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As Easter celebrations wind up: Chicken, a luxury, say consumers

JUST recently, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), in its Consumer Price Index (CPI) report for March 2022, revealed that Nigeria's inflation increased to...

72% of Nigeria’s health budget spent on salaries, running offices in 11 years

NIGERIA has spent 72 per cent of its health sector budgets to pay salaries and run offices in the past 11 years. Data from the Budget...

World Bank says FG’s failure to stick to reforms threatens Nigeria’s economic growth

THE LATEST World Bank Nigeria Development Update (NDU), released in Abuja on November 23, said Nigeria's economic growth prospects have been undermined by the...
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Poverty rate worst in Nigeria’s North-East, new World Bank report says

A new report by the World Bank says Nigeria's North-East and regions around Lake Chad basin are troubled by a very high poverty rate. The ...

Salaries, costs of running offices gulp 73% of Nigeria’s 2022 health budget

PAYMENT of workers' salaries, training of staff, cost of running offices and related matters will consume 73 per cent of the budget proposed for...

World Bank blacklists four Nigerian firms for procurement fraud

THE World Bank has suspended at least four Nigerian firms for engaging in procurement frauds. One of the firms is Sargittarius Nigeria Limited, located...
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Nigeria drags feet on economic reforms as World Bank raises red flag on rising debt

THE Nigerian government is yet to implement holistic economic reforms that will make the country an investors' toast and restore the economy to prosperity,...

Nigeria’s population threatens nation’s economy, Obasanjo, expert warn

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that Nigeria’s rising population might trigger an economic crisis if not well managed. He also warned that the country...

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NHIS ran Northern offices for years with one nurse – Executive Secretary

THE National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), formerly known as the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), ran its offices in...

Naira redesign: CBN recovers N1trn old notes

THE Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele has said about N1 trillion of the old...

WHO: 29 per cent of all deaths in Nigeria caused by Non-Communicable Diseases

NO less than 29 per cent of all deaths in Nigeria are caused by Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) according to...

Nigerians react as Chatham House invites Obi, Atiku, Kwankwaso to London

CHATHAM House which recently hosted the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu, has also extended...

Despite tech layoffs, Nigerian start-ups seek employees

In the midst of mass layoffs in tech companies globally, some Nigerian companies are looking for employees. According to Nairametrics,...
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Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

Edited by Ajibola AMZAT YETUNDE Adewole lost her phone in...

Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Why UAE refuses work permit applications from Nigerians

  THE on-going rift between the governments of Nigeria and...

Russia’s ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile NOT capable of destroying the whole world

AMID the ongoing Russia – Ukraine crisis, a viral post...

2023 presidential election: Behold politicians being touted as Nigeria’s next messiahs

ABOUT 18 months to the 2023 presidential elections, a...
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