economy + november 2018

Nigeria, UNIDO Sign $60m New Country Programme

The federal government and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) have signed a $60 million new country programme for inclusive and sustainable industrial development in Nigeria for 2018- 2022. The programme is to guide UNIDO’s programme/projects interventions in Nigeria...
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Abuja Airport Recorded 3.36 Million Passengers in Nine Months

The Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja facilitated the movement of 3.36 million passengers between January and September, figures from the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria have shown. The statistics showed that 2.6 million people travelled locally while 689,388 passengers travelled...
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Nigeria and Mobil in Joint $1bn Power Project

Nigeria and American subsidiary Mobil Producing (MPN) will invest $1 billion (N306 billion) in Qua Iboe Power Plant Limited (QIPPL) in the southeast to boost national power generation. The power plant, when completed, is expected to add 540 megawatts of...
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Consumer Goods Lift Trading By 0.33% At NSE

The crucial market indices of the Nigerian Stock Exchange increased by 0.37 per cent on Friday following gains by some highly capitalised equities. The All-Share Index rose by 118.29 points or 0.37 per cent to close at 32,124.94 against 32,006.65...
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