Monday, 4th December 2023


21 Nov
In 1972, Nigeria granted an interest free N1 million loan to Dahomey to rehabilitate the Idiroko-Porto Novo road. By the time the road was opened in 1973, the Federal Government had spent a total of N2.7 million on it.
23 Jul
The African Leadership Academy (ALA) has received a multi-million rand grant from the PMI Educational Foundation (PMIEF). The grant expands on PMIEF’s current partnership with the ALA, which seeks to introduce students to project ...
6 Jul
The African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group have signed an agreement for a $600,000 grant to expand the number of linked African exchanges from an initial seven to 15 under the second phase of the African Exchanges Linkage Project (AELP).


4 mins ago
Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), yesterday, stated that INTELS Nigeria Limited waived $193 million as part of efforts to resolve stalemate on pilotage contract with the Federal Government.
28 mins ago
The Governor Agbu Kefas administration in Taraba State has brought relief to Tarabans with the implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage.
31 mins ago
No fewer than 11 persons were killed, at the weekend, in Pukah community of Mangu Local Council of Plateau State.
38 mins ago
Thousands of temporary J-Teach teachers under Jigawa State government have embarked on peaceful protest and disrupted the aptitude test organised by the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) for the recruitment of 6,000 teachers. Chairman of the board, Prof. Haruna Musa, reportedly escaped death in one of the centres at Federal University Dutse (FUD). The…
38 mins ago
Former governor of Niger State, Dr Muazu Babangida Aliyu, has blamed unending insecurity in the country to poor planning and corruption. He also suggested ways of ending terrorism in the country, just as he narrated how he chased the dreaded Boko Haram leaders, Abubakar Shekau and Abu Qaqa, out of the state during his first…
40 mins ago
In the realm of advertising, standing out amidst a sea of creative brilliance is an achievement pursued by many but attained by the truly exceptional. For Terra Cube, the new kid on the block in the seasoning cubes market, the journey to clinching the most prestigious Grand Prix Award and the Best Campaign of the Year 2023, at LAIF Awards and ADVAN African Awards respectively across all brands and categories in Nigeria was not just a triumph but a testament to its unwavering dedication to redefining excellence
40 mins ago
The government has been advised to invest pension funds in sectors that have direct impacts on the citizens to support economic development
40 mins ago
The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) and First City Monument Bank (FCMB), a member of the FCMB Group Plc committed to fostering inclusive and sustainable growth, jointly recognised and rewarded two upright citizens, Ngozi Kekwaaru and Auwalu Alkasim, for their integrity.
41 mins ago
News Central is excited to announce the appointment of Kayode Akintemi as the Managing Director, who will be leading the channel into its next phase of growth and innovation.
41 mins ago
At the end of transactions last week, a turnover of 2.5 billion shares worth N38.6 billion was recorded in 36,138 deals by investors on the trading floor of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX)