Exclusive Interview With Farmcrowdy CEO, Akindele Phillips
The Nigerian agricultural sector contributes significantly to the country's GDP. In the first quarter of 2021, the sector has contributed 22.35 percent of the total GDP, an increase by almost one percentage point compared to the same period of 2020.
Unavailable COVID-19 Vaccines Poses Risk To African Economy – AfDB
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has warned that the Nigerian economy and those of other African countries will continue to remain in jeopardy if the availability of COVID-19 vaccines is not addressed.
BUA Cement Has No Plans To Increase Cement Price In 'Foreseeable' Future
BUA Cement has, in a statement, said that it had not increased the price of its cement and that it had no plan of doing so in the...
Buhari Calls For Protection Of Citizens' Right To Choose Their Prefered Form Of Govt
President Muhammadu Buhari said that the events in Mali reiterate the need to revisit the importance of the protection of the people's...
CSOs Petition Senate To Reject Lauretta Onochie's Nomination As INEC Commissioner
A coalition of 11 civil society organizations (CSOs) has petitioned the senate asking the red chamber to reject presidential aide, Lauretta Onochie's nomination, as commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
N'Assembly Working On Bill To Give 30 Percent Seats To Youths, Says Omo-Agege
The Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, revealed on Friday at a symposium that the National Assembly is preparing a bill to reserve 30 percent of its seats for youths.
Nigeria's Economic Growth Not Sustainable Without Jobs – NESG
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) said on Friday that the economic growth recorded in Nigeria is not sustainable because unemployment is on the rise.
Improve Quality of Service, Reduce Data Price, Buhari Tells MTN
President Muhammadu Buhari has advised the management of MTN Group to improve the quality of its network and reduce the price of data for Nigerians.
Akwa Ibom's Erosion Control Exercise Gulps N10bn
The Akwa Ibom Government has spent N10 billion on erosion control projects in the state in the last nine months, the Commissioner for...