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Poverty, economic crisis deepening daily, Nigeria’s VP Osinbajo cries out

Nigeria’s Vice president Yemi Osinbajo on Monday lamented that the poverty situation in the country, as well the economic distortions and hardship caused by...

Only 6 per cent of Nigerians use iPhones, new study finds

A new report released Wednesday by Apple shows that Nigeria ranks below India but above Brazil in using Apple iPhones. Apple iPhones are among the...

MacKenzie Scott, Jeff Bezos ex-wife, becomes the world’s richest woman

MacKenzie Scott, the former wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, is now the world's richest woman following a surge in Amazon stock. A writer and philanthropist,...

Nigerian civil servant smuggles brother’s name on govt payroll, takes salary...

The Niger state police command in Nigeria have arrested a senior civil servant for smuggling his brother's name on federal government payroll for 11...

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe resigns after 7 years in power

After a record seven years and eight months in power, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday announced his resignation, citing ill-health after a...

Cameroon bans exports of cereal, including millet and corn, to Nigeria

Cameroon has banned the exportation of cereals, including millet and corn, to Nigeria as a food security measure after a production drop. Cameroon blamed the...

Nigeria’s inflation rate rises to 12.82% as food prices soar

A new report by the National Bureau of Statistics, shows that Nigeria’s inflation rate rose further in July 2020 to 12.82% (year-on-year). This is a 0.26%...

PHOTOS: Inside billionaire James Dyson’s massive country pad that can fit...

An average British home is 81 square yards. With 4,840 sq yds to an acre, Sir James Dyson has 1,452,000 sq yds of space...

Read the letter Jeff Bezos sent to Amazon employees about black...

Amazon CEO on Tuesday joined the growing list of tech leaders calling for their companies to commemorate Juneteenth. In a letter to employees, Jeff Bezos urged...

Coronavirus: Amazon now makes $10,000 per second in online sales

Ecommerce giant Amazon recorded sales of $75.4 billion in the first quarter of 2020 as many consumers embrace online purchases due to COVID-19-induced lockdowns. That...

Two Chinese nationals arrested in Nigeria for illegal gold mining

Nigerian Police on Monday arrested two Chinese nationals for engaging in illegal mining in Bukkuyum Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Nigerian government had last year...

Checkered tenure of the outgoing AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson announced his retirement on Friday April 24, effective July 1, 2020. “After serving 13 years as AT&T’s Chairman and CEO, Randall...

Harvard turns down $8.6 million coronavirus stimulus allocation

Harvard University said on Wednesday it will not take the $8.6 million stimulus allocation offered to them as part of the massive $2.2 trillion...

Spain ships back faulty coronavirus test kits made in China, demands...

Spain has returned coronavirus testing kits ordered from China for the second time, after claiming that the second batch is also faulty, Dailymail reported. The...

Here are the big companies that depleted the payroll loans meant...

After a critical small-business loans program ran out of money last Thursday, many people have continued to wonder why the $349 billion depleted so quickly. The...

10 years of robust U.S job growth wiped out by coronavirus...

A record 22 million Americans who lost their jobs have filed for unemployment benefits in 4 weeks, wiping out a decade of job gains...

VIDEO: China’s wet markets back in business despite growing calls to...

Since Beijing last week lifted the lockdown on the city of Wuhan where the coronavirus outbreak is believed to have originated, its markets —...

COVID-19 could lead to surge in corporate and personal bankruptcies, experts...

The coronavirus-induced lockdown will cause bankruptcies to surge in the coming months, economists have warned. U.S Federal Reserve researchers predict the number of virus-related bankruptcies...

More than 10 million Americans lose jobs within three weeks, file...

As coronavirus continues to sweep through the world, the last three weeks have turned out the most devastating periods in history for the American job...

Most airlines in the world will go bankrupt by end of...

As coronavirus continues to sweep through several countries, aviation experts have warned that most major airlines in the world may go bankrupt by end...

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