Supreme Court strikes out Magnus Abe’s appeal over Rivers APC primaries

The Supreme Court on Monday struck out a motion seeking to determine the authentic candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2019 governorship election in Rivers State. A seven-member panel... Read more »

Amaechi chides Chinese firm over Lagos-Ibadan rail project

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike Amaechi, has blamed the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) for the slow pace of work at the ongoing construction of Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge rail line.... Read more »

Customs withdraws task force from Lagos ports

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has withdrawn the taskforce which had contributed to delays in smooth cargo clearance at the Tin-Can and Apapa seaports. Clearing agents operating at the Western Zone –... Read more »

RMAFC to recover N100b stamp duty from banks

The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) is to probe banks over stamp duty to the tune of N100 billion. A statement by the commission’s spokesperson, Ibrahim Mohammed, in Abuja did... Read more »

Shell unveils $15bn five-year investment blueprint

The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) says it has earmarked $15billion for investment in the oil gas sector in the next five years. Speaking at the second edition of the Nigerian Oil... Read more »

Abia: Ikpeazu sacks political appointees

Abia State governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has relieved all his political appointees in his government of their duties, ostensibly to pave the way to form a new cabinet. According to a statement... Read more »

Stampede as fire breaks out at Imo Airport terminal building

Passengers and staff at the Sam Mbakwe Cargo Airport were thrown into panic Monday afternoon as fire broke out on the arrival section of the Airport. The cause of the fire was... Read more »

Zenith Bank names Ebenezer Onyeagwu new GMD/CEO

Zenith Bank Plc has announced the appointment of Ebenezer Onyeagwu as the Group Managing Director/CEO of the bank with effect from June 1, 2019. The bank, in a notice sent to the... Read more »

PDP, Atiku worry over alleged plot to arrest Obasanjo

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as worrisome and alarming revelation by former President Olusegun Obasanjo that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal government is plotting to arrest him on trumped... Read more »

We won’t allow Tinubu to dictate Northern politics, says APC chieftain

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State, Abdulmajid Danbilki Commander, has cautioned politicians from the North against allowing National Leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, dictate the tune... Read more »
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