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Congress urges trump to sanction China for Muslim persecution

A group of U.S. lawmakers has urged President Donald Trump’s administration to impose sanctions including asset freezes and visa bans on Chinese officials and...

PenCom’s self-scrutiny

In a self-scrutiny and attempt to exonerate self from possible allegations of wrongdoing, the National Pension Commission (PenCom) on August 20, 2018, issued a...

As Ethiopian acquires 49 percent stake in new Chadian airline

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa has finalized agreements with the Government of Chad for the launch of Chad national carrier.  Ethiopian...

Oil rises on Iran sanctions, lower U.S. fuel inventories

Oil prices rose on Thursday, extending gains on growing evidence of disruptions to crude supply from Iran and Venezuela and after a fall in...

Reps cttee queries agencies over $21bn loss to non-review of PSCs

The House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee on the Review of the Operations of the Production Sharing Contract yesterday expressed dissatisfaction with explanations given by...

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains for Friday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted thunderstorms over Sokoto, Gusau, Katsina, Kano, Kebbi and Dutse during the morning hours with isolated thunderstorms over...

Lalong vows to end attacks on communities

Plateau State Governor Simon Bako Lalong yesterday expressed anger over the recent killings of a pastor, his wife and three children as well as...

Gunmen kill 2 policemen, driver in Rivers

Gunmen yesterday killed two policemen and a driver as well as abducted a foreigner at Woji community in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers...

Nigeria doesn’t need president with military background – Bafarawa

A presidential aspirant of the People’s Democratic Party, Atahiru Bafarawa has advised Nigerians against electing a president that has a military background in 2019....

JAMB adopts new exam style for the blind, others

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) would use a new methodology in conducting the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for candidates with...