Thursday, 28th October 2021
Breaking News:


13 Oct
Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, is to speak at next Tuesday’s Global Investment Summit (GIS) in London along with British Prime Minister
1 Oct
With just seven months into her four-year tenure as the Director General at the World Trade Organisation (WTO), there are reports that Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is growing frustrated
26 Sep
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has assured Nigerian importers that the import valuation procedures adopted in the country were in line with international trade standards.
1 Sep
The world will need $156 billion yearly to transit Nigeria and other countries to clean cooking sources for a 2030 deadline to be realised.
11 Aug
Notwithstanding the need to ensure that markets remain open and predictable, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has warned that failure to ensure wider access to COVID-19 vaccines could undermine the global economic and trade recovery.
16 Jul
The Federal Government, yesterday, called for the exemption of small scale and artisanal fishers from the scope of the fisheries subsidies discipline under negotiation at the World Trade Organisation
14 Jul
The director-general of World Trade Organisations (WTO) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has said she received death threats when she tried to sanitise Nigeria's fuel subsidy payments to some marketers during the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan. Okonjo-Iweala served as the country's finance minister under Jonathan. She was also the coordinating minister of the economy. She previously held…
24 Jun
The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and ex-Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala; President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina; Governor of the Central Bank...
21 Jun
World Trade Organization Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on Monday said Africa is working with the European Union and other partners to help create regional vaccine manufacturing hubs in South Africa, Senegal and Rwanda, "We have now seen that over-centralization of vaccine production capacity is incompatible with equitable access in a crisis situation," Okonjo-Iweala said on Monday…
10 Jun
Members are not allowed to engage in unilateral conduct towards settlement of trade disputes, but multilaterally, and this is regulated by the Understanding on Rules and Procedures Governing the Settlement...
9 Jun
No nation or country in the world is economically independent or self-sufficient. There is always the need to trade with other countries to increase the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of a country
26 May
The Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo- Iweala has called on global leaders to ensure expansion of production capacity, equitable rollout and distribution...


14 mins ago
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has given reasons why Nigerians cannot feel the impact of Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) N100 billion intervention fund for the pharmaceutical sector until next year.
46 mins ago
Barcelona was moving closer to appointing Xavi Hernandez on Thursday after the club sacked Ronald Koeman as coach.
53 mins ago
Bayern Munich veteran Thomas Mueller has apologised to their fans and admitted the 5-0 thrashing at Moenchengladbach in the German Cup was the worst defeat he has experienced during 13 years playing in the famous red shirt.
54 mins ago
In 2017, a lot of Nigerians expressed their dismay over the failure of 22,000 teachers who failed the competency test conducted by the Kaduna state government for its teachers. Early in the year, the Federal Government through the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria also announced that more than 50% of Nigeria teachers are not qualified…
1 hour ago
Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are in Ondo State to receive the National Leader of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, to the party. Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, led four other governors to the home of the former governor, Mimiko, in Ondo, the headquarters of…