Woman kills husband by squeezing his manhood

Detectives from the Edo State Police Command have arrested a middle-aged woman identified as Eki Ekhator for allegedly killing her husband by squeezing his manhood. The incident was said to have happened... Read more »

With Finance Bill, govt targets 15% tax-to-GDP ratio

The Federal government is targeting a tax-to-Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ratio of 15 per cent by 2023, up from the six per cent it is presently, with the Nigeria Tax and Fiscal... Read more »

Obasanjo backs Buhari on border closure

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has backed President Muhammadu Buhari’s stance on border closure, urging Benin Republic to change its ways, to engender a harmonious bilateral relationship with Nigeria. Obasanjo spoke on Tuesday... Read more »

Senate to review $18bn Brass LNG project

The Senate on Tuesday summoned the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the management of the Brass Liquified Natural Gas (LNG), to brief it on the state of the... Read more »

NCAA warns pilots, airlines on harmattan haze

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has warned pilots and airlines to strictly abide by weather reports in order to fly safely. The regulatory authority issued the advisory circular to intimate pilots,... Read more »

Emefiele allays fears over drop in Nigeria’s foreign reserves

Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, says there is no cause for alarm in the imaginary drop in Nigeria’s Foreign Reserves. Emefiele said this while fielding questions... Read more »

Emefiele urges private sector players to float Infrastructure Bond

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has advised corporate entities in Nigeria to take advantage of the Presidential Order 7, to raise infrastructure bonds at concessionary rates, to... Read more »

Nigeria’s oil output hits three-year high

Nigeria’s economic growth rose to an annual rate of 2.28% in the three months to the end of September after the production of its main export commodity, crude oil, rose to a... Read more »

Mourinho begins Tottenham reign with a win

Portuguese Coach, Jose Mourinho, began his reign as head coach of English Premiership side Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday with a 3-2 win over fellow Londoners – West Ham United. Goals from Son... Read more »

Electoral Act Amendment Bill scales second reading in Senate

The Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2019, sponsored by Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, passed through second reading on Wednesday. The bill, which has 26 clauses and co-sponsored by Senator Abubakar Kyari,... Read more »
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