Former French Open winner, Ivanovic retires at 29

Ana Ivanovic Former world number one and 2008 French Open champion Ana Ivanovic has retired from tennis at the age of 29. The Serb has been out with injury since August and dropped to 63 in the world rankings, having won just 15 matches in 2016 – the most recent in June. “I can only…

Aero, FirstNation gone… 7 reasons why your favourite airline could be next

Two Nigerian airlines announced a shutdown – or suspension – less than 48 hours after the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) confirmed that Nigeria is in its worst economic recession in 29 The post Aero, FirstNation gone… 7 reasons why your favourite airline could be next appeared first on TheCable.

Economic Crisis: PDP Demands Buhari’s Resignation

The Peoples Democratic Party had railed against President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing his administration of incompetence, and saying he should step down after the nation slipped into economic recession. “We join all well meaning Nigerians to call on President Buhari to resign if he is unable to reverse the disastrous economic decline he has brought on…

Nigeria’ll come out of recession, says Kumuyi

General Overseer of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry Pastor William Kumuyi yesterday said Nigeria would come out of recession.    He kicked against the notion of the Islamisation of Nigeria, saying nobody can impose any religion on anyone in the country today. Pastor Kumuyi, who is in Calabar for a crusade, said: “The information is…

Dalung charges Paralympic athletes to do Nigeria proud in Rio

Six days to the commencement of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the Minister of Youth and Sports, Barr. Solomon Dalung, has assured that Nigerian athletes will do the country proud. He gave this assurance yesterday in Abuja during a send forth organised by the ministry for 29 athletes and coaches who travelled to Brazil for the Paralympic Games. Talking about the significant of the…

Dalung says Team Nigeria Paralympics athletes will make Nigeria proud in Rio

The Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung, on Thursday in Abuja assured Nigerians that the country’s 2016 Paralympians would make the country proud in Rio. Dalung gave the assurance at a send-forth ceremony organised by the ministry for 29 athletes and coaches heading to Brazil for the 2016 Paralympics Games in Rio de Janeiro,…

Resign for destroying our economy, PDP tells Buhari

The People Democratic Party (PDP), has reacted strongly to figures released on Wednesday by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), which showed that the Nigerian economy had entered the worst form of recession in 29 years. The party, in a statement issued by Deji Adeyanju, its Director of New Media, said the implication of this…

Kaduna govt. worried over poor budget implementation

Mallam Nasiru El-Rufai The Kaduna State Government has expressed worry over poor utilisation of funds made available to Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) for the implementation of the 2016 budget. The state’s Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Muhammad Abdullahi, in a statement on Thursday in Kaduna, said that the government would not tolerate such inefficiency….

10 ways to survive Nigeria’s worst recession in 29 years

The tides are rapidly changing and in this unstable economy, everyone — regardless of social standing and class — must adapt to survive. Adapting can be extremely challenging especially when the situation is The post 10 ways to survive Nigeria’s worst recession in 29 years appeared first on TheCable.

Jubilation as PDP Signs Buhari’s Resignation Letter

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Wednesday night said that the party is ready to help President Muhammadu Buhari to sign his resignation letter, for allowing the county slip into economic recession. The party stated this after the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, released an official figure confirm that Nigeria is officially in Recession. The…