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Farmers to benefit from FG’s 50% discount charge on agriculture equipment purchase

Farmers are set to benefit from the Federal Government’s 50% discount on every agricultural equipment they purchase at the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development….

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Buhari appoints former deputy CBN Governor as Special Adviser on Finance, Economy

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of the former deputy Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Dr. Sarah Omotunde Alade, as Special Adviser to…

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Facebook just rebranded, here’s why

As part of its effort to rebrand its image, Facebook has changed its popular blue logo. The company said there was a need to change…

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Textile firms shut down operations as border closure bites hard – FSDH report

The continuous closure of Nigeria’s land borders may be doing more harm than good at the moment, as a report from FSDH Merchant Bank Limited…

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Politicians, oil firms blamed for tax losses

Politicians and oil companies have been identified as the reason for Nigeria’s continued tax losses and why the country has not enjoyed proceeds from the…

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Federal Government urged to scrap 12.5% new vessel tariff

The Nigerian Shipowners Association (NISA) has asked for the removal of duty paid on new vessels purchased by Nigerians. According to Aminu Umar, the President of…

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Should Nigeria worry as unprofitable oil era looms?

A recent study report by Oslo-based Rystad Energy has suggested that many international oil exploration companies may soon be faced with huge profit loses due to what…

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Dangote Sugar Refinery to merge with Savannah Sugar

Dangote Sugar Refinery (DSR) has announced its intention to merge with its subsidiary, Savannah Sugar Company Limited (SSCL). The Details: In a notice sent to…

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Critics blame FG as Vitol quits oil fields acquisition

Delay on the part of the Nigerian government has forced one of the world’s biggest energy company, Vitol, to pull out of an acquisition talk…

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FG announces opening date for Lagos-Ibadan road diversions

In order to ensure free flow of traffic during the Christmas period, the Federal Government has said that all diversions around construction zones on the…

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CBN sets up committee to recover N36 billion credit facility

Following the disbursement of N36 billion loan advanced to farmers through the Northeast Commodity Association (NECAS) under the Anchor Borrowers Programme of the Federal Government,…

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“How I battled fibroid for five years” – Toyin Lawani gives surprising revelations

Popular fashion stylist and entrepreneur, Toyin Lawani who’s the pioneer of “Tiannahs place empire“ recently opened up on her battle with Fibroid for many years…

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Genevieve Nnaji reacts after ‘Lionheart movie’ was disqualified as Nigeria’s Oscars entry for having too much English Dialogue.

Nollywood’s first-ever submission for best international feature Oscar consideration, the movie “Lionheart,” has been disqualified by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for…

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#AcademyAwards : Genevieve’s Lionheart movie was disqualified because it was not good enough – Nigerian Writer, Sugabelly

Nigerians woke up to the news that the country’s entry for the Academy/Oscar awards, the movie ‘Lionheart’ was disqualified from its category because there was…

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Trump begins formal U.S. withdrawal from Paris Agreement

Donald Trump has formally started the process of pulling the US out of the landmark Paris Agreement, three years after the deal came into force….

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Come clean’ on Brexit, Johnson challenges Labour leader Corbyn

Boris Johnson has written to Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to demand he “come clean” over what his position is on Brexit. The prime minister said…

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Solid waste poses greatest environmental challenge in Nigeria – Minister

Dr Mohammed Mamoud, the Minister of Environment says the menace of municipal solid waste is one of the gravest environmental challenges facing the country. Mamoud…

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Facebook rebrands in new logo

Facebook is wearing a new logo, a change the company said is meant to separate the wider corporation — and its subsidiaries like WhatsApp and…

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Ridiculous Oscar: Lionheart Nigeria’s entry disqualified over ‘too much English’

For having too much dialogue in English, Nigeria’s first-ever submission for best international feature Oscar consideration, the comedy “Lionheart,” has been disqualified by the Academy…

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Nigerian kills Nigerian in India over lunch box

A 30-year-old Nigerian identified simply as Samuel has been arrested in Bengaluru, India after he stabbed a 39-year-old fellow Nigerian Morado to death to avenge…

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