Cabinet approves N108bn for roads construction

The Federal Executive Council has approved N108 billion for the completion of various road projects across the country. Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola,...

Senate wants Ibadan Airport renamed after Ajimobi

The Senate on Tuesday called for the renaming of the Ibadan Airport after the late former Oyo state governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi. This was sequel...

UAC, John Holt on the long road to decline

By Okey Onyenweaku This is not the best of times for sundry profit-oriented businesses, with conglomerates not being an exception. The ravaging effect of the...

Nigeria stock market may end 2020 in red, says Uwaleke

Uche Uwaleke, Professor of Finance and Capital Market, says the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) will likely close 2020 in red, based on negative real...

Our job is to hunt, not expose Boko Haram sponsors – Army

The Nigerian Army has insisted that it is not its duty to expose sponsors of the Boko Haram insurgents. At a media briefing on Thursday,...

Passengers who cough, sneeze onboard will be treated as COVID-19 patients, Aero boss warns

The Chief Executive Officer of Aero Contractors, Ado Sanusi, has advised intending passengers who have a cold or malaria not to come to the...

Petrol sold to Nigeria from Europe ‘dirtier’ than fuel from illegal N/Delta refineries –...

Black market fuel made from stolen oil in rudimentary “bush” refineries hidden deep in the creeks and swamps of the Niger Delta is less...

Lagos sets aside N1.15bn to pay retirees

Adebayo Obajemu Lagos State governor zBabajide Sanwo-Olu has approved N1.157 billion for the payment of accrued pension rights to 368 public service retirees. The new Director-General,...

2023: Tinubu loses out as APC govs, ministers take over control of party

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA Young elements in the rulling All Progressives Congress (APC) have dealt a massive blow to the 2023 presidential ambition of one of...

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Eye on power: Worship centres: Gov. Sanwo-Olu’s act of mercy

By UCHE CHRIS Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu last week shocked Lagosians and, by extension, the rest of the country, with the announcement suspending the reopening of...

Africa Cup postponed to 2022 due to COVID-19

The Africa Cup has been postponed by one year due to the coronavirus pandemic and is now to be held in Cameroon in January...