The Nigerian stock market maintained its positive performance wednesday, surging further to record a year-to-date growth of 41.9 per cent.
The Nikkei slumped to its lowest close for almost three months Wednesday, leading an Asia-wide sell-off sparked by President Donald Trump's apocalyptic warning over North Korea's weapons programme.
Trading activities resumed for the week on Monday still on a positive mood with the All-Share Index improving by 0.27 per cent.
Some blue chips recorded further gains on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday resulting in 0.62 per cent growth posted by market indicators.
The suspended Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Dr Mounir Gwarzo, on Monday, told an FCT High Court Maitama that the prosecution did not establish any prima facie case against them to enter any defence.
The Ogun State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned banks and other financial institutions not to succumb to threats and pressures from the outgoing governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, to obtain last-minute loans, overdrafts and other financial instruments barely two months to the end of his tenure.
A group, the Home and Street Kids Welfare Initiative (HSKi), said on Monday that no fewer than 50 children would benefit from its educational initiative, aimed at removing children from the streets in Kwara.
The Independent National Electoral Commission says it does not know if soldiers rigged elections in the River State governorship poll which was marred by violence.
Senegal's Montpellier forward Souleymane Camara has become the first player to score in 15 different seasons in France's Ligue 1 in the 21st century.
A group Delta Coalition for Ogboru has accused a governorship candidate of a political party of allegedly rolling out Banga rice that was served at various polling units in Delta central to swing votes in favour of governor Ifeanyi Okowa.
Oluwaforijimi Adewale, Nigerian disk jockey better known as Jimmy Jatt, says his drive to help artistes be themselves is the secret behind his success.
An FCT High Court in Maitama, on Monday, granted leave to the EFCC to amend the charge in the trial of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, and three others, over alleged N544 fraud.
Dr. Eddy Olafeso, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Vice National Chairman, South West, has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is highly incompetent and subjects itself to the whims and caprices of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Tuesday appealed to residents to remain calm over Saturday’s inconclusive governorship election.