Nigeria, Once the Giant of Africa, Now the Joke of Africa – Jim Iyke

[Vanguard] Popular Nollywood actor Jim Iyke and Aisha Yesufu today storm Abuja to join forces with anti-Buhari protesters who seek for the resignation or the resumption of president Buhari who has been outside the country for so long. Jim Iyke who spok…

[Vanguard] Popular Nollywood actor Jim Iyke and Aisha Yesufu today storm Abuja to join forces with anti-Buhari protesters who seek for the resignation or the resumption of president Buhari who has been outside the country for so long. Jim Iyke who spoke to newsmen in Abuja said that 'Nigeria that was once the giant of Africa is now the joke of Africa'. He equally stressed that our 'mumu don do.'

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bell Lager to Bring Tekno and Mr Eazi

[Observer] Bell Lager has announced a concert slated for September 15, 2017 featuring Mr Eazi and Tekno as the main entertainment acts. It will be held at Lugogo cricket oval.

[Observer] Bell Lager has announced a concert slated for September 15, 2017 featuring Mr Eazi and Tekno as the main entertainment acts. It will be held at Lugogo cricket oval.

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Nigeria Loses Over N11 Trilion to Corruption in Power Sector – Report

[Vanguard] Revelation emerged Wednesday that the country has lost over N11 Trillion Naira to corruption in the electricity sector since the return of Nigeria to democracy in 1999.

[Vanguard] Revelation emerged Wednesday that the country has lost over N11 Trillion Naira to corruption in the electricity sector since the return of Nigeria to democracy in 1999.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Inside Lagos ‘Kidnappers’ Den‎’ Where Two Were Burnt Alive, Three Arrested

[Premium Times] Residents of Obadeyi at the Ijaiye-Ojokoro axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway on Tuesday called on security operatives to conduct a ‘thorough search’ on a building allegedly used by kidnappers in the area.

[Premium Times] Residents of Obadeyi at the Ijaiye-Ojokoro axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway on Tuesday called on security operatives to conduct a 'thorough search' on a building allegedly used by kidnappers in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Clarifies 27 Businesses to Enjoy Tax Break Under Pioneer Status

[Premium Times] The federal government has gave clarifications on businesses that would qualify to enjoy pioneer status under the additional 27 new industries and products approved last week by the Executive Council of the Federation.

[Premium Times] The federal government has gave clarifications on businesses that would qualify to enjoy pioneer status under the additional 27 new industries and products approved last week by the Executive Council of the Federation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Non-Oil Exports – How Nigerians in Diaspora Can Help Rebuild Economy

[Daily Trust] The government aims to replace oil as the major national exchange earner by growing non-oil exports to $30 billion in the next 10 years and eventually attain 20 percent of non-oil exports to GDP or approximately $100 billion annually base…

[Daily Trust] The government aims to replace oil as the major national exchange earner by growing non-oil exports to $30 billion in the next 10 years and eventually attain 20 percent of non-oil exports to GDP or approximately $100 billion annually based on its Zero Oil Plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria