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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Operators Decry Lessors’ Blacklisting of Nigerian Airlines – Thisdaylive

    Operators in the Nigerian aviation sector have decried the blacklisting of Nigerian airlines by major leasing companies. With the blacklisting of the country, domestic carriers would now find it difficult to acquire aircraft through leasing..... Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  2. Nigeria Business News

    Business NPA Earns N67.19bn Revenue in Three Months – Thisdaylive

    The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has announced a revenue of N67.19 billion for the three months that ended March 31, 2019. This represents 24.8 per cent of the N270.56 billion earned in 12 months ending December 31, 2018. The agency’s financial profile (unaudited) showing revenue and...
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business SEC: Oando Given Fair hearing – Thisdaylive

    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Sunday said that Oando Plc was given sufficient opportunity of being heard before it was penalised. The commission, in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Mrs Efe Ebelo, in Lagos said that there were various opportunities by the company to...
  4. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Wizkid Features Bob Marley’s Son, Damian, in New Song – Thisdaylive

    Months after revealing his intention to work with Damian Marley, son of late Jamaican Reggae legend, Bob Marley, music superstar, Wizkid, is on the verge of actualising his plan as both artistes are currently in the studio doing the song.... via Thisdaylive – Get more...
  5. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Don Jazzy’s New Boys Step Out – Thisdaylive

    Inspired by the imprint’s theme ‘All is in Order’ as it continues the celebration of its anniversary, leading record label, Mavin, unveils new all-star song to herald generation of artistes. Ferdinand Ekechukwu reports Known for its tradition of making hit songs, Don Jazzy’s Mavin Records has...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Miyetti Allah Denies Alleged Plan to Attack South-east – Thisdaylive

    The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, (MACBAN) has denied recent reports, in which it was quoted as saying that it would soon attack the five south eastern states of the country over what it described as the stubbornness of their governors. The Chairman … Read more via...
  7. Nigeria Business News

    Business Oando: Concerns Mount over Non-release of Forensic Report – Thisdaylive

    As the executive management of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) meets today to decide the way forward on Oando Plc after a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos suspended the sanctions the capital market regulators … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get more...
  8. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN’s Biggest Shareholder Pushes for Board Changes – Thisdaylive

    MTN Group Limited’s biggest shareholder is pushing for changes at the board level to avoid the regulatory, legal and political disputes that have cut its share price by more than half over the past four years. The Public Investment Corporation built a 26 per … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Buhari: Kidnappers, Bandits’ Days are Numbered – Thisdaylive

    President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday commiserated with victims of terrorism, kidnapping and banditry in the country, threatening that the days of the criminals are numbered. The president in his Sallah message to Nigerians in commemoration of … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  10. Nigeria Business News

    Business Emefiele Lists Priorities in Second Term – Thisdaylive

    Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, yesterday emerged from his oath taking, vowing to, in his second term, strengthen efforts to stimulate growth and job creation in critical sectors of the economy in order to insulate … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Act on State Police Recommendation, Buhari Directs IG – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday directed the Inspector-General of Police and Solicitor-General of the Federation to bring forward suggestions on the implementation of a recommendation asking for the.... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria...
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business Emefiele Takes Oath of Office Today – Thisdaylive

    Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, will formally assume office for a second term of five years today. In line with tradition, Emefiele is expected to take the oath … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  13. Nigeria Business News

    Business IATA: African Airspace Still a Danger Zone – Thisdaylive

    Despite improvement in the safety of air transport in Africa, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) yesterday ranked the continent low compared to other regions of the world, thereby stoking global concern in aviation industry. The IATA, trade association for the … Read more...
  14. Nigeria Business News

    Business Banks Plan Blacklist of Chronic Debtors – Thisdaylive

    Tough times await chronic bank debtors as chief executive officers of financial institutions have resolved to create and maintain what they term a ‘Black Book’ for the compilation of details of loan defaulters that will be shared among … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get...
  15. Nigeria Business News

    Business Airtel Seeks to List on Nigerian Stock Exchange – Thisdaylive

    Airtel Africa Ltd, a subsidiary of Indian telecoms group, Bharti Airtel Ltd, is considering a stock market flotation in London, designed to expand its data and mobile money services across Africa. The telecoms company has also indicated interest to list … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Sanwo-Olu: We Will Enhance Infrastructure Development through PPP – Thisdaylive

    Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who will be sworn-in on Wednesday, in this interview speaks about his plan to create a conducive environment to attract more foreign investors to the state. He also gave an insight on how he plans to govern the state as well as ensure …...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics FG’s Social Investment Programme Made No Impact, Says Aisha Buhari – Thisdaylive

    Wife of Nigeria’s president, Aisha Buhari, yesterday launched a ferocious attack on federal government’s much celebrated social investment programme (SIP), describing … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Political News
  18. Nigeria Metro News


    Two Nigerians featured in the 2019 Caine Prize for African Writing shortlist, which was announced by the organisers on Monday. The two Nigerians – Lesley Nneka Arimah and Tochukwu Emmanuel Okafor – are in the good company of other authors from Ethiopia, Kenya and Cameroon. According to the...
  19. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN Confirms EFCC Probe, Denies Shares Manipulation – Thisdaylive

    MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has confirmed the visit of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to its Falomo office in Ikoyi, Lagos, to probe an alleged shares manipulation scandal rocking the telecoms company since the recent listing of its shares on the … Read more via...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Wike: APC, Some PDP Govs Conspired to Take over Rivers – Thisdaylive

    Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wike yesterday alleged that the All Progressives Congress and some governors of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) joined forces to take over the state. However, the … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Political News