Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had fired three central bankers via decree. Turkey's currency has lost a fifth of its value against the US dollar this year.
Lebanon has long been a financial capital in the region. But neighboring nations say billions are stuck in the country's failing financial system.
Water shortage in Lagos: Water vendors smile to the bank
No more Stamp Duties on banking transactions - FIRS
Niger Govt. sacks 80 civil servants for fraud, Lagos State pledges 20 cars to outstanding teachers and more
10 Sep 2020
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Friday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Friday.
30 May 2020
Today, in ‘Inside Stuff,’ multi-award-winning columnist and Executive Head of The Guardian's Editorial Board, Martins Oloja, discusses how certain actions taken by leaders of this country can diminish the achievements Nigeria have attained so far, siting the current way Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina is being treated and how the country is standing on the sidelines watching the son of the soil fight this battle alone.
4 Apr 2020
The Asian Development Bank has warned that if the "worst pandemic in a century" lasts for more than six months, economic losses could be higher. It predicted that growth in China will be two-thirds lower than last year.
31 Mar 2020
The World Bank has warned that almost 24 million more people will remain in poverty this year because of the coronavirus pandemic. In its latest economic forecast, the Bank warned that developing economies in Asia will see sharply lower growth this year, as "significant economic pain" seems unavoidable. Also today, New York's Attorney General has called for an investigation after Amazon sacked a worker in New York who organised a walkout over sanitary conditions at a warehouse in Staten Island.
1 Mar 2020
Moses Hammed, Investment Research Analyst at Investment One Financial Services joins CNBC Africa for a mid-week review of Nigeria's equities market.
29 Feb 2020
Banks are making a profit on taxes paid by Nigerians - Senator Olujimi
28 Feb 2020
As more full-year earnings trickle in, Muyiwa Oni, Regional Head of Equity Research at Standard Bank Group joins CNBC Africa for more on the state of Nigeria's banking sector.
22 Nov 2019
As the Lagos Amateur Open Golf Championship 2019 concludes, Chief Risk Officer of First Bank, Olusegun Alebiosu says the bank's 58 years of partnership with the Lagos Amateur Open Golf Championship shows First Bank's commitment to showcasing Nigeria's golf prowess at the tourney which is PGA standard. He spoke to CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole, on the sidelines of the closing ceremony.