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Osinbajo in Bayelsa, says elites, religious leaders frustrating anti-graft war …Bayelsa is blessed – Adeboye. Oritsejafor…I’m glad Ecumenical Centre came through me, says Dickson

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), on Tuesday came hard on elites, including religious leaders across Geo-political zones for their inability to assist in the fight against corruption in Nigeria.   He accused the political, business and religious leaders of selfishness, saying they refused to make sacrifices, either in service or …

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President Buhari commends Nigeria’s progress in World Bank’s ‘Doing Business’ ranking; Receives new SGF, Boss Mustapha

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed most heartily, the phenomenal improvement of Nigeria on the World Bank’s Doing Business latest rankings released Tuesday. Besides moving up 24 places in the rankings, Nigeria is also reported by the World Bank to be among the Top Ten Reformers globally. A statement by Femi …

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African Development Bank strongly supports Nigerian Government’s economic recovery efforts

  The African Development Bank is in consultations with the Government on how best to continue its support for its laudable Economic and Growth Recovery Plan through investment projects The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) has categorically refuted the statement that it has “called off loans to Nigeria”, as reported in …

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Fuel distribution: NNPC moves to secure downstream assets …As 34 firms bid for security services

  As part of efforts to consolidate on the successes recorded in the steady supply and distribution of petroleum products across the country, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has mapped out strategies to boost security around its depots and pump stations to ensure they remain functional. Managing Director of …

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FCT Minister confers Honorary Citizenship on Ivorian President … as Ivoirians laud Nigeria’s hospitality, ECOWAS

The scene at the Presidential Wing of the Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport was a gale of ECOWAS spirit when the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, (FCT) Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, handed the key to the Federal Capital City to a visibly delighted President of Cote D’Ivoire, Alassane Gramane …

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Economy: Agriculture, ICT, greater than oil – Rainoil MD – Says Agric next economic boom – Rotary Club Of Ikoyi Economic Lecture, calls for investments

A major player in the downstream segment of Nigeria’s oil and gas sector and Managing Director of Rainoil Nigeria Limited, Engr. Gabriel Ogbechie has made a strong case for massive investments in the agricultural sector of the nation’s economy by Nigerians, saying that there are huge returns in the sector. …

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PDP faults sack of Lawal, Oke

    By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has faulted the sack of Alhaji Babachir Lawal, the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation; and Amb. Ayo Oke, the former Director-General of Nigerian Intelligent Agency (NIA). The party made its position known in a statement signed by …

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