IF You Want To Be A Billionaire Here Are Things You Should Major In

  For this year’s Forbes 400, we asked the nation’s richest what they majored in as undergraduates and heard from about 290 of them. There were some 80 different majors reported, with the biggest number – 45 – responding that they had majored in economics, followed by 42 list members with degrees in business administration […]

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Nigerian equities hit all-time N15.78tr high

Nigerian equities scored a double yesterday as sustained scramble for quoted shares ballooned the aggregate market value of all quoted equities  to N15.783 trillion, the highest in the 57 years of trading at the stock market. The All Share Index (ASI)-the benchmark index that tracks share prices at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), also rallied […]

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Most of the World’s Biggest Cryptocurrencies Are Down Today

The top 20 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization are all down today in excess of 10 percent, market data reveals. According to CoinMarketCap.com, those cryptocurrencies have fallen by at least 13% – and in excess of 25% in the case of XRP – since the start of the day. At one point, within the 24-hour period, […]

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Indonesia Stock Exchange floor collapses 72 injured

No fewer than 72 persons were injured as the floor of indonesia Stock Exchange collapses. The collapse injured at least 17 students that were among the 67 persons who were hospitalized overnight after the collapse at one of Jakarta’s landmark buildings. National police spokesman Setyo Wasisto said The floor collapse was not caused by a […]

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CBN injects $210m into foriegn exchange market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected another 210 million dollars into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market to meet customers’ requests in various segments. Giving a breakdown of the intervention, the bank’s acting Director, Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okorafor on Monday in Abuja said that 100 million dollars was offered to authorised dealers in […]

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Nigerian Stock Exchange suspends trading in 7-Up shares

– January 15, 2018 The Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, has announced the suspension of trading in shares of 7-Up Bottling Company Plc. According to a suspension notice dated January 12, the NSE said trading in the shares of 7-Up Bottling Company Plc has been placed on full suspension. The notice, signed by Godstime Iwenekhai, Head, […]

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Steps To Become A Successful Entrepreneur

  INTRODUCTION: One of the greatest challenges facing developing countries is youth unemployment and restiveness; that is why the major objectives of most government budgets is to reduce unemployment. Government however cannot employ all its citizens; therefore entrepreneurship is the major panacea to most of the social ills in developing countries. This discussion focuses on […]

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External reserves hit four-year high at $40.4bn – CBN

  The nation’s external reserves have hit a new level of $40.4bn, the Central Bank of Nigeria has stated. The last time the foreign reserves hit the $40bn mark was January 2014, about five months before the crash in global oil prices. The foreign exchange reserves had reached a low of $23.6bn in October 2016 […]

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ICYMI : SOME NIGERIAN BANKS STOPS ATM CASH WITHDRAWAL ABROAD

A number of Deposit Money Banks in the country have barred their customers from using debit and credit cards to withdraw dollars, euros, pounds and other foreign currencies whenever they travel abroad, investigation by our correspondent has revealed. The development may put business and leisure travellers, who may need hard currencies to meet some obligations […]

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