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Alleged Destruction of Evidence: Court throws out Metuh’s no case submission

A Federal High court in Abuja, has dismissed the no-case submission filed by a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, to stop...

Nearly 900 African migrants dead in 2019 – UN

No fewer than 860 African migrants have died while attempting to cross into different parts of Europe and North America through irregular routes this year alone. The...

IMF commends Nigeria on tax audit, VAT increase

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lauded the Nigerian government for fighting corruption and carrying out tax audits. The assistant director of the IMF’s...

Minimum wage: FG, labour adjourn meeting

Despite a nine hour long meeting, the organised labour and the federal government has again failed to conclude negotiation over consequential adjustment in workers’...

Flood: President Buhari commiserates with victims

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with victims of natural disasters especially floods which have ravaged major states in the country. While the President notes...

N98.82m fake banknotes detected in 2018 —CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Wednesday said a total of 119,663 pieces of counterfeit notes with a nominal value of N98.82m was recorded in 2018. The bank said this in...

Queen Elizabeth appoints Nigerian-born engineer as House of Common Serjeant at Arms

Nigeria-born Ugbana Oyet, 43, has been appointed as the by Queen Elizabeth II as the UK House of Common Serjeant at Arms. The Speaker of the House of Commons, John...

Flood: Buhari commiserates with victims

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with victims of floods in some states of the Federation recently especially in the Southwest and Southeastern parts of the...

820 buses: Ambode sidelined my ministry, Commissioner alleges

Olusegun Banjo, a former commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget in Lagos has revealed that former governor, Akinwunmi Ambode did carry his ministry along in the...

IMF advise CBN to merge exchange rate for Nigeria

The International Monetary Fund has asked the Central Bank of Nigeria to merge the country’s exchange rate system to avoid distorted decisions of both the public and...