Ogbuoji challenges errors in judgment declaring his seat vacant at appeal court

Says he left PDP during a national factionalization Senator Sonni...

UAE mom wakes up after 27 years in a coma, and first word spoken...

A woman from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who was seriously injured in a traffic accident in 1991 has...

Merger & Acquisitions loom in Nigeria’s insurance sector over N15b new capital base

There are indications that the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) may soon increase the capital base of insurance firms to about...

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp were down for more than 2 hours

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp were all experiencing issues this morning for users worldwide. Facebook and Instagram were both inaccessible, with...

This is Ghanaian woman who has 2 vaginas and 2 wombs

It may probably sound like a fairy tale to hear there exists a woman who has more than one...

Storm is over as China, US inch towards trade deal

Chinese and US officials have maintained close contact in recent days on the remaining issues, and further negotiations could be...

Huawei says Apple is welcome to use its 5G chipset

Huawei's 5G chipsets are open for sale to third-party companies, and the company will "say yes" if US device giant...

China cracks down on illegal firearms

By Sun Haoran and Zhao Yusha, Global Times Chinese police have launched a nationwide campaign...

Over 70% of rice in Nigerian markets are foreign- Investigations

…. Customs, CBN react Despite concrete and visible interventions of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)...

China-South Korea FTA talks, showing sign of further opening-up

China has introduced the negative-list approach for services trade and investment talks for the first time in its latest free...

US expert says Chinese economy looks bright despite recent dips

By Zhou Zheng, Global Times Moving into 2019, a shadow of uncertainty looms over the Chinese...

Chinese premier, Liu says ‘New consensus’ reached on US-China trade

Chinese Vice Premier Liu He said a new consensus has been reached between China and the U.S. on the...

US, China drawing closer to final trade agreement

American and Chinese officials negotiating a trade deal have resolved most of the outstanding issues but are still haggling...

Expect early passage of 2019 budget, Ogbuoji assures Nigerians

The deputy chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriation since 2011, Senator Sonni Ogbuoji has assured Nigerians that there will...

Boeing unveils design of hypersonic jet that would fly from US to Japan in...

It’s a vision of the future that could someday jet people from the L.A. to Tokyo in just three...

Ebonyi APC Campaign Council denies Agbo on allegations against Ogbuoji

The Senator Sonni Ogbuoji Campaign Council for the past gubernatorial election has dissociated itself from a press statement emanating from...

71-year-old Zimbabwean grandma walks miles to show kindness to cyclone survivors only to reap...

A selfless act by a 71-year-old woman has caught the attention of Zimbabwe's richest man, who called the grandmother's...

Ebonyi APC Campaign Council denies Agbo on allegations against Ogbuoji

The Senator Sonni Ogbuoji Campaign Council for the past gubernatorial election has dissociated itself from a press statement emanating from...

Xi’s visit sets tone for greater China-EU relations

By Liu Caiyu and Yang Sheng, Global Times Chinese President Xi Jinping returned to Beijing on Wednesday...

Nigeria plans $20b infrastructure budget over 10 years

Nigeria plans to spend $20 billion on infrastructure over the next 10 years and will introduce an infrastructure bond...

Nigeria seeks concessional loans to tame debt-service costs

Nigeria may have about the best-performing Eurobonds in emerging markets this year, but the West African nation says it...

Nigeria’s central bank sees tight monetary policies continuation

Nigeria’s tight monetary policy will “continue in the near term” and the central bank will increase its funding to...

China makes major proposals on tech transfer, trade challenges to US

China has made unprecedented proposals in talks with the United States on a range of issues including forced technology transfer...

AT&T CEO says Huawei needs to be ‘interoperable’ in Europe

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson knows his company can't use Huawei's gear for high-speed networks, because the U.S. government won't allow...

Kenya’s debt repayment to China, India increases

Beijing remained the biggest gainer from Kenya’s external debt repayment in the six months to December 2018 compared to a...

