President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Dr. Frank Jacobs, has stated that Nigeria may not move out of recession in 2017, going by the way things are.
Speaking in Abuja on Wednesday, he said government needs to introduce policies and initiatives to control the economy.
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, (MAN), has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN), to add 96 finished goods to its foreign exchange restriction list.
The President of MAN, Franks Jacobs said this in reaction to CBN's ordering of currency dealers to dedicate at least 60 percent of...
The current economic hardship has led to the closure or total collapse of 272 factories across the country, the association of manufacturers said yesterday.
The Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Association of Small & Medium Enterprises (NASME), Eke Ubiji, explained how in 11 States 272...
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A 20-year old man identified as Omoatama Akachor has been remanded in prison custody for using a locally made gun to rob six Joy soap worth N360 and three cans of Peak Milk valued at N900.
Police Prosecutor, Sergeant Olatoye Oluwaseun, listed other items robbed by the accused to include N15,000...
A Croatian man in a wheelchair robbed a bank after passers-by helped him to enter the premises, local media reported Friday.
“I have a bomb!” shouted the 35-year-old disabled man to shocked employees in a branch of Austria’s Erste Bank in downtown Zagreb, before forcing them to hand over the...
Steven Pratt was supposed to begin his life anew in October of 2014 after he had served 30-year prison sentence and gone home to Atlantic City, New Jersey, where his family held a party to welcome him.
But a violent history repeated itself all too soon.
According to WashingtonPost, Pratt was...
A forgetful tourist accidentally left his wife at a petrol station and drove away with their teenage son for an estimated 60 miles before he realised his wife was missing, according to reports in Brazil.
The man, only identified as Walter, was driving back to Argentina following a holiday in...
A Court in Abuja, on Thursday jailed a 27-year-old man, Sunday Vincent, to three weeks imprisonment for public nuisance.
The judge, Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq, however, gave Vincent an option to pay N3,000 fine and warned him to desist from committing any crimes.
The convict, of no fixed...
A woman was caned in front of a crowd of people for being ‘too close’ to a man who she wasn’t married to, an offence in Indonesia under Sharia Law.
Nur Elita was forced to endure the punishment outside a mosque where hundreds of people gathered to watch her being caned.
She received five...
A man identified as Femi Aluko has died after he reportedly drank four cartons of beer in Shasha, a suburb of Lagos, western Nigeria.
P.M.NEWS gathered that some people donated the cartons of beer to Aluko who boasted that he could consume that quantity.
But after Aluko reportedly drank the...
A middle aged man, on Wednesday in Kaduna slaughtered four of his children and attempted to kill himself after an alleged quarrel with his wife.
Neighbours said that the man had quarrelled with the wife throughout the night, forcing her to leave the house located on Ahmadu Bello street in Kawo...
Rudi Efendi, 30, admitted to murdering the man after he discovered his wife was not a virgin on their wedding night and was told of the alleged rape. He said that he acted alone.
According to the AFP, the victim’s body was found in a burnt-out van after a suspected revenge attack sparked by...
According to PM News, a 26-year-old man identified as John Imonite has been arrested and charged before Ebute Metta Magistrates’ court, for allegedly engaging a 19-year old teenager in an unlawful sex inside his SUV at the premises of Vantage Restaurant in Lekki, Lagos.
Imonitie allegedly lured...
A Senior Magistrates' Court in Iyaganku area of Ibadan, Oyo State, on Thursday, sentenced a 19-year-old man, Sunday Jimoh, to six months in prison for biting a woman on the breast.
Jimoh was arraigned on a one-count charge of unlawful assault of a woman.
The prosecutor, Corporal Kola Olaiya...