• EU to spend €150m grant on power sector in Nigeria

    EU to spend €150m grant on power sector in Nigeria

    It was gathered that the European Union will spend 150 million Euros (N50 billion) on the development of power sector in Nigeria, Michel Arrion, the Ambassador and Head of EU Delegation to Nigeria, said on Wednesday.

    Arrion made this known at the 5th Edition of EU-Nigeria Business Forum pre-event news conference in Lagos.

    He said that the grant would be used mainly for the training of young engineers and funding of some technical aspects of the sector.

    According to him, EU is collaborating […]

  • How we will spend $29.96bn loan – Adeosun explains

    How we will spend $29.96bn loan – Adeosun explains

    According to reports, the Federal Government says that within the next three years, it plans to borrow $29.96bn from the World Bank, African Development Bank, and Japan International Co-operation Agency.

    The other international financial agencies it plans to borrow the money from are Islamic Development Bank and China EximBank.

    The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, gave details of the loan in Abuja on Thursday in a statement by her Special Adviser, Mr. Festus Akanbi.

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday forwarded a request […]

  • KWAM 1 writes on flying first class, advises Nigerians to spend their money as they would not take a Kobo to heaven

    KWAM 1 writes on flying first class, advises Nigerians to spend their money as they would not take a Kobo to heaven

    The ace Fuji star shared this photo on his IG page and wrote

    “Honestly we need to discuss this, why people use the word “OLOWO LOMA KUUREE”.

    When I was a young man in my 20s, many things people just seeing me do today I have been doing.. like travelling abroad on FIRST CLASS or PRIORITY CLASS.. One thing I never liked in my life is, why I should have to wait until some class of people get out of an aircraft […]

  • AY shares touching story of how he had to spend 9yrs in university because of difficulties

    AY shares touching story of how he had to spend 9yrs in university because of difficulties

    Popular comedian and star-maker, AY shared the heartbreaking but inspiring post of how the death of his parents caused him to spend 9 years in the university.

    Read his story below

    In December 1999 when my dad passed, It was difficult to take over his position as the first son. It became even more difficult when my mum decided to join him in no time.

    Embracing the reponsibilities of taking care of my four sisters and two baby brothers wasn’t the best message […]