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February 20, 2018

Senate President, others, congratulate Emmanuella as she lands Hollywood movie role

By: Onifade Bello A. and ‘Kunle Adebajo   The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has congratulated popular Nigerian comedienne, Emmanuella Samuel, as she is set to […]
February 20, 2018

Revenue from VAT rises by 19% to N968 billion in 2017

Federally collected revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) rose to N968 billion in 2017, up by N156.7 billion or 19 percent from N811 billion recorded in […]
February 18, 2018

China To Strengthen Relationship With Nigeria

Mr. li Xuda, the cultural counselor, the Chinese embassy in Nigeria says the 2018 china new year celebration was dedicated to strengthening bilateral relationships with Nigeria. […]
February 14, 2018

Manufacturers Association Of Nigeria Proffers Strategies For Real Sector Growth, Competitiveness

The Director General, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Segun Ajayi -Kadir has urged government to ensure a steady flow of foreign exchange allocation to the manufacturing sector […]
February 14, 2018

How Police Commissioner Showed Kindness To A Hungry Mother And Her Child

A man of the Nigeria Police Force, Police Commissioner Fatai Owoseni, has shown an uncommon kindness to a hungry mother who stole plantain chips to feed […]
February 14, 2018

US-based Nigerian artist, Kehinde Wiley, paints Obama’s official portrait

A Nigerian portrait painter, who is based in New York City, Kehinde Wiley, has painted the official portrait of Barack Obama, former President of the United […]
February 13, 2018

Nigerian Farmers Export Yam to UK, US

Professor Simon Irtwang, chairman, Technical Committee on Yam Export, on Tuesday said yam exporters were finalizing processes to export another consignment of yam in the first […]
February 12, 2018

President Buhari and state governments’ policies lead to increased enrolment of students across Northern Nigeria

A survey conducted by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has revealed a significant increase in the rate of enrolment in public primary schools across the […]
February 11, 2018

Ecobank Doles Out $750,000 For Mozambique’s Malaria Battle

Ecobank Foundation has donated $750,000 to Mozambique to support the country’s malaria eradication programme. The Mozambican Ministry of Health received the money from the bank, APA reports. The […]
February 11, 2018

150 Indigenous Engineers Trained In Refinery Operations By Dangote Group

Not less 150 indigenous engineers have been trained in refinery operations in preparation for the take-off of its Lagos Refinery and Petrochemical Plant, the Management of […]