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Challenges: I prayed to be President, so I can’t complain – Buhari

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  President Muhammadu Buhari has said that considering how hard he prayed to become the President of the country, he cannot complain about the challenges facing the country. Buhari was quoted in a More...

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Challenges: I prayed to be President, so I can’t complain – Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has said that considering how hard he prayed to become the President of the country, he cannot complain More...

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MTN denies paying bribe for NCC fine reduction

Telecommunication giant, MTN, on Friday denied reports it gave bribe for the reduction of the N1.04 trillion fine slammed on it by More...

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Nigeria loses N800bn to auto policy

  The President, Shippers Association, Lagos State, Mr Jonathan Nicol, has said that the Federal Government had lost about N800 More...

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Budget padding: Jibrin shuns Ethics Committee hearing

  The House of Representatives Committee on Ethics and Privileges on Friday commenced its investigative hearing into the allegations More...

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Recession: Governors defend Udoma, Adeosun

Governors on Thursday passed a vote of confidence on the Minister of Finance Mrs. Kemi Adeosun and her counterpart, Minister of Budget More...

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Naira to begin recovery next week – Bureau De Change operators

  The Association of Bureau De Change Operators of Nigeria has said that it foresees the naira on the path of recovery by Monday More...

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Budget padding: House of Reps in rowdy session

  The House of Representatives was thrown into a rowdy session following what some suspect was an attempt to suspend Abdulmumin More...

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Guinness Nigeria posts first loss in 30 years

  Guinness Nigeria Plc has announced a financial result of N102 billion revenue for the period ended June 30, 2016. The company More...

How to get out of debt

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  With the present economic meltdown in the country, a lot of people are neck-deep in debts. And being indebted is often a stressful experience that one should do everything More...

NAICOM, CBN at war over bancassurance

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A serious dispute between the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over the right model for the implementation of bancassurance in Nigeria More...

Malabu Oil Deal: New Investigation implicates more Nigerians 

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Leading Nigerians have been named in an alleged conspiracy to undermine Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and the leadership of the giant state-owned oil major ENI. Details More...

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Nigerians should expect more suffering under Buhari — Uwazurike

Chief Goddy Uwazurike is the President General of Igbo think tank group, Aka Ikenga and a key member of the 2014 National Conference. In this interview with Business Hallmark’s More...

Collapsing economy reinforces campaign for true federalism

Compelled by the seemingly unworkable structure of the Nigerian Federation, former President Goodluck Jonathan convened a National Conference in 2014 to address the country’s More...

Nigerians lament economic hardship, high cost of living

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These are not the best of times for Nigerians especially those whose incomes are fixed. Their N18, 000 minimum wage can barely More...

Nigerian youths commend lawmaker on Naija Green Card initiative

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Students of tertiary institutions across the nation and the National Youth Service Corps members have commended More...

banire Domestic violence: Lawyer calls for training of health personnel

A legal practitioner, Muiz Banire (SAN), has called for more training for health workers in responding...

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Overuse of Paracetamol, an analgesic- drug used to relieve pains and fever can kill the kidney,...

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Not every couple who seems to be struggling with achieving pregnancy is infertile in medical terms. ...

Guinness Plc: Poor quarterly results, year-end  jitters

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Year to date, the company’s price has tumbled 22% dropping from N120.40 in January to N94.00 in September More...

Stock market in danger over high interest rate

The Central Bank of Nigeria’s recent 200 basis point hike in Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) from 12 per cent to 14..

NCC fine drags MTN to first interim loss

Africa’s biggest mobile phone operator MTN Group Ltd cut investor payouts by almost 50 per cent as it reported its first-ever..

Fidelity Bank grows revenue by eight percent

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Fidelity Bank grows revenue by eight percent …offers N4.6bn as dividend payout In an unpalatable operating More...

Minister suspends airport officials, orders probe into Turkish Airlines fiasco

The Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, has ordered the suspension of three top officials of Nnamdi Azikiwe International..

South African filmmakers woo Nigerian counterparts

The Consul-General of South African High Commission in Lagos, Amb. Mokgethi Monaisa, has expressed the desire of his country’s filmmakers to..
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How to revitalize your brand

When a brand gets to maturity stage and nothing is done to rejuvenate it, once it enters the decline stage, it..
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Cartel hiked aviation fuel to defraud Nigerians — Airlines

The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) has blamed scarcity and persistent increase in the price of aviation fuel on a powerful..
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Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, announces resignation…, His resignation is good riddance to bad rubbish — NFF

  Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, announces resignation .            His resignation is good riddance to bad..

