Thousands of Nigerians are being kicked off their land in the North-eastern Taraba State for US-based food and agriculture company Dominion Farms, a new 300 square-kilometre rice plantation in the area, according More »
The Senior Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe has taken a swipe at the presidential candidate of the All Progressive Party, APC, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and his More »
Chevron Corp. halted share buybacks, slowed work on new projects and announced the biggest spending cut in more than a decade as oil explorers around the world curtail ambitions to cope with free-falling oil prices.
Oil prices roared back from six-year lows on Friday, rocketing more than 8 percent as a record weekly decline in U.S. oil drilling fuelled a frenzy of short-covering.
British oil producer Afren Plc said the UK Takeover Panel extended the deadline for Nigeria’s Seplat Petroleum Development Co to make a firm offer or walk away.
Android smartphone shipment numbers are down for the first time in history and according to ABI Research’s latest data, it’s down to the iPhone effect.
Online search engine giant Google has been forced to change its privacy policies and handling of sensitive information following an investigation by Britain’s data protection regulator.
The gospel of economic salvation cannot be preached without due regard to agricultural development, as the sector is the major and most certain path to economic growth and sustainability. Blessed with abundant landmass and water resources, Nigeria’s agricultural sector is said to have a high potential for growth, but this was not being realised until recent time when the present Federal Government devoted its energy and resources to the sector.
Perhaps, one of the major evidences of the silent revolution taking place in the global financial space today is the ease at which banking is being done in most parts of the globe. Interestingly, not a few would attribute these exploits to the advent of technology, which many stakeholders believe has been the potent instrument operators in the sector have deployed to positively enhance the banking experiences of the present-day bank customers.
Contractors of various projects under the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) intervention have denied any political consideration in their agitation for payment of over N30 billion project funds by the federal government.
A total of 2.5 billion Naira has been set aside for the flag-off of the Nigerian Vehicle Purchase Scheme expected to commence in March 2015.
The Supreme Court has set aside the ruling of the appellate court affirming the conviction of Ahmed Talal Roda, a Lebanese accused of Terrorism and Conspiracy, to store fire arms at a residence in Kano State, Nigeria.
President Goodluck Jonathan Friday sent the names of a former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro; Kenneth Kobani, a former National Treasurer of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (CAN), who recently defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and a former senator, Patrick Akwashiki to the senate for confirmation as ministers.
A former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Friday said he sacrificed his presidential ambition for the All Progressives Congress candidate, Gen Muhammadu Buhari.
About 14,000 Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs have been declared missing by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Rivers state.
Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, General Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, faulted claims by the Federal Government of revamping the Nigerian Railways, saying “despite the noise made, there was nothing on ground.”