Why Nigerian SMEs die early –Elumelu

Mr. Tony Elumelu, the Chairman, Heirs Holdings, on Thursday, blamed multiple taxes and levies from government for the death of about 95 per cent...

Nigerians to get 14-day grace to roll over unused data – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, is set to issue a directive to telecommunications operators to give 14 days window to subscribers to enable them...

Judge cites ‘awkward & unfortunate result’, vacates forfeiture order on accounts without BVN

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, Wednesday, citing “awkward and unfortunate result”, modified the orders it made on October 17 which directed...

Failed banks: Depositors’ claims on NDIC exceed N100b

Corporation reiterates dangers of trading in Bitcoin The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) said it has paid more than N100 billion to depositors of liquidated...

7up Bottling Company Sacks 4 Mangers For Stealing

Top management team of Seven Up bottling company has shown four management staff of the firm at the Edo Plant in Benin city the...

‘Indigenous tech, green solutions key to achieve reduced operational cost’

“We have brought together important building professionals of Nigeria, international manufacturers around the world, services and technologies providers to explore opportunities in one of...

CBN Pumps In $195m As Naira Firms At N363/$

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday continued its intervention at the foreign exchange market injecting another $195 million into the inter-bank market to...

Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Assets Hit N1.7trn

Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited has paid over N279 billion to retirees since its inception in 2006. Between January and June this year, over 5,000...

How I escaped being killed by Wike’s security aides – Amaechi

Former Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi, has said he was nearly shot by Governor Nyesom Wike’s security aides yesterday. Wike had yesterday claimed he...

Experts dampen prospects of 2018 budget

Experts have dampened the optimism that greeted President Muhammadu Buhari’s presentation of the 2018 budget at the National Assembly from some quarters, arguing that...

World News

Married Female Teacher Arrested In A Room While Waiting To Sleep With Her Student

A teacher has landed in trouble after she was allegedly found by police in a room as she waited to sleep with an underage...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe clings to power but resignation letter reported to be ready

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has agreed to stand down after 37 years in power, CNN reported on Monday, after he avoided any mention of...

India’s Manushi Chhillar wins Miss World 2017

India’s Manushi Chhillar has won the Miss World beauty pageant for the year 2017. Stephanie Hill of England and Andrea Meza of Mexico finished as...