Breaking: Court reinstates Shaibu as Edo deputy governor

The Federal High Court located in Abuja has restored Mr. Philip Shaibu, the impeached Deputy Governor of Edo State, to his position. In the ruling read out by Justice James Omotosho, the court ruled that the Edo State House of Assembly’s attempted impeachment of him was unlawful, unconstitutional, and void. It concluded that there had […]

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Christopher Musa, has taken a firm stand against the illegal activities afflicting the country by pledging to eradicate oil theft within three months. This came about as a result of an order from the federal government to stop oil theft by security personnel in an effort to reduce illegal […]

Recent Supreme Court ruling granting financial autonomy to local governments (LGs) in Nigeria has sent shockwaves through the country’s political landscape. This landmark decision has the potential to be a game-changer for governance at the most crucial level – the level closest to the people. Let’s delve into the potential implications of this ruling on […]

Self-servicing generators have proven a useful option for homes, small businesses, and corporations in the busy suburbs of Lagos and the centre of Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, where power outages are a daily annoyance. When the power supply breaks, which happens more frequently than one may think, they have kept the lights on and companies operating. […]

Under President Bola Tinubu’s administration, the Presidency through the State House has spent at least N16.06 billion on foreign exchange purchases for travel abroad in the last year. This is based on an examination of data from BudgIT’s GovSpend platform, which monitors, evaluates, and displays federal government spending over time. The report contains expenditures made […]

The Lagos State government, in partnership with Call Up technology, has announced the launch of the electronic-call up system for managing truck movements within the axis starting next month in an effort to prevent severe congestion caused by articulated trucks and enhance the effectiveness of logistics operations within the Lekki-Epe Free Trade Zone corridor. In […]

Defence boss vows to stop oil theft within three months

Defence boss vows to stop oil theft within three months

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Christopher Musa, has taken a firm stand against the illegal activities afflicting the country by pledging to eradicate oil theft within three months. This came about as a result of an order from the federal government to stop oil theft by security personnel in an effort to reduce illegal […]

The presidency spends N16.06 billion purchasing foreign currency for overseas travel in one year

The presidency spends N16.06 billion purchasing foreign currency for overseas travel in one year

Under President Bola Tinubu’s administration, the Presidency through the State House has spent at least N16.06 billion on foreign exchange purchases for travel abroad in the last year. This is based on an examination of data from BudgIT’s GovSpend platform, which monitors, evaluates, and displays federal government spending over time. The report contains expenditures made […]

Keir Starmer’s Labour Wins UK General Election

Keir Starmer’s Labour Wins UK General Election

Keir Starmer, the Labour Party candidate, has won the UK general election and will become the next prime minister of the country. Labour raced past the 326 seats needed to secure an overall majority in the 650-seat parliament at 0400 GMT, with the final result expected later on Friday morning. Rishi Sunak has accepted defeat, […]

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Breaking: Court reinstates Shaibu as Edo deputy governor

Breaking: Court reinstates Shaibu as Edo deputy governor

The Federal High Court located in Abuja has restored Mr. Philip Shaibu, the impeached Deputy Governor of Edo State, to his position. In the ruling read out by Justice James Omotosho, the court ruled that the Edo State House of Assembly’s attempted impeachment of him was unlawful, unconstitutional, and void. It concluded that there had […]

Nigerian generator dealers face low sales as 11kV generators hits N750,000 in Lagos and Abuja.

Nigerian generator dealers face low sales as 11kV generators hits N750,000 in Lagos and Abuja.

Self-servicing generators have proven a useful option for homes, small businesses, and corporations in the busy suburbs of Lagos and the centre of Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, where power outages are a daily annoyance. When the power supply breaks, which happens more frequently than one may think, they have kept the lights on and companies operating. […]

Lagos to commence e-Call up system on Lekki-Epe corridor

Lagos to commence e-Call up system on Lekki-Epe corridor

The Lagos State government, in partnership with Call Up technology, has announced the launch of the electronic-call up system for managing truck movements within the axis starting next month in an effort to prevent severe congestion caused by articulated trucks and enhance the effectiveness of logistics operations within the Lekki-Epe Free Trade Zone corridor. In […]

Shell finalizes deal to build gas pipelines in Oyó

Shell finalizes deal to build gas pipelines in Oyó

According to the statement, the project will start with the construction of gas distribution infrastructure along a 15km pipeline route, adding that it will grow to deliver up to 60 million standard cubic feet of gas per day across the state. Shell Nigeria Gas, SNG, and the Oyo State Government have signed an agreement to […]

