Institute Of Chartered Economists Of Nigeria On The Nigeria/Russia Deal For the Completion Of Ajaokuta Steel Plant
INSTITUTE POSITION OVER THE RECENT DEAL BROKERED BETWEEN FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA AND THE RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2019 IN SOCHI, RUSSIA FOR THE COMPLETION AND COMMISSIONING OF $10 BILLION, 1.3 MILLION TONS PER YEAR, and 98 PER CENT COMPLETED INTEGRATED AJAOKUTA STEEL COMPANY LIMITED (ASCL) STEEL... Read more
Brazil 2019: Eaglets Stun Ecuador 3-2 To Reach Round Of 16
Nigeria became the first team to reach the Round of 16 of the 2019 FIFA U17 World Cup finals in Brazil on Tuesday night on the back of a superlative hat-trick by forward Ibrahim Sa’id. Two goals in five second half minutes turned the table against a well-organized and... Read more
We Will Impact All Niger Delta Rural Communities  – NDDC Boss, Nunieh Assures
The new Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Gbene Dr Joi Nunieh, has assured that the Commission will impact on all rural communities spread across the Niger Delta region. Dr Nunieh, who gave the assurance when she assumed office yesterday at the commission’s headquarters in... Read more
FirstBank Celebrates Top Performing FirstMonie Agents Nationwide
In recognition of the contribution of its Firstmonie Agents towards the Bank’s resolve at promoting access to financial services to all Nigerians, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that its Agent Banking National award ceremony would hold on Friday, 25 October 2019 at the Oriental Hotel, Lagos. The... Read more
Supreme Court’s Confirmation: We Expected Victory Because There Was No contestant Says Governor Wike
Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that he expected the confirmation of his re-election by the Supreme Court because the defeated Governorship candidate of the African Action Congress ( AAC) , Mr Biokpomabo Awara couldn’t have won an election he didn’t contest. In an interview at the... Read more
2019 FIFA U17 World Cup: Nigeria Lash Hungary 4-2 in Brazil
Five-time champions Nigeria swept past Hungary 4-2 in the opening match of the 2019 FIFA U17 World Cup finals in Brazil on Saturday evening, with three goals in six second half minutes that were just reward for the persistence and determination of the Golden Eaglets. As happened when both... Read more
Innoson Motors, Not Under FG’s Pressure To Relocate Plant
The Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing (IVM) says it is not under any form of pressure from the federal government to relocate its company to either Lagos or Kaduna State. Mr Cornel Osigwe, IVM’s Head, Corporate Communication, made the assertion in a statement in Awka on Wednesday. He said that the Nigeria’s... Read more
FIFA Formally Welcomes Golden Eaglets To Brazil
Five-time World Champions, the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria, have landed in Gioania, Brazil, where they will tackle Hungary at the Estadio Olimpico in the opening game of Group B of the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup finals on Saturday. Players and the officials were received by FIFA and local... Read more
Nigeria, Egypt For 2019 ITTF Team World Cup
From Dianabasi Effiong African champions – Nigeria and Egypt – will represent continent at the 2019 ITTF Team World Cup holding at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. The five-day meet, which serves off on November 6 to 10, is a table tennis test event for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to... Read more
Niger Delta States Governors Are Valued Partners, Says NDDC
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has described the governors of the nine Niger Delta States as critical stakeholders and partners in the development of the Niger Delta region. The NDDC Director Corporate Affairs, Mr. Charles Obi Odili, who made the disclosure in at the Commission’s Headquarters in Port... Read more