The outbreak of coronavirus in China has adversely affected trade with Nigeria.

Recent data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed that the value of Nigeria’s total trade stood at N9.19 trillion in the third quarter of 2019, being exports worth…

NLC – About 16 States started paying minimum wage

About sixteen states have completed negotiations on consequential adjustments and started paying the N30, 000 minimum wage to workers, the Nigeria Labour Congress has said. The states include Lagos, Borno,…

Nigeria launches a new visa policy

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, officially launched the Nigerian Visa Policy 2020 to support the attainment of a globally competitive economy for the country. This was contained in a statement by Mrs…

FG to recruit more troops

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said the federal government was planning to recruit more troops and officers to beef up the personnel of security agencies in order to contain…

Kaduna and Anambra confirm Lassa fever cases

The Kaduna State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Amina Mohammed Baloni, yesterday confirmed another case of Lassa fever in the state. The Kaduna State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Amina Mohammed Baloni,…

Federal Government reacts to US travel ban on Nigeria

The Presidency has reacted to the United States suspension of the issuance of immigrant visas to Nigerians. The presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, in a statement Saturday, said President Muhammadu Buhari…

No going back on IPPIS: Buhari to ASUU

President Muhammad Buhari has insisted that there is no going back on the directive that all employees of the Federal Government, including the Federal universities, must be enrolled in the…

Travel Ban: Trump restricts immigration from Nigeria and five other countries

President Trump adds Africa’s biggest country, Nigeria, as well as Myanmar, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Sudan and Tanzania, to his restricted travel list. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Friday added six…

Manchester United confirms Signing of Odion Ighalo

The former Nigeria international completed a temporary move to Old Trafford on Friday, becoming the first Nigerian to play for the club The Red Devils announced the signing of the…

60,000 ghost workers detected through IPPIS – FG

Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami, has disclosed that 60,000 ghost workers have been detected with the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS). The minister…