No plan to increase petrol price – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the ex-depot price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol remains N133.28 per litre. Ndu Ughamadu, the NNPC Group Spokesman, disclosed this in... Read more »

Wike extends lead in Rivers governorship poll

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike has won more local government areas as more results of the governorship poll are being collated and announced. Wike has so far won in 15v councils. They... Read more »

Aiteo funds 30% of NFF’s budget, says Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr. Amaju Pinnick, has shared reasons why he feels the founder of Aiteo Group, Benedict Peters, is a template for other Nigerian billionaires who are looking... Read more »

Rivers: PDP sweeps all three senatorial districts

Wike leads in 8 of 10 LGAs The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the elections conducted in all three senatorial districts in Rivers State. George Sekibo (Rivers East), Bari Mpigi (Rivers... Read more »

Court nullifies Adeleke’s nomination for Osun governorship poll

…Over alleged certificate forgery Justice Oathman Musa of a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting in Bwari, on Tuesday, nullified the nomination of Senator Ademola Adeleke as the candidate of... Read more »

Saudi Arabia executes Nigerian woman over drug-related charges

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia executed a Nigerian woman and two Pakistani men on Monday after a Meccan court found them guilty of trafficking drugs, the AFP News Agency said, citing state... Read more »

2019 Budget: FG proposes 2.3m bpd oil production, $60pb benchmark

The Federal government on Tuesday rolled out its fiscal projection for the 2019 budget, pegging the exchange rate at N350 to a dollar Speaking at the public hearing on the Medium Term... Read more »

Algeria’s President Bouteflika bows to pressure, to resign April 28

Algeria’s ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika will resign before his mandate expires on April 28, his office said Monday, after a succession of loyalists deserted him in the face of massive protests. The... Read more »

Court orders Nollywood actress Monalisa Chinda arrested for alleged tax evasion

A Lagos State High Court sitting in Igbosere has renewed the warrant of arrest earlier issued against Nollywood actress, Monlisa Chinda-Coker for alleged tax evasion. Justice Adedayo Akintoye renewed the order for... Read more »

2019 budget: Senate knocks Buhari’s minister over N301.7bn ‘illegal expenditure’

The ongoing budget defence has brought to fore the sum of N1.7billion cash distribution to exporters by the Minister of Trade, Industry and Investment, Mr. Okechukwu Enelamah, without the approval of the... Read more »
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