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OIL PRICE PLUNGES AFTER TRUMP TELLS NIGERIA, OTHERS TO ‘RELAX’

The international oil benchmark, Brent crude, tumbled on Monday after the United States President, Donald Trump, told the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries to “relax” as prices were [...]

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EXPORTS OF NIGERIA CRUDE OIL GRADES SET TO RISE

Exports of Qua Iboe, the country’s largest oil grade, will rise to 253,000 barrels per day from 215,000 bpd in March, while exports of Bonny Light will rise to around 242,000 bpd from 174,000 bpd [...]

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N464BN TREASURY, OMO BILLS TO MATURE THIS WEEK

The Central Bank of Nigeria is expected to conduct a Primary Market Auction on Wednesday where a total of N115.1bn across the 91-day (N23.4bn), 182-day (N38.8bn) and 364-day (N59.9bn) tenors is [...]

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INVESTMENT SCAM TARGETS INSTAGRAM USERS

Victims aged in their 20s have each lost an average of £8,900 after falling for investment scams that appear on image-sharing platform Instagram. Action Fraud, a UK police-led awareness centre, [...]

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CURRENCY DEALERS RAISE THE ALARM OVER ALLEGED FAKE $100 BILLS FROM INDIA

The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON), at the weekend, took up a campaign to alert the public on the security investigations over fake $100 bills, allegedly imported [...]

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NASA GREENLIGHTS SPACEX CREW CAPSULE TEST TO ISS

NASA on Friday gave SpaceX the green light to test a new crew capsule by first sending an unmanned craft with a life-sized mannequin to the International Space Station. “We’re go for launch, [...]

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COMMERCIAL PAPER MARKET BOOMS OVER CREDIT CRUNCH

The number of companies raising short term debt through Commercial Papers (CP) programme from the capital market ballooned last year following reluctance by deposit money banks to allocate funds [...]

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GCHQ: CHINESE TECH ‘THREATS’ MUST BE UNDERSTOOD

The UK’s cyber-security agency is warning that Britain must understand the potential “opportunities and threats” of using Chinese technology. GCHQ Director Jeremy Fleming will [...]

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GENDER GAP OPENS $140B COMMERCIAL OPPORTUNITY FOR PHONE OPERATORS

About 80 per cent of women in low and middle-income countries are now mobile device owners, owing to improving technology ecosystem globally. The Global System for Mobile Communications [...]

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NIGERIAN, US INVESTORS TO DISCUSS TECH OPPORTUNITIES

Investors drawn from the Nigerian private and public sectors are set to meet with their counterparts in the United States to discuss available technological opportunities in the emerging markets. [...]