Central Bank of Nigeria Communique No. 89 of the Monetary Policy Committee (with Personal Statements of members) of Monday and Tuesday, May 20 and 21, 2013
on 7 June 2013 | 12:00 am
The Monetary Policy Committee met on May 20 and 21, 2013 with 10 out of the 11 members in attendance. The Committee reviewed the conditions and challenges that confronted the domestic economy in the first five months of 2013, and reassessed the short-to-medium term monetary policy options in the...
on 13 June 2013 | 12:35 pm
Since 1 June 2013, MTN Cameroon is more than ever before close to communities through its social programme dubbed 21 Days of Y'ello. On Friday 07 June 2013, MTNers officially launched the fund-raising campaign for the education of the girl child and undereducated children of Kousséri and...
on 13 June 2013 | 9:45 am
New regulations will bring m-banking to Ethiopian consumers, but limits on the companies involved and how transactions must be managed could slow growth. On 1 January 2013, the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) issued a long-awaited directive that allows transaction-based mobile banking for the...
on 14 June 2013 | 2:36 pm
The Minister of State for Industry Trade and Investment, Dr. Samuel Ortom has said that Nigeria ranks 26th in the world production of palm oil and hardly satisfies her domestic demand.
He made the statement during the stakeholders meeting towards the successful hosting of the 1st International Palm Produce Conference (IPPC) held Abuja.
In his address read by the Permanent Secretary, Mr. Dauda Kigbu, Dr. Ortom said that the inability of meeting local demand in palm oil production was a clear indication that the fortunes of the Palm Oil Sub-Sector have declined significantly.