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,...

FIRS breaks all-time record, generates N5.3trn in 2018

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, has recorded an all-time high tax revenue collection of N5.23 trillion in 2018, with Value Added Tax, VAT,...

It’s criminal to say Nigerians consume over 50m litres of PMS...

The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has taken a swipe at the All Progressives Congress, APC-led federal government, accusing it of lying to Nigerians...

Otedola to divest from Forte Oil, exit fuel business

The Chairman of Forte Oil Plc, Mr Femi Otedola, has announced his resolve to sell all his shares in the firm’s downstream business, according...

$8.1bn remittance: CBN announces truce with MTN

Barely four months after telecoms giant, MTN Nigeria, was asked to return $8.1 billion it was said to have illegally repatriated from the country,...

2019 budget: Buhari not in charge of this govt – Peter...

Former Anambra State governor, Mr. Peter Obi has stated that Nigeria is going nowhere with President Muhammadu Buhari as its leader, warning that “Nigeria...

Buhari govt spends N2.7trn on infrastructure

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo at the weekend disclosed that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has spent a total of N2.7 trillion on...

2019: How I’ll reduce Nigeria’s unemployment rate if elected President –...

Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, ACPN, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, has assured that the increasing rate of unemployment in the country...