Google to equip manufacturers in Aba

Google Nigeria on Wednesday announced the launch of the Google Digital Skills for Africa programme in Aba and other local communities in Abia State. The...

Obasanjo, NACCIMA DG, 393 others escape crash aboard Ethiopian Airlines

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and 393 others aboard and Ethiopian Airlines plane, escaped crash on Wednesday at Murtala Mohammed International Airport. Obasanjo who was reported...
Unilever Nigeria posts N43.8bn as turnover in six months

Price war: Unilever Nigeria loses ground to rivals

By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA The strain on expendable income of Nigerians and the changing strategies in the battle for consumers’ pockets have created massive disruption in...
PDP Primary: Anyim congratulates Atiku, flays voting on primordial sentiments

Anyim Pius Anyim: 60 Garlands for Nigeria’s Child of Destiny

By OBINNA EZUGWUToday, Nigeria's former senate president and veritable statesman, Anyim Pius Anyim, marks 60 years on planet earth. At 60, Anyim, no doubt,...
Chief Abia Onyike, ADF

Onyike dumps APC for PDP, cites irreconcilable differences with ‘dictator’ Dave Umahi

OBINNA EZUGWUFormer Commissioner for Information and chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Ebonyi State, Chief Abia Onyike, has quit his membership of...

FAAC Disbursements Increased 25% in 2017, says NEIT

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) disbursed a total sum of N6.418 trillion in 2017. This showed an increase of 25.8% and 6.8% when...

Luxury items to attract higher VAT

Nigeria has resolved to increase the Value Added Tax (VAT) on some luxury items and carbonated drinks during the year. The Minister of Finance, Mrs...

Nigerian cabinet approves N8.49bn for procurement of COVID-19 test kits

The Federal Executive Council has approved the sum of N8.49 billion for the procurement of 12 items in various quantities for the testing of...

Target to lift 20m Nigerians out of poverty now within reach – FG

BY EMEKA EJEREThe federal government’s vision to lift at least 20 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next two years is now within...