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Kayode Fayemi: What I achieved as minister of mines

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, said that the revenue from exports in the mining sector increased by 592 per cent between 2016 and 2017.

Minister tasks telcos on inclusive, robust network

The Minister of Communications, Barrister Adebayo Shittu, has charged telecom operators in the country to ensure an inclusive and network coverage across the country.

AfDB approves $1.5 million for Jigawa power project

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it has approved a grant of 1.5 million dollars to support power project in Jigawa state

Nigeria warns on dangers of nuclear weapons

Nigeria has warned that the continued existence of nuclear weapons remained a threat to all mankind.

Private school owners vow to resist multiple taxes

The President of National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools (NAPPS), FCT Chapter, Hajiya Samira Jibir, says the association will henceforth resist multiple taxation on private school owners.

‘Massive’ infrastructure spending needed in Africa – report

Economic growth in Africa picked up steam last year and is set to accelerate strongly in 2018, but "massive investments" are needed in infrastructure, the African Development Bank (ADB) said on Wednesday.

Liberia: Africa’s oldest republic scarred by war, Ebola

Liberia, which elects a new president in a run-off on Tuesday, is an English-speaking nation in West Africa that still bears the scars of a gruesome civil war and a devastating Ebola outbreak.

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Twitter agog with World Cup frenzy

While millions of people are tuning in to watch the World Cup and commenting about it online, thousands more on Twitter are talking about what appears to be a similar but equally riveting event, the #WorldCup.

Union Homes sues Senator Stella Oduah over N385 million debt

Another creditor Union Homes Savings and Loans Plc, has come knocking at Senator Stella Oduah’s doors, demanding the repayment of N385 million mortgage debt.

Federal government begins pilot project for data registry, information system to support economy

Dr Anthony Uwa, Head of Implementation, Basic Registry and Information System in Nigeria, says the Federal Government is committed to the implementation of the project as it commences the pilot project in FCT.

Liverpool’s Rhian Brewster agrees new contract

Brewster starred during England's Under-17 World Cup success in India in 2017, scoring eight goals to win the tournament's Golden Boot.

World Cup: Russia ‘know how to stop’ Egypt’s Mo Salah

Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov says the World Cup hosts have figured out a way to reign in Egypt’s striker Mohamed Salah on Tuesday in Saint Petersburg.