Presidency says economy coming out of recession

Presidency says economy coming out of recession

The Presidency on Tuesday reacted to the review of the economy by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), saying the report indicated that the...
Catholics worldwide begin Lent Season March 1

Catholics worldwide begin Lent Season March 1

Catholics all over the world will on Wednesday mark the 2017 Ash Wednesday which marks the beginning of the 40-day season of lent. Msgr. Gabriel...
MAPR policy will bridge metering gap in Nigeria – Balogun

BEDC to install 39,000 smart meters in four states-Spokesman

The Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has started the installation of 39, 000 smart meters in its operational states of Edo, Delta, Ondo and...
Buratai commends troops over defeat of Boko Haram insurgents in Damaturu

Buratai says Niger Delta now witnesses less oil theft, illegal bunkering

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai says contrary to notion in some quarters, illegal bunkering, refinery and oil theft in the Niger...
Rerun: We can’t afford to slack up - Osinbajo

FG plans $20bn gas industrial park in Niger Delta-Osinbajo

The Federal Government says it plans to establish N20 billion gas industrial park in the Niger Delta, following a renewed interactive engagement with oil...
Information minister again cautions Nigerians against hate speech

Buhari not critically ill, not in hospital – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says President Muhammadu Buhari is neither critically ill nor in life threatening situation and there...
Change in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says OgbehChange in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says Ogbeh

FG procures 100 rice mills for distribution to states – Ogbeh

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, says the Federal Government has purchased 100 rice mills for distribution to rice-producing states...
CBN disburses N174.48 bn under Anchor Borrowers Programme — Official

Don urges CBN to eliminate dual exchange rates

Dr Chijioke Mgbame of the Department of Accountancy, University of Benin has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to eliminate the dual official...
Facebook charged with racial discrimination in targeted housing ads

Facebook accepts Naira advertisements payment

Mr Chris Cox, the Chief Product Officer, Facebook, has said that the social networking company was now accepting Nigeria’s local currency, Naira, for payment...
Election: NYSC urges Police to protect Corps members, expresses fear over fake kits

NYSC trains 133 inspectors on ways to tackle insurgency, kidnapping

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), on Monday commenced a four-day training exercise for its inspectors on ways to tackle insurgency, kidnapping and other...