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Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday lamented that despite successes recorded by the Economic Community of West African State, ECOWAS, the body is still faced difficulties in the economic, governance,…
Dec 22, 2018
Oil prices inched up on Friday morning in Asia, as oil production cartel OPEC plans to make public its output cut quotas, amidst market concerns over a global glut.  …
The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has said that the nation’s Gross Domestic Product, GDP, grew to 1.81 percent (year-on-year) in real terms in the third quarter of 2018 compared…
Market capitalization on the Nigeria Stock Exchange shed N39.89bn on Wednesday as the gains recorded in the previous session were pared.   The market capitalisation, which stood at N11.255tn on…
Dec 20, 2018
South Africa’s Competition Commission said on Thursday it had charged retailer Shoprite and its subsidiary Computicket with anti-competitive behaviour, and recommended a fine.   The commission said Shoprite and the…
Nigeria’s 2019 Budget may face hiccups as the current crude oil prices in the international market has fallen below the Budget benchmark.   On Monday, crude oil price dropped from…
Dec 18, 2018
Nestlé Nigeria restated its commitment to responsible sourcing at its last Suppliers’ Day event held in Lagos.   The event united all key players who supply raw materials, packaging materials,…
Dec 18, 2018
Italian oil giants and Royal Dutch Shell may have been tacitly indicted of complicity in the controversial sale of OPL 245, as an Italian judge, Giusy Barbara, found on Monday…
Dec 18, 2018
Mr Okoi Obono-Obla, Chairman, Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property says oil companies contribute to the economic adversity of the country.   He said this at…
Dec 18, 2018
Mr Henry Ikem-Obih, Chief Operating Officer, Downstream, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the Federal Government has paid the agreed N236 billion as first tranche of the outstanding subsidy claims…
Dec 18, 2018
Nigeria’s first gold refinery, located in the southwestern state of Ogun, is scheduled to be completed by the end of June 2019, according to Kian Smith Trade & Co Ltd.,…
Dec 17, 2018
The New York Police Department said the bomb threats that have been reported around the country Thursday afternoon were emailed by someone demanding bitcoin.   Following the news, bitcoin slumped…
Dec 17, 2018
Last week, some of its most ardent fans discovered that Carling Black Label is, in fact, originally Canadian. This did not go down well. The beer has been around for…
China's November industrial production growth eased sharply from 5.9% to 5.4%, the lowest level since 2009. Global stocks plunged. Retail growth also eased, growing at 8.1%, which is the weakest…

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