Companies linked to Patience Jonathan’s $15 million plead guilty

Four companies involved in a money laundering case linked to former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, have pleaded guilty before a federal court in Lagos. Reports from premium times says, Pluto Property and Investment Company Limited; Seagate Property Development and Investment Company Limited; Trans Ocean Property and Investment Company Limited; and Avalon Global Property Development Company Read more

Nigeria move up in FIFA ranking, knock down Cameroon, Algeria and others

  Nigeria moved three spots in the latest FIFA rankings released today, while 2018 World Cup rivals Algeria, Cameroon and Zambia slipped in the rating   Nigeria are now 64th in the world after they were 67th the previous month. They are also 14th in Africa. The slim 1-0 at home against Tanzania earlier this month Read more

Naira Gains As Business Resumes

As business activities resumed yesterday after a two day holiday to celebrate the Eid-el-Kabir, the naira gained value at both the interbank and parallel market. The naira which sold at N325.25 to the dollar at the interbank market last week Friday appreciated to N315.25 at the close of business yesterday At the parallel market, there Read more

Ondo APC over Alleged Plan to Tamper with Primaries Result

Tension is currently brewing in the Ondo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) over alleged plan by some section of the party leadership to tamper with the result of the primary election, which produced a former president of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). Already, chairman of Read more