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Nigeria pays higher interest rate on new $2.8 bn borrowing

November 15, 2018     3:15 am
Nigeria, yesterday, successfully raised a new $2.86 billion Eurobond but at a higher interest rate, which would put further pressure on debt service t ...
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Political pressure may have suppressed release of Nigeria’s unemployment data

The fear that a higher unemployment rate will have a negative impact on the fortunes of Nigeria’s ruling All Progressive party (APC) at the general ...
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Nigerians studying in the US rise to a 6-year high

Faced with incessant strikes by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), poor funding of education and inadequately equipped schools, Nigerian ...
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Nigeria dials up mobile banking revolution

Is Nigeria set to replicate the success of Kenya’s digital payments upheaval on an even grander scale? MTN, the top African telecom operator, certai ...


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Financial Inclusion

Buhari bags Polio Champions award

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday was conferred with the prestigious Polio Champion Award in recognition of his uncommon commitment and leadershi ...

We will overcome issues threatening our unity – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that Nigeria will overcome issues threatening the nation’s unity despite threats The President stated this on ...

Eni, FAO water programe brings relief to Abuja community

As part of efforts to ensure healthy  living and encourage improved sanitary conditions of  those internally displaced persons  (IDPs), Eni, throug ...

Oshiomhole, Saraki resume verbal battle

Adams Oshiomhole, APC National Chairman and Bukola Saraki, President of the Senate have resumed their recently suspended verbal battle. Oshiomhole and ...

Like Fashola, Ambode to go without N844bn 4th Mainland Bridge

With six more months to stay in Government House, Alausa, incumbent Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, like his predecessor, Babatunde Fashola, ...

2019: Group urges support for Atiku

The National Coordinator of Atiku Abubakar Support Group, Nath Iduma, has challenged members of the group to ensure that the PDP presidential candidat ...

Off-grid market emerging Nigeria’s biggest hope for FDI

The first time people in Gbamu-Gbamu village, in Ijebu-East Central Local Council of Ogun state saw electric power was in February this year when a lo ...

IMF boss wants central banks in on digital currencies

Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that the active involvement of central banks in digital currencies could be ...

Corporate volunteering: Future of sustainability?

A successful year for most corporate organizations is often underlined by how healthy the profit margin for the fiscal year was. Make the shareholders ...

Mama Taraba calls on women to support women candidates

The former minister of women affairs and the Taraba state governorship candidate of the United Democratic Party (UDP) senator Aisha Alhassan has calle ...

By- Election: Ahmed urges constituents to vote for PDP

Ahead of Saturday’s by-election for a House of Representatives seat, Kwara State governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Tuesday, called on the peopl ...

Impeachment: Security operatives cordone off Anambra Assembly

There was tension and palpable on Thursday around the Anambra State House of  Assembly as security operatives took over the roads leading to the Hous ...

Kwara pensioners call for approval of minimum wage

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners, Kwara State Chapter, has appealed to the state Government to approve the national minimum wage for pensioners in the ...

Another 116 stranded Nigerians arrive from Libya

NEMA has received a fresh batch of 116 stranded Nigerians repatriated from Libya by International Organisation for Migration (IOM). While receiving th ...

FG’s school feeding fails to ignite interest in Lagos

The school feeding programme of the Federal Government, which implementation began two years ago, has failed to ignite interest in Lagos State, as the ...


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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

IJINLE: Osun launches initiative to revive traditional Yoruba fashion

An almost dying traditional Yoruba fashion is in the verge of revival due to a new initiative launched yesterday by...

MultiChoice excites subscribers with #FestiveTogether campaign 

MultiChoice excites subscribers with #FestiveTogether campaign 

Leading video entertainment company, MultiChoice Nigeria on Wednesday, November 14th, unveiled a special campaign offer to treat customers on its...

Lagos Mainland hosts maiden Lagos Retail Festival

The first edition of Lagos Retail Festival will be hosted by Lagos Mainland, starting from November 23 to 29. The...



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Eagles coach Rohr eyes another ‘ticket with match to spare’

Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr is countenancing a second feat on-the-bounce of qualifying Nigeria’s Super Eagles for a major championship with...

Super Falcons in Ghana for AWCON

Super Falcons in Ghana for AWCON

Champions Nigeria flew into Ghana’s capital city, Accra on Wednesday on their way to Cape Coast for Group B attrition...

South Africa vs. Nigeria AFCON Qualifiers Live on DStv and GOtv

The penultimate round of matches in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers will be played over the weekend of...