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One year after, group to discuss success, failure of #EndSARS protest

Nigeria, Sept. 22 -- A year after Nigerian youths stormed the streets to protest against police brutality, among other challenges facing the country, a non-governmental organisation, SING Nigeria, is ... Read More


As banks cut jobs amid COVID, CEOs retained over N1.7 billion as pay

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The CEOs of 11 commercial banks out of the 13 listed on the Nigerian Exchange Limited as well as those of two unlisted banks earned N1.7 billion between them in executive pay for ... Read More


CSOs, NGOs and their discontents, By Reuben Abati

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- Civil society groups, including Non-Governmental Organisations are a positive force for change and progress in society, oftentimes helping to bridge the gaps of alienation between... Read More


Fani-Kayode: President Buhari scored a moral own-goal, By Ugoji Egbujo

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- That picture sullied the president. All the president had to do was demand a letter of apology. Ask the man to denounce bigotry and fake news and announce his remorse and repentan... Read More


Nigeria fire service saves property worth 'N15 trillion in three months'

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The Federal Fire Service saved 166 lives, rescued about 82 persons and saved property worth over N15.1 trillion between April and June, the government has said. The Minister of I... Read More


Nigerian stocks in further decline on sell-offs in big banks

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- Nigerian equities sank for the second day on the trot on Tuesday, with the benchmark index closing weaker by 0.08 per cent and the size of trade three per cent less, casting doubt... Read More


Businesses in Nigeria must accept e-Naira - CBN

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- Nigeria's digital currency, eNaira, is a legal tender just like the naira that must be accepted by all merchants and business outlets as a form of payment in the country, Musa Jim... Read More


Aisha Buhari Cup: Super Falcons, Bayana Bayana set for final day battle

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The maiden edition of the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women's tournament, called the Aisha Buhari Cup (ABC) is set for a thrilling finale at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena on Tuesday ev... Read More


Banditry: Jigawa bans sale of fuel in containers, movement of motorcycles at night

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The Jigawa State Government has banned the sale of fuel in containers and the movement of motorcycles between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. The state government announced the measures follo... Read More


Nigeria's Electoral Bill 2020: Convergence, divergence, and dilemmas, By Samson Itodo

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- As the world eagerly anticipates Africa's biggest election in 2023, policy capture, process manipulation, and geo-politics are defining the electoral framework reform process as v... Read More