Month: March 2021


Billionaire Saudi Prince Al-Waleed was released on Saturday after nearly three months in detention, a business associate told AFP, as a sweeping anti-corruption campaign targeting the kingdom’s elite winds down. Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, dubbed the Warren Buffett of Saudi Arabia, was Read more…


A group of terrorists operating under the guise of herdsmen from a camp in the outskirt of Wukari have been arrested, while others died after an attack on military check point at Gindin Dorowa, a suburb of Wukari in Taraba Read more…


Kevin Hart  will host the 2019 Academy Awards, a role the prolific actor-comedian says fulfills a longtime dream. Hart announced his selection for the 91st Oscars in an Instagram statement Tuesday. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences followed Read more…


The Northern Youth Forum (NYF) has accused the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) and the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) of promoting their own selfish agenda by insisting that the region must produce the next president in 2015.     The group also Read more…


In apparent move aimed at sanitising the Nigerian judiciary, the Nigeria Judicial Council (NJC) at a nocturnal meeting Wednesday recommended the compulsory retirement of three controversial  Judges.The sacked Justices include: Nigeria’s controversial pension plea bargain judge, Justice, Abubakar Talba, Thomas Read more…


In economics, scale is implicitly assumed to be a good thing, when economists talk about “economies of scale” they refer to “factors that cause the average cost of producing a commodity to fall as output of the commodity rises” (Dictionary Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, in Abuja, pledged the commitment of his administration to revive the ‘good old days’ when the cotton and textile industry employed hundreds of thousands of Nigerians. Buhari, in a statement from his Special Adviser on Media Read more…


President Goodluck Jonathan has constituted a high-powered delegation headed by Senate President David Mark to represent the Federal Government at tomorrow’s FIFA Under-17 World Soccer Finals between Nigeria and Mexico in the United Arab Emirates. Other members of the delegation Read more…


The Federal Government has moved to put a stop to the problem of anti-trade practices in the nation’s economy. In furtherance of this, President Goodluck Jonathan today presented two bills to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. The bills are Read more…


Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo paid a condolence visit to the home of billionaire businessman, Dapo Abiodun over the death of his son, Oluwagbemiga Abiodun otherwise known as DJ Olu. DJ Olu who was also Davido’s friend passed away last Saturday Read more…