UK partners African govts, to hold investment summit this month

UK Partners African Governments, Holds Investment Summit in January Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) is taking part in the UK-Africa Investment Summit...

Cross River, American firm sign MoU to fund Bakassi Deep Seaport

Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission Cross River State, American Firm Sign MoU to Fund Bakassi Deep Seaport Cross River State governor, Professor Ben Ayade has...

Taraba Civil Defence rescues 2 kids abducted from Borno State

Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Taraba Command, on Thursday...

Nasarawa makes history with 30% 2020 budget on education, explains why

Nasarawa State Government said it committed 30 percent of its 2020 budget to education and ICT, in order to encourage girls and...

UK social media attack Meghan Markle with over 400 racist insults in 24 hours...

Hundreds of tweets containing sexist and racist abuse aimed at Meghan Markle were posted following the announcement that she...

Things Nigeria does today are same that caused war 50 years ago – Gov....

after Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba has observed that...

China, US sign first phase of trade deal as tensions relax

With the stroke of a pen, the U.S. and China on Wednesday formalized a limited trade deal that signals a pause in...

China’s AI industry to reach $30b by 2022

China's AI industry is expected to reach $30 billion by 2022, according to a report released Sunday by...

World Igbo Congress urges Igbo alliance with others for 2023 presidency

By IKENNA EMEWU The 5th World Igbo Congress (WIS) has risen from its high powered...

2,327 killed in Angola road accidents in 2019

At least 2,327 people were killed and 11,768 others injured as a result of 10,710 road accidents...

AU inducts 22 policemen to peacekeeping mission in Somalia

African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Wednesday it has completed an induction course into the mission...

South, Middle Belt leaders query Malami: ‘Tell us what makes Hisbah legal and Amotekun...

South, Middle Belt leaders reject FG’s declaration of Amotekun illegal Just five days after the launch of the South-West’s security outfit, Amotekun, a...

Outrage as dog mauls new born to death in hospital

Indian police have sealed a private hospital and charged staff for manslaughter after a newborn baby was mauled to death by dogs...

US-China phase one trade deal: What Beijing has agreed to buy

Details are emerging of China's purchase commitments from the U.S under a historic phase one...

China trade surplus with US dropped 8.5% to $296bn in 2019

China's trade surplus with the United States narrowed last year as the world's two biggest economies exchanged punitive tariffs...

Lenovo CEO sees more certain business climate with China-US trade deal

China and the US are poised to sign a phase one trade deal later this week, buoying the global...

Huawei eyes cloud, AI business

Chinese technology giant Huawei is increasing its efforts to develop cloud computing and artificial intelligence (AI) to diversify its businesses amid a...

CBN postpones January MPC meeting

CBN has postponed January 2020 MPC meeting The first meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of...

Chinese investments fueling east Africa’s economic growth

Chinese investments are fueling east Africa's economic growth, an analyst said on Tuesday.   ...

January 15 China-US trade deal raises expectations of growth

As Chinese Vice Premier Liu He on Monday boarded a plane to Washington to sign a phase one trade...

China Mobile says 5G phone sales to surpass 4G in 2020

Sales of 5G smartphones in China are expected to exceed 4G phones in 2020, exceeding 150 million from more...

China’s relaxed investment policy brings more foreign investors presence

Foreign investors will further boost their presence in the China market this year, attracted by the country's ongoing...

Huge sinkhole swallows bus in China killing 6

An enormous sinkhole swallowed a bus and pedestrians in northwest China, sparking an explosion, killing six people and leaving...

CBN announces increase in secured credits in 2019 Q4

By IKENNA EMEWU Central Bank of Nigeria as announced a positive outllok for secured credits in the Fourth Quarter...

China, Myanmar write new chapter on Belt and Road cooperation

By Ji Peijuan, Sun Guangyong, Zhao Yipu, Lin Rui, People's Daily Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state...

Why China’s economy is already dominating global attention early in 2020

China’s economy attracts global attention By He Yin The Chinese economy has come under international spotlight at...

Auditor-General’s report indicts NHIS of N6.8bn allowances fraud

How NHIS squandered over N6.8 billion on illegal allowances – Audit Report The staff and management of Nigeria’s Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) between...

Wang Yi, Chinese FM explains 3 decades tradition of starting year’s diplomatic trips with...

begin    HARARE, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang...

Buhari signs 2020 Financial Bill into law

Nigerian president, General Muhammadu Buhari on Monday signed the 2019 finance bill into law. The law which is like...

More overseas capital to enter China’s markets in 2020

China expects more overseas capital to flow into its markets as Beijing moves to open up its financial...

China achieves target 6.5% economic growth goal in 2019

China's economic growth in 2019 met the government's target thanks to supportive policies and the acceleration of the...

Britain’s Huawei decision will be its first major trade test in a post-Brexit world

After two misses, the UK is finally set to leave the European Union on Jan. 31, a move that...

China’s Yuan on sure strentenin course over imminent trade deal

    With a trade deal nearly signed and China’s economy on steadier footing, the path for China’s yuan to...

Nigerian oil companies pledge local content development

The management of SAIPEM IGPES has restated its commitment towards the development of Local Content in Nigeria’s oil and...

PENGASSAN asks FG to privatise refineries

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), has urged the Federal Government to privatise the...

Despite N43.7tr assets, Nigeria banks struggle over new Tier 2 capital base

Commercial banks are preparing ahead of a possible announcement of a new recapitalisation plan by the Central Bank of...

Nigeria earned N5.04trn from oil In 11 months in 2019, says CBN

Between January and November last year, the Federal Government made about N5.04 trillion from the sale of oil, figures...

Dangote’s 1500 trucks purchase keeps ANAMMCO alive

The assembly of Shacman vehicles by Transit Support Services {TSS} in partnership with ANAMMCO, which prompted the revival of the popular plant...

Nigeria says it complied with OPEC quota rules in December

Nigeria fully complied in December with limits to oil output set by OPEC and other global producers, the head of the country’s...

Nigerians spent N7b on cinemas in 2019

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the figures are according to data provided by cinemas and...

Rights group vows Buhari must pay Nigeria for daughter’s use of presidential jet, as...

The Chairman of the Coalition of Civil Societies Network Against Corruption (CSNAC), Lanre Suraj, has said President Muhammadu Buhari must pay for...

Heavy protests in Iran after govt admits shooting down Ukraine liner

Iranians have gathered in the streets of Tehran to demand the resignation of Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei after the regime admitted it...

Xi to make first visit in new year to Myanmar

Chinese President Xi Jinping will make a state visit to Myanmar from January 17-18 on the invitation of Myanmar President U Win...

CITIC to sell 22% stake in McDonald’s China business

CITIC Ltd, the main listed arm of Chinese state-owned conglomerate CITIC Group, plans to sell a 22 percent...

Alibaba takes on European market in likely stiff competition with Amazon

After years of reconnaissance, China's retail king Alibaba is finally making its move on Europe. It is undercutting Amazon sellers'...

Book on Xi’s speeches at China’s 70 years highlights country’s emancipation

By Jiang Jie, People's Daily A compilation of Chinese President Xi Jinping's speeches marking the 70th...

Jobs in China’s digital economy sector favourite for young workers in 201

Jobs created in digital economy favored by more young Chinese By Li Xinping, People’s Daily China’s booming...

Ethiopian Air to open 3 new destinations in China

Ethiopia's flag carrier, Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is planning to open flights to three new Chinese destinations, an Ethiopian official said on Saturday.