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  • Challenges: I prayed to be President, so I can’t complain – Buhari

      President Muhammadu Buhari has said that considering how hard he prayed to become the President of the country, he cannot complain about the challenges facing the country. Buhari was quoted in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, as saying this while briefing Nigerian professionals in the United […]

  • MTN denies paying bribe for NCC fine reduction

    Telecommunication giant, MTN, on Friday denied reports it gave bribe for the reduction of the N1.04 trillion fine slammed on it by the Nigerian Communications Commission. The NCC had slammed the N1.04 trillion fine on MTN in October 2015 after the operator failed to disconnect about 5.1 million subscribers it registered improperly on its network. […]

  • Nigeria loses N800bn to auto policy

      The President, Shippers Association, Lagos State, Mr Jonathan Nicol, has said that the Federal Government had lost about N800 billion to the auto policy on imported vehicles. The 70 per cent tariff and levy on imported vehicles which took effect in 2015, had reduced vehicle imports by more than 50 per cent. Nicol on […]

  • Budget padding: Jibrin shuns Ethics Committee hearing

      The House of Representatives Committee on Ethics and Privileges on Friday commenced its investigative hearing into the allegations levelled against the former Chairman of the Appropriations Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin. The Chairman of the Committee, Nicholas Ossai, presided over the session, but Jibrin was not present at the hearing. This comes barely 48 hours after […]

  • Recession: Governors defend Udoma, Adeosun

    Governors on Thursday passed a vote of confidence on the Minister of Finance Mrs. Kemi Adeosun and her counterpart, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma concerning the accusation from the National Assembly over the current economic crisis that the country is in. The governors argued that the ministers were not responsible […]

  • Naira to begin recovery next week – Bureau De Change operators

      The Association of Bureau De Change Operators of Nigeria has said that it foresees the naira on the path of recovery by Monday due to the introduction of Travelex, a licensed forex dealer. The President of ABCON, Alhaji Aminu Gwadabe, said on Thursday in Lagos that a licensed Forex dealer would enhance transparency in […]

  • Budget padding: House of Reps in rowdy session

      The House of Representatives was thrown into a rowdy session following what some suspect was an attempt to suspend Abdulmumin Jibrin. Trouble started when the Chairman of the House Committee on Rules and Business, Emmanuel Orker-jev, moved a motion on breach of his privilege and that of the House by the embattled former Chairman […]

  • Guinness Nigeria posts first loss in 30 years

      Guinness Nigeria Plc has announced a financial result of N102 billion revenue for the period ended June 30, 2016. The company while making the announcement also declared an overall Loss After Tax of N2 billion when compared to the same period last year. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Guinness Nigeria, Peter Ndegwa, said […]

  • How to revitalize your brand

    When a brand gets to maturity stage and nothing is done to rejuvenate it, once it enters the decline stage, it may be on its way to extinction. A lot of brands that were once the toast of customers are presently out of market. There was a time Three-top orange drink was in almost every […]

  • How to get out of debt

      With the present economic meltdown in the country, a lot of people are neck-deep in debts. And being indebted is often a stressful experience that one should do everything to avoid. It could be so boggling that it may affect your health. No matter what your circumstance is, if you signed for a loan, […]

  • NAICOM, CBN at war over bancassurance

    A serious dispute between the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over the right model for the implementation of bancassurance in Nigeria last week recorded casualties. The biggest victims are all bancassurance partnership deals between insurance firms and banks, which have been suspended indefinitely by NAICOM pending when the two […]

  • No indication that Nigerian economy would recover soon, says analysts

    Following the latest data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), which showed that the Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has contracted by 2.06 per cent in the second quarter of 2016, analysts have expressed their concern that there is no indication that the country’s economy would rebound any time soon, despite assurances from […]

  • Malabu Oil Deal: New Investigation implicates more Nigerians 

    Leading Nigerians have been named in an alleged conspiracy to undermine Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and the leadership of the giant state-owned oil major ENI. Details about the alleged conspiracy – which is being investigated by prosecutors in Trani, Syracuse and most recently Milan – have been reported in the Italian press in recent […]

  • Ripples at the presidency as Soludo, Sanusi bomb Buhari on economy

    Two of Nigeria’s foremost economists and hitherto supporters of the administration, Professor Charles Soludo and His Eminence, Mohammed Sanusi, the Emire of Kano have taken swipes at President Muhammadu Buhari over his poor handling of the economy. In their various speeches earlier in the week, the two former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governors decried […]

  • Account holders, cannon fodder for banks’ survival

    The Half year 2016 financial statements of many commercial lenders showed that their interest income went down or only appreciated marginally, but on the other hand, their fee and commission income grew significantly during the time under review. Banks have devised different charges to augment the shortfalls in their interest income, which for many of […]

  • Oil prices rise to U.S. $49.73 on U.S., OPEC speculation

    Oil futures rose yesterday largely prompted by production suspensions in the United States Gulf due to an expected tropical storm and speculation that producers meeting in Algeria next month will act to prop up prices. Brent crude futures traded at $49.73 per barrel yesterday, up 47 cents from the previous close. US West Texas Intermediate […]

  • Darkness looms as GENCOs’collapse imminent

    Penultimate weekend,   the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc, NBET had alleged that it had  paid N186.7billion to Electricity Generating Companies GENCOs adding that  it is only owing them about N156 billion. Reacting to the claims that it was being owed huge sums by various stakeholders, the General Manager/Head, Power Procurement and  Power Contracts, Nigerian Bulk […]


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