Cardoso: CBN Has No Plans to Intervene in Forex Market, Remains Dedicated to Market-Driven Ex Rates

Cardoso: CBN Has No Plans to Intervene in Forex Market, Remains Dedicated to Market-Driven Ex Rates

Cardoso: CBN Has No Plans to Intervene in Forex Market, Remains Dedicated to Market-Driven Ex Rates

Cardoso: CBN Has No Plans to Intervene in Forex Market, Remains Dedicated to Market-Driven Ex Rates

Cardoso pointed out that liquidity was returning to the FX market, signalling growing confidence and activity in the Nigerian economy.   THE Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Olayemi Cardoso, on Wednesday reiterated the apex bank’s stance of not intervening in the foreign exchange (FX) market, insisting that the regulator remains firm in […]

FG begins disbursement of N200bn palliative loans

FG begins disbursement of N200bn palliative loans

FG begins disbursement of N200bn palliative loans

FG begins disbursement of N200bn palliative loans

The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment has said it has begun disbursement of the Presidential Conditional Grant Scheme to verified applicants after an exhaustive selection process. The government, through the Bank of Industry, had said it would be disbursing three categories of funding totalling N200bn to support manufacturers and businesses across the country. In […]

North Korea and Russia Forge Military Alliance to Provide Help to Each other if Attacked

North Korea and Russia Forge Military Alliance to Provide Help to Each other if Attacked

North Korea and Russia Forge Military Alliance to Provide Help to Each other if Attacked North Korea and Russia revived their 1961 mutual defence pact, signing an agreement for military assistance in case of attack. In a move seen as a challenge to the West, North Korea and Russia signed a new agreement reviving a […]

Pope Francis Urges G7 Leaders to Protect Humanity From Artificial Intelligence

Pope Francis Urges G7 Leaders to Protect Humanity From Artificial Intelligence

Pope Francis warned G7 leaders against letting AI overpower humanity, emphasizing the importance of preserving human life and dignity. At the weekend’s Group of Seven summit, Pope Francis became the first pontiff to speak and cautioned world leaders against allowing artificial intelligence to ever triumph over humanity. The 87-year-old pope was greeted with warm embraces […]

World Bank approves $2.25bn loan as Nigeria’s debt profile rises

World Bank approves $2.25bn loan as Nigeria’s debt profile rises

The World Bank has approved a $2.25 billion loan facility for Nigeria to back President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s economic reforms despite the rising debt profile in the country.   Wale Edun, Minister of Finance disclosed this in a statement on Thursday.   Edun said the loan is to fund two critical economy projects, Nigeria Reforms […]

Man Powers Home with Solar, Sells Electricity to Neighbor at N183 per KW

Man Powers Home with Solar, Sells Electricity to Neighbor at N183 per KW

A resourceful Nigerian man has taken control of his electricity needs by installing a solar energy system with tubular batteries at his home is now selling out power. In a recent video, he showcased the system’s effectiveness, highlighting its ability to generate power even after a day of rain. Sharing the Power: The man’s innovation […]

#Chivido2024: Davido and Chioma Tie the Knot in Lavish Ceremony

#Chivido2024: Davido and Chioma Tie the Knot in Lavish Ceremony

Afrobeat star Davido has wedded his long-time heartthrob Chioma Rowland in a lavish event attended by the crème de la crème of the entertainment industry and other top dignitaries.  Nigerian superstar Davido and his longtime girlfriend Chioma Rowland have finally tied the knot in a star-studded ceremony held on Tuesday at Harbour Point in Victoria […]

Who’s Who at #Chivido2024? Celeb Guests Revealed!

Who’s Who at #Chivido2024? Celeb Guests Revealed!

Lagos braces for star-studded wedding of Davido and Chioma Award-winning singer Davido (David Adeleke) is set to tie the knot with his longtime partner Chioma Rowland in a highly anticipated wedding tomorrow, June 25th, 2024. The ceremony will follow their traditional wedding held in 2023. Exclusive Ceremony with A-List Guests While details about the specific […]

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A Brighter Future at the Grassroots? Examining the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Local Government Autonomy

Nigerians Face Mounting Pressure as Food Prices Skyrocket

A Brighter Future at the Grassroots? Examining the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Local Government Autonomy

A Brighter Future at the Grassroots? Examining the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Local Government Autonomy

Recent Supreme Court ruling granting financial autonomy to local governments (LGs) in Nigeria has sent shockwaves through the country’s political landscape. This landmark decision has the potential to be a game-changer for governance at the most crucial level – the level closest to the people. Let’s delve into the potential implications of this ruling on […]

