Monday, 01 March, 2021

Category: Business


Following long fuel queues that have resurfaced in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and other states across the country, the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) on Sunday, said Nigerians were being apprehensive over a likely increase in pump Read more…


By Cmrd Uzo Jiagbogu As Nnewi Crown Prince, PG Nzukora Nnewi (Ifeneti), others supervise the medical activities of Nauth perm-site. Following the tenure expiration of Prof. Anthony Igwegbe as the Chief Medical Director of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital Nnewi Read more…


Thailand is looking at scrapping its mandatory two-week Covid-19 quarantine for foreigners who can show they have been vaccinated against the virus, the country’s PM said in a bid to revive the nation’s hard-hit tourism industry. Speaking after a cabinet Read more…


At no point in its 60-year history has Nigeria’s economy expanded slower than its population for a longer period than between 2015 and 2020, an indictment on President Muhammadu Buhari who has led the country in that time. With data Read more…


The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has confirmed that its Beechcraft King Air B350 aircraft crashed while returning to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International, Abuja from Minna, after reporting engine failure. The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, AVM Ibikunle Read more…


The serenity of the Airport Junction stretch of Omuagwa in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State was shattered when an unidentified soldier allegedly shot a truck driver. The incident reportedly occurred about 9pm on Friday at an army checkpoint Read more…


WhatsApp has confirmed users won’t be able to read or send messages unless they agree to the rules on sharing personal data with Facebook. The new T&C have sparked backlash and led to a surge in popularity of rival apps. Read more…


On January 28, 2021, the trajectory of Nigeria’s aviation sector, and in fact that of continental Africa, experienced a stride of no mean feat as West Africa’s foremost airline, Air Peace, in its characteristic show of strength, blazed the trail Read more…


The men of Nnewi police and the vigilante were determined to do whatever that was necessary to stamp out an obvious multi criminal gangs terrorizing business owners, residents, and other road users around the 100 Foot Road axis of the Read more…


Atiku Abubakar, a former vice president of Nigeria, has congratulated Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on her appointment as the director-general of World Trade Organisation (WTO). In a statement he personally signed, Atiku said: “Dr (Mrs) Ngozi Okonjo Iweala is a woman I know Read more…


The Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, and the minority caucus in the House of Representatives have congratulated Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on her emergence as Director-General of the World Trade Organisation. Gbajabiamila, in a statement issued on Monday by his Special Adviser on Read more…


World Trade Organization (WTO) President Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala speaks during an interview in Potomac, Maryland. Three months after the Trump administration rejected her, former Nigerian finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala received unanimous backing on Monday to become the first woman and first Read more…