Wadume’s testimony that soldiers removed his handcuffs at army base jolts Nigeria Army

The panel set up by the military high command to look into strained inter-agency relations between the Nigerian Army and the Nigeria...

Equatorial Guinea to build first West Africa LNG mega plant

In Equatorial Guinea at the Port of Akonikien, the landmark regasification plant will enable the storage, transportation and distribution of liquefied natural...

NNPC, Civil Defence vow hell for pipeline vandals

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have pledged to work together to run...

US economists expect recession in 2021

A number of U.S. business economists appear sufficiently concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump's economic...

Japan’s trade surplus with US soars

Japan's politically sensitive trade surplus with the United States grew more than 15 percent in July, data showed Monday,...

Ondo govt boosts SMEs with N166m lifeline

The Ondo State Government, South West Nigeria has disbursed N166 million soft loans to help boost Small and Medium-scale...

Nigeria’s inflation reduces in July, says NBS

The average change in the prices of foods and services reduced in July compared to June, the statistics bureau,...

Norwegian Fund invests in Nigerian sector

The Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries (Norfund) has made an investment in the Nigerian company Sundry Foods Limited.

Property company, Landwey acquires 25% stake in Vistafront

Real estate firm, Landwey, says it has acquired 25 per cent stake in Vistafront, a tech platform for funding...

NNPC lists 15 oil firms for 2019/2020 crude oil direct sales

Six indigenous oil and gas companies, including Sahara Energy, MRS, and Matrix Energy made the list of 15 have...

7 killed, 12 villages burnt in Takum as Taraba crises escalate

By Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo  At least seven persons were reportedly killed and eleven villages burnt in...

RevolutionNow: DSS releases journalist detained for Facebook posting after 11 days

The Department of Security Service (DSS) has finally released Mr. Ibrahim Dan-Halilu, eleven days after he was arrested at his...

UNILAG got N5b for research in a year

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) was able to attract up to N5 billion in research in the past one year,...

NBCC to open centre in London to facilitate UK-Nigeria trade

As part of its objective in facilitating trade between the United Kingdom and Nigeria, the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce, NBCC...

Firm secures N6bn for housing in Abuja, Adamawa

A firm, Wisdom Kwati City has secured materials worth N6 billion for the construction of its pilot projects in Abuja...

Arnergy raises $9m in funding in energy

Arnergy, a Lagos, Nigeria-based distributed utility company, raised $9m in a Series A funding. The round was...

NIPC renews focus on building strong investment promotion

NIPC is working on building a strong investment promotion agency by strengthening staff capacity through training and exposure, encouraging greater...

El-Zakzaky on his way back to Nigeria as issue of doctor to treat him...

Following lack of breakthrough in the impasse that ensued in the treatment in New Delhi of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, it is now...

With record production, US targets Africa for further gas market development

With record-breaking US gas production this year, and the promotion of gas as a “cleaner, cheaper” energy source a continued priority for...

Indian hospital softens stand, accepts to treat El-Zakzaky on his terms

Reports reaching PRNigeria from India shows that the Hospital has agreed to the request of Sheikh El-Zakzaky to use known and appointed...

BREAKING: Facebook adds Igbo, Yoruba, 8 other African languages to pool

Facebook today with Africa Check announced that it has added new local language support for several African languages as part of its...

Indian govt orders El-Zakzaky out of country as he rejects doctors assigned to treat...

Facts have just emerged that the Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has refused treatment from unknown...

NNPC, NOSDRA to collaborate against oil spill

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) have expressed...

Africa Internet interconnectivity, infrastructure improvement parley holds August 20

Mauritius will host the 10thanniversary edition of the Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) at the Intercontinental Hotel, Balaclava, from 20-22 August...

Saudi Aramco, world’s largest oil firm to go public soon

Saudi Aramco’s CFO, in the company’s first-ever conference call, on Monday told investors that the company is ready to go...

Apple co-founder advises you leave Facebook as he leaves

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak recommends most people get off Facebook. The 68-year-old engineer and entrepreneur said as much...

