Consumers rate Huawei Mate 30 above iPhone 11 in innovation, quality

Sales of Apple's new iPhone 11 in China began on Friday, but were met with a much cooler reception...

Again, UN indicts Nigeria govt in herders/farmers violence, and its all denials by govt.

Once again, a report of the UN at the end of a 12-day visit to Nigeria, Special Rapporteur Agnes...

No crowds of buyers as Apple’s iPhone 11 hits stores in China

Apple's latest iPhone 11 range hit stores in China on Friday, with short queues of die-hard fans contrasting with the...

Trade war weary Trump lifts tariffs ban on 400 Chinese goods

US President Donald Trump said his administration was "making a lot of progress" with China on Friday, as deputy-level trade...

West jittery over rising Chinese global media influence

Beijing is expanding its ability to influence societies around the world through its exercise of soft power. This is best...

Zambia deports Chinese man over ‘abusive remarks’

Zambian immigration authorities on Saturday announced they have deported a Chinese national for allegedly using abusive language towards Zambians and...

Niger, China launch oil pipeline project crossing Benin

Niger and China are to build a 2,000-kilometre (1,250-mile) pipeline to carry crude oil from southeast Niger to the...

Tecno’s 48.7% Africa market share propels company to float new IPO double the worth...

Transsion is the largest mobile phone brand in Africa, and it wants a valuation with a multiple twice that...

Story of man that stole 1,000 times over 27 years

For 27 years, a small community in the woods of Maine was burglarized more than 1,000 times before finding...

SON, MAN sign MoU to promote economic dev’t

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN)...

FG to establish 37 MSMEs clusters across Nigeria

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government has commenced the process of establishing clusters for small businesses in...

Petroleum minister unveils govt’s plans in sector

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has unveiled the federal government’s plan to deliver Final Investment Decisions...

NEPZA creates 7 new Free Trade Zones to power FDI

The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) said the country stand to gain a lot from the seven new...

XENOPHIBIA; Research finds South Africans aren’t remorseful, more indicate willingness to attack

More than one in ten South African adults living in the country reported in a 2018 social survey that...

Nigerians aren’t targeted more than other Africans in South Africa’s xenophobic attacks, says report

The latest xenophobic attacks in South Africa have ignited the long-standing tensions between the country and Nigeria. These are captured...

Philippines arrests 277 Chinese accused of investment scam

Philippine immigration agents have arrested 277 Chinese in a raid against an online investment scam syndicate that defrauded hundreds of...

NIMASA says Nigeria’s maritime reforms to boost FDI

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, says policies of the federal government...

Nigeria’s export-import value in 2019 Q1 is N8.6tr

Nigeria’s total foreign trade (value of exports and imports) hit N8.60 trillion in the second quarter (Q2) of 2019,...

Nigeria govt approves $5.3bn Ibadan-Kano rail project

The Nigerian government has given approval for the construction of the $5.3bn Ibadan to Kano standard gauge rail line...

NSE launches X-Mobile to boost investors’ participation

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is set to launch X-Mobile, a dynamic and user-friendly mobile app, to enhance investors’...

Nigeria to gain $10bn FDI from NLNG’s Train-7 project

Up to $10 billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) is expected to flow into Nigeria in the next...

Huawei chief offers to share 5G know-how for a fee

Huawei's chief executive has proposed selling its current 5G know-how to a Western firm as a way to address security...

Daimler Benz building electric trucks for greener online shopping

Online shopping makes life easier for consumers but it can harm the environment, especially if you opt for express...

Ramaphosa to skip next UNGA to be home and tackle South Africa crime, economy

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa will skip the United Nations General Assembly this month and instead focus on dealing with...

Nigeria has world’s highest number of missing persons, says Red Cross

A decade of conflict in northeastern Nigeria has left almost 22,000 people missing, the most in any country worldwide where...

I kidnapped over 50, killed over 10; Bello, serial kidnapper, murderer confesses to police

An alleged kidnap kingpin, Bello Abdul, 40, alias Yellow, has confessed to murdering over ten persons and abducting more...

