2015: Jonathan’s posters flood Abuja again

2015: Jonathan’s posters flood Abuja again

By Soni Daniel, Regional Editor, North As Nigerians celebrate Christmas, campaigners for  President Goodluck Jonathan’s re-election in 2015 have invaded Abuja with campaign posters, drumming for support for the President. Findings by Vanguard revealed that the posters...
Nigeria says 70 killed in battle with Islamist group

Nigeria says 70 killed in battle with Islamist group

By Camillus Eboh ABUJA, Dec 24 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s military said on Tuesday it had killed at least 50 Islamist rebels fleeing towards Cameroon in a battle in which 15 of its own soldiers and five civilians also died. Nigerian forces have stepped up an...
Nigeria: New policy on rice importation

Nigeria: New policy on rice importation

Alhaji Dahiru Ado-Kurawa, the Chairman, Presidential Committee on Trade Malpractices has made known the Federal Government’s intention for a downward review of the import duty levied on imported rice ahead of the yuletide season. This is in view to check smuggling and...
Nigeria unfurls new automotive policy

Nigeria unfurls new automotive policy

Nigeria’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved a new national automotive policy to, among others, end the importation of cars into the country. The Minister of Trade and Investment, Dr Olusegun Aganga, announced the decision after the council’s...