N1.147Bn Debt Scandal: How NLNG Ruined Macobarb, an Indigenous Contractor

Once in a generation, the fight between David and Goliath reoccurs. This time, it is happening in Nigeria, in Rivers State, and in fact, in Bonny Island. Now, a dispute that may rock the entire landscape of the Niger Delta has emerged. It is contained in a 500-page document containing outcry over alleged wrongful termination […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, June 20, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Insurgency: Buratai’s comments on soldiers’ commitment unfortunate, demoralising ‘ Experts Otedola exits Forte Oil shares in N64.3bn off-market deals Cash-strapped Nigeria trapped in low growth path ‘ Moody’s Buhari approves N30.8b to clear salary arrears in Kogi Moody’s keeps its Nigerian banking system rating at stable Investors lose N21bn as Nigeria stock market records […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, June 19, 2019

BUSINESSDAY APM Terminals invests in CFS to improve export of Nigerian farm produces in Onne Port New vehicle fleet purchases drop 90% in 4 years Sanwo-Olu reverses self, says didn’t promise to end Apapa gridlock in 60 days Apapa gridlock: Lagos to develop Lekki, Badagry seaports ‘ Sanwo-Olu Tradermoni is Africa’s most impactful scheme- African […]

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Looming Third World War May Start from Nigeria – UN official

A United Nations official said on Monday that degradation and competition over access to land and water may trigger the Third World War in Nigeria. “Land restoration is about security, reducing clashes between farmers and herdsmen over access to land and water, which may trigger the Third World War”, Ibrahim Thiaw, Executive Secretary of UN […]

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Sex Offenders To Be Castrated In Parts Of America by Parker Malloy

Alabama Governor, Kay Ivey, last week signed a bill into law that will require criminals found guilty of some sex crimes against children to undergo chemical castration before they are granted parole. Chemical castration involves using medication to lower a person’s hormone levels and limit their libido. Unlike surgical castration, it is reversible and does […]

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Wars, Violence, Climate Change Displaced 70 million People Globally – UN

Over 70 million people have been displaced globally by war, violence, and sometimes by the combination of  poverty or climate change, the United Nations (UN) has said. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Filippo Grandi,  speaking at the ongoing 108th session of the International Labour Conference (ILC), which coincides with the Centenary celebration of […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, June 18, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Nigerians to pay more for commodities over import duty hike Financial storm encircles 36 states as FAAC falls steadily Renewed trade war, lower output trigger weaker growth in emerging markets Delay in Azura II take-off worsens Nigeria’s power woes Beer accounts for 12% of total liquid consumption in Nigeria, juice 3% ‘ Research Artificial […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, June 17, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Nigerians to pay more for commodities over import duty hike Buhari’s wasteful inaugurations and empty Democracy Day speech We created 18,203 jobs in 2018′ MAN Lagos to get special courts to try traffic offenders Neconde Energy refinances $640m facility with consortium of 7 banks FG partnering states to tackle insecurity in North East- Presidency […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, June 16, 2019

BUSINESSDAY As Nigeria loses N700bn in Kula one year-old shut down Digify Africa begins 3rd training on digital skills for unemployed graduates June 12 and the rebound of truth Denominational barriers pulling back, as Lagos CAN announces collaborative faith-building programmes Body of Christ eulogises Archbishop Obembe as he journeys home Youth employment, remedy to Nigeria’s […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, June 15, 2019

BUSNINESSDAY Oil prices jump after Gulf of Oman tanker attack Fitch warns Africa risks falling back into financial ‘distress Sudan’s air force chief insists army prepared to hand over power The fiscal composition and status of sub-national governments We’ll dedicate specific time frame to budget defense henceforth ‘ Lawan Nigeria needs to double economy to […]

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