Dr Dikko Radda, the Director-General of Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), says the future of Nigeria’s economy rests solely on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). Radda, who made the observation on Tuesday in Makurdi at…
Inflation rises by 0.66% in November, says NBS

Following Nigeria’s slip into recession in November, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says inflation increased by 0.66 per cent to 14.89 per cent in November, from 14.23 per cent recorded in October.   The Bureau this in the “Consumer…
AUC says wealthy countries may hoard COVID-19 vaccines

The African Union Commission (AUC) says it is paying attention to fears that wealthy countries may hoard COVID-19 vaccine stocks, South African International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor said.   Pandor said this while briefing the media on international…
Police foil abduction of Chinese in Taraba

The Police Command in Taraba says it has foiled an attempt by some armed men to abduct a Chinese national at Gidin Dorowa in Wukari Local Government Area of the state.   The command`s Police Public Relations Officer, DSP David…
FG names NAN headquarters after late Wada Maida

The Federal Government has approved the naming of the headquarters of News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, after the late Mallam Wada Maida, its former Managing Director.   The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, conveyed the…