Presidency explains why some countries reject Nigeria’s exports

The Presidency on Sunday explained that trade politics amongst nations was one of the reasons why some of Nigeria’s exports were facing challenges in...

How global food prices spiked in January – Report

By Akanimo Sampson Going by a report by the Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, an agency of the United Nations, global food prices began the...

Better days for Africa’s small farmers as FAO, group seal deal

By Akanimo Sampson Better and rosy years lie ahead for neglected small-scale farmers in Africa as the Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, an agency of...

Buhari signs bill protecting consumers by guarding against monopoly

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Bill, thereby making it the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Act...

EFCC arraigns Access Bank officials for alleged £100,000 fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kaduna zonal office has arraigned two Access Bank officials and one other suspected fraudsters and their company...

Senate Chief Whip recounts boarding Arik aircraft thrice without functioning AC

Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Olusola Adeyeye, on Wednesday said he boarded an aircraft belonging to Arik Air on three occasions, without a...

DisCos: Reps pass bill criminalising estimated billing in Nigeria

A bill seeking to amend the Electric Power Reform Act by prohibiting and criminalising estimated billing of consumers on Tuesday passed the third reading...

CBN retains monetary policy rate at 14 percent for 15th consecutive...

The Monetary Policy Committee, MPC, of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, on Tuesday left the Monetary Policy Rate, MPR, unchanged at 14 per...

Osinbajo defends TraderMoni, says Obasanjo’s attack ignorant, mischievous

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has described as unfortunate the attack on the Federal Government’s TraderMoni microcredit scheme by former President Olusegun Obasanjo,...

Nigeria lost $2.8bn to oil-related crimes in 2018 – UN

The United Nations Secretary-General has released a new report on the activities of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel, UNOWAS,...