September 26th, 2016038 The Federal Government is in talks with the African Development Bank (AfDB) for a $1 billion dollar loan to help cover its 2016 budget deficit, the finance minister of finance said on Monday. The loan would be concessional with an interest rate of 1.2 percent, Kemi Adeosun...

September 26th, 20162295 Nigeria’s finance minister, Kemi Adeosun has confirmed the Federal Government’s plans to sell some of its assets in order to raise cash needed to redirect the economy to growth, putting paid to wide discusions around  the positions of these assets. Adeosun argued that the...

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September 26th, 2016029 The Securities and Exchange Commission has commented on the recent information going around, of people investing in an “investment scheme” that guarantees 30 per cent monthly profit: “The attention of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria (“SEC”) has been drawn to the activities of an online investment scheme tagged ‘MMM Federal Republic of Nigeria ( The...




September 26th, 201605 Ivory Coast footballer Serge Aurier, who plays for Paris St-Germain (PSG), has been sentenced to two months in jail for elbowing a police officer. Aurier was also fined €600 (£521, $674) in damages over the incident at a Paris nightclub in...


September 26th, 2016020 As Edo State heads to the polls this week to decide on the next governor, I enthusiastically advise and encourage everyone with a PVC to go out and vote. It is not just a civic duty, it is your right. I have heard it said that trust is the most...



September 26th, 2016018 Aba-made. This was the word used to mock knock-offs, poorly sewn, and ill-fitted clothing for years. Today, the conversation has and continues to change as the best of tailors, textiles, and styles can be found in this same city that was once...



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