JANUARY 22, 2018 NIGERIA STOCK EXCHANGE (Market Open) SUMMARY: All Share Index 30,732.72 Deals 3,847.00 Volume 499,211,855.00 Value N5,531,472,396.41 Market Cap N11,460,507,296,364.93 TOP GAINERS CCNN 26.9 (1.8) NEM 2.6 (0.12) FCMB 1.83 (0.07) LINKASSURE 0.61 (0.05) UBA 7.35 (0.05) TOP LOSERS SEPLAT 530 (-46) MOBIL 180 (-8) DANGCEM 190 (-4.9) WAPCO 12.4 (-0.4) ETRANZACT 3.25 (-0.31) CBN EXCHANGE RATE (NGN) Buying: $USD 305.8 £GBP 393.6563 EURO 347.6334 SWISS FRANC 306.4435 YEN 2.7896 Selling: $USD 306.8 GBP 394.9436 EURO 348.7702 SWISS FRANC 307.4456 YEN 2.7988 CNBC COMMODITY PRICES (USD) Natural Gas 3.235 (-0.247) Crude Oil (Bonny light) $58.31 Gold 1279.60 (-3.00) Silver 15.285 (-0.114) Copper 2.6755 (-0.0435) Wheat 517.75 (UNCH)  Coffee 105.25 (2.85) Cotton 73.95 (-0.42) Cocoa 2304.00 (-31.00)
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Monthly Archives: November 2018

APC Chieftain Seeks Support For Osinowo, Greets Him On His Birthday

By Taiwo Ogunmola-Omilani A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress  (APC) in Lagos State, Omooba Adeyinka Oyediran has called on the people of the state, particularly, the Lagos East Senatorial District to cast their votes for the APC candidate in the district, Hon. Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo and other APC candidates in the general election coming in 2019. Omooba Oyediran also ... Read More »

Oba Akiolu Charges FG on Development of Oil Producing Areas

BY TAIWO OGUNMOLA-OMILANI The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akinolu 1 has advised  Federal Government to improve the situations in the oil producing states, where the chunk of the nation’s revenue is generated. He gave the advice when the President of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), Comrade Francis Olabode Johnson, paid him a thank ... Read More »

We Have Lost Four Million To Abule Egba Trade Fair- Organiser

BY TAIWO OGUNMOLA-OMILANI As the 2018 Abule Egba Trade Fair enters its second day on Friday, the organiser, Shedrach Oyi-Obute has said that the money expended on the ongoing fair was over six million naira, while the chunk of money lost was four million naira. Oyi-Obute, who is also the Managing Director of Holidays and Host disclosed this in an ... Read More »

Why We Have Not Started Clearing Refuse From Lagos Roads -President, PSP Operators

Mr. Ola Egbeyemi is the President of the Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria, in this interview with TAIWO OGUNMOLA-OMILANI, he explained why the waste managers are yet to resume work and revealed the steps being taken to ensure that the refuse on the Lagos streets and roads are cleared. What are the factors militating against your resumption as directed ... Read More »


Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has approved the retirement of the Head of Service, Dr Gbenga Faseluka, from the State’s service. The retirement which was conveyed in a letter signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Biodun Oyebanji, and dated November 30, 2018, is with immediate effect. Dr Faseluka is to hand over to the most senior ... Read More »

Buhari Felicitates with Dr. OLU AGUNLOYE AT 70

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former  Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission, and former Minister of Power and Steel, Dr Olu Agunloye, as he celebrates his 70th birthday. This was made available by the Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina. The President joined members of Dr Agunloye’s family, his friends, professional colleagues ... Read More »

Police warn of boa constrictor on the loose in England

A British police department is warning residents to keep their houses closed tight to prevent incursions from a missing boa constrictor. The Lincolnshire Police Department said the 8-foot snake escaped from its owner’s Boston home Wednesday evening and officers searched the area, but did not locate the missing serpent. “We are asking people to keep their windows and doors shut and block ... Read More »

City threatens $50,000 fine for extravagant Christmas light show

A New Jersey couple said city officials told them they would be charged $50,000 for continuing their 15-year tradition of extravagant Christmas light displays. Tom and Kris Apruzzi said they spend three months each year meticulously setting up the more than 300,000 lights decorating their Old Bridge home for the holidays, but officials are now trying to charge them $50,000 to continue ... Read More »

Reps summon Rotimi Amaechi over corruption allegations

The House of Representatives Committee on Land Transport has summoned the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi. Chairman of the committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin, told Channels Television on Thursday in Abuja, that the minister was summoned to appear before the committee over allegations of corruption and breach of process. According to Jubril, the committee has received a lot of allegations from credible ... Read More »

ANED berates Obaseki over row with BEDC

ASSOCIATION of Nigeria Electricity Distributors (ANED) has berated Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki for his treatment of Managing Director of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC). A statement by ANED’s Executive Director for Research and Advocacy, Chief Sunday Oduntan, said the body was displeased with Obaseki for ordering BEDC’s MD out of his office when the House of Representatives Committee ... Read More »