Monday 22 October, 2018
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Xenophobia: 9 Nigerian-owned shops burnt in South Africa

Xenophobia: 9 Nigerian-owned shops burnt in South Africa As Xenophobia on Sunday reared its ugly head again in South Africa, Nigerians have lost more than nine shops to arsonists in Hillbrow, central Johannesburg. The Publicity Secretary of...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 22nd, 2018
Vice President Osinbajo at World Economic Forum as Nigeria ranks 115 out of 140 countries in Global Competitiveness Index.

Vice President Osinbajo at World Economic Forum as Nigeria ranks 115 out of 140 countries in Global Competitiveness Index. The World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked Nigeria 115 out of 140 countries in its 2018 Global Competitiveness Index. The...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 18th, 2018
Crude oil rises at international market

Crude oil rises at international market The Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar, has unveiled that the Excess Crude Account hit $2.09 billion as at Oct. 16. Abubakar told journalists on Thursday after the National Economic Council (NEC)...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 18th, 2018

Africa Oil Week (Africa-OilWeek.com), the leading international oil and gas event set to take place in Cape Town, South Africa on the 5 – 9 November 2018, will build on 25 years of success by adding a host of sessions and initiatives to their...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 17th, 2018
World Bank expands poverty marker to $5.50 a day with developed countries also recording rising number of poor people

World Bank expands poverty marker to $5.50 a day with developed countries also recording rising number of poor people Nearly half the world’s population lives on less than $5.50 a day, with a rising share of the poor in wealthier economies...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 17th, 2018
French Burgundy wine fetches sold for a record $558,000 at Sotheby auction

French Burgundy wine fetches sold for a record $558,000 at Sotheby auction A rare bottle of French Burgundy has set a new world record for a single bottle of wine of any size after fetching $558,000 at Sotheby’s auction house in New York. The...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 16th, 2018
CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele says Stable exchange rate best choice for Nigeria

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele says Stable exchange rate best choice for Nigeria The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, says maintaining stable exchange rate to avoid depreciation of the Naira is better than building...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 14th, 2018
Saudi stocks crash over Khashoggi

Saudi stocks crash over Khashoggi Allah may already be angry with the Saudis over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi as stocks dived 7.0 percent in early trading on Sunday. The oil-rich kingdom is under increasing international...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 14th, 2018
IMF Chief Christine Lagarde

IMF Chief Christine Lagarde The window of opportunity for safeguarding global growth is “narrowing” as trade disputes deepen and emerging markets face fiscal crisis, the IMF said Saturday. It warned countries against worsening things by...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 13th, 2018

The convergence of AI, tech, and data on Nigeria’s multi-billion dollar plus retail market – will be a strategic focus to local & international developers, investors and retailers at the 4th annual West Africa Property Investment Summit...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 13th, 2018