Lawan felicitates with Gowon on 85 birthday

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has felicitated with former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd), on the occasion of his 85th birthday. Lawan thanked the Almighty God for the grace of health,... Read more »

Davido, wife Chioma welcome first baby in London

Davido and Chioma have welcomed their first baby together on Sunday in London. The superstar took a trip to London from the United States to be with his fiancée who was in... Read more »

FG orders MTN, others to suspend planned USSD charges

The Federal government has ordered the immediate suspension of the proposed Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) charges on customers who use them. A few telecommunications network service providers sent notices to their... Read more »

Police confirms kidnap of area commander Musa Rambo

The Kaduna State police command has confirmed the kidnap of an Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP Musa Rambo, the incumbent Area Commander of Suleja along Kaduna-Jos road on Saturday. Even as the... Read more »

Emefiele at World Bank forum, defends forex restriction on 43 items

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has defended the apex bank’s policy restricting foreign exchange sales for 43 items that can be produced locally. Speaking at the end of... Read more »

FG adjusts salaries of military, other security personnel

Members of the armed forces and other security outfits are to benefit from the consequential adjustment of workers’ salaries agreed by the federal government and labour on Friday. Labour and Employment Minister,... Read more »

Nigeria secures $3bn World Bank loan for electricity challenge

In a bid to resolve the lingering electricity problems that analysts believe have impeded the economic growth of the country, the Nigerian government has secured a loan of $3 billion from the... Read more »

IMF supports Nigeria on border closure

The Director of African Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Abebe Selassie, has lauded Nigeria on the closure of its land border. According to news reports, Selassie said this at the... Read more »

$9.6b Judgment: FG seeks INTERPOL action against P&ID directors

The Federal government is considering lodging a formal complaint with the International Police (INTERPOL) against two top executives of the Irish firm, Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID), over the controversial $9.6billion debt... Read more »

Border Closure: Ghanaian trade union seeks boycott of Nigerian goods

Ghana Union of Traders Association has called for a total boycott of made-in-Nigerian goods. The call was made in light of the closure of the Nigerian land borders by the Federal Government... Read more »
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