Five stocks that outperformed Nigerian equity market in 2020

The Nigerian equity market defied the country’s economic recession to produce a 50.1% return to emerging the world’s best-performed bourse in 2020. The lull...
George Obiozor, Ohanaeze president

Eminent Nigerians, Igbo leaders hail Obiozor’s election as Ohanaeze president

By OBINNA EZUGWU Prominent Nigerians and notable Igbo leaders have continued to hail the emergence of Nigeria's former ambassador to the United States, Israel and...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Insecurity; Buhari, APC face firestorm

By OBINNA EZUGWU When in 2015, the All Progressive Congress (APC) with Muhammadu Buhari as its presidential candidate swept to power on the back of...

BREAKING: Appeal court nullifies Metuh’s imprisonment, orders fresh trial

A court of appeal sitting in Abuja has nullified the seven-year jail sentence handed down to former People's Democratic Party spokesman, Olisa Metuh. In its...

Concern as Africa trade agreement take off draws near 

By Emeka Ejere With just about three weeks to the January 1 take-off date for trading on the platform of the emergent African Continental Free...

FBNH shines in Q3 result

Okey Onyenweaku To get a good grasp of the real strength of First Bank Nigeria Holdings, FBNH, a probe into its nine months results for...

Imported vehicles duty reduction divide stakeholders

…as local automakers face fresh challenges By ADEBAYO OBAJEMU Investors in the automobile sector are divided over the proposed policy contained in the 2020 Finance Bill,...

Experts predict stronger Naira as CBN launches new polices

By FELIX OLOYEDE The liberalization of diaspora foreign exchange remittances in the country will help strengthen the Naira, economic experts have said. Since the Central Bank...

Access bank hits 105% in 9-month e-payment gain

BY EMEKA EJERE Increased investment in technology and the introduction of new online payment channels by Access Bank Plc are beginning to pay off as...
Salihu Tanko Yakassai

Ganduje sacks aide who criticised Buhari over insecurity

OBINNA EZUGWU Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has sacked his Special Adviser on Media, Salihu Tanko Yakasai. The commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba,...