Monday, 2nd October 2023


10 May
The Ambassador of Denmark to Nigeria, Sune Krogstrup, has commended APM Terminals for being “the bellwether of port operation” in Nigeria.
9 May
Transcorp Power Plc has been delisted from routine evaluation and monitoring by Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), a development, which marks significant achievement for the company.
21 Dec 2022
•Proceeds to exceed N260bn projected in 2023 budget The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) said the various privatisation, commercialisation and asset optimatimisation activities in the last four years earned the Federal Government N130 billion. Director-General of BPE, Alex Okoh, disclosed this yesterday in an interview with journalists in Abuja. He said the mandate of BPE…
10 Nov 2022
The Federal Government is pitching a possible monetisation of select national assets to partly fund the gapping deficit stuffed into the proposed 2023 appropriation, but early signs coming from ministries, departments and agencies...
14 Oct 2022
Controversy surrounding the proposed sale by the Federal Government of the five National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) assets should not be surprising, considering the obvious failure of the privatisation exercise of power distribution aspects of the sector, for which Nigerians are still suffering. The question that readily comes to mind is whether or not the…


4 mins ago
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has pleaded with members of Lions Clubs to back  government in sustaining the fight against poverty and creating a community, where everyone is entitled to a sense of participation.
9 mins ago
The General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Worldwide, Pastor Enock Adeboye, on the occasion of Nigeria’s independence anniversary, yesterday, asked God to heal the nation and give her a new beginning.
10 mins ago
Lagos State government has vowed to stop illegal dredging and flush out those operating without a government permit in the dredging sector from the state.
13 mins ago
The Manager Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Dr. Samuel Ogbukwu, has lamented the myriad of challenges facing the region, ranging from infrastructure deficit to environmental concerns, as well as socio-economic disparities.
13 mins ago
As Nigeria celebrates its 63rd independence anniversary, Delta State Governor, Sheriff Oborevwori, yesterday, urged Nigerians to pray for God’s protection and blessings upon security agencies, as they fight to ward off all security threats against the nation. 
26 mins ago
To strike the delicate balance between Nigeria’s vast, God-given resources of oil and gas, fertile fields for huge agricultural practices, rare solid minerals, places of scenic, spell-binding tourist attractions and the persisting paradox of pervasive poverty
27 mins ago
Amid rising insecurity, inflation and other macroeconomic challenges, coupled with uncertainty in the global economies, the Nigerian equities market gained N8.4 trillion in nine months.
31 mins ago
Abia State Governor, Dr. Alex Otti,  on Saturday, disclosed that the state government would pay N771 million compensation to owners of 130 structures marked for  demolition  to pave way for expansion of  3 .5 kilometer road that leads to Okpara Square, in Umuahia , the state capital.   
36 mins ago
Hope of early release of former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, might not be in sight as Federal Government, yesterday, distanced itself from a N50b non-prosecution plea bargain with the embattled apex bank boss.
37 mins ago
This is not surprising; we have experienced so many shocks to the economy in the last 10-15 years that have dampened the real estate market for both residential and commercial properties. There were also the COVID 19 impacts, which raised the consciousness of people...