Key monetary aggregate declined further in February, says CBN economic report

 The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released its economic report for February 2015, showing that growth in the key monetary aggregate decelerated further.The...

FG approves maritime varsity, policy on SMEs

 The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the establishment of the first maritime university for the country.It also approved the revised National Policy on...

Banks blame CBN for dwindling returns

   BY OKEY ONYEWEAKU Despite the seemingly average performance of Deposit Money Banks in the financial year ended 2014, all of them are still smarting from...

How NATCOM can boost land phones in Nigeria

 The nostalgic feeling of many Nigerians on the use of landlines may soon be a reality if the acquired Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL) is...

I am not backing any candidate for Senate Presidency – Buhari

EMEKA AMAKOR, AbujaThe President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, has denied backing one of the aspirants to the Senate Presidency, saying he is willing to work with...

WINNERS OF THE YEAR 2014 ZIK PRIZE EMERGE

Two serving Governors and six prominent Nigerians have won the year 2014 Zik Prize in Leadership. The Governors are Dr. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun...

NDIC drags Doyin Okupe to court over unpaid debt 

The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation, (NDIC), Liquidator of Gulf bank Nigeria Plc in a debt recovery suit before a Federal High Court in Lagos,...

PDP crisis: Muazu calls for ceasefire, reconciliation … woos Fayose, others

EMMA OKEREH, AbujaThe National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmadu Adamu Muazu, has appealed to all stakeholders and members of the party...

Fuel scarcity: IPMAN calls for transfer of depot managers

Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has called on the Pipelines and Product Marketing Company (PPMC) to, as a matter of urgency, transfer...