Financial Reporting Council: Buhari under pressure to sack Obazee

• Secret deal stifles agency

• EFCC intensifies watch as sleaze allegations increas



Guinness Nigeria deepens responsible drinking campaign, signs MoU with NYSC

Leading manufacturer and Nigeria’s only total beverage alcohol (TBA) company, Guinness Nigeria Plc, has revved up its commitment to driving responsible drinking behaviour among Nigerian consumers by partnering the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to deliver its innovative and trailblazing DRIN

Gaidam seeks partnership to explore solid minerals in Yobe

By Mohammed Abubakar, Damaturu


 Yobe State government is fully in support of the Federal Government's effort at diversifying the nation’s economy through solid minerals development.

Oil prices fall as Iraq resists joining output cut

Oil prices fell on Monday as Iraq said that it wanted to be exempt from an OPEC deal to cut production, though losses were capped by Iran saying it would encourage other members to join an output freeze.

Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council

The former Governor of Anambra State, Mr.

Niger, Iran to partner on agric, mineral resources’ devt

By Ummi Ismaeel


Niger State government has concluded plans to partner Islamic State of Iran to boost its agric sector, create more jobs and enhance internally generated revenue.

OPEC: Iraq to increase oil output

This has to trouble OPEC, and mostly Saudi Arabia, who has been trying to micromanage global oil prices over the past few weeks with announcements to agree to agree to production cuts at OPEC’s next meeting in November.

Rice importation remains banned – Customs

Nigeria Customs Service has denied reports that it has lifted the ban on land importation of rice.

‘NIMASA is not owing rent on Lagos offices’

The management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has denied owing

rent to owners of the agency’s Lagos office.

Saudi Arabia bluffs oil markets

Oil prices have been trending upward, both global benchmark, London-traded Brent and U.S.-benchmark, NYMEX-traded West Texas Intermediate (WTI), just a little more than week after OPEC said it would agree to agree to cut production at its next meeting in November.