Igbo Cosmology: The adventures of the word Ubani

13. With the coming of the white man the following happened. The coastal areas naturally became their staging posts and thus first commercial and diplomatic emporiums. Of course that was the first... Read more »

N1.5bn debt: Court attaches Imo accounts in CBN, 16 other banks

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, has ordered the attachment of funds in accounts owned by the Imo State government in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and... Read more »

Onnoghen rejects CCT judgement, files notice of appeal

Justice Walter Onnoghen has rejected the judgement of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) which convicted him on the six- count charge of false declaration of assets preferred against him by the... Read more »

CBN supplies $254.8m, CNY 35.8m to retail market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Thursday, boosted the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) market with the supply of about $254.8million. The CBN spokesperson, Mr. Isaac Okorafor, said the bank... Read more »

FEC okays $247.3m loan from French govt, AfDB for electrification

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), , approved $247.3 million loan facility from the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the French government. Disclosing this while briefing State House correspondents after the FEC meeting... Read more »

National power grid suffers 6th system collapse in 4 months

The national grid has suffered six system collapses in the first four  months of the year, implying more setbacks for the nation’s power sector, in spite of ample investment by the Federal... Read more »

EFCC re-arraigns Rita Ajumogobia in court on corruption charges

Ex-judge pleads not guilty The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday could not produce a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Godwin Obla, for arraignment in Lagos over alleged money laundering.... Read more »

Buhari signs N30, 000 minimum wage bill into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has accented to the N30,000 new National Minimum Wage Bill as approved by the two chambers of the National Assembly. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National... Read more »

NNPC spent only $1.2bn on Brass LNG project, says Baru

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has confirmed that the actual historical amount spent on the Brass LNG project from inception to date is about $1.2 billion against the claim in some... Read more »

CCT convicts Onnoghen of false asset declaration, sacked as CJN

 To forfeit huge cash to FG The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has ordered the removal of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) and also barred him from... Read more »
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