Friday, May 24, 2019
The Nigerian government has shut down three of its embassies abroad and downsized another one due to insufficient funds. While speaking during a press conference on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said operations have...
A High Court in London has dismissed a motion filed by U.S. firm, JP Morgan Chase, to halt its prosecution by the Nigerian government. In a ruling on Thursday, the judge, Andrew Burrows, held that the American investment/finance firm “owed...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says the aggregate foreign exchange inflow into the country stood at $91 billion in 2017. The bank disclosed in its 2017 annual report released on Thursday that the figure was an increase of 45...
The United States Consulate General Lagos, Nigeria in collaboration with Field of Skills and Dreams VTE Academy has concluded the second edition of the Conference for Emerging Entrepreneurs which was held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. One hundred and twenty...
The Federal Government on Saturday declared that it would pay oil marketers N236bn next Friday. It said the payment was the first tranche of the outstanding N348bn subsidy claims that it owed members of the Major Oil Marketers Association of...
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, on Tuesday dismissed claims in some quarters that he had been asked to proceed on terminal leave. There had been speculations on that President Muhammadu Buhari had asked the...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday directed all outgoing ministers to handover their portfolios on the 28th of May, 2019. He gave the directed during the Federal Executive Council (FEC) valedictory session at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Noting that the valedictory FEC...
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, on Wednesday, said the Federal Government and the organised labour had yet to reach an agreement on the new National Minimum Wage as being reported in the media. He said the government...
The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, said she did not accuse the Ethiopian and Egyptian airlines of running drug cartels in the nation’s airports. Dabiri-Erewa had on Wednesday appeared before the Senate Ad-hoc Committee on the plight of Zainab...
President Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country on Tuesday after a five-day visit to Makkah, Saudi Arabia, where he performed Umrah (Lesser Hajj). However, before departing Saudi Arabia, he warned Nigerians against getting involved drug trafficking. At a meeting with the...

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