Nnemdi Ozoemena, Nigerian teen wins 2019 Commonwealth essay competition

Nnemdi Ozoemena, a 17-year-old Nigerian student, has won the second place in the 2019 Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition.The Cable reports...

Zambian female banker had sex with 200 men to give them job

Zambians have been shell-shocked by news from the Zambia National Commercial Bank (ZANACO) that one of its female employees...

Nigerian lady, Uzoma Asagwara becomes legislator in Canada

Uzoma Asagwara has been elected into Canada's legislature in the Manitoba province. The Nigerian-Canadian said that...

Air Peace owner, Onyema, spent over N280m to evacuate Nigerians from South Africa

Mr. Allen Onyeama the CEO of Air Peace, disclosed this while addressing the media shortly after 187 Nigerians...

Chinese cities jostle for location of Huawei ecosystem computing centres

Local Chinese cities are scrambling to be homes to Huawei's Kunpeng industrial ecosystem, a phenomenon that shows Chinese local governments'...

Man kills wife, son, self as daughter escaped

A Los Angeles city attorney shot and killed his wife and teenage son at their home in California, before turning...

2 killed as tribal militias attack Taraba village despite peace meeting

Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo  Barely a week after the peace meeting in  Abuja between the Jukun and the...

Agency vows nothing will stop Nigeria from being certified polio free

The Executive Director, National Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Faisal Shuaib, has expressed optimism that Nigeria will not suffer a setback...

Good news as scientists see end to malaria by 2050

If we play our cards right, we can eradicate one of the world’s deadliest diseases within a generation, scientists say.

DHL reports rapid growth of its Africa eShop business

Since its initial introduction in April of this year, the DHL Africa eShop app has seen its user base grow...

Microsoft boosts Elon Musk’s artificial human brain project with USD1b

Microsoft has invested $1 billion in the Elon Musk-founded artificial intelligence venture that plans to mimic the human brain using...

FG to deliver 4 FIDs, tackle crude oil theft

The Federal Government has revealed plans to deliver Final Investment Decisions (FIDs) on at least four key projects within the nation’s oil...

Armed bandits sack community, rustle cattle, kidnap persons in Niger State

Armed bandits numbering over 50 have attacked Kukoki Community in Shiroro Local Government Area (LGA) of Niger State, sacking the entire villagers...

Niger Republic bans rice export to Nigeria

As if to reinforce Nigeria's recent action to temporarily close its borders to neighboring Countries to checkmate banned commodities, the Republic of...

Nigerian PTDF scholars turn beggars in UK over non-payment of allowances

Nigerian students under the aegis of Ph.D Students in the United Kingdom (UK) Universities have cried out to the federal government...

Nigerian manufacturers to get $500m Afreximbank facility

Manufacturers in Nigeria is set for a new deal as the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), has made commitment to allocate 500 million dollars...

NDLEA arrests 3,834 drug suspects, 39 tonnes of illicit drugs this year

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested 3,834 suspected drug criminals and seized 39 tonnes of...

NNPC, Navy collaborate to stem crude oil theft

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Nigerian Navy have pledged to deepen collaboration to tackle the...

BREAKING: Nigeria recalls Ambassador to South Africa

Nigeria has recalled its Ambassador to South Africa, Kabiru Bala, and also pulled out of the World Economic Summit holding...

TICAD outcome; Toyota to invest in Nigeria’s energy, healthcare

Toyota Group has made known its intention to invest in several sectors in Nigeria apart from automobiles. The President/Chief Executive...

Elumelu tasks Japan to invest 5% of its pledged $30b Africa fund on entrepreneurs

In an impassioned keynote speech, delivered before global leaders, at the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Yokohama, Japan,...

AfDB, Japan pledge joint $3.5b private sector growth fund

Japan and the African Development Bank on Friday announced a joint target of $3.5 billion under the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance...

NNPC GMD urges support from PENGASSAN, NUPENG

The Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, has called on the oil and gas industry unions, the...

Virgil van Dijk, Liverpool defender, wins UEFA men’s Player of the Year award

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has been named UEFA Men's Player of the Year for 2018/19.