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Portfolio repositioning: NSE reverses trend, down 0.90 per cent

Portfolio repositioning: NSE reverses trend, down 0.90 per cent

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The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday reversed gains posted on the first trading day of the second half of the year, dropping 0.90 per cent. The loss position was due ...

Kaduna Assembly approves N233.6bn revised 2020 budget

Kaduna Assembly approves N233.6bn revised 2020 budget

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The Kaduna State House of Assembly, on Thursday, approved downward the state 2020 budget from the earlier approved figures of N259.25 billion to N223.6 billion. The approval ...

More blacks needed in UK Police to fight injustice – Johnson

More blacks needed in UK Police to fight injustice – Johnson

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday said he wanted a higher percentage of black people to serve in the country’s police force. Mr Johnson said it would facilitate more ...

Coronavirus: Africa records over 175,000 cases

Coronavirus: Africa records over 175,000 cases

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The number of confirmed Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Africa has risen to over 175, 000, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said. The WHO Regional Office for ...

Fear of Flood: Adamawa govt urges residents to relocate to safer places

Fear of Flood: Adamawa govt urges residents to relocate to safer places

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The Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), has appealed to people residing in flood-prone areas in the state to relocate to safer places to avoid flooding. Muhammad ...

COVID-19: Nigeria private jet operators ‘lose over $5bn’

COVID-19: Nigeria private jet operators ‘lose over $5bn’

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Private Jets Nigeria, an aviation service provider, says it has suffered a loss of $5 billion due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. Omotade Lepe, the Chief Operating ...

Brazil threatens to quit WHO following U.S. withdrawal

Brazil threatens to quit WHO following U.S. withdrawal

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has threatened to pull the country out of the World Health Organisation (WHO), citing the decision by the U.S. to withdraw late last month. ...

WHO requires $1.7bn to respond to COVID-19 – Director General

WHO requires $1.7bn to respond to COVID-19 – Director General

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The Director-General of World Health Organisation (WHO), Tedros Ghebreyesus, says the organisation requires $1.7 billion to respond to COVID-19 between now and the end of 2020. ...

COVID-19 may infect 44 million Africans – WHO

COVID-19 may infect 44 million Africans – WHO

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) says 29 million to 44 million Africans may get infected with COVID-19 in the first year of the pandemic if containment measures fail, according ...

COVID-19: UN launches $6.7bn updated humanitarian plan

COVID-19: UN launches $6.7bn updated humanitarian plan

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The United Nations on Thursday launched its updated Global Humanitarian Response that sought help and protection for the most vulnerable in poor countries. Nearly $7 billion ...

U.S. Treasury borrows $3 trillion as coronavirus bites harder

U.S. Treasury borrows $3 trillion as coronavirus bites harder

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The U.S. Treasury announced its borrowing will reach a record $3 trillion in the current quarter, as the coronavirus batters the economy and government spending increased, ...

Nigeria Immigration Service generated over N62 bn, $41.83m in 2019 – Comptroller General

Nigeria Immigration Service generated over N62 bn, $41.83m in 2019 – Comptroller General

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The Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, says NIS has generated over N62.6 billion and $41.83 million in 2019. Mr Babandede said this at ...

1.9 million people displaced in North East – UNICEF

1.9 million people displaced in North East – UNICEF

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The United Nations report has shown that there are 1.9 million people displaced currently from their homes in North-East, Nigeria. The Communications Specialist, UNICEF ...

How not to Ease Lockdown in a Pandemic, By Ahmed Maiyaki

How not to Ease Lockdown in a Pandemic, By Ahmed Maiyaki

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As residents of Lagos, Ogun and Abuja prepare for ease on the lockdown, the nation continues to record more cases of COVID-19, with the disease spreading at an even faster rate ...

COVID-19: Eat ‘agbalumo’, guava, other fruits to boost immune system – Researchers

COVID-19: Eat ‘agbalumo’, guava, other fruits to boost immune system – Researchers

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African star apple-(Agbalumo-Cherry), guava and cashew have the highest radical scavenging ability and antioxidant properties among commonly consumed fruits and people who want to ...

COVID-19: Why early action averts fake news, By Ahmed Maiyaki

COVID-19: Why early action averts fake news, By Ahmed Maiyaki

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While countries of the world continue to intensify efforts to contain the spread of the #COVID19 that has continued to grow exponentially in cases and fatality rate, the spread of ...

COVID-19: NSE to sustain remote trading

COVID-19: NSE to sustain remote trading

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The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has assured investors of seamless trading during the 14 days lockdown to stem the spread of coronavirus in the country. The exchange gave the ...

Poor Countries need $2.5 trillion virus aid – UN

Poor Countries need $2.5 trillion virus aid – UN

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The world’s developing countries need a support package worth $2.5 trillion to weather the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic, a UN official said on Monday. The UN ...

COVID-19: Schools defy closure order in Kano – Official

COVID-19: Schools defy closure order in Kano – Official

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Some Almajiri Tsangaya schools have defied the Kano State Government directives on closure of schools to prevent the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in the state. Chairman of the ...

FCT Police arrest 98 suspects, recover dangerous weapons

FCT Police arrest 98 suspects, recover dangerous weapons

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The FCT Police Command on Thursday said it arrested 98 suspects over various criminal offences. The command also said it recovered 15 AK47 rifles in the past two months. The ...