COVID-19: UK Airline caught running flight operation, aircraft impounded

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has announced that Nigeria’s aviation authority has caught a United Kingdom registered aviation company running commercial flight services under the pretence of humanitarian operation. The minister in a tweet on Sunday revealed that the company, Flair Aviation is a UK-registered company approved for humanitarian operations was caught conduction commercial […]

Over 1,000 new employees to resume duties at NNPC on Monday

Over 1,000 graduate trainees recently recruited by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) will begin work on Monday, according to the corporation. This was contained in a press release on Friday by the corporation’s Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Dr. Kennie Obateru. The new employees will assume duty first, virtually while the corporation […]

Private-Sector coronavirus relief fund amounts to N27.2bn, says CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday published the list of contributors to Nigeria Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID), which has amounted to N27.2 billion, as at April 23, 2020. The list shows the CBN and Aliko Dangote as the highest contributors, with N2 billion each. In a statement signed by Isaac Okorafor, […]

Where to get collateral-free personal loans online in Nigeria

Accessing personal loans has taken a different dimension with a couple of service providers giving out collateral-free loans without the need a proof of employment or even a visit to a banking hall for some paperwork. The repayment period for these ranges from 14 days to 6 months, depending on the providers. The maximum amount […]

Just In: IMF grants immediate debt relief to 25 countries

The International Monetary Fund, IMF, has announced immediate debt relief to twenty-five countries following the Coronavirus pandemic. The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Ms. Kristalina Georgieva, in statement issued by the global financial institution said: IMF Chief, Ms. Kristalina Georgieva “Today, I am pleased to say that our Executive Board approved immediate debt service […]

Asian markets rise after Fed stimulus boosts Wall St

The coronavirus pandemic has hammered economies around the world, sending governments scrambling to put together massive stimulus measures Asian markets were mostly higher in morning trade on Friday after the latest US coronavirus stimulus measures boosted Wall Street overnight. In its latest attempt to ease the economic pain inflicted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the US […]