currency, […]

What Went Under At The NSE Bloomberg CEO Roundtable
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What Went Under At The NSE Bloomberg CEO Roundtable

The 2nd edition of the NSE Bloomberg CEO Roundtable held today, Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at the Stock Exchange House, Marina. The event themed “Navigating the Changing Business Landscape in Nigeria” brought together capital market participants, business leaders and Chief Executives of major companies across the key sectors of the […]

Manufacturing PMI Declines By 42.1% In August
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Manufacturing PMI Declines By 42.1% In August

The Central Bank of Nigeria said the country’s manufacturing purchasing managers’ index, PMI for August declined by 42.1% compared to 44.1% in July. The CBN noted that production level, new orders, employment level and raw material inventories declining at a faster rate; supplier delivery time improving at a slower rate. […]

Why Olufolarin Ogunsanwo, LIRS Boss Was Sacked?
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Why Olufolarin Ogunsanwo, LIRS Boss Was Sacked?

There are indications that Mr. Olufolarin Ogunsanwo, the Chairman of the Lagos Internal Revenue Service, LIRS was sacked for financial mismanagement. His retirement was communicated last week, however, Sahara Reporters is suggesting that reliable sources stated that Ogunsanwo was fired for not being able to account for about NGN4,2 billion […]