Tag: billion

Row over N10.5 billion allocation to airports on concession list

Federal Government’s approval of N10.5 billion worth of projects to a couple of airports awaiting concession has raised an eyebrow among stakeholders in...

Businesses lose $29 billion yearly to poor electricity, says World Bank

The World Bank has stated that businesses in Nigeria suffer an annual loss of $29 billion as a result of an “unreliable” power...

₦ 105 billion jackpot is up for grabs in US Mega...

The higher the jackpot, the greater the interest in playing the world’s most popular lottery. Here is how you can get official Mega...

N7.9 billion cash: EFCC grants Okorocha bail

OkorochaBy Soni Daniel, AbujaAfter spending two nights in its custody, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, released former governor of Imo...

I won’t join issues with FG over printed N60 billion –...

Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has said he won’t join issues with the Federal Government over his claim that N60 billion was printed...

Fujifilm says to invest $11 billion over 3 years to speed...

Fujifilm Holdings Corp said on Thursday it plans to invest 1.2 trillion yen ($11.02 billion) over three years to accelerate growth in healthcare and...

‘U.S. spent $6 billion to support Nigeria on HIV/AIDS in 18...

The United States (U.S.) Consul-General in Nigeria, Claire Pierangelo, yesterday, disclosed that since 2003, the U.S. government had provided at least not less...

Tencent aims to raise $4 billion in bond deal: sources

Chinese internet and social media giant Tencent Holdings Ltd plans to raise up to $4 billion in a bond launched on Thursday, two sources...

France votes 3.5 billion Euros for African SMEs, to finance Nigerian...

The French Government is opening the “Choose Africa” conference on President Emmanuel Macron’s 3.5 billion Euros initiative to support start-ups and Small and...