NIGERIA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE BUSINESSDAY NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [30 MARCH, 2018]


Below are the headlines found on The Businessday Online Newspaper for today, Friday, 30 March, 2018.

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
Over a month after the Nigerian army began exercise 'Ayem Akpatuma' or 'cat race' to arrest the rising cases of herdsmen killings in Benue state and to allow the over 175, 070 internally displaced persons (IDPs) currently taking refuge in ramshackle camps across the state to return to their homes, the army has been unable... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government is not shying away from its commitment to the creation of an enabling environment and improved national security in aid of new investments in the economy. He spoke, Thursday, at the opening of the Ikeja Bus Terminal, built by the Lagos State government, to raise the standard and... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
A possible diplomatic boycott of the FIFA World Cup in Russia by some countries after the incident in Salisbury is unlikely to affect the upcoming championship, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Wednesday. In this case, the refusal by officials to attend some events as part of the World Cup is unlikely to have...  

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
Lassa fever has claimed 95 lives in Nigeria with a total of 394 confirmed reported cases across 19 states within three months, in a press statement released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) NCDC's latest data shows that the number of new confirmed and probable cases has been falling for five consecutive weeks,... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State says the state contributes a lot to the growth of Nigeria's Gross Domestic Point (GDP). Ikpeazu says over one million Abians, who are involved in producing shoes, bags and garments for Nigeria and other African countries, have contributed to the growth of the Nigerian economy. He discloses that the... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
West Africans are collaborating to increase intra-regional trade well above its current 12 percent to raise employment and gross domestic product. At the maiden edition of the West Africa Trade and Investment Forum (WATIF) held in Lagos, stakeholders said there was a need to increase intra-regional collaboration to grow the manufacturing, ICT, agriculture, education and... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
Fidelity Bank Plc. on Tuesday says its savings base has increased to N170 billion in the last three years due to the adoption of retail banking strategy, 'Get Alert in Millions Promo''. Nnamdi Okonkwo, the bank's Managing Director, said this at the fifth/third bi-monthly prize presentation of the Fidelity 'Get Alert in Millions Promo Reloaded''... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
Shehu Mikail, National President, Constance Shareholders Association of Nigeria (CSAN) has declared support for the National Insurance Commission's (NAICOM) directive to insurers to cut their huge management expenses. Mikail said on Monday in Lagos, that the cut would end unnecessary expenditures embarked on by some insurers as well as enhance dividend payment and boost investors'... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
Rivers State has reacted to its low ranking on the Ease of Doing Business by launching two policy actions in the form of tax management cards that may eliminate multiple taxes. The governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, recently flagged off the Rivers State Tax Management (RIVTAMIS) and the Rivers State Tax Identification Number (RIVTIN). The governor... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
The General Electric (GE) says it has delivered its TM2500 mobile aero derivative gas turbine generator sets to Afam 3 Fast Power project site. GE said this in a statement issued by Anne Ezeh, Communications Manager Africa and Melissa Quesnel, Communications Manager on Tuesday. According to GE, the fast trailer-mounted gas turbine solution has the... 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
Jide Oke, Secretary, Marketing and Corporate Affairs, Nigeria Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), has identified policy inconsistency as a hindrance to the success of Public/Private Partnership (PPP) schemes in Nigeria. Oke said that PPP schemes would be more effective with economic stability and regularity in government directives, in Lagos on Wednesday. He claimed that successive... View ArticleThe post Policy consistency, stable economy will boost PPP ' surveyor appeared first on Bus 

Fri, 30 Mar 2018
Lenders reported an increase in the availability of secured credit to households in the first quarter, driven by favourable economic outlook and higher appetite for risk. The Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) on Thursday released the manufacturing sector's Purchasing Managers Index, which stood at 56.7 index points in the month of March, indicating expansion in... View ArticleThe post Banks' lending to households rise Q1 on favourable economy appeared first on BusinessDay : News you 
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