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Oil prices hit 7-year highs as tight supply bites

Oil prices rose more than one dollar on Tuesday to a more than seven-year high on worries about possible supply disruptions after Yemen’s Houthi group attacked the...

ELECTORAL BILL : PDP Governors urge NASS to override President Buhari’s veto

Governors elected on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) have urged the National Assembly members to hasten their decision on the controversial...

FG files amended charges against IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu

The Federal Government has filed a fresh 15-count terrorism charge against the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. In the amended...

2023 Presidency: 600 Women Groups to stage solidarity walk for Yahaya Bello in Abuja

No fewer than 600 Women groups, drawn from different parts of the country, will, on the 25th of January,2022 converge in Abuja the nation’s capital for a solidarity...

Gbajabiamila calls for upward review of educational qualification into elective offices

The Speaker of the House of Representatives,  Femi Gbajabiamila, on Monday, called for an upward review of minimum qualifications for elective offices currently pegged...

Police rescue 16 in attempted kidnap operation in Kaduna State-Official

Police authorities in Kaduna State say sixteen kidnap victims have been rescued by police operatives in the state. Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mohammed...

Ousted Mali President, Boubacar Keïta Dies Aged 76

The ousted President of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, has died aged 76 at his home in the capital Bamako. The news of his death was announced by his family members...

Oil edges higher as rising Libyan output offsets supply concerns

Oil prices rose on Monday, with Brent futures touching their highest in more than three years, as investors bet supply will remain tight amid restrained output by major...

Nigeria’s Inflation rate rises to 15.63%, first increase after 8 months decline

Nigeria’s inflation rate has risen to 15.63 percent in December 2021 from 15.50 percent recorded in November. This is the first increase after recording consecutive...

Salihu Lukman resigns as APC governors forum DG amid convention controversy

The director-general of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), Salihu Lukman, has resigned from his position, His resignation comes following internal controversies...