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Worried by the inability of the 11 distribution companies to distribute power to many consumers, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said it is considering a new regulation to allow third-party investors take up and maintain parts of the vast electricity distribution networks currently owned by the Discos.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has expressed its readiness to strengthen collaboration with other regulators in the financial industry in Nigeria, to boost its financial literacy campaign.
China lifted 13.86 million people in rural areas out of poverty in 2018, the National Bureau of Statistics on Friday said.
Pope Francis on Thursday condemned unfair access to food around the world as “perverse”, saying it threatened disaster for humanity if not remedied.
Huge crowds snarled Dr. Kayode Fayemi’s campaign train on Saturday as Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State joined the All Progressives Congress candidate in continuation of his visits to parts of Ekiti State, selling his manifesto ahead of the July 14 ballot.
The Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) recorded 1,204 cases comprising 321 criminal and 883 civil matters in 2017.
Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Rural Development on Tuesday in Ibadan expressed displeasure with the non-functional state of the rural telephony facilities across the country.
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has praised Ajax's Andre Onana for his impressive displays between the sticks this season.
Islamist insurgents killed at least 25 soldiers and a number of civilians in an ambush in northeast Nigeria on Saturday morning, two security sources said, the second deadly attack on the army this week.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday congratulated the Zamfara State governor-elect, Bello Matawalle, and all federal and state legislators-elect on their victory in the 2019 general elections.
The World Health Organization moved forward with a proposal to classify “gaming disorder” as an illness.
Unai Emery is calling on his Arsenal side to summon up the spirit of tennis icon Rafael Nadal as they prepare to go in search of major silverware in the Europa League final.
Nigeria’s Flying Eagles produced a dominant performance to thrash Qatar 4-0 in their first Group D match at the U-20 World Cup holding in Poland.
Legends of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), as well as others who have featured for various Nigeria national teams, are set for a charity match in Lagos on June 7.
Outgoing Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Idiat Adebule, on Thursday said she never expected that she would be considered for the office.
The Oba of Isheri-Olofin in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State, Wahab Balogun, has debunked allegations of harassment and land grabbing leveled against him by one Alhaji Shamusideen Alade Adebimpe before the State Special Taskforce on Land Grabbing.
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has confirmed that the agency is investigating the Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha.