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Extortion economy: How AMAC officials frustrate businesses in Abuja through shady tax deals

IN Nigeria’s capital city, Abuja, thousands of business owners are on the brink of financial failure owing to illegal and arbitrary taxes demanded by...

Food prices remain high despite drop in inflation rate to 17.93%

THE Consumer Price Index (CPI) released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Tuesday revealed that food prices in Nigeria remained unaffordable despite a...

Analysis: Nigeria health sector after Buhari’s six years in office

THE administration of President Muhammadu Buhari met a decaying health sector after his election in 2015. And most Nigerians believed his government would help...
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How multi-billion naira water facilities are laid waste in Ekiti  

MULTI-BILLION naira water facilities are falling apart at Itapaji community, Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State.  The decaying dam was commissioned in 1975 and...

No sunny side for Nigeria despite $66 oil price

Nigeria may not totally reap the gains of the rising oil price in the global oil market, following the Federal Government’s inability to deal...

One out of 10 people without electricity access lives in Nigeria -World Bank

ONE in 10 people without access to electricity now resides in Nigeria, the World Bank has said. World Bank’s Practice Manager West and Central Africa...
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COVID-19: World Bank approves $12bn to support vaccination in Africa

THE World Bank has earmarked 12 billion US dollars to support vaccination against COVID-19 in Africa.  David Malpass, president of the bank, said the fund...

NAFDAC bars UNIJOS from producing, selling unapproved anti-COVID herbal tea

THE National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has stopped the University of Jos (UNIJOS) from continuing with production, promotion and...

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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,...

NERC to consumers: It is not your responsibility to replace faulty transformers

THE Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has affirmed that it is not the responsibility of electricity consumers to buy...
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Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

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

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

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...

Behold candidates for the 2023 presidential election (LIST)

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