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Frozen 2

Release date:November 22, 2019 Studio:Walt Disney Studios Directors:Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Jennifer Lee, Allison Schroeder Starring:Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Evan Rachel Wood, Sterling K. Brown Genre:Animation, Fantasy, Family Plot Summary: Why was Elsa born with magical powers? The answer is calling her and threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, she’ll set out on a […]

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Halima Dangote appointed to head Commercial Operations of Dangote Industries Limited

Ten days after resigning from the board of Dangote Flour Mills Plc, Halima Aliko Dangote has been named the new Group Executive Director, Commercial Operations of Dangote Industries Limited, according to a statement from the Group. Halima is coming to the group with lots of experience after serving in different positions across two of its business units in the last […]

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Cardi B drags follower who called her a “dumb bitch” for saying she identifies as a black woman

HipHop rapper, Cardi B took to her Twitter page to address the claims that she’s not black and has never accepted being black until it was time to benefit from black culture. It all started with a Twitter user writing, “Cardi never accepted being black. She embraces black cultures in the same way culture vultures […]

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Nigerian hair-maker, X-Pression, fears shutdown as economy woes, rising fake products, forces it to sack workers

The economy situation under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is forcing more Nigerians into the unemployment market after several workers at Nigerian hair production company, X-Pression, were sacked as the local hair manufacturer can no longer maintain its present workforce due to the harsh economic situation and its battle against fake X-Pression products produced by Chinese nationals. The employees […]

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One of Nigeria’s oldest publishing houses is worth less than a million dollars

Over the years, there have been many arguments and counter-arguments about whether Nigerians read as much as they are supposed to. Believe it or not, there is even a book titled “ Why Nigerians Don’t Read Anymore: The Catastrophe That Awaits A Non-reading Nation .” While the plausibility of some of the arguments raised in […]

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Corruption: World Bank, AfDB blacklist more firms in Nigeria

More companies and consultants operating in Nigeria have been blacklisted by the World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB). The affected companies were blacklisted for breaching different contractual agreements. The new sanction came after the World Bank blacklisted CCECC Nigeria Company Limited and other five Chinese companies in the country. The companies that were sanctioned: The companies […]

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President Buhari retains portfolio as Petroleum Minister

President Muhammadu Buhari has retained his portfolio as Petroleum of Minister. He has also announced Timipre Sylva as the Minister of State for Petroleum. Nairametrics understands that while Sylva succeeded Ibe Kachikwu as the Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, President Buhari will again serve as the Minister of Petroleum in his second term in as the President […]

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President Buhari assigns portfolios to all 43 ministers [Full-List]

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally assigned portfolios toall the forty-three (43) ministers.  The president announced the portfolios to all the ministers on Wednesdaywhile delivering his speech at the Swearing-In Ceremony in the State House, Abuja.  See-Full list:  Abia – Uchechukwu Samson Ogah: Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development Adamawa – Mohammed Musa Bello: Minister for Federal Capital Territory Akwa Ibom – […]

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Fashola stripped off power, as Adamu-Adamu, Ngige, others retain portfolios

The former governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Raji Fashola has been stripped off the portfolio as the Minister of Power. According to the list announced by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, Fashola’s ministerial portfolio has been streamlined to Works and Housing. Meanwhile, Sale Mamman from Taraba State has appointed as the new Minister of Power. However, Adamu-Adamu, Lai Muhammed and Chris Ngigewere all returned as […]

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FG approves N600 billion disbursement for power sector

Engr. Edmund Ejie of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has disclosed that the Federal Government has approved N600 billion for injection into the country’s electricity market. Announcing the fund disbursement, Ejie told news correspondents in Abuja that the fund is ripe for disbursement any moment from now. Ejie said the money disbursed is an intervention […]

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Nigeria’s diaspora remittance to hit $34 billion by 2023 – PwC

PricewaterhouseCoopers, a global tax and consulting firm has estimated that migrant remittances to Nigeria could grow to US$34.8 billion by 2023. According to the report released by the firm, the total remittance flow to Nigeria will grow by almost double from US$18.37 billion in 2019 to US$34.89 billion in 2023. The breakdown: According to the report, […]

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Stop begging wealthy men for money – NairaBet founder advises

Nigerian entrepreneur and Founder of NairaBet, Akin Alabi has addressed the entrepreneurs who often beg wealthy men in order to obtain favour or help from them.  The businessman, in a video posted on his Twitter page, advised entrepreneurs to sell value rather than demanding free assistance without creating an avenue to sell their businesses. Selling value, according to him, will make entrepreneurs get more help.  Change your mindset: Alabi […]

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Aviation committee to question contractor responsible for Enugu Airport Closure

Poor construction facilities have been blamed as the reason behind the closure of the Enugu Airport. This was revealed by the Chairman of the Federal House of Representative Committee on Aviation, Hon. Nnolim Nnaji. Nnaji disclosed that the contractor responsible for the poor structure would be brought before the Committee for questioning, noting that the contractor […]