Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to  119,506,430 million in April  2019, the Nigerian Communications Commission has said. The NCC made this known on Monday in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for April posted on its website. The data showed that...
Facebook is set Tuesday to unveil a bid to bring cryptocurrency payments into the mainstream, reportedly with the endorsement of governments and financial giants. The world’s biggest social network is expected to outline details of a virtual currency launching next...
Nigeria, Africa’s top oil producer, earned a total of $236.15bn from petroleum exports over the last five years, a new report by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries has shown. OPEC, in its 2019 Annual Statistical Bulletin, put the value...
Here is the full text of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Democracy Day speech.  Protocols 1.  All praise is due to GOD Almighty, who spared our lives to be present at this great occasion. We give thanks also that the democratic process has...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday gave the Inspector-General of Police, Ministry of Justice and National Human Rights Commission three months to work out the modalities for the implementation of the report of the Presidential Panel on the Reform of...
Mr. Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, on Monday, began his second term in office. According to a statement by the Director Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okoroafor,  Emefiele was sworn in by the Bank’s Secretary and Director, Corporate...
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana SAN, has declared that Nigeria’s democracy cannot be said to be genuine until insecurity is resolved. He made the remark yesterday at a protest organised by the People’s Alternative Front, held at the Gani Fawehinmi...
President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo received their asset declaration forms from the Code of Conduct Bureau on Monday, about 24 hours to the deadline on the submission of their declared assets. The Chairman of the CCB, Prof. Muhammed...
The Federal Government has declared Wednesday a work-free day in commemoration of  the 2019 presidential inauguration. The  Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, (retd.), made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government on Monday in Abuja in a statement...
Former president of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday said the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) Agreement will not be hindered by Nigeria’s reluctance to sign up to the process. Obasanjo made the remark in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, during...

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