UK lawmakers seize Brexit agenda from Theresa May

British lawmakers seized a measure of control over the stalled Brexit process from Prime Minister Theresa May's floundering...

Xi, Macron agree to forge more solid, stable, vibrant China-France partnership

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, on Monday agreed to carry forward the high-level ties between...

China seals $35b deal with Airbus to buy 300 airplanes

China Aviation Supplies Holding Company (CAS) and leading European aircraft manufacturer Airbus signed an agreement on March 25 on...

Alibaba creates over 40m jobs in 2018

In 2018, China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba created 40.82 million jobs, according to a report released by Renmin University of China...

China, EU move to further improve relations

By Yang Sheng and Chen Qingqing Source:Global Times Chinese President Xi Jinping is scheduled to meet with...

US trade agency assures Eko Petrochemical Company of funding, partnership

The United States Trade and Development Agency has commended the management of Eko Petrochemical and Refining Company Limited for...

ITF graduates 11,000 Nigerian trainees nationwide

The Industrial Training Fund (ITF) has concluded arrangements for the graduation of 11,000 trainees cross the country under its...

NEXIM to invest N1bn in Nigerian MSMEs

The Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) has restated its determination to promote Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria to...

Shell, UBA sign USD200m project financing deal

Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s Nigerian unit agreed a $200 million deal with United Bank for Africa Plc to help...

Experts focus on digital reality in Africa economy at Conference of Ministers

Former Nigerian Minister for Communications Technology, Dr. Omobola Johnson, delivered the UN Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) annual Adebayo Adedeji...

Theresa May faces tougher option against Brexit as MPs vote for reversal

Brexit chaos could plunge Britain into a general election in weeks, ministers said yesterday after rebel MPs voted to seize control...

Policy, trade and the private sector in the digital era to dominate 2019 conference...

The annual Economic Commission for Africa Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development - COM2019 - kicked...

General Motors invests $300m in US, adds 400 jobs

General Motors is making a $300 million investment at its Orion Assembly Plant in Michigan and adding 400 jobs to...

Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO lauds China’s opening-up

Apple CEO Tim Cook Saturday applauded China's opening-up and encouraged the country to open up further, saying it is...

Italy joins China’s Belt and Road Initiative as first among G7

Premier Giuseppe Conte pledged Tuesday to make Italy the first Group of Seven nation to join China's ambitious Belt...

Huawei unfolds plans to deepen investment in Nigeria

Leading global provider of ICT infrastructure, Huawei said it is committed to helping enterprise organisations expand the boundaries of their...

NCDMB, NLNG to sign $1bn train 7 Nigerian content plan

The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) will tomorrow, Friday in Abuja sign...

NNPC Begins rehabilitation of Port Harcourt refinery

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Thursday announced the formal commencement of the first phase of the rehabilitation of the...

Ogbuoji replies Onu on campaign fund claims, says APC doesn’t know him

The Ebonyi State APC gubernatorial candidate in the March 9 election, Senator Sonni Ogbuoji has challenged a certain Ogbonnia Onu...

Social media popularity craze hits China as people pay to be showered praises, compliments

Sick of all the hatred being spread online, Chinese internet users are flocking to groups on social media where...

BPE receives 5 acquisition bids for Yola, Afam Electricity companies

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) said that it received a total number of five bids for the submission...

Nigeria central bank plans single-digit interest loan for oil palm producers

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Monday unveiled fresh plans to revive the palm oil value chain to enable...

Zenith Bank shareholders get N2.50k dividend for 2018 financial year

Nigeria’s lender, Zenith International Bank PLC, yesterday announced it recorded about N193billion in profit after tax in its Group Accounts...

Deutsche Bank loaned over $2b to Trump over two decades, says NYT

Deutsche Bank loaned more than $2 billion to Donald Trump before he became U.S. president — despite multiple red flags surrounding...

Nigeria’s crude oil export threatened as 30 cargoes remain available

There are indications that crude oil imports from Nigeria could be further threatened with the country’s highest oil buyer,...