• Saraki, Melaye And Gains Of Resoluteness

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    Recently, the 8th Senate marked its one year anniversary in office. By this time last year, the fallout of Senator Bukola Saraki’s emergence as Senate president consumed the attention and energy of almost all the political pundits in the country. Not even the octopus with highly metaphysical powers gave Sen. Saraki the least chance of…

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    Dwindling Oil Price: A Blessing In Disguise

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    As at the time of writing this article, crude oil price has hit its four-year low record of $72 per barrel, less than 24 hours after the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, ended its 166th meeting, with a resolution to keep the production quotas unchanged. Oil price dipped further, surpassing a new benchmark proposed…

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  • Diezani-Alison-Madueke

    Dwindling Oil Price: A Blessing In Disguise

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    As at the time of writing this article, crude oil price has hit its four-year low record of $72 per barrel, less than 24 hours after the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, ended its 166th meeting, with a resolution to keep the production quotas unchanged. Oil price dipped further, surpassing a new benchmark proposed…

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  • Godwin Emefiele CBN Governor

    Merits Of CBN’s Biometric Registration

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    History was made, another milestone reached, and a new ground of reform broken in the banking industry on 14th Feb. 2014 when the biometric registration of bank customers was introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria in conjunction with the Bankers’ Committee to improve the nation’s payment systems. The new biometric registration would lead to…

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  • As Cashless Policy Goes Nationwide

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    In the noble quest of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to keep the fire of reforms raging in the entire banking industry burning, at the same time sanitise the payments system, the CBN, introduced a policy known as cashless policy, which is aimed at achieving a cashless economy. The policy was conceptualised by the…

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  • Naira Notes As Endangered Species

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    According to Wikipedia definition of currency, a currency in the most specific use of the word refers to money in the form when in actual use or circulation, as a medium of exchange, especially circulating paper money. This use is synonymous with banknotes, or sometimes, with banknotes plus coins, meaning the physical tokens used for…

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