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Updated: Nigeria to miss out on $3.3trn investment in oil, gas failed reforms

October 22, 2018     12:45 am
Nigeria will miss out on a total planned capital expenditure (capex) of $3.3 trillion across oil and gas value chain from 2018 to 2025, unless it carr ...
Analysis

Can Nigeria avert a fiscal crisis?

Last month, the budget office of the federation released the 2017 budget implementation report. According to the report, the federal government’s re ...
Analysis

Africa-China debt crises:  Who is next victim after Zambia

Introduction Several African countries confronted with perennial revenue shortfall to fund acute infrastructure deficits have recently found respite i ...
Analysis

Morality versus indifference

The classic summation of the consequences of the conflict between morality and indifference has been provided by Pastor Martin Niermöller’s vintage ...


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Obadiah Mailafia
Opeyemi Agbaje
Emeka Osuji


Financial Inclusion

Ondo workers accuse Akeredolu of diverting N20.9bn Paris Club refund

There is a strong indication that the organised labour in Ondo State may commence another round of industrial action as its meeting with Governor Roti ...

Atiku will revamp economy, jail looters, says PDP 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, is set to revamp the nation’s economy through the creation of qu ...

CJN declares 7-day mourning period for late Kutigi, directs flag to fly at half-mast

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Sunday, directed that the Nigerian National Flag in the premises of the Supreme Court, ...

Vodacom commits to providing businesses with problem-solving solutions

Vodacom Business Nigeria, a leading pan-African corporate connectivity and telecommunications provider, has assured small and large businesses of its ...

FBNQuest Merchant Bank lends its voice to women in banking

In furtherance of its commitment to enabling women in banking in Nigeria, FBNQuest Merchant Bank supported the Association of Professional Women Banke ...

UBA, Zenith, 2 others post N344 bn PAT in 9 months

The Nigerian capital market recovered in the week that ended October 19, 2018 as renewed interests in listed stocks ensured that the prices of quoted ...

Airtel rewards customers with free data in new recharge offer

In line with its commitment to bridge the digital divide as well as empower more telecoms consumers, leading telecommunications services provider, Air ...

Atiku mourns late ex-CJN Kutigi

Former Vice President and the Presidental candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar has said that the ...

Fayemi in the saddle: Forgetting the past, reaching for the future

Last Tuesday, Governor Kayode Fayemi, assumed the mantle of leadership of Ekiti State for the second time. Fayemi had previously ruled the state betwe ...

Why FMBN’s new affordable housing programme comes with a difference

If there is anything that inspires hope in the new national affordable housing delivery programme  which was launched recently by the Federal Mortgag ...

Our priority is to empower, and develop our members’ capacity – Abdulwahab

Abdulwahab Umar is the chairman of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), Kwara State Council. In this interview with SIKIRAT SHEHU, he declared tha ...

APGA: Of dashed hopes and shattered dreams  

With its very poor showing during its primary elections in Imo State recently, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and its national leadership ...

Mortgage for first time home buyers: Lessons from the United Kingdom

In almost every field of activity, Nigeria has one or two lessons to learn from its peers and, in housing or real estate generally, the country has a ...

When militants, cultists laid down their arms to embrace peace in A/Ibom

For more than three years, cultists and militants unleashed a reign of terror in two local government areas of Etim Ekpo and Ukanafun in Akwa Ibom Sta ...

Togolese in custody for allegedly molesting young girls

The Ejigbo Police Division has taken a Togolese accused of multiple sex crimes into custody. 31-year-old Dominic Samson, a father of two, who resides ...


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Explainer

Explainer: Speed, ease, convenience are why many Nigerians are turning to mobile money

Explainer: Speed, ease, convenience are why many Nigerians are turning to mobile money

High investments in the technology mobile space, convenience, alongside confidence from mobile consumers are the reasons why mobile inter-scheme transfers...

Explainer: Here’s why the number of bank borrowers reduced in 3 years

High rate of unemployment, a fragile economy and Non-Performing Loans (NPLs) may be the reasons why the number of people...

Explainer How direct primary could salvage Nigeria’s electoral system

Explainer: How direct primary could salvage Nigeria’s electoral system

Recently the National Executive Committee (NEC) of Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) adopted direct primary method to elect its...



Life & Arts

Fintech meets fashion: Fets to sponsor Lagos Fashion Week

Fintech meets fashion: Fets to sponsor Lagos Fashion Week

Fets Limited Nigeria, leading mobile money platform, has announced its sponsorship of the 2018 Lagos Fashion Week (LFW). This will...

Minimising business risks through insurance

Minimising business risks through insurance

Being an entrepreneur can be an exciting life but it is not as easy as it seems. The day you...

Nigeria’s Kennie-O Cold Chain Logistics emerges SUN Africa’s nutrition winner

Nigeria’s Kennie-O Cold Chain Logistics emerges SUN Africa’s nutrition winner

Nigeria’s Kennie-O Cold Chain Logistics has emerged at the winner of the Scaling-Up Nutrition (SUN) agri- pitch competition at the...



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LaLiga’s  most exciting title race returns with top of table clash at Camp Nou

LaLiga’s most exciting title race returns with top of table clash at Camp Nou

LaLiga Santander returns from the international break with a bang this weekend, with the highlight being the battle between league...

2018 FIFA World Cup to boost Russia’s GDP by $2.3bn to 3.2bn annually

2018 FIFA World Cup to boost Russia’s GDP by $2.3bn to 3.2bn annually

The effects of hosting a successful FIFA World Cup event is beginning to impact positively on Russia economy The long-term...

Kenya ex-sports minister Hassan Wario charged for embezzling Olympics fund  

Kenya ex-sports minister Hassan Wario charged for embezzling Olympics fund  

Former Kenyan sports minister Hassan Wario was charged in court on Friday with abuse of office. The charge was related...