Category : Business

by Admin - 2 hours ago

Women’s March: Massive Protests Across U.S., World

The Women’s March on Washington on Saturday extended across the U.S. and around the world. Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets to rebuke President Trump on his first full day in office. The post Women’s March: Massi...

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Syria Peace Talks Backed by Russia, Turkey Open

Peace talks between Syrian rebel factions and government representatives opened in Kazakhstan’s capital, Astana, on Monday. The talks are brokered by Russia and Turkey and are expected to focus on consolidating a shaky cease-fire that has been...

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Life lessons millennials can learn from temple run

There are a lot that should be learned from the mobile game called Temple Run. It is not enough to do something out of boredom. If you are not learning whilst you are doing it or in this case, playing the game, win or lose, you are going to remain th...

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See 5 UNESCO world heritage sites in Africa

Establishing UNESCO World Heritage sites was birthed to preserve cultural and natural sites that are significant now and for generations to come. The idea of protecting cultural and natural sites in the world by the United Nations Educational, Scient...

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Poor countries allowed to import generic drugs -WTO

Poor countries are allowed to import generic medicines, World Trade Organization (WTO) Director General Roberto Azevedo said on Monday, after the required two-thirds of members agreed a deal that has taken more than a decade to finalise. The amendmen...

by Admin - 3 hours ago

FG warns Nigerian migrants to avoid Libya

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa has warned Nigerian migrants to avoid Libya. Dabiri-Erewa also warned against illegal entry to Libya, noting that such immigrants to the country when ca...

by Admin - 3 hours ago

Belgium announces more economic missions to Nigeria

The Belgian Ambassador to Nigeria, Stephene De Loecker, on Monday announced his government’s plans to facilitate more Belgian economic missions into Nigeria this year and  in the years ahead.Loecker, who made the announcement to the News Agency of N...

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FG woos Niger Delta with free Healthcare Programme 

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru Usani, says the Federal Government will soon  embark on a free healthcare intervention scheme in the nine oil producing states as from next month. The minister made this known in an interview with the New...

by Admin - 4 hours ago

Guinness Nigeria to seek approval for N40bn share sale

Guinness Nigeria plans to seek shareholder approval to raise 40 billion naira ($127.19 million) via a rights issue on Tuesday to boost its balance sheet, the company said. The company, a unit of Diageo posted a loss of 2.21 billion naira in the first...

by Admin - 4 hours ago

3mn may lose jobs to blockade of land borders

The Association of Motor Dealers of Nigeria (AMDON) has said that no fewer than three million people would lose their jobs, with the Federal Government’s ban on importation of fairly –used vehicles through the land borders. Bashir Idris-Ataka, the Na...

by Admin - 4 hours ago

Kebbi state govt. approves N2bn for road construction

The Kebbi State Government has approved N2.3 billion for the construction of four access roads in Birnin Kebbi Local Government Area. Atiku Bunu, the Commissioner for Works and Transport, told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Monday that the money was appr...