TSTv is bringing a “surprise package” to Nigerians

TSTv has announced that decoders will be made available in the market within the next one week for all intending customers to buy. This disclosure...

Reasons Fitch has lowered its 2017 growth Forecast for Nigeria

Ratings agency Fitch has lowered its growth forecast for 2017 from 1.5% to 1%, despite positive Q3 GDP numbers. The news comes on the...

Aiteo Group & Benedict Peters announce appointment of Nigerian legal team

Further to his recent announcement engaging international law firms to lead the global effort to address legal and political-based issues, the Aiteo Group (www.AiteoGroup.com)...

Kemi Adeosun adds a twist to the Oando saga

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has added a twist to the Oando saga. In a series of tweets from the Ministry of Finance's twitter...

Why the Federal Government wants to ‘sell’ NIPOST

The Federal Government through the National Council on Privatization (NCP) has set up a committee to implement the partial commercialization and sale of the...

Profile: Funke Abimbola-Akindolie MBE, a multi-award winning solicitor

British lawyer, Funke Abimbola-Akindolie was today awarded the M.B.E. (Member of the Order of the British Empire) by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II in...

Read why FIRS sealed over 3,000 properties in Abuja

This was made known by the  FIRS Chairman, Mr. Babatunde Fowler, at a one-day media sensitization workshop on Voluntary Assets & Income Declaration Scheme,...

Why General Electric is cutting 12,000 jobs.

Industrial giant, General Electric (GE) have announced that it would cut approximately 12,000 blue collar and white collar jobs in its GE Power unit,...

First Bank attains PCI-DSS recertification

First Bank of Nigeria Limited ( a member of FBN Holdings Group) has recently achieved re-certification to the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard...

Revealed: How Cartels hiked aviation fuel to exploit Nigerians

There are more revelations on the current scarcity of aviation fuel in the country. According to the the Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) the...

Access Bank targets number one spot by 2022

Access Bank Plc’s senior management led by the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Bank Herbert Wigwe yesterday presented the bank’s 5 year plan...

Transcorp Hilton Abuja wins double 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards

Nigeria’s Landmark hotel, Transcorp Hilton Abuja, has emerged the winner of two 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards in the Best Luxury Contemporary Hotel (Nigeria) and Best...

FG vows to name & shame tax defaulters

The Minister for Finance Mrs Kemi Adeosun has vowed that the Federal Government will shame all tax defaulters after the expiration of the amnesty...

Nigeria & Vietnam seeks enhance co-operation in trade and investment

Governments of Nigeria and Vietnam are seeking to enhance co-operation in trade and investment in view of  tapping significant potential between the both countries. This was...

Profile of Abdul Zubair, SEC’s new acting D-G

The Federal Government on Sunday announced the appointment of Dr Abdul Zubair as acting Director-General, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Until his appointment, he was...

9Mobile, ntel to commence national roaming test

Ntel has announced a national roaming field trial with 9Mobile. The operators have received regulatory approval from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to commence...

LIBYA: Gov Obaseki assigns returnees 150 hectares, N100m seed capital for agribusiness

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State yesterday approved 150 hectares of land and N100million seed capital for the 150 Libyan returnees and victims of...

Twitter Lite app launches in Nigeria, 23 other countries

Twitter Lite, the space-saving version of Twitter's main app has landed on the local Google Play stores of 24 countries. The app is meant to...

Google introduces an app to help users save cost on data

Tech giant google has introduced Datally, an app that will enable customers manage their data subscriptions more effectively. The app is targeted towards emerging...

A critical reason why we went into recession – Moghalu

A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has disclosed that the level of political interference in the...

Cross River Governor Ben Ayade presents 2018 biggest ever budget of N1.3 trillion

Cross River Governor Senator Ben Ayade made history today when he presented a N1.3 trillion 2018 budget to the state house of assembly....

UBA Wins Big at The Bankers Award, the Oscars of the Financial Industry

Pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has once again proven its leadership on the continent, as the Banker Magazine crowned UBA...

Silver lining as SMEs can get loans using moving collateral

Business owners in Nigeria can now heave a huge sigh of relief as the Federal Government approved the usage of movable collateral for collecting...

Forbes names Maikanti Baru Oil & Gas Man of the Year

Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru has been awarded as Forbes Best of Africa Oil and Gas Man...

Hungary shops for Nigerian crude oil, LNG

The Hungarian Government has indicated interest to purchase crude oil and Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from Nigeria. The Hungarian Ambassador to Nigeria, Professor Gabor Ternak,...

Controversy as Adeosun suspends Mounir Gwarzo, others

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has suspended the Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr Mounir Gwarzo. In a statement signed by...

Here’s why Japan’s Liquefied Natural Gas Imports from Nigeria Dropped.

With the discovery of shale gas in the United States, the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (NLNG) has shifted focus to Japan as one...

Jitters as Capital Importation gains 147% Year on Year

Data from the  Q3 capital importation report  by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows foreign capital imported in the third quarter of 2017...

Here’s why FG took over Lagos Int’l Trade Fair Complex

The Federal Government has finally taken over the Lagos International Trade Fair Complex (LITFC). The Executive Director/CEO, LITFC Management Board, Mrs. Lucy Ajayi, at...

How AfDB will create 25 million jobs in the next 10 years – Adesina

President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB),  Akinwumi Adesina,  has set up a 9-member Presidential Youth Advisory Group (PYAG) on job creation to...