West Africa loses $1.3bn annually to illegal maritime operations

Speaker of the Nigeria House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Thursday, urged African maritime administrations to close ranks and tackle the perennial challenge of illegal...

Fayemi briefs President on $150m World Bank loan

The Minister of Solid Mineral Development, Dr . Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday informed President Muhammadu Buhari of the $150m loan approved by the World...

CBN to offer dollar to manufacturers, fuel importer, airlines

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Friday said it would offer dollar forwards to offset a backlog of foreign exchange obligations for manufacturers, airlines...

Buhari presents Momoh as NERC chairman – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Prof. James Momoh as the Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission.The Senior Special Assistant to the President on...

CBN suspends cashless policy in 30 states

Yesterday friday, the Nigeria Central Bank announced the immediate suspension of the implementation of the Cashless Nigeria Policy in 30 states of the federation.This...

Nollywood in shock as Veteran actor, Olumide Bakare, Passed away

Olumide Bakare, Veteran Nollywood actor has passed away.He died in the early hours of Saturday.Bakare had been ill for more than a year.Aside suffering...

Court want EFCC retract false allegation against Dasuki’s aide

A Federal High Court in Abuja has insisted that the trial of Colonel Nicholas Ashinze, a former aide to a former National Security Adviser,...

Kogi names road after Boko Haram war hero, Col. Abu Ali

Kogi State Government on Friday named the 50-km Shintaku-Gboloko-Dekina Road in Bassa Local Government Area of the state after the fallen Book Haram war...

Benue’s Mngutyo offers scholarships to 1,000 students

One thousand secondary school students have been offered full scholarships by Mr Bem Mngutyo, a member of the Benue House of Assembly.Mngutyo, who represents...

3 years since Chibok girls’ mass abduction

Nigerians, today Good Friday marked three years since the mass abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls by Boko Haram extremists amid anger that government efforts...

Hyundai Motors cuts price of Nigeria-made vehicles

Hyundai Motors Nigeria Limited says it has cut the prices of its locally made vehicles in the B-segment, in a move expected to increase...

SON shuts factory over substandard fan products

Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has clamped down on a company at Abule Oshun, Lagos, for manufacturing substandard fans. SON Director of Compliance & Enforcement...

Nipco boss assures ‘mobil acquisition’ will benefit investors

Group Managing Director of Nipco Plc, Mr. Venkataraman Venkatapathy, has said the recent acquisition of ExxonMobil’s 60 per cent equity stake in Mobil Oil...

NUPENG demands local govt autonomy

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has called on the Federal Government to give autonomy to the 774 local governments...

Apple considers bidding for Toshiba’s chip business: report

Apple Inc is considering teaming up with its supplier Foxconn to bid for Toshiba Corp's semiconductor business, public broadcaster NHK said on Friday -...
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Watch a Mathematician try to explain ‘Infinity’

What is Infinity?Infinity is that thing that goes on forever, she says. Watch above video.
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Video: What the numbers on the bottom of your plastic bottles...

The numbers at the bottom of plastic bottles are RIC symbols.Ever wonder what those small numbers on the bottom of your plastic bottles and...

Think you can pass the US citizenship test? Try it out

In a growing number of states, high school graduates are being required to know at least as much about U.S. founding documents as immigrants...

Global electricity access growing but gaps need closing

Access to energy is necessary to meet people's basic needs: to grow, distribute and cook food, to light homes, and to power machines and...

Why Guinness parent company halt bid to increase equity

There are fresh indications as to why Diageo Plc, the parent company of Guinness Nigeria Plc, failed in its bid to increase its share...
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Man Utd Carrick refuses to look beyond this season

Manchester United’s future looks promising but Michael Carrick is only interested in the here and now, with the veteran midfielder as focused on a...

Ibrahimovic inspiration keeps Man United in top-four race

After 30 minutes of Sunday's Premier League game against Sunderland, Manchester United appeared in danger of meandering its way to another disappointing result. Thankfully for...

Dele Alli: Tottenham scare opponents at White Hart Lane

Dele Alli believes Tottenham have been “unreal” at home this season and reckons visiting sides are now scared of playing at White Hart Lane. England...

Griezmann scores late as Atletico draws 1-1 at Real Madrid

Antoine Griezmann's late goal gave Atletico Madrid a 1-1 draw at Real Madrid on Saturday, tightening the title race in the Spanish league.Griezmann used...

Man City owners buy Uruguayan club, expand global network

Manchester City's Abu Dhabi ownership has expanded its portfolio of global clubs by completing the purchase of Uruguayan team Club Atletico Torque. City Football Group,...

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