I introduced ATM in Nigeria 25 years ago – Saraki

The Senate President,  Dr Bukola Saraki on Wednesday disclosed that he introduced the use of Automated Teller Machine,  otherwise known as ATM, in Nigeria. He...

Banks’ loan to private sector declines by N600.60bn

The total loans granted by Nigerian banks to the private sector declined from N16 trillion in the first quarter of 2017 to N15.34 trillion...

Nigeria has none of 400 components needed to manufacture mobile phone...

The Chief Executive Officer, CEO, of Samsung Electronics Africa, Mr. Sung Yoon, on Thursday disclosed that manufacturing a mobile phone required about 400 different...

Respite as PENGASSAN suspends strike

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, on Monday evening suspended its nationwide strike, after an indigenous oil company, Neconde Energy...

Nigeria unveils name of national carrier, logo

The Minister of state for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, on Wednesday unveiled the name and logo of the new national carrier, Nigeria Air, whose colour...

Anchor Borrowers’ Programme has made us wealthy – Rice farmers

Rice farmers in Mani Local Government Area of Katsina State have commended the Federal Government for its agricultural initiatives, particularly the Anchor Borrowers' Programme,...

Ahmed advocates saving as Federal, states, local govts share N698.710bn for...

The federal, states and local governments on Thursday shared a total of N648.710 billion for the month of September 2018. Gross statutory revenue for the...

BUA engaging in illegal mining on my site – Dangote

The war of words between the Dangote Group and BUA Group over the Mining Lease No. 2541, located in a boundary town of Oguda/...

NLC pickets MTN offices in Kano, Bauchi over ‘unfair’ labour practices

The Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, on Monday picketed MTN’s office in Kano and Bauchi, following what they termed hostile working environment for the workers. The...

Finance ministry likens Bitcoin, crypocurrencies to Ponzi scheme

India’s Finance ministry has drawn the attention of investors to the risks associated with trading in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, warning categorically that digital...