Internal crisis in APC deepens as Oshiomhole bombs Okorocha, Amosun

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the outbursts of Governors Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State against him as the ranting of defeated men. Oshiomhole said the vexatious comments by Okorocha and Amosun were informed by his refusal to support them in subverting……

Trouble in the ruling house

After a long drawn battle which seems like a Nollywood soap-opera, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) finally submitted the names of Dapo Abiodun and Hope Uzodinma as its gubernatorial candidates for 2019 general election in Imo and Ogun States, respectively, to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). This submission however, ended the dreams of Governor Ibikunle…

King of the Boys hits the screens

Kemi Adetiba stunned the movie industry with the highly acclaimed Wedding Party and now, the movie director is all set to do it again with another blockbuster titled King of Boys. Like Kemi’s feature film debut, The Wedding Party, most films with the big box office numbers in Nollywood in the past few years have been romantic…

Oshiomhole carpets Okorocha, Amosun as Uzodinma, Dapo make INEC list

Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC has described the the outbursts of Governors Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state against him as the rantings of defeated men. Oshiomhole said the vexatious comments by Okorocha and Amosun were informed by his refusal to support them in…

Why we summoned Ghanaian envoy- FG

The Federal Government has said it summoned the High Commissioner of Ghana to Nigeria, Rashid Bawa to explain reports about the continued refusal of the Ghanaian authorities to reopen about 400 shops belonging to Nigerians in Ghana, which had sparked off protest by National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) and Nigerian Union of Traders Association…

Experts see further slump in investment inflows ahead 2019 elections

Nigeria’s economy faces continuous decline in investment inflows ahead 2019 elections, some analysts who spoke with BusinessDay say. Their projections follow recent decline in the capital importation numbers, second quarter of 2018, and especially as cloud of uncertainties surrounding the 2019 elections increases averseness to investing in the rebounding economy. Data released by the National…

FG has spent over N2.7tn on infrastructure – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government has spent over N2.7 trillion to service the country’s infrastructure needs. Osinbajo says the amount represents the largest capital expenditure in the country’s history despite earning 60 percent less in the previous five years. At the opening ceremony of the 2018 Lagos International Trade Fair, Osinbajo said,…

NACCIMA canvasses for infrastructure in South-East region

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), an umbrella body of chambers of commerce in the country, has appealed to the Federal and state governments of the South-East region to provide infrastructure, such as roads, rail and constant electricity, which are critical elements to economic development. Alaba Lawson, national president,…

Stakeholders see automation as future of tax administration in Nigeria

A new study conducted by Deloitte finds that the next five years will be quite significant for many businesses as the professional environment becomes almost overwhelmed by rapid change, with an increased demand on the time and energy of those practicing in it. Technology is also expected to impact satisfaction level positively.   The current……