Nigeria to introduce new taxes to increase revenue – Minister

The federal government has concluded plans to increase revenue by introducing new taxes, Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, told lawmakers on Wednesday.

EFCC attacks U.S. govt over report criticising Buhari administration’s anti-corruption efforts

The anti-graft agency, EFCC, has criticised the U.S. government over a report by the State Department criticising Nigeria’s anti-corruption efforts.

Ex-President Clinton invites eight-year-old Nigerian chess champion, Tanitoluwa

Former US president, Bill Clinton, has invited eight-year-old Nigerian chess champion, Tanitoluwa Adewumi and his parents to his office in Harlem.

South African Tourism appoints new head for West Africa Region

South Africa Tourism has appointed Thekiso Rakolojane to lead the organisation’s destination marketing efforts and to expand strategic business partnerships in Ghana...

Inconclusive Election: Bauchi Gov Abubakar meets Buhari, vows to challenge INEC

The governor of Bauchi state, Mohammed Abubakar, has said that he will use legal means to challenge the decision of the Independent National...

Death Toll now 20 in Lagos building collapse.

Twenty people have been confirmed dead in the collapse of a building housing a nursery and primary school in Nigeria’s biggest city,...

49 killed, 20 injured in New Zealand mosque shootings

A gunman killed 49 people and wounded more than 20 during Friday prayers at two New Zealand mosques in the country’s worst ever mass...

Ethiopian Airlines Crash: EU, India, others ban Boeing 737

The European Union and India have banned the Boeing 737 Max 8 from flying over their airspaces to ensure passenger safety.

A “Negligent” Chief Justice

Rogers E Ochela Friday, January 25, 2019, was probably just like any other for Justice...

A Call on Heavyweight Champions to Make History in Africa

The World Boxing Council has postponed the purse bid for Deontay Wilder’s rematch with Tyson Fury until February 12th. Meanwhile, despite his...