Tag: gross credit

Nigeria’s agricultural sector performance review

Nigeria’s agricultural sector grew by 2.28 per cent year-on-year in the third quarter of the year. Meanwhile, in its Monetary Policy Communiqué, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says gross credit to the Agric sector stood at N73.2 billion between the end of May and the end of October this year owing to the bank’s new loan-to-deposit ratio policy. Emmanuel Ijewere, Chairman of Best Foods Farms joins CNBC Africa for this conversation.

Banking sector gross credit up 5.3% to N16.39bn: An update of Nigeria’s markets

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says the banking sector gross credit increased by 5.3 to N16.3billion as at September 26th owing to the 60 per cent Loan-to-Deposit-Ratio target set by the regulator. It also reviewed upward the LDR target to 65 per cent. To discuss this story and review today’s trading session at Nigeria’s equities market, Investment Research Analyst at Meristem Securities, Samuel Adebisi joins CNBC Africa for more.
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