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Studies find “super bacteria” in Rio’s Olympics venues, top beaches

Scientists have found dangerous drug-resistant "super bacteria" off beaches in Rio de Janeiro that will host Olympic swimming events and in a lagoon where...

Jaiz Bank, Unity Bank emerge worst performing stocks on NSE

ADEBISI ADEMOLA Jaiz bank Plc and Unity Bank Plc have emerged the worst performing stocks in percentage on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) for the...
Muhammadu Buhari

UPDATE: FG presents N7.281trn budget for 2017, pegs exchange rate at N305 to $1

....Launches economic recovery and growth plan before end of December   If the National Assembly acceded to the request from the Presidency, President Muhammadu Buhari will next week...

BoI violates FG directives, pays N12.2m estacodes to Enelamah, wife

In complete violation of existing federal government directives, Bank of Industry (BoI) paid N12.206 million in estacodes to Minister of Industry Trade and Investment,...

Chileans protest against World acclaimed private pension scheme

The world acclaimed pension scheme seems to have run into problems as hundreds of thousands of people across Chile are protesting against the country's controversial privatised...

Lagos is  World’s 13th costliest city

With the current fluctuations of the Naira, cost inflation for goods and services, and the instability of accommodation cost, Lagos city has become 13th...

CBN, Shareholders in face-off over banks’ N1.85trn bad debts

ADEBISI ADEMOLA Shareholders' groups are blaming the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for the rising Non-Performing Loans (NPL) or bad debts in banks which are eroding...
Jim Obazee

Corporate governance codes are in force—Obazee

The controversies regarding the effectiveness of the recently issued National Codes of Corporate Governance (NCCG) have been laid to rest with the Financial Reporting...

How American firm bungled Ebola response.

An American company that bills itself as a pioneer in tracking emerging epidemics made a series of costly mistakes during the 2014 Ebola outbreak...

Recession:  Buhari to shake-up cabinet, probes economic managers indicted in forex scam

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to restructure key appointments in his administration as part of urgent measures to redirect the economy and halt the...