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Environmental hazard: Ogun communities cry out over Dangote Cement’s proposed coal milling project

The people of Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State are currently panicking that their lives might be threatened if Dangote Cement factory is ...
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Google deletes over 1.7 billion ads in Nigeria, other African countries

Global tech giant, Google, has disclosed that it deleted over 1.7 billion ads, restricted over 5.7 billion, and suspended over 5.6 million advertiser accounts in ...
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January deadline: Discordant tunes over CBN’s new naira notes

On the very last day of this month, January 31, 2023, old naira notes of N200, N500 and N1,000 shall cease to be legal tenders ...
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Redesigned Naira: CBN accuses banks of hoarding N4.5b new notes

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has accused some commercial banks in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, of refusing to dispense the sum of N4.5 billion ...
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Nigeria can’t continue in path of rising debts – Experts counter Tinubu

Economic experts have said Nigeria cannot continue on the path of indebtedness amid incompetence and inefficiency. The economic analysts were reacting to the All Progressives ...
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Nigeria’s rising debt profile spells doom for incoming government – Experts

Nigeria’s swelling debt profile without a commensurate infrastructural development has become of great concern to many Nigerians. For economic experts, the situation would spell doom ...
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Experts call for policy review as Nigeria’s Tobacco industry risks collapse

Economic experts have called for a review of the government’s 2022-2025 fiscal policy to save Nigeria’s Tobacco industry from collapse due to heavy taxes. Also, ...
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I’ll Step Down As Twitter CEO After Finding A Replacement – Musk

Elon Musk said on Tuesday he will step down as chief executive of Twitter after finding a replacement. “I will resign as CEO as soon ...
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Ohanaeze, Yoruba youth councils back CBN cashless policy

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide and the Yoruba Youth council said introducing the new cash policies by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will instill ...
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Kaduna: Fuel Now N330 Per Litre, Queues Increase Despite DSS Ultimatum To NNPC, Others

However, on Saturday, the price of fuel per litre rose to N330 per litre while several motorists queued at various filling stations awaiting fuel. The ...
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Fuel Scarcity: Marketers Habitually Target Yuletide To Make Ungodly Profits – Shehu Sani

Lamenting the incessant scarcity during yuletide, the former lawmaker, in a tweet on his official handle, backed the DSS for the move. Senator Shehu Sani, ...
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Fuel scarcity: How filling station attendants encourage black marketers in Abuja

Following the return of long fuel scarcity and long queues at filling stations across the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, fuel attendants have been accused of ...
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Naira redesign: Cash withdrawals, ATMs limits heavy blow on looters, kidnappers, others – Experts

Economic experts have said that the Central of Nigeria, CBN, revised policy on cash withdrawals is a heavy blow to looters of government funds, kidnappers ...
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Farm or die hungry, stop complaining – Buhari to Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigerians should farm what they eat or die hungry. Buhari said Nigerians have no reason to complain of hunger. He ...
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Former Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey, launches new social media platform

Jack Dorsey, the founder and former CEO of the microblogging website Twitter, has launched a new social media platform called “Bluesky.” This happened just a ...
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Elon Musk to sack half of Twitter staff and end working from home in a bid to reduce costs

Elon Musk is planning to sack half of Twitter staff and end working from home in a bid to reduce costs following his tumultuous $44bn ...
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Redesigning naira notes will plunge Nigerians into economic crisis – Group to FG

A coalition of over 73 civil society organisations in Northern Nigeria under the auspices of Concerned Northern Forum (CNF), has opined that the move, as ...
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Elon Musk: Twitter set to charge $20 per month for verification

An American communications company, Twitter, has announced plans to start charging almost $20 monthly for verification. This is coming barely 48 hours after Elon Musk ...
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Commuters stranded as Lagos drivers commence strike (photos)

Many commuters were stranded in Lagos State on Monday as commercial bus drivers commenced a seven-day strike. The strike is due to the alleged extortion ...
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e lose 70% of our earnings to touts backed by LASG – Lagos driver

The Joint Drivers Association of Nigeria (JDWAN), Lagos State Chapter, says about 70% their members’ incomes end up in the hands of garage boys and ...
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Ease of doing business: Lagos, Rivers, Ogun ranked low as Gombe, Sokoto lead

Lagos, Ogun, and Rivers states have been ranked low among other states of the federation in ease of doing business. According to the World Bank, ...
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Commonwealth Finance Ministers discuss measures to control rising inflation

Commonwealth Finance Ministers held talks on Wednesday on the margins of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) meetings in Washington D.C. The Commonwealth ...
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Akwa Ibom Automobile Factory Near Completion (Pictures)

AKS AUTOMOBILE FACTORY COMMENCES RECRUITMENT OF 20 INDIGENOUS STAFF FOR TRAININGS IN ISRAELI The process has commenced for the emergence of twenty indigenous automobile engineers ...
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Uncertainty as dollar spending limit, suspension of virtual cards ground businesses in Nigeria

Over the past month, Nigeria’s commercial banks declared reduced limits on international transactions using naira debit cards to $20 per month. It means Nigerians would ...
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BREAKING: Emirates Airlines to Resume Flight Operations September 11

The airline said the decision was due to its inability to repatriate its earnings in foreign exchange from Nigeria. Emirates Airline has resumed operations to ...
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Trapped funds: British Airways closes inventory in Nigeria

The British flag carrier, British Airways has given the federal government an ultimatum within when to pay its trapped funds or watch it pull out ...
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You Owe Nigerians Explanation For Allowing Massive Oil Theft Under Your Watch As Petroleum Minister – Expert Tells Buhari

He said the President had questions to answer and must explain to Nigerians those behind the ignoble act as Chief security officer of the country. ...
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We want more Nigerian workers in Qatar — Envoy

The State of Qatar has expressed its willingness to have more Nigerian components in its labour force. Ahmad Al-Horr, Chargé d’Affaires of the Embassy of ...
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Anambra Govt Seals 24 Banks, Hotels Over Taxes, Levies

The facilities were sealed by the Anambra State Internal Revenue Service (AIRS) over the weekend. The Government of Anambra State has sealed off several establishments. ...
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Rivers Government Seals Businesses Of Pro-Atiku PDP Members

Security operatives early hours of yesterday, sealed-up business outlets of supporters of presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Abubakar Atiku and former ...
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