Nigeria out of recession August – CBN

•As foreign reserve hits $31bn By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Christiana Ekpa The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has promised Nigerians that the country will come out of its present More...

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Nigeria out of recession August – CBN

•As foreign reserve hits $31bn By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Christiana Ekpa The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, More...

No sacred cow in corruption fight – Buhari

From Femi Oyelola, Kaduna President Muhammadu Buhari has said all past and current corrupt officials who have illegally obtained monies More...

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu gets conditional bail, barred from rallies

By Paschal Njoku, Abuja Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday granted stringent bail condition More...

Criminals posing as passengers, NSCDC warns tricycle, taxi operators

From Femi Oyelola, kaduna Following an emerging wave of robbery, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has called on the operators More...

Court remands ex Gov Aliyu, CoS in prison

Former Niger State Gov. Dr Muazu Babangida Aliyu From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna A Minna High Court 11 yesterday remanded ex Govenor Babangida More...

N25bn fraud: Clerk’s letter stalls Goje’s corruption case

Former Governor of Gombe State, Danjuma Goje From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos A letter written to the Registrar of Jos Federal High Court More...

Nigeria Customs redeploys 4,072 senior officers

Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd.) Comptroller General Nigeria Customs Service The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has approved the redeployment More...

Peoples Daily Chair, Maida advocates evidence-based reporting

By Ochiaka Ugwu The Chairman of Peoples Media Limited, publisher of Peoples Daily Newspaper and Peoples Daily Weekend titles, Mallam More...

Nigeria out of recession August – CBN

•As foreign reserve hits $31bn By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Christiana Ekpa The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has promised Nigerians that the country More...

No sacred cow in corruption fight – Buhari

From Femi Oyelola, Kaduna President Muhammadu Buhari has said all past and current corrupt officials who have illegally obtained monies meant for the good of Nigerians will not More...

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu gets conditional bail, barred from rallies

By Paschal Njoku, Abuja Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday granted stringent bail condition to the detained leader of the Indigenous People More...

Certificate scandal: Youth storm NASS, demand Sen. Uba’s expulsion from Senate

By Umar Muhammad Puma A political group under the aegis of Anambra Youths Movement (AYM) yesterday stormed the premises of the National Assembly, demanding immediate prosecution More...

Senate holds valedictory session for late Sen. Adeleke today

By Christian Ekpa and Ikechukwu Okaforadi Senate yesterday suspended plenary to honour late senator Isiaka Adeleke, who died on Sunday after a heart attack, even as the upper More...

Finding a solution to Syrian conflict

The second round of the Geneva II conference on the nearby three-year-old Syrian conflict got under way recently. The first More...

A little to the left, a little to the right

The recent federal government decision suspending oversea training for civil servants did not come as surprise More...

FAAC: FG,States, LGAs share N467.807bn as allocation for April

By Etuka Sunday The Federation Account Allocation Committee ( FAAC) has approved for sharing to three...

FOREX: CBN injects $246.2m for Wholesale, SMEs, Invisibles

By Etuka Sunday The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday offered the sum of $246.2 million...

CBN sells $25m in new FX window for investors, exporters

…as dealers fail to subscribe fully to CBN’s $150m offer By Etuka Sunday The Central Bank...

FCT-IRS board: Abuja indigenes fault NASS for non-inclusion

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mohammed Musa Bello By Stanley Onyekwere As controversies continue More...

Gwagwalada: Tipper drivers urge Council Chairman to rehabilitate roads

By Usman Shuaibu The Chairman of tipper drivers in Gwagwalada Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mr. Ibrahim Yau,..

Group stages 2nd Abuja Colour Blast to support autism awareness

By Stanley Onyekwere An Abuja based fitness and wellness agency, FitCity Club, has concluded arrangements to stage the second edition of Abuja..

Africa’s natural resources: From curse to blessing

By Daniel Bekele This year’s Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa, which will take place on April 22 More...

Issues in Turkey-Africa 1st agriculture ministers meeting and agribusiness forum

Agriculture and rural development policies have huge potential to serve as sources of livelihood opportunities for women and rural youth, yet..

Washington’s strike at Syria and the gift to terror

By Charles Onunaiju Nobody would dispute or contest the need and desirability of the bold editorial headline of one Nigeria’s national..

Boko Haram: Is the military winning?

By Ochiaka Ugwu There is no doubt that the military under President Muhammadu Buhari administration has mounted a series of high-profile..

1 in 5 ‘healthy weight’ adults at risk of type 2 because they spend all day sitting down

One in five adults who are deemed a ‘healthy weight’ are at risk of developing diabetes, a new study claims. And..

Benue “Herdsmen”, a Tale of the Unusual Suspects

Wednesday Column By Israel A. Ebije The unfolding realization that in parts of Benue state some band of people indigenous to their..

What successful people don’t do at the end of workday

The last 10 minutes of your workday are equally as important as the first 10. “Whatever you do right before leaving..