Category: Business

Arik Air Sponsors Nigeria’s Centenary Celebration Pageant

Arik Air, Nigeria and West Africa’s largest airline is to play a key role in Nigeria’s Centenary Celebrations as an Associate Sponsor of the Centenary...

Tunisia : UN Human Rights Chief Condemns Murder of Opposition Leader

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms. Navi Pillay, has strongly condemned the assassination on Thursday of a Tunisian opposition leader, Mohammed Brahmi, and called...

Oil Thieves: No Indicted firm got fuel Importation Contract – FG

Federal government yesterday refuted reports that some oil firms who were indicted by the House of Representatives over their involvement in fuel subsidy scam had been...

Nigeria Defence College to Graduate 11 Foreign Participants, 120 locals

Nigeria’s apex military institution, the National Defence College (NDC), Abuja, will next week turn out 131 officers, including 11 foreigners, so far the highest...

Nigeria buries 15 Soldiers, victims of Boko Haram, Darfur

President Goodluck Jonathan, on Thursday urged the nation’s military to re-strategise and urgently end the Boko Haram insurgency. The president, represented by...

SURE-P to employ 10,000 youths in Katsina

The Katsina State office of Subsidy Reinvestment Programme (SURE-P) is set to provide employment to no fewer than 10, 000 youths in the state, SURE-P state chairman,...

Kano Govt, Bank of Agric to sign N2b MoU on Agric Development

Kano state government and the Bank of Agriculture, have consented to sign a N2 billion Memorandum of Understanding for the development of agriculture, through supporting...

Japan donates 342 tons of food to school pupils in Congo

Japan has donated 342 tons of food to Congo to feed primary school pupils in the Plateaux (centre), Cuvette (north), as well as Pool and Lékoumou (south) regions, the...

President Jonathan seeks more intra-African trade

President Goodluck Jonathan has urged African nations to make a greater effort to boost formal economic and trade relations among them. SavidNews gathers that President...

Oil Dispute: Reps C’mmittee Chairman calls for truce between Kogi and Anambra

The Chairman Joint Committee and Chairman Petroluem Up Stream, in the House of Representative, Hon Ajibola Muraini, has called on Kogi and Anambra state government not...

Bayelsa partners Shell, NDDC on road construction

Bayelsa state Government is to partner with the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, and the Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC on the construction of Ogbia-...

Catholic priest arrested in Rwanda for insulting President Kagame

A Rwandan Catholic priest has been arrested in Kigali on allegations of “inciting civil disobedience” through an ‘unauthorized’ demonstration at the...

Tackle FG on illegal deductions, Oshiomhole tells LGs

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has asked Local Governments in the country to demand a refund of monies deducted from their allocations by the Federal Government...

Nigeria pays ministers higher than U.S., UK, SA

Nigerian ministers receive higher salaries and allowances than their counterparts in Britain, United States, South Africa and other stronger economies, relative to the...