2019 election budget: NASS leadership meets INEC in Abuja

The leadership of the National Assembly (NASS) is currently in a meeting with the Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. The meeting is a special hearing on INEC’s budget for the 2019 elections. The ongoing meeting was also tweeted via INEC’s official handle, @inecnigeria, where it was stated that the More...

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By Olaolu Ayoola On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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At last, Senator Akpabio dumps PDP for APC

Former Minority Leader of the Senate, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on Wednesday officially decamped from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Akpabio was welcomed to the ruling More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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We want to restore Abia to its deserved glory—Otti

Okey Onyenweaku Dr. Alex Otti, a forefront contestant for the post of Governor of Abia State, yesterday Sunday August 5, 2018 said in Lagos that he was gunning for position of Governor of the State to change the More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
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MPC Keeps Rates Unchanged for 2 years

Godwin Emefiele, CBN Governor The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has retained benchmark interest rate at 14 per cent with the asymmetric corridor at +200bps and -500bps around More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Akpobome gives indigent girls educational lifeline

Akpobome gives indigent girl L-R: Former, Assistant Inspector General of Police, Mr. Tunji Alapinni; Founder, Girlsaide Initiative & Acme Health Center, Dr. Abosede Lewu; Ace Comedian & husband to founder More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
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Weak purchasing power responsible for slowing inflation rate, says Chukwu

FELIX OLOYEDE The continuous decelerating inflation rate in the country was largely due to weak purchasing power amongst Nigerians, said Johnson Chukwu, Managing Director, Cowry Asset Management Ltd. Speaking on More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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Airtel Restores Hope for Family of Five in 2nd Episode of ATL 4

The second episode of Airtel Touching Lives (ATL) Season 4, which aired last Sunday, June 17, documented how Airtel literally touched the lives of the Olanrewaju Komolafe family; a family of five, battling with More...

By Obinna Ezugwu On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Investors cautious as banking stocks remain weak

By OKEY ONYENWEAKU As market volatility continues to be more pronounced, investors have become increasingly torn between putting their hard earned money in the money market, capital market and other sectors which More...

By Obinna Ezugwu On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Renaissance Capital initiates coverage on top Nigerian staple food producers

Renaissance Capital, a leading emerging and frontier markets investment bank, initiated coverage on the shares of Nigeria’s staple food producers: Flour Mills of Nigeria, Dangote Sugar Refinery, Dangote Flour More...