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Mining: FG engages Revenue Consultants to boost earnings …We intend to surpass projected annual growth rate of 8.54 per cent, says Fayemi

The Federal Government has engaged the services of about 100 revenue consultants to work on areas of leakages in the revenue accrued from the mining sector, with a view to shoring up earnings from the sector. The consultants, who would be deployed to the six geo-political zones of the country …

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CBN boosts Forex Market with $210m

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has boosted the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market with the sum of $210million, to meet customers’ requests in various segments of the market. In its quest to meet the customers’ needs in the sundry segments of the market, the CBN offered $100million to authorized dealers …

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President Buhari should not lure us into the deadly trap of establishing cattle colonies for Fulani herdsmen in every state of the Federation By Professor Ben Nwabueze

A COLONY OF ANY TYPE AND IN ALL PERIODS OF HISTORY AND A SETTLEMENT ARE INSEPARABLE FROM EACH OTHER To us here in Nigeria, a colony is nothing new. The colony of Lagos established by the British in 1861 has familiarised us to it. But our acquaintance with it goes …

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No more hiding place for criminal elements in Ikorodu – Ambode …Commissions new MOPOL Squadron base In Igbogbo-Baiyeku …We’ll use Unit to fight ritual killings, kidnappings, other crimes, Says IGP

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday commissioned a new Police Mobile Force (PMF) Squadron Base 63 in Igbogbo-Baiyeku area of Ikorodu, with a declaration that the criminal elements hitherto hibernating in the axis would no longer have a place to hide. Speaking at the event which was well-attended …

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Excitement as Enugu Tricycle Operators endorse Ugwuanyi for 2nd term …Governor plans empowerment scheme for them

Tricycle operators in Enugu State under the auspices of Association of Tricycle Riders Transport Union yesterday unanimously adopted Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as their gubernatorial candidate for the 2019 governorship election in the state. The jubilant tricycle operators, who came out in their numbers, made the declaration during an interactive meeting …

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