GlaxoSmithKline to shut down Agbara plant by 2021

GlaxoSmithKline Nigeria says it will shut down its manufacturing plant located in Agbara Industrial Estate, Ogun…

Exxon Mobil to earn $3bn from divestments in Nigeria upstream operations

US oil giant Exxon Mobil  is planning to sell its onshore and offshore assets in Nigeria…

Buhari rejects seven National Assembly bills

President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected seven more bills transmitted to him by the National Assembly. The…

Lagos CP visits Kolade Johnson’s family, says justice must prevail

The Lagos police on Tuesday paid a condolence visit to the family of  Kolade Johnson, a…

Taxi driver allegedly beats up Assistant Commissioner of Police

A 32-year-old taxi driver, Fred Johnson, who allegedly beat up an Assistant Commissioner of Police, on…

Outrage as Brunei enforces death by stoning for gays, adulterers

Brunei on Wednesday will introduce harsh new sharia laws, including death by stoning for adultery and…

JUST IN: Algerian army forces out Bouteflika

Long reigning President Abdelaziz Bouteflika of Algeria has resigned from office, the state news agency said…

Air force dismisses officer who raped 14-year-old IDP

A court martial sitting in Maiduguri, Borno state capital, has convicted Martins Owerem of the Nigerian…

Wike leading with over 290,000 votes as INEC announces 15 LGAs results

Nyesom Wike, governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers state, is leading significantly…

EFCC warns bankers on abuse of debit orders, whistle blowing

  The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has called…

Account freeze: FIRS plans to recover N750bn from tax defaulters by June

Babatunde Fowler, executive chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), says the service plans to…

Fake result: Adeleke unfit to contest guber election, court rules

A high court sitting in Abuja has nullified the candidature of Ademola Adeleke who contested the…

Shell pays FG, agencies $6.39bn, pledges commitment to transparency

A sum in excess of $6.397 billion was paid to the Federal Government treasuryand its agencies…

Police reveal identities of Kolade Johnson’s alleged killers

The Nigeria Police Force on Tuesday bowed to pressure from the public by publishing the names…

We’ll wait for Supreme Court’s pronouncement on Zamfara APC – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has said that it will wait for the pronouncement of the…

Pounds falls towards $1.30 as Brexit deadlock deepens

The pound fell on Tuesday as British Prime Minister Theresa May came under pressure to resolve…

Saudi Arabia pays multi-million dollar compensation to Khashoggi’s children

In an apparent admission of guilt over the murder of Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi…

Osinbajo: Buhari focused on prosperity agenda in the next four years

President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in the next four years will address, among other things, the deficiencies…

Saraki: Why Magu was never confirmed as EFCC chairman

Senate President Bukola Saraki has explained why the senate did not confirm Ibrahim Magu as chairman…

Amaechi loses LGA to Wike as INEC resumes collation of Rivers results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has resumed collation of results for the governorship poll in…

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