Ships & Ports

Osinbajo expects economy to pick up after sluggish Q2

World Economic Forum: Osinbajo heads to Davos

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is leading Nigeria’s delegation to this year’s World Economic Forum holding this week in Davos, Switzerland. In the Nigerian delegation...

13 missing in migrant boat mishap

Migrant boat disaster leaves 180 dead

Around 180 people are presumed to have died in the first major migrant boat disaster of 2017 in the Mediterranean, officials said Tuesday after interviewing a handful of...

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Relocation of Abuja airport to cost N1.1bn –Sirika

  Minister of State for Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika has said that the relocation of operations of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to Kaduna would cost over...

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Bailout fund: Senate gives C/River Govt 5-day ultimatum

  The Senate Committee on States and Local Government Administration has given Cross River Government five days ultimatum to submit a comprehensive report on how it...

Flight MH370 controls were likely deliberately manipulated - Investigators

Flight MH370: Mystery remains as search called off

The massive underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was called off Tuesday, leaving unsolved one of the most enduring mysteries of the aviation age....

Finally, stranded cooking gas vessel discharges in Lagos

The Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) on Monday said its vessel carrying Liquefied Petroleum Gas, popularly known as cooking gas, had discharged in Lagos after two weeks of...

IMF

World economy to pick up pace in 2017-18, says IMF

A positive shift in the world economy in the second half of last year prompted the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to leave unchanged its projections for higher global...

Bank of Agriculture

FG to restructure, recapitalise BOA with N500bn

The Federal Government has set up a 21-man steering committee to restructure and recapitalise the Bank of Agriculture (BOA) .The committee would commence the...

Rice famers

FG: Federal government targets 1 million metric tons of fertilizer by March

Federal government is to provide one million metric tons of fertilizers for wet-season farmers across the country by March this year, the National President of the...

Osinbajo expects economy to pick up after sluggish Q2

Osinbajo, Okowa meet Gbaramatu monarch behind closed doors

  A Federal Government delegation to the restive Niger Delta led by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday visited Gbaramatu Kingdom, a hotbed of renewed militancy...

Inflation

Inflation is out of CBN’s control – expert

The Head of Research, Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), Dr Olusegun Omisakin, says rising inflation rate in the country has gone beyond the control of Central Bank...

Oil marketers docked for $8.4m AGO fraud

Subsidy scam: Collapsed oil magnate still in hospital

The Managing Director of Ontario Oil and Gas Limited, Ada Ugo-Ngali, and the co-defendant Walter Wagbatsoma, the Chairman of the company, standing trial for N1.9...