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Nigeria’s minister of finance calls on African Development Bank to do more to help

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has called for a strong and well capitalized African Development Bank (AfDB) that is capable of fulfilling its commitments to...

Family of H&M racism victim relocates for security reasons

The family of the five-year-old H&M racism victim has moved house in Sweden for security reasons, his mother told the BBC. Anger and condemnation spread like wildfire last...

Breaking: Sons of MKO Abiola, the late Nigerian billionaire who died in jail after...

The sons of the late Nigerian billionaire who died in jail after winning a presidential election in 1993, Mr. MKO Abiola, are at war over the properties...

Hip Hop star Diddy reportedly offers H&M racism victim one million dollar deal

African-American Hip Hop star, Diddy, has reportedly reached out to the H&M racism victim and offered him a one million dollar deal with Sean John. Diddy reported offer...
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Nigeria orders contractors to show proof of tax payment following N100 billion tax revenue...

The Federal Government of Nigeria has ordered vendors of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to display their Tax Identification Numbers (TINs) on their invoices before payments are...
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Nigeria’s external reserves hit $40.4 billion, central bank says

Nigeria’s foreign reserves have climbed to $40.4 billion, the country's central bank announced on Monday. The apex bank has also injected $210 million into the interbank foreign exchange market...

Nigerian minister of petroleum is shocked Nigeria can’t refine its oil

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, expressed shock on Thursday about Nigeria's inability to refine its oil. Mr. Kachikwu described Nigeria’s inability to refine its crude...
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Buhari praises train project started by “corrupt” Jonathan without acknowledging him

You may recall that I commissioned and flagged off the Abuja-Kaduna train service for both Passenger & Freight in July, 2016 which was Nigeria’s first ever Standard...
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Nigeria: 17 positive highlights from 2017

First, Nigeria exited its worst recession in decades. After five quarters of negative growth, the economy bounced back into positive territory. Agriculture was one of the stars...

Fuel scarcity causing holiday nightmare in Nigeria is regrettable, 75-year old Buhari belatedly breaks...

The fuel scarcity being experienced nationwide is regrettable. I sympathize with all Nigerians, on having to endure needless fuel queues. I'm being regularly briefed, especially on the...
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Nigerian governor blasts Buhari for gutting 7.7 million jobs in 2 years

An opposition governor in Nigeria blasted President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday for gutting 7.7 million jobs since assumed office in 2015 instead of creating three million jobs...
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‘Buhari/APC capitalist government’ blasted for agonizing fuel scarcity in Nigeria

In a statement on Saturday, the Socialist Party of Nigeria said Mr. Buhari and his capitalist party, the All Progressives Congress, were to blame for the gas...

Breaking: Thousands of Nigerians stranded at airports as strike hits Arik Air, country’s largest...

Thousands of Nigerians were stranded at airports nationwide on Friday as staff of the country's biggest airline embarked on a painful strike just days to Christmas. Witnesses told...

Canadian billionaire and wife found dead in mansion. He had 10, 000 employees and...

A Toronto billionaire and philanthropist Barry Sherman and his wife were found dead in their mansion on Friday. The Canadian police were investigating the deaths as suspicious. Ontario health...
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Nigeria Forex Market gets another $210 million boost from Central Bank 

The interbank window of Nigeria’s Foreign Exchange market on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, received yet another boost of $210,000,000.00 from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). According to...

Nigeria Minister of finance suspends DG Securities and Exchange Commission, 2 others

The Nigerian Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has suspended the Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr. Mounir H. Gwarzo, from Office, to allow...
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We’ve borrowed $3 billion out of $5.5 billion approved by national assembly, says Nigeria’s...

The Nigerian minister of finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Wednesday answered questions on the state of the Nigerian economy, the $5.5 billion loan approved by the national...

Central Bank of Nigeria boosts Forex market with fresh $210 million

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, announced the injection of another $210,000,000 to boost liquidity in the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market. Disclosing this...

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Breaking: 4 suicide bombers kill 10, injure 65 in Maiduguri, Nigeria

boko haram bombing in waza
Four female suicide bombers have killed 10 people and injured 65 others in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri. Emergency Response Team (ERT) from the...

Family of H&M racism victim relocates for security reasons

The family of the five-year-old H&M racism victim has moved house in Sweden for security reasons, his mother told the BBC. Anger and condemnation spread...

Nigeria’s Buhari to Gambia’s Barrow: Yahya Jammeh gave us no choice...

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday explained that he and other leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) had to use...

In fresh attacks, Boko Haram kills 4 in Cameroon, many in...

At least four persons were killed overnight by Boko Haram terrorists in Cameroon and dozens of huts and a church were set on fire. The...

Fake Nigerian First Lady paraded by police in Abuja

She is not Aisha Buhari, the wife of Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari.  But the police in the Nigerian capital Abuja have paraded a suspected female...