Nigerians Face Mounting Pressure as Food Prices Skyrocket

Nigerians Face Mounting Pressure as Food Prices Skyrocket

Nigerians Face Mounting Pressure as Food Prices Skyrocket This increase was driven by a surge in the price of Semovita, oat flake, prepackaged yam flour, garri, beans, Irish Potatoes, yam, water yam, palm oil, vegetable oil, stockfish, mudfish, crayfish, beef head, live chicken, pork head, and bush meat. Nigerians are feeling the pinch of relentless […]

Interview With Paul Onwuanibe MD/CEO~ Landmark Africa

Interview With Paul Onwuanibe MD/CEO~ Landmark Africa

It is our duty, as Nigeria’s business magazine of repute, to identify business rockstars of Nigerian make and shout their fames to the world. In this section, we went the entire stretch of the real estate ecosystem, unearthing some of the rarest industry gems you will ever come across, with Paul Onwanibe, an African business […]

2025 Africa Cup of Nations Draw: Nigeria Join Morocco, South Africa, and Senegal in Pot 1

2025 Africa Cup of Nations Draw: Nigeria Join Morocco, South Africa, and Senegal in Pot 1

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has ranked Nigeria as one of the top teams for the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after unveiling the top seeds for the qualifying draws. CAF has placed the Super Eagles alongside 11 other top African countries in pot one ahead of the draw ceremony, scheduled to be […]

Anthony Joshua Confirms Next Fight

Anthony Joshua Confirms Next Fight

Anthony Joshua Confirms Next Fight Joshua’s return to the ring is slated for September, with the iconic Wembley Stadium set to be the battleground. Boxing fans are on the edge of their seats as former heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua inches closer to revealing his next opponent. While speculation swirls around a potential face-off with fellow […]

Unstoppable! Tobi Amusan wins fourth straight national 100m hurdles title

Unstoppable! Tobi Amusan wins fourth straight national 100m hurdles title

Unstoppable! Tobi Amusan wins fourth straight national 100m hurdles title This victory serves as a strong springboard for Amusan’s ambitions at the upcoming Paris 2024 Olympics Nigerian sprinter Tobi Amusan, the reigning World Champion, continued her dominance in the women’s 100m hurdles by securing her fourth consecutive national title at the national trials on Monday. […]

Sports Minister introduces Finidi George as Super Eagles’ Head Coach.

Sports Minister introduces Finidi George as Super Eagles’ Head Coach.

The Minister of Sports Development, John Enoh, has unveiled Finidi George as the new head coach of the Nigerian men national team, the Super Eagles. The Minister unveiled the former Super Eagles forward at an event in Abuja attended by the leaders of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) on Monday morning. Nigeria’s Sports Minister, John […]

BREAKING: Activities at NASS totally grounded over strike action

BREAKING: Activities at NASS totally grounded over strike action

Workers of the National Assembly who were denied entrance could be seen in clusters discussing the development. Following the commencement of indefinite strike declared by the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC and the Trade Union Congress, TUC, activities in the National Assembly have been grounded as at morning hours. The second gate to the complex has […]

Emirship Dispute: Kano Deputy Gov Apologizes to Ribadu, Withdraws Allegations.

Emirship Dispute: Kano Deputy Gov Apologizes to Ribadu, Withdraws Allegations.

“We have to acknowledge that we have been misled into believing that the NSA was behind the happenings along this line,” Aminu Gwarzo said. Kano State Deputy Governor, Aminu Gwarzo, has retracted his statement accusing the National Security Adviser (NSA), Nuhu Ribadu, of interfering in the Kano emirate tussle.  At a press conference late Sunday, […]

Kano Assembly Passes Bill Dissolving Five Emirate Councils

Kano Assembly Passes Bill Dissolving Five Emirate Councils

The significant move came as the Kano State Emirate Council Amendment Bill was considered and passed after successfully scaling its second and third readings. The Kano State House of Assembly has officially passed a bill dissolving all five emirate councils in the state. This decision followed deliberations on the floor of the house during a […]

INEC Set To Train 794 CSO Officials Ahead Of Edo, Ondo Governorship Elections  

INEC Set To Train 794 CSO Officials Ahead Of Edo, Ondo Governorship Elections  

Prof Yakubu urged the CSOs, to upload their applications and data on the INEC portal for accreditation. In continuation with its engagement with relevant stakeholders ahead of the forthcoming Edo and Ondo States governorship election, the Independent National Electoral Commission, has announced its preparedness to train 794 Civil Society Organisations officials. The Commission’s Chairman, Prof. […]

