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Oil hovers near six-month high as U.S. stockpile build counters supply...

Oil prices hovered near six-month highs on Wednesday after data showed U.S. crude stockpiles surged to their highest levels since October 2017, countering fears...

POLITICS

Dangers of rising energy cost

At no other time in our history has the country faced the present multifaceted and complicated energy crisis. Virtually every aspect of the energy...

SPORTS

Breaking: Man Utd 0 – 2 Man City: Champions move closer...

Manchester City defeated Manchester United two goals to nil at Old Trafford to move closer to winning the English Premier League title. City are...

ENTERTAINMENT

Banks explore win-win options in Nigeria’s  entertainment industry

By YUSUF MOHAMMED The Nigerian entertainment industry is no doubt a thriving one and like bees follow nectar, several banks are ptrsently latching onto it. Indeed,...

RELIGION

Onnoghen’s conviction a continuation of Jihad against Christians in Nigeria –...

  The National Christian Elders Forum (NCEF) has described the conviction of Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) by the Code...

FEATURES / INTERVIEWS

Endless tears, blood and death in Nigeria

By OBINNA EZUGWU Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation presents itself as the continent's giant. But it's an acclaim it has lived out in all that...

HEALTH

Medical doctors are free to leave Nigeria – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige has said that he is not bothered about medical doctors leaving Nigeria, to practice outside the...

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

Oil hovers near six-month high as U.S. stockpile build counters supply fears

Oil prices hovered near six-month highs on Wednesday after data showed U.S. crude stockpiles surged to their highest levels since October 2017, countering fears...

Facebook beats profit estimates, sets aside $3 billion for privacy penalty

Facebook Inc on Wednesday blew away Wall Street profit estimates in the first quarter as it kept a lid on the costs of making...

AfCFTA to curb trade volatility, says World Bank

The World Bank has urged the ratification and effective implementation the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) as part of efforts to reduce trade...

Top traders foresee oil price to rally around $60s in 2019

Four of the world’s biggest traders expect the Brent oil price in 2019 to largely linger in the $60s a barrel with a slight...

Nigeria, Ghana to strengthen business relations

Nigeria and Ghana are set to explore more areas of business opportunities to further strengthen relations between both countries. Ghanaian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr...

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How Uba, Ekwunife, Oduah will fare in the 8th Senate

Stakeholders in Anambra state are of the view that when the 8th National Assembly resumes in June, Anambra would be made proud because she...

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Controversy trails Golden Guinea return

• As connoisseurs hail return to the market News of the prospective return of moribund Umuahia based Golden Guinea Breweries Limited would ordinarily have been...

COLUMNIST

Eye on power: Subsidy, not corruption, will kill Nigeria

When Governor Nasir El-Rufai and other presidential spokespersons canvassed that corruption would kill Nigeria, if not stopped, it was a statement of deliberate deceit...

Eyes on power: “Digging in a hole”

By UCHE CHRIS The governor of a fringe state like Ebonyi would have to do something extraordinary to attract national attention – like the controversial...

Aliko Dangote and the Immense Promises of Nigeria …. (Column)

The Presidency with PRINCE EMEKA OBASI Of course, Aliko Dangote is wealthy. That fact is beyond argument. In fact, he is so wealthy that everyone...