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Aliko Dangote, president of Dangote Group, says the conglomerate’s revenue base will hit $30 billion by 2020 — a feat he would have considered impossible 10 years ago.

Aliko Dangote maintains position as Africa’s richest man

Aliko Dangote, the President of Dangote Group, who was ranked Africa’s richest man in the 2019 Forbes Africa’s billionaires list, has remained consistently ahead of the pack for the eighth consecutive year, with a current net worth of $10.3 billion.
Peter Obi

Peter Obi: Nigeria needs economic re-engineering

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has said that what Nigeria needed now was a team with a firm understanding of global economic realities to plan the re-engineering of the country along those realities.
Bola Tinubu, former Lagos state governor and All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, speaks at a party meeting in Abuja Febuary 17, 2015. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde

Bola Tinubu: Political robbers deny Nigeria of competent Senate presidency

The National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Saturday in Ibadan said some unnamed political prostitutes and robbers denied Nigeria of vibrant Senate presidency since 2015 when President Muhammadu Buhari took over the reign of governance.

Nicholas Ukachukwu: Why I’m eyeing the Senate

The Anambra South Senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, (APGA) in the coming 2019 general elections, Prince Nicholas Ukachukwu, has said that he was inspired to throw his heart into the next elections in order to provide services as never been done before in the state.
kayode fayemi ekiti

Olusegun Aderemi: Kayode Fayemi needs society-minded entrepreneurs to succeed

Olusegun Aderemi, a Lagos based industrialist and Atayero of Aramoko-Ekiti, has described the last administration of Ayo Fayose as a monumental waste to Ekiti State. This is even as he noted that Governor Kayode Fayemi needed society-minded entrepreneurs to succeed.

Enugu guber: Ekene Uzodinma emrges UPP candidate

An industrialist, Ekene Uzodinma, has picked the United Progressive Party (UPP) nomination form for Enugu State governorship election.
Princess Funke Adedoyin

Kwara House of Reps member Funke Adedoyin passes on

A member of the House of Representatives representing Irepodun Isin/Ekiti/Oke Ero Federal Constituency of Kwara State, Ms. Funke Adedoyin, has passed on.

PDP mulls consensus presidential candidate to avoid implosion

Some powerful members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), concerned about the possible implosion of the party after the 5 October primary election to pick a presidential candidate, are in frantic search of a consensus candidate.

2019: APC to hold 1 million-man rally in support of President Buhari

Party faithful of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District Of Akwa Ibom State have concluded arrangements to hold one-million-man-march in Ikot Ekpene in Akwa Ibom State on Saturday July 21st by 10.00am.

President Buhari: My government will not tolerate mediocrity under any guise

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, said he would not tolerate mediocrity from any public or private citizen, just as he would go out of his way to reward excellence.

Senator Makarfi mourns Kano billionaire Isyaku Rabiu

Former Governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has condoled with the family and people of Kano State over the death of Tijjaniya Muslim leader and Kano businessman, Khalifa Isiyaku Rabiu.

Innoson chief Innocent Chukwuma released on bail

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has released the statement below announcing the release of Innocent Chukwuma, the chief executive officer of Innoson Motors.

Why commodities prices are high – MAN chief

An Industrialist, Mr Frank Jacob, said on Friday that the prices of domestic commodities were up because the exchange rate between the naira and the dollar was still high.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook

Apple’s Tim Cook calls for privacy bill with right to delete data

Apple chief executive Tim Cook called on US lawmakers Thursday to pass privacy legislation enabling consumers to see and delete their harvested online personal data from a central clearinghouse.

Ex-CDS Alex Badeh for burial January 23 in Abuja

Former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Air Chief Marshall Alex Badeh, who was murdered along the Abuja-Keffi/Kaduna road, would be buried on January 23.
Wife of the President, Dr Aisha Buhari kick-starts the Women and Youth 2019 Presidential Campaign Rally in Kano. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE JAN 5 2019.-4

Election: Aisha Buhari, APC governors’ wives campaign massively for party

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, and wives of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governors in the North-East have called on women and youths to vote massively for the party in the forthcoming general elections.

INEC: 209,721 PVCs yet to be collected in Cross River

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 209,721 Permanent Voter’s Card (PVCs) have yet to be collected in Cross River ahead of the 2019 general elections.