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19 states recorded N149.45bn IGR in Q3 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics on Friday released the Internally Generated Revenue figures for states of the federation for the third quarter of this year, with 19 states generating a total revenue of N149.45bn. The bureau in the report, a

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Nigeria needs more investment in rural infrastructure to boost agriculture – Adesina

The President of African Development Bank, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, says Nigeria needs more investment in rural infrastructure to boost agricultural production in the country. Adesina on Tuesday in Des Moines, USA said that the country must continue to operate policies

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Goldman Sachs to Explore Starting Bitcoin Trading Venture

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is exploring how it could help clients trade bitcoin and other digital currencies, according to a person briefed on the plan. The New York-based bank is in talks with cryptocurrency experts but hasn’t yet formulated a business

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Bitcoin Price Climbs to Another All-Time High Of $4,880

[Updated] Having only briefly topped the $4,800 mark for the first time yesterday, bitcoin’s price has bounced back to achieve a new high just cents below $4,880 today. Opening the session at $4,764.87, vigorous trading has seen the value of a bitcoin rise this

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Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $4,800 for the First Time

Bitcoin’s price briefly passed above the $4,800 mark for the first time today. According to data from CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index (BPI), the price of the cryptocurrency hit a high of $4,802.74, before falling back to levels seen over the past

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Football Superstar Luis Suarez Pumps Ethereum Prediction Market Stox

Uruguayan football star Luis Suarez joined boxer Floyd Mayweather in promoting Stox, a Bancor-based prediction market which opens its Alpha testing phase on August 30. Luis Suarez Promotes Stox Prediction Market Suarez, who plays for FC Barcelona and is regarded

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Uber Gets Early Bitcoin Advocate As New CEO

An early Bitcoin advocate Dara Khosrowshahi, who became the CEO of Expedia in 2005, is seen to be an inspired choice for the job of Uber CEO. He built Expedia into one of the world’s leading travel and technology companies. Expedia had

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How Blockchain Businesses Communicate Nowadays

Blockchain-born companies understand that they must align with all values of this technology, and strive to be: democratic, open-source, honest and fair. These values must be present in all aspects of their business – communication can’t be an exception. If they

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Wells Fargo uncovers more fake accounts in drawn-out scandal – reuters

Wells Fargo & Co hiked the tally of accounts that were potentially opened without customers’ knowledge by over a million on Thursday after an expanded review of improper sales practices. The revelation is the latest chapter in a year-long scandal

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