Insecurity situation so worrying that Oba Lamidi of Oyo writes Buhari to take action!

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Brexit will affect the U.S. Economy, here’s how!

After three long years of negotiations and the possibility of a no-deal Brexit rising every day, economists have predicted what it could all mean for the U.S. economy and its financial markets when the U.K. does finally leave the EU. A current leadership race to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May has largely put Brexit on[...]

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Revealed: How Katy Perry and Taylor Swift buried the Hatchet!

American pop stars Katy Perry and Taylor Swift’s bad blood and anonymity ended last month and was publicized in their collab ‘You Need to Calm Down’, but now we know exactly how the two settled their differences.In a new interview with Sydney, Australia’s KIIS 106.5, Perry said, “It kind of was a process. I sent[...]

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Nigeria A Dumping Ground for Goods,Risks of joining the AfCFTA!

The Nigeria Employers Consultative Association (NECA) has cautioned that Nigeria risks being a dumping ground with President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent signing of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) Director-General of NECA, Timothy Olawale who spoke to journalists after a meeting with President Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, stated that if infrastructure challenge was[...]

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The 2019 Budget is drastically reduced due Anti-wastage Campaign!

A joint campaign against wasteful and frivolous items and appropriations that have become routine in the national budget, led by Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), succeeded in eliminating up to N45.93 billion, out of the N74.18 billion flagged by their budget review in the 2019 fiscal plan. The amount saved is equivalent to the 2017[...]

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Senate confirms Ibrahim Muhammad as CJN

The senate has confirmed Ibrahim Muhammad as chief justice of Nigeria. He was confirmed at plenary on Wednesday. The senate had earlier gone into a closed-door session over his confirmation. The upper legislative chamber went into the session after Abdullahi Abubakar, senate leader, moved a motion for the confirmation of Muhammad. On Tuesday, Senate President[...]

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Dubai company becomes first to launch a 5G router in the UAE

Slow browsing speeds are a thing of the past, according to Dubai-based telecom operator Du after launching the UAE’s first 5G-ready WiFi router. The wireless 5G terminal device from ZTE is available to customers with zero upfront, starting from AED210 per month, Du's parent, Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), said in a statement. The ZTE[...]

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Trump under fire for racism and xenophobia towards Immigrant American Lawmakers!

The US House of Representatives formally condemned Donald Trump on Tuesday for xenophobic attacks on four minority Democratic lawmakers and hostile language targeting immigrants, as the president pushed back at accusations of racism. Top Republican leaders rallied around Trump, but four members of the president's party voted with the 235 Democrats to condemn him for[...]

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Saudi Arabia allows restaurants to trade for 24 hours, here’s why!

The cabinet decision 'doesn't include carrying out commercial activities during prayers and it doesn't touch any previous decision related to prayer times,' said Khalid Al-Degaither, a deputy at the ministry implementing the change Saudi Arabia said it will allow some businesses to stay open 24 hours a day, an announcement that triggered puzzlement over whether[...]

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Young Shark Tank Entrepreneur gives sage business advice!

Mikaila Ulmer may be just 14 years old, but she knows a thing or two about business. The young CEO founded her Me & the Bees Lemonade business when she was just four years old, and over the past decade has sold 1 million bottles across 1,000 stores in the U.S., including Whole Foods and,[...]

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ICT Expert outlines how Nigeria can emerge in this 4th industrial revolution

An Information Communication Technology (ICT) expert, Mr Jide Awe, says Nigeria is emerging on the adoption of the Fourth Industrial Revolution of the Information Technology. Awe, Chairman, Conference Committee, Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), said this on Tuesday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja while reacting to the readiness of[...]

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CBN infuses over 200 million naira into forex market

The interbank segment of the Nigerian foreign exchange market received a fresh boost of 210 million dollars from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday. The CBN Director of Corporate Communications Department, Mr. Isaac Okorafor, said this in a statement in Abuja.. He said the figures released by CBN indicated that authorized dealers in[...]

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Niger state to uphold Ruga agreement

Alhaji Ahmed Matane, the Secretary to the Niger State Government (SSG), has insisted that the state government will not renege on its plans to establish grazing reserves in the state. Matane disclosed this while briefing newsmen on Tuesday in Minna. He said that the establishment of grazing reserves was meant to curtail the lingering skirmishes[...]

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Another Emergency Security Summit has been convened by the Senate

Senate President Ahmad Lawan says the upper legislative will hold another summit in a bid to tackle the country’s insecurity challenges. Ahmad disclosed this on Tuesday while commenting on a motion debated upon by his colleagues. Ayo Akinyelure, senator representing Ondo central, had drawn the attention of his colleagues to the killing Funke Olakunrin, daughter[...]

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Ned Nwoko is cast aside as Peter Nwaoboshi is Confirmed Senator

The supreme court has dismissed two suits filed by Ned Nwoko challenging the election of Peter Nwaoboshi, senator representing Delta north. Nwaoboshi had emerged candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the October 2, 2018, primary of the party held in Delta state. Nwoko had filed a suit to challenge the emergence of Nwaoboshi.[...]

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