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Op-ed EditorSeptember 29, 2016

Peregrino Brimah: Godwin Emefiele promotes recession by denying Nigerians access to money

by Peregrino Brimah The Central Bank governor Godwin Emefiele has categorically rejected demands by Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufai, Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun ...

AzeezSeptember 26, 2016

UBA Chairman, Elumelu celebrates with Clinton at 70

UBA Chairman, Tony Elumelu and Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote attended the 70th birthday of a former US President, Bill ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 24, 2016

Sale of national assets: Labour unions threaten strike action

Labour unions in the country have threatened to embark on a strike action over plans by the Federal Government to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 22, 2016

NLC rejects call to sell national assets

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has rejected calls for the sale of national assets to help stimulate the economy. In ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 8, 2016

‘I can’t judge Buhari…Nigerian youth should be of use to themselves’ – Orji Kalu

A former governor of Abia state Orji Uzor Kalu has said that Nigerians should be enjoying power supply by now ...

AzeezAugust 28, 2016

Dangote, Bono visit IDPs in Borno

Business mogul, Aliko Dangote on Sunday visited the Dalori IDP Camp in the Bama Local Government Area of Borno state. Dangote was ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 2, 2016

Dangote Refinery will solve W’Africa’s fuel supply challenge – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said the largest single line refinery in the world being developed at ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 21, 2016

Dangote loses $3.7bn as naira’s value drops

On Monday, the richest man in Africa, Aliko Dangote suffered a gigantic financial hit. As a result of the new foreign ...

Isime EseneJune 13, 2016

Sam Omatseye: Go forth and give

by Sam Omatseye Three men have shown us the different shades of love. One shows it genuinely, the other as ...

Oreoluwa PetersMarch 2, 2016

5 Nigerians make Forbes 2016 World’s Billionaires list + See top 20

The usual suspects- President of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, Chairman of Globacom, Dr. Mike Adenuga; Chairman of Forte Oil, ...

Oreoluwa PetersDecember 11, 2015

Steve Wozniak, Herbert Wigwe, Governor Ambode, others step out for Access Conference 2015 (PHOTOS)

The sophomore edition of the biggest innovative conference in Africa, Access Conference 2015 which held at the Eko Hotel Victoria ...

Ada IgboanugoOctober 31, 2015

Dangote, Otedola, Rita Dominic others attend final day of #LFDW2015 (PHOTOS)

The final day of the 2015 edition of the Lagos Fashion & Design Week, has pulled in the big shots. Billionaires, ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 23, 2015

Dangote to build houses, pay wages of 15 professors for 4 years

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, will pay the salaries of 15 science professors to teach at Kano University of Science ...

Mallam YeroSeptember 2, 2015

Wow! That’s not inside the Abuja mansion of Africa’s richest man, Dangote (UPDATED)

Some random website on the internet called Africa Cradle put up pictures of what they say is Aliko Dangote’s house. ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 26, 2015

Aliko Dangote lost N141 billion on ‘Black Monday’

While other world billionaires lost tons of money last week, Aliko Dangote gained $79.2m (N15.6bn) from Thursday to Friday. But his ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 23, 2015

After making N15bn in 24 hours, Dangote is now worth…

From Thursday, August 20 to Friday, August 21, Nigerian business magnate, Aliko Dangote, made a profit of $79.2m (N15.6bn). The ...

Janeth JAugust 10, 2015

The 13 richest people in Nigeria

These are the type of billionaires “that laugh at Hov money…Billionaires with petroleum and coal money.” Naija, we gat ’em: ...

Mallam YeroAugust 2, 2015

Football Business: Ifeanyi Ubah versus Aliko Dangote

They are two great men worthy of emulation by any upcoming or aspiring Billionaire and of course their wealth can ...

Kolapo OlapojuJuly 29, 2015

Yar’Adua reversed sale of two refineries, refunded Dangote’s $750m – Obasanjo

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed that the late President, Umaru Yar’Adua, reversed the sale due to pressure. Obasanjo disclosed ...

Op-Ed EditorJuly 27, 2015

Waziri Adio: Why President Buhari must remove all fuel subsidies

by Waziri Adio  Besides, it is only those who live in urban areas who enjoy the subsidy at the moment. ...

Janeth JJuly 4, 2015

‘If subsidy is removed, a dollar might be N500’, says Dangote

One of Africa’s biggest businessman, Aliko Dangote  said Nigerians should  invest at home and create jobs stating that 5 to 10 ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 6, 2015

Aliko Dangote to Acquire Arsenal?

by Chinwe Okafor He is known as Africa’s richest man according to Forbes. What does a billionaire do in his ...

SolaApril 29, 2015

Lady turns celebrity in Ibadan after being spotted cruising a Dangote truck (PHOTOS)

by Anike Jacobs What a man can do, a woman does it better (excuse the cliche). There was a brief ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 24, 2015

Oh no, he didn’t! Did Adamu Mu’azu just call Fayose and Fani-Kayode ‘small boys’?

by Kolapo Olapoju Oh yes, he did. We are in the business of reading between the lines and it would ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 19, 2015

It’s going to be a very difficult year for Nigerians – Okonjo-Iweala tells CNN

by Kolapo Olapoju Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, told Cable Network News (CNN), on Wednesday, March 18, that the rest ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 9, 2015

Simon Kolawole: Why we need more entrepreneurs like Dangote in Nigeria

by Simon Kolawole I’ve always maintained that if Nigerian entrepreneurs had half of Dangote’s acumen and Nigeria-focused mentality, we would ...

Isime EseneMarch 3, 2015

#YNaijaPowerList: Don Jazzy, Rita Dominic, AY Makun, Davido… See the most powerful young people in entertainment

by Wilfred Okiche As the annual #YNaija Power List enters its 4th year, we bring you the most influential young ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 3, 2015

Dangote loses $10.3 billion… and still remains Africa’s richest man

by Kolapo Olapoju Despite losing a fortune in the past few months, Nigerian billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote, still remains atop ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 3, 2015

Nigerians listed their 20 most admired – and JUST 3 Nigerians made the list (LOOK)

by Damilola Jagun Apparently, Nigerians don’t have a lot of admiration for their fellow countrymen. According to a poll by ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 20, 2015

“GEJ is very scared of Osinbajo” – 7 important things you didn’t read yesterday (but should have)

by Kolapo Olapoju 1. Fayose, the APC ambusher. The opposition party is wary of Ayo Fayose… for he may be planning ...

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