Sunday, 01 August, 2021

Category: Business


Air Peace crew have been recognised with five Awards of Excellence for thwarting an alleged attempt by one Mr. Eze Kelvin to steal a considerable amount of money belonging to Adedeji Adeniyi, the managing director of Toptech Engineering Limited. Spokesperson Read more…


Two people are reportedly missing after their vehicle was washed away by flood caused by heavy downpour in Malka village in Ningi Local Government Area of Bauchi State.×× The Nation gathered the flood, which lasted for several hours from Thursday Read more…


Inspector-general of police (IGP) Usman Alkali Baba has ordered the immediate posting and redeployment of 24 of the newly promoted assistant inspector-generals of police to zonal commands and formations. Force public relations officer, Frank Mba, said the posting and redeployment Read more…


July has been a remarkable month for Russian rockets, with Moscow announcing a handful of successful missile tests, the country showing off its warplanes at the MAKS international airshow, and launching the new Nauka space module. Bringing together arms manufacturers Read more…


Retains interest rates at 11.5% The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said it will immediately stop sales of foreign exchange to operators of Bureau De Change (BDCs) in the country. The Central Bank said it has evidences that show Read more…


The timber marketers were seen protesting along Owerri-Orlu road when they discovered that the road leading to the market has been barricaded by soldiers. Some of the protesting timber traders who spoke to newsmen in Orlu said they were demanding Read more…


A retired Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Austin Iwar, says the fire that recently gutted multi-million naira shopping centre, Ebeano Supermarket Lokogoma, in the Federal Capital Territory, may have been averted if the closed-circuit television installed in the expansive building was Read more…


The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has lamented that the bad governance of the federal government is affecting Nigerians. He said this on Monday while commissioning the new Bauchi Governor’s office and Government House Read more…


The resumed trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi, Monday, grounded commercial activities in Onitsha, Nbeu and their environs like Ogidi, Nkpor, Nsugbe, Nkwelke, Ezunaka, Obosi and Oba, Ozubulu, Oraifeite, Nnobi, and Akwaukwu, as Read more…


SIMONKOLAWOLE! BY SIMON KOLAWOLE My roommate in my final year at the University of Lagos was a man of humour. Much older than I was, he was someone you would call a “mature” student. He even bought a TV for Read more…


Bling earrings, shaved eyebrows and funky hairstyles are not what many would normally associate with Nigeria’s Fulani herders, who spend most of their time in the forests herding cattle. But on occasions such as last week’s Eid al-Kabir, as Eid Read more…


One month after Air Peace announced the commencement of Ilorin flight from Lagos and Abuja, an Ilorin bound aircraft belonging to the airline crash landed with scores of passenger and crew members on board. The aircraft crash landed around 9.30am Read more…