Nigeria Loses N9 bn Revenue Annually To Illegal Fish Importation ~ Association

Nigeria Loses 9 billion Naira On Illegal Fish Farming The Association of Indigenous Sea Food Stakeholders says the country loses N9 billion revenue annually to illegal fish importation and smuggling. The association’s national chairman, Mr Lamina Rasheed, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Wednesday. Rasheed said that the members…

USA, Canada, Mexico to make joint bid to host W’Cup 2026

The United States of America and their neighbours, Canada and Mexico, have announced their plans of making a joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup. The tournament will see the expansion of contenders from 32 teams to 48. With Europe and Asia not eligible to host that year, if the trio turn out successful…

Japanese researchers aim to drill Earth’s mantle for the first time

Japan’s Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology’s (JAMSTEC’s) largest drilling ship called “Chikyu” is very real, and a group of international researchers plan to use it to drill into the Earth’s mantle for the first time. The JAMSTEC-led team will conduct a two-week preliminary study in the waters off Hawaii this September to determine if…

Time To Go Long On the Peso?

The Mexican Peso is up 11% vs the US Dollar, YTD 2017, as the currency has been experiencing a hefty correction since it began to fall after President Donald Trump’s electoral victory. Investors had been bearish on Mexico’s economic growth prospects ever since the President clinched the nomination of the Republican party last summer. The……