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Four million hectares of forests lost globally in 2019 – Report

However, forest loss declined for Nigeria and West Africa between 2018 and 2019, the report said. The post Four million hectares of forests lost globally in 2019 – Report appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

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CSCS shareholders approve N4.3bn total dividend for 2019

The dividend translated to 86k per share when compared with 70k per share paid in the comparative period of 2018. The post CSCS shareholders approve N4.3bn total dividend for 2019 appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

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Top insurance firm reports N43bn Gross Written Premium in 2019

<p class="">In the report, it was revealed that AXA Mansard paid total claims of N17.884billion in 2019 from N12. 130billion paid out in 2018. </p> <h2>One of the leaders in insurance in Nigeria, AXA Mansard Insurance Plc has reported a Gross Written Premium (GWP) of N43.62billion in its unaudited financial report of 2019 which is […]

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Nigeria imports 20.89bn litres of petrol in 2019 ―NBS

By Elizabeth Adegbesan and Agency The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said the country (Nigeria) imported 28.9bn litres of petrol among other petroleum products in 2019. The bureau disclosed this in its Petroleum Products Imports and Consumption (Truck out) Statistics Report 2019. The report stated: “The Petroleum Products Importation Statistics for Full Year 2019 […]

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Ghana’s informal sector valued at $7.7 billion; grows by 5.8% in 2019

<p class="">The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has indicated that the country’s informal sector saw a growth of 5.9% in 2019.</p> <p class="">This is the second highest after the rebasing of the economy. This means that the GSS now uses 2013 as the base year for calculating.</p> <p class="">From the calculations, the informal sector at the […]

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FBN Holdings declares N73.67bn profit for 2019

The profit rose by 26.5 per cent when compared with N58.23 billion achieved in the comparative period of 2018. The post FBN Holdings declares N73.67bn profit for 2019 appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

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Naira Marley Named Most Viewed Nigerian Artiste On YouTube & Most Searched On Google In 2019

Nigerian sensational singer, Naira Marley is elated about being the most searched Nigerian artiste on google in the previous year. The singer was arguably the biggest artiste in the year 2019 as everything song he dropped was a hit back to back. He was always in the news for good and bad reasons and was […]

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Nigeria records N36.1 trn total trade in 2019 — NBS

A map of Nigeria The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says Nigeria recorded N36.152 trillion as value of total trade in 2019, representing a 14.05 per cent increase over 2018. The bureau said this in its “Foreign Trade in Goods Statistics, Quarter Four, 2019”, released on Friday in Abuja. However, this was lower than 36.86 […]

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ICPC accuses MDAs of padding 2019 budget with N42bn

<p class="">The anti-graft agency says the money was added into the budget as personnel cost of the MDAs.</p> <h1>The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has accused some government ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) of padding 2019 budget.</h1> <p class="">The commission said this on Wednesday, March 4, 2020, via its Twitter handle.</p> […]

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Akinwumi Adesina is African Leadership Magazine’s African of the Year for 2019

President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina has been selected as the 2019 “African of the Year” by African Leadership Magazine. He took to Twitter to share the news of the award, expressing his excitement as he received and dedicating it to his loving wife, Grace. He wrote: I am greatly honoured to be selected […]

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First Bank emerges as Oil and Gas Banker of the Year at the 2019 Patrons’ Dinner and Industry Awards

First Bank of Nigeria Limited was recently presented with the Oil and Gas Banker of Year 2019 award at the Patrons’ Dinner and Industry Awards of the Nigeria International Petroleum Summit held on Monday, February 10, 2020 at Transcorp Hilton Abuja. The four-day event, comprising conference and award dinner, is acclaimed to be Nigeria’s Government […]

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