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U.S. consumer spending slows; inflation pushing higher

U.S. consumer spending barely rose in February amid delays in the payment of income tax refunds, but the biggest annual increase in inflation in...

Beaded ‘Yoruba throne’ among the gifts-set to go on show at...

A beaded throne, a totem pole and a “Buckingham Palace” London Underground sign are among the gifts presented to the Queen which are set...

600,000 candidates registered, no extension period – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has so far registered 600,000 candidates for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, across the country. Head...

Nigeria Navy demolished illegal refinery with 1.5m litres of diesel

The Nigerian Navy on Friday said it had discovered and destroyed an illegal refinery with 1.59 million litres of illegally refined diesel during a...

Over dozen UNILAG students remanded in Kirikiri Prison

The police yesterday arraigned 13 University of Lagos (UNILAG) students at a Special Offences Mobile Court in Oshodi, Lagos, over alleged unlawful invasion of...

‘Political’ song puts Nigeria’s Zazzabi in dock

Sadiq Zazzabi is a talented R&B singer in northern Nigeria, popular among Hausa speakers across the country and beyond for his songs about love,...

Nigeria to tackle transportation by exploring tunnelling technology

The Federal Government has disclosed plans to explore tunnelling technology to address the problem of population explosion and transportation in urban centres. The Minster of Transportation, Mr....

‘Plans designed to end N’Delta militancy ready in month’

Strategy outlined out to end the militancy in the Niger Delta and push for economic development in the region will be ready in about...

British Council celebrates CBN employee with excellent grades

The British Council has recognised an employee of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Paul Oluikpe, for outstanding performance during his study in the...

UK deports 23 Nigerians over immigration offence

The Government of the United Kingdom has deported 23 Nigerians for committing immigration-related offences in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that...

Metuh’s in handcuff meant to defeat opposition − PDP

THE Peoples Democratic Party has condemned in totality, what it described as the brazen display of “authoritarianism” by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government in...

Online Lifestyle TV Channel, RED​TV​ Debuts

REDTV, a dynamic online lifestyle channel an initiative of global financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, that puts the spotlight on Africa...

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