Adesewa Odusoga

Nigeria’s GDP declines by 6.10 per cent in Q2 2020

Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product has decreased by six percent in real terms in the second quarter of 2020. The National Bureau of Statistics revealed this in its GDP...

Oil gains on storm-hit U.S. output and COVID-19 treatment hopes

Crude oil prices rose on Monday as storms closed in on the Gulf of Mexico, shutting more than half its oil production, and on signs of progress in development of a...

Oyo serial killer, Shodipe rearrested

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, Oyo State Police Command, have re-arrested the notorious murder suspect, Sunday Shodipe who escaped from lawful custody on 11th...

DR Congo records 100 cases of Ebola in new outbreak

One hundred cases of Ebola have been recorded in DR Congo’s northwest in less than three months, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Thursday as it warned the...

Nigeria working with WHO to track COVID-19 vaccine development – Ehanire

The Nigerian government says it is working with the World Health Organisation to finalise enrollment with ACT Accelerator, a global mechanism tracking and sponsoring...

Magu writes Salami panel, demands copies of petition

The suspended Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu has again written to the Chairman of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry probing him...

Five killed in Ogun road accident

A road crash on the Sagamu Interchange end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway have killed five persons while others sustained injuries on Thursday. This accident was...

Power generation plunges to 3,356MW after new 5,420.30MW peak

Barely two days after it hit a 5, 420.30MW peak, the country’s power generation has fallen to 3,356 megawatts on Thursday. The Transmission Company of Nigeria in a...

CBN disburses N237bn banknotes to merchants, others in 2019

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disbursed lower denomination banknotes worth N237.14 billion to microfinance banks (mfbs), merchants, shopping malls, market...

FG impounds Angolan passenger plane in Lagos

The Federal Government has impounded a Boeing 777 jumbo plane belonging to the Angolan government at the Lagos airport for flying illegally into Nigeria. The...