Don Jazzy, Wizkid, Davido Make Forbes List Of Richest African Musicians 2017

Don Jazzy, Wizkid, Davido Make Forbes List Of Richest African Musicians 2017 Forbes Africa has released its list of Richest African musicians. The list was put together using factors such as endorsement value, popularity, show rates, sales, awards, YouTube views, appearance in newspapers, investment, social media presence, influence and others. Nigerian artistes, Don Jazzy, Wizkid […]

FG To Revoke Private Refineries’ Licenses Granted By Obasanjo – Dr Ibe Kachikwu

The federal government has announced plan to revoke licenses given to individuals and corporate organisations for private refineries but were yet to be utilised. Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, said this at a World Press Conference on the sidelines of ongoing annual Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, U.S. Former President, Olusegun […]

Lagos Proposes N1trn Budget For 2018, Targets N50bn IGR

Lagos Proposes N1trn Budget For 2018, Targets N50bn IGR Strong indication yesterday emerged that Lagos annual budget estimates will hit N1trillion or above by 2018 and beyond, even as the state government said that it planned to generate N50bn monthly by next year. New Telegraph gathered that the Year 2017 budget tagged: “The Golden Jubilee […]

Doctors In Kogi To Begin Indefinite STRIKE Today

The Kogi chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has directed its members to embark on an indefinite strike over government’s failure to pay doctors’ salaries. A communique jointly signed by its Chairman, Dr Tijani Godwin, and Secretary, Dr Zubair Kabiru, after an emergency congress on Tuesday in Lokoja, said that the strike would commence […]

Non-Payment Of Salary: NLC Cancels May Day Celebration In Kogi

Non-Payment Of Salary: NLC Cancels May Day Celebration In Kogi  The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) in Kogi has canceled the celebration of this year’s May Day in the state  in protest over the non-payment of workers’ salaries and monthly pensions of retirees.In a statement released on Sunday in Lokoja, (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress […]

Reps Committed To Passing New Minimum Wage – Dogara

Reps Committed To Passing New Minimum Wage – Dogara Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara on Sunday said that the House was committed to passing a new minimum wage bill. Dogara in a statement to mark the 2017 Workers’ Day, signed by his Special Adviser,Media and Public Affairs, Turaki Hassa, reiterated the resolve […]

CNN Anchor, Richard Quest Rocking Agbada For His Interview With Nike Davies-Okundaye (Photos)

CNN Anchor, Richard Quest Rocking Agbada For His Interview With Nike Davies-Okundaye (Photos) CNN anchor, Richard Quest, who interviewed Nike Davies-Okundaye, at her art gallery in Lagos today, was gifted an agbada attire by the textile designer which he wore at the interview. The veteran anchor is currently in Nigeria conducting several interviews for his […]

FAAC: Federation Account Records N38.7bn Increase, March Allocation Shared

FAAC: Federation Account Records N38.7bn Increase, March Allocation Shared The Federation Account Allocation Committee on Tuesday shared N467.8 billion. This is N38.7 billion more than what the three tiers of government shared in March. The Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, who represented the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, told journalists in Abuja that the […]

Presidency Cuts Deadline For Business Registration To 2 Days

Presidency Cuts Deadline For Business Registration To 2 Days THE Presidential Committee on Ease of Doing Business has slashed deadline for registration of new businesses from 10 to two days and effected a 24-hour timeline for registration of companies. This takes effect from when an application form is completed and all required documents made available. […]