Nigeria, Senegal, Cape Verde Dominate West African Hotel

West Africa has been at the heart of the continent’s growth and economic transformation in recent years. Notwithstanding the sharp slowdown experienced in 2016 and 2017, the region’s economy is expected to rebound in 2017 onwards. Commodity-based economies, like Nigeria, are slowly recovering from the fall in oil prices and oil production, while countries like […]

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Media Rights Agenda Calls on Federal Government to Halt Clampdown on Online Media

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has called on the Federal Government to halt its reported efforts to shut down online newspapers, blogs and websites perceived to constitute a “threat to national security”.   Describing the move as a brazen violation of the Constitution and Nigeria’s international human rights obligations, MRA threatened to lodge a complaint against […]

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Labule Opens In Lekki

A Nigeria-Centric Restaurant, Labule, has opened a new outlet in Lekki Lagos, yesterday. Labule, Nigeria-centric restaurant, operated by an indigenous company, Roots Foods Limited, offering real Nigerian local delicacies in a unique environment that combines the setting of a modern quick service restaurant with that of an African setting of a local ‘buka’, has opened a […]

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Dangote Foundation Joins Global Leaders To Fight Malnutrition – Pledges US$100 Million For Nigeria

What problem can be found in every country in the world and affects one in three people globally? What problem is so rife that the World Health Organization (WHO) terms it “the new normal.”? The surprising answer is malnutrition. It is not an issue that grabs many headlines or attracts much funding, yet malnutrition in […]

Sustainability as A Force for Good

With about 7 billion people living in the world, natural resources have come under tremendous strain globally. Rising temperatures, water scarcity, double burden of nutrition and increasing gaps between the poor and the rich are some of the challenges facing the world. Some corporate organisations have come to understand that companies must be a part […]

His Royal Majesty Oba Hafeez Olakunle Badiru

Parents, Children Should Be Educated On Child Rights Issues-Langbasa Monarch

The traditional ruler of Langbasa town in Eti Osa East Local Government Area of Lagos State, His Royal Majesty Oba Hafeez Olakunle Badiru has enjoined children and parents in Lagos State to know their rights as stipulated by the State Government laws. Addressing journalists in Langbasa in an event organised to mark his coronation, the […]

Osinbajo Satisfied As World Bank Commends Nigeria’s Economic Reforms

Nigeria’s recent ranking by World Bank, evidence of productive collaboration anchored by FG’s ease of doing business initiative Remarks by the Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo SAN at the Ease of Doing Business Stakeholders’ Engagement Forum at the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) Hall, Abuja on November 7, 2017: […]