Nigeria’s oil production hits three-year high as GDP grows by 2.28%

Data made available by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows that the country’s gross domestic…

FG to reopen borders January 31, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the closure of Nigeria’s border with neighbouring countries…

Drama as minister, Israeli professor clash over terrorism

There was drama on Thursday at the Musa Yar’ Adua Centre as Minister of Information and…

Allow us export rice, Vietnamese government lobbies Nigeria

Vuong Dinh Hue, the Vietnamese deputy prime minister, has requested that his country be allowed to…

Border closure: There’s room for talks, says Ghanaian president

Ghanaian president, Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday said he was still hopeful that talks between his country…

Nigeria’s unemployment situation frightening —AfDB

The African Development Bank on Monday said the unemployment situation in Nigeria was ‘frightening’ and could…

Gunmen kill one Nigerian, injure two in South Africa

The Nigerian community in South Africa has again been thrown into mourning after gunmen killed one…

90 million Nigerians live in poverty –FG

Ms Sadiya Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development expressed the resolve of…

Nigeria jumps 15 places on World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking

Nigeria is now ranked 131 globally on the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking, moving…

Russia to complete Ajaokuta Steel, others

Nigeria  has struck a major deal with Russia on the completion of the abandoned Ajaokuta Steel…

Jega: If we don’t take care, CIA’s prediction on disintegration of Nigeria will come to pass

Prof Attahiru Jega, a former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says if care…

IMF supports Nigeria’s border closure —Minister

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, says the International Monetary Fund supports Nigeria’s closure of…

Buhari: Nigeria will prosper if we get infrastructure right

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will get better if needed infrastructure is put in place. In…

We have difficulty servicing debts, says FG

Barely 24 hours after the International Monetary Fund advised Nigeria to increase tax to raise more…

Why Nigeria is borrowing fresh $3bn from World Bank —Ahmed

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed has said the $3bn loan…

2020 Budget: Fresh borrowing to raise Nigeria’s public debt to N27 trillion

The Federal Government’s plan to borrow an additional N1.92 trillion in 2020 will take Nigeria’s total…

Chatham House: $582bn stolen from Nigeria since independence

An estimated $582 billion has been stolen from Nigeria since independence in 1960. The estimate, which…

Nigeria’s population is a liability, says Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Mohammadu Sanusi (II) on Monday said that Nigeria’s huge population is currently…

Keep borders closed until neighbours comply with ECOWAS protocols —Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomole, has said that Nigerian borders with…

World Bank ranks Nigeria among ‘Top 20 Improvers’ in ease of doing business

Nigeria has been named among the “top 20 improvers” in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing…

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