Dapo Abiodun

Ogun 2019: Abiodun urges Amosun to support his governorship ambition

The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Ogun, Dapo Abiodun, on Friday urged Gov. Ibikunle Amosun to support his ambition. Abiodun, who described Amosun as his “friend," made the plea in Abeokuta after the party’s stakeholders meeting. “I want to appreciate the incumbent governor who is a friend of...



LADOL Group Chair, Oladipo Jadesimi, with President Buhari

LADOL shows our reforms are succeeding, says President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration will continue to implement policies that attract investment and spark competition in critical sectors of the economy for employment creation and growth. Speaking at the State House, Abuja on Thursday while receiving the Chairman and Management of the LADOL Integrated Logistics Enterprise...



How bank supports Economic Summit, growing local enterprises, by Simon Echewofun...

The need to raise Nigeria and Nigerians from poverty to prosperity was the anchor point for economists, captains of industries, key policymakers and corporate institutions like the First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) at the recent 24th edition of the Nigeria Economic Summit (NES#24) in Abuja. The two-day summit themed:...



Susanna Dinnage

Susanna Dinnage named new Premier League chief executive

Susanna Dinnage has been named as the new chief executive of the Premier League, replacing Richard Scudamore. Dinnage joins from media organisation Discovery, where she was the global president of the Animal Planet channel. Scudamore, 59, is stepping down next month after 19 years at the helm. "I am excited at the...
Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho ‘behaving like a big baby’ says Chris Sutton

Jose Mourinho has behaved "like a big baby" and Manchester United will only improve under a different manager, says Premier League winner Chris Sutton. Mourinho's United lost 3-1 to derby rivals Manchester City on Sunday, leaving them eighth in the table. After the match, he said City had benefited from playing...

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Labour Union strike

Minimum wage, maximum conundrum by Emma Agu

There can never be any question about the justification for a wage increase in Nigeria. While wages have remained constant for some time, the value of the naira has depreciated with concomitant rises in prices of goods and services. It is therefore perfectly understandable that workers should agitate for...
Iyi Uwadiae,, WAEC registrar presents the certificate to President Buhari

President Buhari, WAEC and PDP’s toxic air by Garba Shehu

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, Friday, said the controversy concerning President Muhammadu Buhari’s school certificate is embarrassing and felt a sense of duty to produce and deliver to him a confirmation and attestation of his results, in form of a duplicate certificate. This is a god-sent, with WAEC...