Shoprite Announces Closure of Wuse Abuja Store, Blames Business Climate

Shoprite Announces Closure of Wuse Abuja Store, Blames Business Climate

Shoprite Blames Business Climate for Abuja Store Closure Shoppers in Abuja will soon have one less shopping option as Shoprite has announced the closure of its store located in the Wuse area, effective June 30th, 2024. The decision comes after a “thorough evaluation of the store’s financial situation and the current business climate,” according to […]

Owner of Chinese supermarket in Abuja breaks silence: I feel scared

Owner of Chinese supermarket in Abuja breaks silence: I feel scared

But in her defence, Bei stated that she sells to residents, workers, and visitors who come to her store after visiting the office building, regardless of nationality.   The owner of a Chinese supermarket located in Abuja, which faced criticism for limiting entry to Nigerians while favoring Chinese nationals, has denied allegations suggesting that her […]

NNPCL and Partner Commence Oil Production at OML 85, Aiming for 20,000 BPD

NNPCL and Partner Commence Oil Production at OML 85, Aiming for 20,000 BPD

Mr Mele Kyari, described the commencement of oil production at the Madu Field as a significant milestone that will contribute to the larger goal of meeting the production required to drive revenue growth and boost the nation’s economy. The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited and its Joint Venture partner in OML 85, First Exploration and […]

Minimum Wage: I Will Approve What Nigeria Can Afford, Says Tinubu

Minimum Wage: I Will Approve What Nigeria Can Afford, Says Tinubu

He stated this on Wednesday at a dinner to mark Nigeria’s 25 years of unbroken Democracy in Abuja.   President Bola Tinubu says he will approve the government can afford as the new minimum wage for workers in the country. He stated this on Wednesday at a dinner to mark Nigeria’s 25 years of unbroken […]

June 12: President Tinubu full speech

June 12: President Tinubu full speech

Tinubu My fellow Nigerians, let me begin by congratulating all of us for witnessing the celebration of another Democracy Day today, the 12th day of June 2024. This year also marks our nation’s 25 years of uninterrupted democratic governance.   On this day, 31 years ago, we entered our rites of passage to becoming a […]

‘I’m determined to succeed, make Nigerians happy’ – Tinubu

‘I’m determined to succeed, make Nigerians happy’ – Tinubu

Tinubu said ensuring that Nigerians become prosperous remains the cardinal objective of his administration. President Bola Tinubu on Thursday expressed the determination of his administration to succeed and ensure Nigerians are happy. Tinubu said ensuring that Nigerians become prosperous remains the cardinal objective of his administration. He spoke during the inauguration of the Wuye Bridge […]

Tinubu To Present 2024 Supplementary Budget To NASS soon.

Tinubu To Present 2024 Supplementary Budget To NASS soon.

President Bola Tinubu will soon present the 2024 Supplementary Budget to the National Assembly (NASS).  “I submitted the last budget to you,” the President said when he addressed a joint sitting of the National Assembly on Wednesday. “You expeditiously passed it. We are walking the talk. I will soon bring the Year 2024 (Supplementary) Appropriation […]

Court Declares 33 Ondo LCDAs Created By Akeredolu Illegal

Court Declares 33 Ondo LCDAs Created By Akeredolu Illegal

An Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure, the state capital, has declared the creation of the 33 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) by the late Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu as unconstitutional and illegal. Ondo state high court ruling has thrown the legality of Ondo State’s newly created Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) into question.  Justice […]

Rivers in Crisis: 2 Killed, Police Takeover 23 LG Secretariats

Rivers in Crisis: 2 Killed, Police Takeover 23 LG Secretariats

Police Takeover 23 Local Government Secretariats in Rivers The crisis stems from the expiration of the three-year tenure of local government chairmen on Monday. Escalating tensions in Rivers State have led the Rivers State Police Command to take over all 23 Local Government Council Secretariats and critical government infrastructure. This action follows the tragic deaths […]

EFCC denies brutality during Akure raid, says video evidence is false.

EFCC denies brutality during Akure raid, says video evidence is false.

