Central Bank of Nigeria looks to creative economy for job creation
25 June 2019 | 12:12 pm
Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele will unveil his 5-year plan for his second term in office later today. Egie Akpata, Director General of Union Capital Markets joins CNBC Africa for the outlook of Nigeria’s capital market this week.
29 Oct 2017
Nigeria capital markets and banking forum holds ln London.
5 Jun 2018
Attracting global capital to drive Nigeria's economic reforms as well as sustainable growth is the latest object of the Nigerian Stock Exchange in partnership with its London Stock Exchange.
27 Jul 2018
"The capital market in Nigeria meets the international environment. Nigeria is not in isolation anymore," says Jim Ovia, chairman of Nigeria's largest commercial lender Zenith Bank Plc. He made the comments during an interview with Bloomberg Television's Francine Lacqua in London.
24 Sep 2018
The Central Bank of Nigeria established a bridge bank; Polaris Bank, to take over the assets and liabilities of Skye Bank. The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria will capitalise the bridge bank and begin the process of sourcing investors.
1 Nov 2018
At the third edition of the Market Data workshop, CEO of the Nigerian Stock Exchange Oscar Onyema says a collaborative effort is needed among market stakeholders to determine which emerging technologies to pursue within our markets.
30 Mar 2019
The Central bank of Nigeria cut its main policy rate to 13.5 percent on Tuesday. CNBC Africa finds out how Nigeria's capital markets are reacting to this decision with Bankole Odusanya, Head; Fixed Income Trading at UBA.
11 Jun 2019
Godwin Emefiele seeks stronger efforts against global shocks.
27 Jun 2019
Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele says the apex bank plans to pursue a program of recapitalising the banking industry in the next five years. He made this known while unveiling his 5-year policy direction for his second term in office. Andrew Nevin, Partner and Chief Economist at PwC Nigeria joins CNBC Africa to assess the CBN’s 5-year plan.
29 Jun 2019
Rating agencies see Nigeria's increasingly deep domestic capital markets as a credit strength. Jumoke Olaniyan, Vice President for Market Architecture at FMDQ Securities Exchange joins CNBC Africa to discuss how collaborations can deepen Nigeria's debt capital markets.
12 Sep 2019
The council and management of the Nigerian Insurers Association are on a visit to the Nigerian Stock Exchange today, to engage the market on the recapitalisation of the insurance sector. Joining CNBC Africa is Tope Smart, Chairman of the Nigerian Insurers Association.
26 Oct 2019
The Nigerian Stock Exchange says total transactions at the bourse increased by 15.95 per cent from about 398 in August to about $461.50 million as at 30th September this year. To discuss this and for an outlook on the trading session for the rest of the week, Chinedu Anozia, CEO of AUX Capital joins CNBC Africa.
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This week on French Connections we take a look at the complex web of "autoroutes", or highways, in France. Over 70 percent of French people stayed in France for their vacations in 2023, and that means most of them hit the road. From its inception in 1927 to controversial toll increases to bumper-to-bumper traffic, we tell you how these highways illustrate so much about French society.
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The European satellite has revealed the secrets of a planetary system that's puzzled scientists for years. It will teach them about other stars and planets.
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In this edition of Perspective, we look at the tireless work going on behind the frontlines of the war in Ukraine; specifically, the people helping children traumatised by conflict. Olena Rozvadovska co-founded the charity "Voices of Children" to provide psychological support to those in greatest need.
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A video that shows CCTV footage has been circulating since November 30, where we see a pregnant woman being violently stabbed by a man. Some users claim that the video shows a Palestinian woman stabbed by an Israeli settler in the West Bank. We tell you what this video really shows in this edition of Truth or Fake.
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The death toll from floods in northern Tanzania following torrential rains this weekend has risen to 63, officials have said. Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said in comments broadcast on television on Monday that the number of injured stood at 116 people.
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