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Nigeria’s Equity Market Gains N459bn

Trading activities on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Monday opened the New Year on a positive note following gains recorded by major blue chip firms. The market performance indices, the NSE ASI and market capitalisation, appreciated by 2.18 per cent as some blue chip stocks recorded price …

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How We Sustained Production of Essential Commodities During Lockdown– Adebayo

The Honourable Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Otunba Richard Adeniyi Adebayo, in this interview with The Commerce Africa’s Managing Editor, Yusuf Issa An-Nuphawi, revealed how the Ministry sustained the production and delivery of essential commodities across the country during the economic lockdown occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic. Excerpt:                                      …

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African Leaders Optimistic as Trade Begins Under AfCFTA

African leaders have expressed hope for economic prosperity under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as trades started among 34 member countries which had ratified the agreement. The single African market was declared operationalised on Januray 1, 2021 following the approval by the African Union at a virtual meeting. …

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