Folashade Ogunrinde

Oil Slips as U.S. Crude Stockpiles Rise, Eyes on U.S. Inflation Data

Oil prices fell on Wednesday ahead of a key U.S. report on inflation and after industry data showed U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly rose last week, signaling a...

FG grants N100bn loan to indigenous Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

The federal government has granted a N100 billion loan to indigenous pharmaceutical manufacturers and healthcare investors to help expand their capital base and boost...

Aviation Fuel: Bonny Light to supply 60 million litres to stem scarcity

Nigeria’s emerging indigenous oil and gas major, Bonny Light Energy and Offshore Limited, has committed to the supply of 60 million litres of Aviation Turbine Kerosene...

FG expresses fears over inability to meet COVID-19 vaccination target

The Federal Government has expressed concern over the country’s failure to achieve the target set for COVID-19 vaccination, adding that only three states – Nasarawa,...

Lassa Fever: Ondo, Edo, Bauchi account for 10 new cases – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that Ondo, Edo, and Bauchi States accounted for 10 new additional Lassa fever cases reported in the country. The...

Petroleum Minister, Timipre Sylva says oil theft now a national emergency

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has said that the country loses 400,000 barrels of crude daily via oil theft. he also lamented that the...

China races to contain COVID outbreaks in tourism hubs Tibet, Hainan

China raced on Tuesday to stamp out COVID-19 outbreaks in the tourist hubs of Tibet and Hainan, with the authorities launching more rounds of mass testing and closing...

EU regulator launches review of Pfizer-BioNTech’s adapted COVID-19 vaccine

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has announced a rolling review of a variant-adapted COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech. The bivalent vaccine targets two...

FBI raids Trump’s Florida home as part of presidential records probe

United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents have reportedly searched the home of Donald Trump, former US president, in Florida. Trump in a statement,...

Security operatives apprehend attackers of Owo Catholic Church

The assailants linked to the terror attack on the Saint Francis Catholic Church in Owo have been arrested. The Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor disclosed...