Naira firms after Buhari rejects devaluation

Naira firmed sharply to 375 on the parallel market on Monday after importers started to reduce demand for dollars following the president’s defiance over devaluing the currency, hit hard by

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Seven Takeaways From President Buhari’s Visit To Egypt

BY GARBA SHEHU [I]n the difficult moments of our history, looking precisely at the period of Nigeria’s war of unity 1966-1971, Egypt proved to be a strategic partner from helping

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Olajumoke Orisaguna: The Nigerian Cinderella

By Reuben Abati [A]bout three weeks ago, 27-year old Olajumoke Orisaguna was a complete unknown on the streets of Lagos, hawking bread.  A loaf of bread is about N100, and even

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La Liga Results

FT    RAYO    2 - 2   SEVILLA FT    GRANADA   1 - 2     VALENCIA FT    ATLETICO MADRID    0 - 0     VILLARREAL FT    MALAGA    1 - 1   REAL MADRID FT  

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FA Cup Results

FT    BLACKBURN    1 - 5   WEST HAM FT    CHELSEA   5 - 1     MANCHESTER CITY FT    TOTTENHAM    0 - 1     CRYSTAL PALACE

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Oil Price Stability High On Agenda As Buhari Visits Saudi Arabia, Qatar

President Muhammadu Buhari would on Monday, February 22, 2016 begin a week-long official visit to Saudi Arabia and Qatar. President Buhari, who will be accompanied by a high-powered Federal Government

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Benue Rerun Poll: David Mark wins again with 84,192 votes

Former Senate President and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. David Mark has been declared winner of the Benue South rerun election held Saturday after polling a total

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Our Priority Is National Food Security – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Saturday that the priority of his administration is to ensure national food security before export of food products. The President said this while contributing to

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Censorship, political interference bane of Nigerian media – RATTAWU

The Radio, Television, Theatre and Arts Workers Union of Nigeria (RATTAWU) has said that over-censorship and political interference were the bane of the Nigerian Media. National President of the union,

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The Made in Nigeria Campaign

By Reuben Abati [T]here has been renewed talk lately about the need for Nigerians to patronize locally made goods, (someone should have added… and services!). Championed by Senator Ben Murray Bruce,

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