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  • Why Fraud Thrives In Nigeria – Expert

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    The board chairman, Society for Forensic Accounting and Fraud Prevention (SFAFP), Benjamin Osisioma, has attributed the prevalence of fraud in Nigeria to failure of control systems. He said cases of cyber and accounting fraud had been on the increase due to the inadequacy and failure of traditional controls. In his remarks at the maiden induction…

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  • Inflation Soars Higher To 18.72% In January, 2017 – NBS

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    The Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures inflation has increased by 18.72 per cent in January 2017, 0.17 percentage points higher from the rate recorded in December 2016 (18.55) per cent. According to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics, restaurants and hotels recorded the slowest pace of growth in January, growing at 5.1…

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  • NICON Insurance Signs MoU With Quintessential Group PLC

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    NICON insurance on Friday in Abuja signed a memorandum of under with the Quintessential Group Plc to provide a welfare insurance cover for the members of the association. Speaking at the event, the Director General of Quintessential Group Mrs. Judith Tanko said the essence of the MoU is to provide a welfare risk insurance cover…

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  • NAFDAC Impound Fake, Sub-standard Products Worth N1.03bn In 2016 – NBS

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    The National Bureau of Statistics have revealed that in 2016, the National Agency for Food Drug administration and Control (NAFDAC) received 4,296 applications for new products registration, however, 7,679 products were presented for registration approval and  7,444 products were granted registration.  235 products registration were rejected and Zero number was withdrawn while fake and sub-standard…

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  • Ship Traffic Statistics Slides Down to 4,025 And 122,186,758 In Q4 2016 – NBS

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    Data released by the National Bureau of Statistics has revealed that, ship traffic statistics at Nigerian ports has berthed 19,833 vessels at the various ports between 2013 and 2016. During this period, 543,842,425 tonnages were registered.  According to the report, 2014 recorded the highest number of vessels berthed as well as tonnages registered while the…

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  • FG To Provide Incentives To Investors In Critical Sectors

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    The federal government is set to provide incentives and the necessary logistics support to investors whose areas of interest are in the development of the agriculture and energy sectors as well as industrialization in Nigeria. According to a press release signed by the media adviser to the minister of budget and national planning, Sen. Udoma…

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  • ‘Boss In Heels’ Initiative Begins In Abuja

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    Boss In Heels Initiative, an initiative of the Ambassadors For Enterprise, has commenced  a programme which is a community of career and entrepreneurial women who support each other through conversation, online and event-based networking. As part of efforts to contribute to the development of the economy, co-founder of Ambassadors For Enterprise (AFE) global developments foundation,…

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