Stamp duty row: FIRS vows to recover illegal collection by NIPOST

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, on Tuesday, vowed to recover all Stamp Duty illegally collected by…

OPL 245: Adoke, Aliyu Abubakar plead ‘not guilty’ as trial commences

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned Mohammed Bello Adoke, former attorney-general of the…

NIPOST board chair cries over stamp duty, says ‘FIRS has stolen our mandate…wants to bury us

Maimuna Abubakar, board chairman of the Nigerian Postal Services (NIPOST), says the Federal Internal Revenue Service…

After 15 years of operation, Shoprite exits Nigeria

Africa’s biggest grocery retailer, Shoprite, is exiting the continent’s most populated country, Nigeria, after 15 years.…

‘My dilemma as pharmacist practising law at Rotimi Williams chambers’ – Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi

Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi is renowned as a pharmacist and founder of Julie Pharmacy, one of the…

Olusegun Aganga: SWF must be repositioned to develop economy

Text of a lecture delivered by OLUSEGUN AGANGA, CON, at the EY ALUMNI EVENT 1. OPENING…

Amaechi: Nigeria will pay back loans in 20 years, says ‘Chinese can never come and take over Aso Rock’

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, says Nigerian government has the capability to pay back loans collected…

72-year-old man dies aboard Air Peace flight

A 72-year-old passenger has died onboard an Air Peace flight P47182 en route Abuja from Calabar.…

NNPC in $1.5bn oil prepayment deal with traders Vitol, Matrix

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has signed a $1.5 billion prepayment deal led by Standard…

Facebook, Amazon, Apple thrive amid lockdown

The coronavirus crisis might be causing widespread economic upheaval around the world, but the world’s biggest…

Malabu Scandal: Shell ‘writes down’ OPL 245 licence

Royal Dutch Shell has said that its second-quarter writedowns include the controversial OPL 245 licence at…

AIB speaks on aircraft collision at Lagos airport

The Accident Investigation Bureau says no injury or fatality was recorded by passengers on the colluded…

Stolen 48 million barrels of crude scam to defraud FG, says NNPC

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has dismissed the reports on missing 48 million barrels of…

Huawei overtakes Samsung, Apple as top smartphone vendor

Huawei became the biggest smartphone seller in the world after it overtook Samsung Electronics in the…

NNPC to ‘deliver’ 5,000mw of electricity by 2022

With the commencement of the construction of a number of gas projects, particularly some major pipelines,…

Nigeria’s abusive marriage with China and slave agreements

Nigeria’s congress with China is not one of two equal partners forging a mutually beneficial pact…

P&ID: Adoke writes Malami, demands apology for ‘defamation’

Mohammed Bello Adoke, former attorney-general of the federation and minister of justice, has accused his successor,…

Bode Akindele felt it was very belittling for anybody to be a ‘front’ – Wale Babalakin

I was very shocked to hear about the passing away of Chief Bode Akindele (CBA). I…

JUST IN: NSITF claims 46 property seized from ex-chairman Olejeme

The management of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) has applied to a Federal High…

Former UK prime minister endorses Okonjo-Iweala for WTO job

Gordon Brown, former UK prime minister, has endorsed Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the upcoming World Trade Organisation…

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