Wednesday, 20th October 2021
Breaking News:


5 Oct
US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned Tuesday that a US debt default could trigger another recession, as an October 18 deadline approaches.
28 Sep
For Nigeria to withstand economic distortions, stakeholders have advised that it must take critical lessons from the global recessions especially, from the recent COVID-19 pandemic induced recession.
27 Jun
Osita Okechukwu, the Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), is a chieftain of governing All Progressives Congress (APC). In this interview with LEO SOBECHI
3 May
Hong Kong's economy jumped back into growth in the first quarter of the year, official figures showed Monday, ending the city's most pronounced period of recession in its modern history.
30 Apr
US markets were hit by a bout of profit-taking on Friday, while in Europe investors largely shrugged off data confirming the eurozone is back in recession.
1 Mar
Notwithstanding the cheering news of Nigeria’s early exit from recession, experts said its impacts on real estate is still dismal as the industry continues to struggle
26 Feb
India's economy grew 0.4 percent year-on-year in the final quarter of 2020, official data showed Friday, ending its first recession since independence as easing coronavirus restrictions sparked a modest recovery.
20 Feb
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says Nigeria did not exit the latest recession by accident, but with “hardwork, foresight and deliberate planning by government.”
18 Feb
The Federal Government (FG) has said that the Nigerian economy is out of recession with 0.11 per cent Gross Domestic Product (GDP) recorded in the last quarter of 2020.
29 Jan
By Nigeria must change her relationship with prosperity. Wealth is everywhere you look: Japan that knows neither Jesus nor Mohammed; as well as South Korea, is in everlasting riches though she only knows the Buddha.
31 Dec 2020
It is no news that many economies including Nigeria are currently in recession. In reality, the year 2020 has been eventful, chiefly with the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
22 Dec 2020
News about Nigeria sliding into another recession after its gross domestic product (GDP) contracted to 3.6 per cent for the second consecutive quarter has sent shock waves to the managers of the economy.


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Gerard Pique sparked Barcelona's flailing Champions League campaign into life on Wednesday by scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Dynamo Kiev, a victory that was witnessed by a half-empty Camp Nou.
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The Taliban agreed Wednesday to work with Russia, China and Iran on regional security after the Kremlin warned of emerging Islamic State and drug-trafficking threats in the wake of the hardline group's takeover in Afghanistan.
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The Police Command in Niger on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of thirteen passengers by gunmen at Konar Barau village of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
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By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.