Reggae legend, Majek Fashek is dead

BY EMEKA EJERENigerian music legend and reggae king, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly  known as Majek Fashek, is dedd, his manager, Omenka Uzoma, has revealed.In an...

Top banks face increased pressure

 By FELIX OLOYEDEFollowing a run of unimpressive performances in the 2015 financial year and first quarter of 2016, several banks have concluded arrangements to...

Ekiti governor, Fayemi tests positive for Coronavirus

OBINNA EZUGWUGovernor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi of has tested positive for Coronavirus.The Governor who made the announcement on his Twitter page said he...

Why MPC retained interest rate at 13.5%

To encourage commercial lenders to extend credit to the private sector, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has...

COVID-19: Another lockdown looms as NDCD, PTF lament poor compliance

BY EMEKA EJEREThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday said the federal government might be forced to implement another lockdown if...

EFCC detains Lucky Igbinedion, ex-Edo Governor over alleged N1.6bn fraud

Nigeria's anti corruption agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has detained Mr Lucky Igbinedion, a former governor of Edo State over alleged...

$60 oil benchmark poses major risk to 2019 budget – Experts

Financial experts raised the alarm over the decision of the Federal Government to retain $60 per barrel as its crude oil price benchmark for...

Coronavirus: Osun govt suspends weekly markets

By Sunday Oguntuyi, OsogboAs part of efforts to curb the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Osun, the State government has directed that all markets...
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Army decorates 39 promoted Major Generals with new ranks

The Nigerian Army has decorated 39 newly promoted Major Generals with a charge to work assiduously to end insecurity.The newly promoted officers were also...