How God used Wike for my re-election —Obaseki

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has commended Edo people, the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike,…

NLC strike: Governors to hold emergency meeting Thursday

Governors of the 36 states of the federation under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors Forum…

NNPC, DSS intervene as tanker owners suspend strike

Although the intervention by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Department of State Services (DSS)…

Finally, Buhari ready to send PIB to Senate

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed a long-awaited oil-reform bill and it will be formally presented in…

Buhari reports Boko Haram, bandits to UN

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday told the international community that Nigeria is still battling Boko Haram…

Banks, other financial institutions to join scheduled NLC strike

The National Union of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institution Employees (NUBIFIE) has urged all its members…

FEC okays $1.96bn railway contract to link Niger Republic

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the award of a contract worth $1.96 billion for…

NERC orders DisCos to meter customers within 10 days of payment

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has directed Distribution Companies (DisCos) to ensure electricity customers are…

Edo: Ize-Iyamu meets Buni, Bello in Abuja

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the September 19 governorship election in Edo State,…

Ogun approves construction of Denro-Isashi-Akute Road, 2 others

NOTICE: Watch out, every Monday, for the print edition of The Point newspaper. You can’t afford…

Covenant University names Prof. Akan Williams Acting Vice Chancellor

The Board of Regents, Covenant University, Ota, has appointed Prof. Akan Williams as Acting Vice-Chancellor of…

Navy deploys six warships for special military operation in four states

The Nigerian Navy, on Tuesday, deployed troops on board six warships, including 60 gunboats, in a…

CBN unlocks N19.3trn credit from banks to private sector

As a result of the implementation of the Loan to Deposit Ratio Policy, credit provided by…

Residents flee as heavy rain destroys homes, businesses in Osun

NOTICE: Watch out, every Monday, for the print edition of The Point newspaper. You can’t afford…

Two holidaymakers die after falling 30ft ‘while posing for photos’

TWO British holidaymakers fell 30ft over a promenade onto a beach as they were posing for…

CBN approves merchant banking licence for Greenwich Trust

The Central Bank of Nigeria has approved a merchant banking licence for Greenwich Trust Limited. This,…

UNILAG Visitation Panel, an inappropriate panel – By Prof Boniface Oye-Adeniran

  On the 12th of April 2020, the Council of the University of Lagos took a…

Tony Elumelu named in TIME100 most influential persons list

TIME has named Tony O. Elumelu, one of Africa’s leading investors and philanthropists, in the 2020…

To save cost, Italy votes to remove one in three lawmakers

Italians have voted to reduce one-third of the country’s lawmakers in order to save cost. Almost…

Barcelona agree to sell striker, Luiz Suarez to Atletico Madrid

Barcelona have agreed to let striker Luis Suarez join La Liga rivals Atletico Madrid. Suarez is…

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