Nigeria lacks leaders with moral compass – Amb Keshi

By Obinna Ezugwu Amb Joe Keshi Former Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Joe Keshi has decried what he called the lack of moral compass among Nigeria’s political elite, noting that poor leadership was the country’s biggest challenge. Keshi who bared his mind in a chat with BusinessHallmark in his Lagos home recently, More...

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Non Yoruba in S/West inaugurate forum, vow to take rightful place in zone’s politics

By Obinna Ezugwu Chief Anselm Njoku Political and cultural leaders of various ethnic groups resident in the South West, Saturday last week at Ota, Ogun State, came together under the aegis of Non Yoruba Indigenes More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
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Don’t celebrate yet, agitation for restructuring not over- Uko warns presidency

By Obinna Ezugwu Evang Uko Founder, Igbo Youth Movement (IYM) and Secretary General, Eastern Consultative Assembly (ECA), Evang Elliot Uko has warned against any suggestion that the South East geopolitical zone More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Nigeria’s Debt Service ratio falls to 45%

Kemi Adeosun, Finance Minister Nigeria has made significant improvement in its debt-service-to-revenue ratio as it dropped from 66 per cent to 45 per cent. This is coming on the back of improved revenue mobilisation More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Banks’ NPLs reach 10-month high in Q3

FELIX OLOYEDE Godwin Emefiele, CBN Governor Non-Performing Loans (NPLs) in the Nigerian banking industry hit 10-month in September, latest data from the the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has shown. The More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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OPEC Crude Output Drops to Six-Month Low

Mohammed Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General Crude production from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries dropped again in November to a six-month low. Total production fell 80,000 barrels a day to 32.47 More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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FG appoints Abdul Zubair to replace suspended SEC DG

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday announced the appointment of Abdul Zubair as acting Director General. The commission while making the announcement, also reassured the investing public of continued More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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Kano spends N9bn monthly on salary payment, says Ganduje

The Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje, has said his administration spends N9 billion monthly on payment of workers’ salaries. He added that this effort was commendable in a period where most state governments More...

By Okey Onyenweaku On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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FG’s Npower scheme derailing, faces imminent collapse – Investigation

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA The N-Power scheme, introduced by the Federal Government, as a social safety net to reduce the rate of graduate unemployment afflicting the country, is fast derailing from its original objective, More...