Nigeria, 9th Most Dangerous Country For Women — Report

Nigeria has been named the ninth most dangerous country for women in the latest report released by Thomson Reuters Foundation on Tuesday. Nigeria made the list alongside India, which tops the list, DR Congo, Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, and Somalia, no thanks to poor ratings in cases of sexual violence, cultural practices, and human trafficking. Other countries […]

Our Policies Helped FG Recover, Save N283bn In 3 Years—Finance Minister

Tayo Olanipekun Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, said measures introduced by the government have in the last three years helped the nation in recovering billions of naira in looted public funds, tax recovery and also in reducing the cost of running public offices. A total of N283, 071,347,302 has been recovered as well as saved […]

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 […]

Flourmills Building

Flour Mills of Nigeria Plans Share Sale to Reduce Debt

Flour Mills of Nigeria has concluded plans to sell shares through a rights issue to cut debt and is registering a N70 billion bond programme to refinance short-term loans, the conglomerate said on Wednesday, Reuters has reported. Several Nigerian companies have tapped capital markets this year to shore up their balance sheets after a currency […]

Mercer South Africa Ltd enters into Strategic Partnership with EZ37 Solutions Nigeria

Mercer ( South Africa (Consulting) (Pty) Ltd has announced on 25 October 2017 that it has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with EZ37 Solutions Limited (, a Nigeria based Human Resources firm. Under the terms of the agreement, global human resources consultancy Mercer, will utilize the deep knowledge of the local Nigerian market and […]

Independence Anniversary: It’s Time For Nigerians To Unite -Hon Oladipupo Adebutu

As Nigeria marks her 57th anniversary, the citizens have been asked to embrace unity despite the nation’s diversity. Making this call in a statement on the independence celebration of the country on 1st October, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Rural Development, Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu stressed that the country could only achieve its desires if […]

Christ Living Church Mission House, Nimbo, torched on April 25, 2016

Climate Shock: How Soil Degradation Brought Nigeria Deaths, Sorrow, Distrust

Herders and farmers now share a fragile co-existence in Nigeria, further underscoring the fact that man needs the environment and the latter doesn’t need him. Tayo Olanipekun writes that effects of Climate Change on rural dwellers are quite death-dealing. He also focuses on how soil degradation brought death, sorrow and distrust.   Attacks on farmers […]