Oyewale confirmed that the commission arrested 127 suspected internet fraudsters in a simultaneous raid on two clubs in Akure on Saturday, but denied using tear gas or brutalizing any suspects.   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied allegations of brutality during a recent sting operation in Akure, Ondo State. In a statement […]

Why there is no electricity supply in Nigeria – TCN

Why there is no electricity supply in Nigeria – TCN

According to TCN, the striking workers under the umbrella National Union of Electricity Employees deliberately shut down the national grid at about 02:19 am on Monday.   The Transmission Company of Nigeria has explained that the Organised Labour shut down the National grid over indefinite strike action. Ndidi Mbah, General Manager, Public Affairs at TCN […]

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Nigeria’s Economy Can Be Turned Around in Months – Dangote

Nigeria’s Economy Can Be Turned Around in Months – Dangote

Mr Aliko Dangote, says Nigeria has all it takes to turn its economy around within months. Aliko Dangote, President of Dangote Industries Limited, expressed optimism about Nigeria’s economic prospects during a briefing on Thursday after President Bola Tinubu inaugurated the Presidential Economic Coordination Council (PECC). The PECC, a body comprised of government officials, private sector […]

Retirees in Limbo: As FG Fails to Pay Pensions

Retirees in Limbo: As FG Fails to Pay Pensions

Nigerian Pensioners Face Delays Due to Unpaid Government Obligations Nigeria’s Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) are facing mounting pressure from retirees due to the federal government’s delay in paying accrued pension rights. This has left many new retirees without access to their pensions, despite having contributed funds throughout their careers. The root of the problem lies […]

Nigerians Face Mounting Pressure as Food Prices Skyrocket

Nigerians Face Mounting Pressure as Food Prices Skyrocket

Nigerians Face Mounting Pressure as Food Prices Skyrocket This increase was driven by a surge in the price of Semovita, oat flake, prepackaged yam flour, garri, beans, Irish Potatoes, yam, water yam, palm oil, vegetable oil, stockfish, mudfish, crayfish, beef head, live chicken, pork head, and bush meat. Nigerians are feeling the pinch of relentless […]

Analysts believe World Bank’s $2.25 billion loan will help stabilize the Nigerian naira

Analysts believe World Bank’s $2.25 billion loan will help stabilize the Nigerian naira

Nigeria received a $2.25 billion loan from the World Bank to boost its economy and support the poor. This is expected to help the struggling Nigerian naira currency. The naira has lost around 70% of its value in the past year. Analysts believe the loan will increase the dollar supply in Nigeria, strengthening the naira. […]

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Elon Musk Discloses Plans to Charge for posts by New X users

Elon Musk Discloses Plans to Charge for posts by New X users

Elon Musk Discloses Plans to Charge for posts by New X users

Elon Musk Discloses Plans to Charge for posts by New X users

Musk further revealed that new users would be granted free posting privileges after a three-month period. The owner of microblogging platform, X, Elon Musk  has disclosed plans to charge new users for posting on the platform. While responding to questions on the new X’s policy for newly created accounts, Musk said charging new users is […]

National Grid Collapses Again For The Fifth Time In 2024

National Grid Collapses Again For The Fifth Time In 2024

National Grid Collapses Again For The Fifth Time In 2024

National Grid Collapses Again For The Fifth Time In 2024

Nigeria has witnessed its fifth power grid collapse of 2024, Nigeria has witnessed its fifth power grid collapse of 2024, as electricity generation on the system collapsed from 2,583.77MW at 2am on Monday to 64.7MW around 3 am. This is the Fifth collapse in the year 2024. Nigeria generates an average of 4,000MW of electricity […]

Nigerian Government Takes Legal Action Against Binance Executive Over Alleged Tax Evasion

Nigerian Government Takes Legal Action Against Binance Executive Over Alleged Tax Evasion

Binance’s Head of Financial Crime Compliance, Tigran Gambaryan, Appears in Federal High Court Abuja Facing Charges of Tax Evasion The Federal Government is set to arraign Binance Holdings Limited and it Executives, Tigran Gambaryan and Nadeem Anjarwalla, for Alleged Tax Evasion Charges Tigran Gambaryan, one of the defendants, appeared at the court at 9:15 am on […]

Guinness World Record: Atiku and Sanwo-Olu messsage to Nigerian Chess Master, Tunde Onakoya

Guinness World Record: Atiku and Sanwo-Olu messsage to Nigerian Chess Master, Tunde Onakoya

Guinness World Record: Atiku and Sanwo-Olu messsage to Nigerian Chess Master, Tunde Onakoya

Guinness World Record: Atiku and Sanwo-Olu messsage to Nigerian Chess Master, Tunde Onakoya

“Dear @Tunde_OD, I join millions of Nigerians at home and abroad in wishing you the best in your quest to break the Guinness World Record for the Longest Chess Marathon. Your can-do spirit thus far has been truly inspirational. I am rooting for you to break new ground. -AA.”   Atiku Abubakar, the former vice-president, […]

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