Nigerian traders laud Buhari, ECOWAS for reopening shops in Ghana

The Nigerian Union of Traders Association Ghana (NUTAG), has commended President Mohammadu President Buhari Buhari-led government, ECOWAS, Ghanaian authority and others for their intervention in the reopening of Nigerians shops in Ghana. The President of NUTAG, Mr Chukwuemeka Nnaji, said this in a telephone conversation with the News Agency of Nigeria More...

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By Felix OLOYEDE On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

African infrastructure up by 22% in 2017

African infrastructure development increased by 22 per cent in 2017, the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) has disclosed in its latest report. It published the outlook on the first day of the Africa Investment More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Google displays New Pixel Phone, Speaker, set to wrestle Apple

Google showed off a pair of new Pixel phones, a tablet computer and a speaker with a screen in a deluge of new products aimed at competing with the latest gadgets from big technology rivals. The Pixel 3 and Pixel More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Fed. Reserve raises rates, foresees three more years of economic growth

Federal Reserve Gov. Jerome Powell The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday, as expected, and forecast three more years of economic growth as the U.S. central bank left its policy for steady rate rises More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, September 24th, 2018

Oil price climbs to four-year high as Saudi, Russia turn Trump down

Oil prices have hit a four-year high of over $81 a barrel after Saudi Arabia and Russia rejected calls by Donald Trump to increase production. Brent crude hit its highest level since November 2014 at $81.16 a barrel, More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Number of extremely poor continues to soar in Sub-Sahara Africa

Although globally, extreme poverty has rapidly declined, the number of people living in extreme poverty is, however, on the rise in Sub-Saharan Africa, comprising more than half of the extreme poor in 2015, a new More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Controversy over Jerusalem: Is the end here?

RUME OYITSO Since the decision was made a forth night ago to recognize Jeruselem as the capital of Israel, the world especially the Islamic world, has lost its sleep. In countries after countries, demonstrations More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, December 4th, 2017

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 Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Weinstein asked me for a massage in his children’s presence – Lupita Nyong’o

Lupita Nyong’o By RUME OYITSO Oscar-winning actor, Lupita Nyong’o, has also accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, saying she was forced to flee a hotel room when he allegedly tried taking his pants More...