45 already dead, 1.26m evacuated as Lekima ravages East China

Armed police, firefighters and civil rescue teams are united in their emergency rescue and disaster relief work as China experiences...

How Buhari ignored El-Rufai’s strict conditions on El-Zakzaky, wife’s trip

High-level indications have emerged that President Muhammadu Buhari may have jettisoned the stringent conditions prescribed by...

5 children of same family burnt dead in Lagos

Lagos State police command has announced that on Sunday, five children of the same family were burnt to death...

Nigerian cities out of big league as Addis Ababa leads Africa in hotel business....

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, posted Africa’s highest hotel average daily rate (ADR), according to the most recent 12-month data from STRThe market...

Nigerians dominate African scientists listing with 6 of 24

Six Nigerians have been listed among 24 top experts in Africa for 2019. The six experts emerged in the...

Mom goes missing with her 4 kids

Pastor Isaac Pada of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Lugbe, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has raised alarm over the disappearance of his...

NNPC seeks military support to relaunch Lake Chad oil search

… As Military Assures of Protection of Staff, Pipelines, Equipment The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed its...

Nigeria govt to offer fiscal incentives to investors in refining

The Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kolo Kyari, said in Lagos, Monday, that the...

Diageo to invest $219m into renewable energy in Nigeria

Diageo, the owner of Guinness Nigeria, has on Monday, announced that it would inject $219 million (£180 million) into...

Farmcrowdy to expand operations to 50,000 Nigerian farmers

A Nigerian digital agriculture company, Farmcrowdy has disclosed that plans are underway to expand its operations in the country...

NIPC presents 2019 H1 report of investment announcements

In furtherance to its mandate, Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) presents the report on investment announcements for the first half...

NIPC holds Q2, 2019 media parley

Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) successfully held the second edition of her quarterly media parley on Wednesday, 31 July...

It’s clampdown as DSS nabs Dan-Halilu for supporting Sowore revolution in Facebook post

A former Politics Editor at Daily Trust newspaper, Ibrahim Dan-Halilu, has been arrested by the Department for Security Service...

Free Zakzaky Movement says order to free Shiite leader, wife is landmark victory

Today, Monday 05/08/19 we obtained a favourable judgment in the ruling on application specifically seeking for the court’s permission...

Global stocks take a plunge as China retaliates US trade war antics

Stocks fell sharply on Monday as a trade war between the world’s largest economies intensified with China retaliating against...

AfCFTA; Ghana launches private sector funding, implementation initiative

On the occasion of a high-level meeting convened in partnership with His Excellency  Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice-President of Ghana, and...

Innovations signpost 6th African Football Night

As a conclusion to 6thedition of The African Football Night, Foot Media Events and the Organizing Committee released the key facts and figures...

Alibaba Group earned CNY88bn at 23 percent growth in 2018

After Alibaba Group Holding Limited's recent earnings announcement in March 2019, analyst forecasts appear to be pessimistic, with earnings expected to decline by 7.0%...

At Achebe lecture, US diplomat says Nigeria losing int’l relevance today

Princeton N. Lyman, the former U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria and South Africa, delivered a very poignant speech on the panel...

After Trump ban, Huawei tests smartphone with own OS, possibly for sale this year

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is testing a smartphone equipped with Hongmeng, the company's self-developed operating system, which could potentially go...

Classmates say US mass shooter kept a 'hit list' and a 'rape list' High school classmates of the gunman who...

African experts parley on continent’s agribusiness investment

Executives will gather to trade agricultural inputs and discuss investment, partnership, and innovation across the African supply chain. The premier fertilizer...

EcobankPay grosses N1bn transactions with 90,000 outlets

Ecobank Nigeria latest innovative product, EcobankPay, the lifestyle digital payments and collections service is currently changing several narratives on financial...

Sowore crossed the red line, we are detaining him, says DSS

The Department of Security Services (DSS) has disclosed that Mr. Omoyele Sowore, the Publisher of Sahara Reporters and founder of the African...