DIBAN reject 500% excise duty hike on Alcohoic products

The Distillers and Blenders Association of Nigeria (DIBAN) says it rejects the new ”astronomical increase” in excise duty being imposed on domestic wines and...

June 12 Democracy Day causes rowdy session in House of Reps

President Buhari's decision to declare June 12 as National Democracy Day has divided lawmakers in the House of Representatives on Thursday. The division followed a...

20,000 jobs to be created by Abuja Light Rail-Perm. Sec.

  The Permanent Secretary, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Chinyeaka Ohaa, has said that the coming into operation of the Abuja Light Rail service would accelerate...

Buhari and the JUNE 12 saga

There are three aspects – the strategic, the political and the legal – to the Federal Government’s decision to replace May 29 with June...

Publiseer Shines At BMCE Bank of Africa’s African Entrepreneurship Award

After a team of over 400 mentors spent the months of March to May reviewing over 4,900 businesses in all regions of Africa, Nigeria's...

Civil servants receive promotion arrears from Federal Government

The Federal Government has promised to pay promotion arrears and backlog of allowances owed public servants. The Head of Civil Service of the Federation (HCSF),...

APC convention: Intrigues in the offloading of Oyegun

The plot for consensus option to ensure a hitch free national convention thickened yesterday, when clear signals emerged from the Presidency penciling candidates for...

Ndoma-Egba replaces Sen. Uwajumogo as APC Convention Committee Secretary

Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba has been named by the All Progressives Congress as the secretary of the party’s national convention committee. The APC convention has been...

FAAN Intensifies Ebola screening at International airports

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has confirmed it is intensifying health screening of travellers at four international airports in the country. The airports...

Sen. Uwajumogu resigns as APC Convention secretary

Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu, the secretary of the National Convention Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has resigned. The resignation takes immediate effect, according a...

23 dead, as Cattle rustlers strike in the Northern

Cattle thieves have killed 23 people in northern Nigeria’s Zamfara state which has been battling cattle rustling and kidnapping in recent months, a local...

Nigerian soldiers kill 10 Boko Haram fighters

At least 10 Boko Haram fighters have been killed in an operation by the Nigerian Army at Ngelkona in Ngala local government area of...

2019: Atiku floors Buhari in poll again

Former Vice President and leading presidential hopeful of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has handed President Muhammadu Buhari a defeat in another...

Oyegun withdraws backs out of APC national chairmanship race

Amidst presure and push for a new chairman by presidential forces, the national chairman of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun, has...

JOHESU suspends 6-week strike

The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU), appeared to have bowed to pressure as it has suspended its six weeks nationwide strike, while negotiation continues...

Onaiyekan advices FG on Imposition of one religion in Nigeria

The Metropolitan Archbishop of Abuja Ecclesiastical Province of the Catholic Church, His Eminence, Cardinal John Onaiyekan has warned that any attempt to impose one...

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