Organised rice processing investors have warned that the N174.48 billion invested by Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) into the rice production value chain since 2015 is about to go waste unless the Federal Government orders Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) to be alive to curbing unbridled smuggling or even shut itsContinue Reading

The UK government is backing an advertising campaign urging Nigerian women and girls to find jobs at home instead of “risking a life of modern slavery” in Britain. Posters are to be placed in schools, churches and marketplaces in an attempt to reduce human trafficking, sexual exploitation and forced labour The campaignContinue Reading

 Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), may not have bargained for the kind of bitter fight he is enmeshed in, following his support for Jibrilla Bindow, Governor of Adamawa State, in the recently concluded elections. The SGF, SaharaReporters gathered, is currently battling a intrigues weaved togetherContinue Reading

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno says former governors in the ninth National Assembly have endorsed the candidature of Sen. Ahmed Lawan for the seat of Senate President. Shettima, who confirmed this development when he fielded questions from newsmen in N’Djamena, Chad, said the affected senators-elect had also endorsed Rep. FemiContinue Reading