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EFCC arraigns P&ID commercial director for money laundering

Okwen urged the court to allow Kuchazi to be kept at the EFCC custody, while praying the court for a short time to file the bail application.

Fear of travel ban in the aviation as FG mulls lockdown

An aircraft engineer and Chief Executive of 7 Stars Global Hangar, Isaac Balami, said, “Too much has happened to us in the last nine months; it is clear that COVID-19 has done a lot of havoc.

Economy: Oyetola flags off juice production company in Osogbo, says govt committed to improving ease of doing business in Osun

the Timi of Ede, Oba Munirudeen Adesola Lawal, commended Governor Oyetola for being committed to socioeconomic and infrastructural development of the state since inception of his administration.

Ethereum price hits record high amid ‘Cryptocurrency Gold Rush’

Ethereum’s resurgence comes amid a market-wide bull run that has seen major gains for most major cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin and litecoin.

The President’s Banana Plantation

By Lasisi Olagunju Around this time in 2016, President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda was asked why he was not...

Nigeria’s inflation rises to 15.75%

The urban inflation rate also increased in December by 16.33 percent (year-on-year) in December 2020 from 15.47 percent recorded in November 2020, while the rural inflation rate increased by 15.20 percent in December 2020.

Elon Musk, Tesla made $40 billion in the first 10 days of 2021

Musk, at $209 billion, is worth about one percent of the GDP of the United States. If Tesla shares maintain the same 2020 rally in 2021, Musk would be worth more than the GDP of Nigeria by the end of 2021.

Loan defaulters, investors crashing Nigeria economy, AMCON

“For Arik, the airline was owing nearly N300bn. The airline was almost dead and buried before we took over,” he told our correspondent.

Nigeria close to becoming a failed state, says Financial Times

“Even if the mass abduction was carried out by ‘ordinary’ bandits — as now looks possible — it underlines the fact of chronic criminality and violence.

CBN revokes licence of 42 microfinance banks

“We therefore request that all depositors of these banks should visit the closed banks’ addresses and meet NDIC officials for the verification of their claims, commencing from Monday, 21st December, 2020 till Thursday, 24th December, 2020.”

FAAC: FG, states, local govts share N601.110bn for November 2020

Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) has on Wednesday, December 16, shared a total of N601.110 billion November 2020 federation account revenue...

Emefiele charges on the need for Nigeria to end crude oil dependency

He noted that the ABP had significantly contributed in cutting down rice importation in the country, while the Commercial Agriculture Credit Scheme recorded considerable beneficiaries who have greatly contributed to the nation’s drive for sustained food security.

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EndSars: Police killed my brother, shot me three-time, petitioner tells Osun Panel

“On this fateful day, my younger brother and I went to see our cousin, one Mr Nureni at Erin-Osun. Though we didn’t meet him at home, when we called him, he asked us to wait for him. But immediately he joined us, all I heard were gunshots

Exposed: How Nigerian Army attempted to assassinate Biafran lawyer- Nnamdi Kanu

"Since the Nigerian Army and police have taken it upon themselves to assassinate IPOB lawyers and to stop IPOB from challenging them with self-evident truth in their own law courts, they will soon reap the fruit of their evil deed. We, therefore, demand the immediate release of all sex slaves in the custody of the Nigerian Army."

Bandits’ attacks have lessened since negotiations began– Sheikh Gumi

“Attacks have lessened, it is just one case we have of the Kagara boys. We have seen an absolute change in Zamfara and Sokoto States where negotiations are going on.

Abductors release Adamawa United bus driver after six days

“We thank God he has been released because something worse could have happened despite paying the ransom.”