Category: Economy

Buhari Agrees to the Establishment of Nigeria – Saudi Council

Nigeria has potential to be among top 20 economies, says Riyadh President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Riyadh, accepted an invitation from the Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, for the establishment of Nigeria – Saudi Council. The council, according to a statement by presidential spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, is aimed at promoting investments and enhancing […]

Donald Trump urges Boris Johnson to team-up with Farage to form ‘unstoppable force’

DONALD TRUMP is urging Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage to unite to beat Jeremy Corbyn at the polls. The US President said they would become an “unstoppable force” to defeat Labour at the General Election. Donald Trump says Farage and Johnson could be ‘terrific’ In an extraordinary intervention in the campaign for the December 12 […]

Bring on December 12! Boris Johnson’s path to election victory lies in Rugby League towns

BORIS JOHNSON’s path to electoral victory runs through Rugby League towns, according to analysis. Strategists urged Boris Johnson to target “Workington man” in the next poll rather than the “Worcester woman” pursued by New Labour. Boris going to the country on December 12 (Image: Getty) The Prime Minister must rebrand the Conservatives by prioritising public spending […]

General election finally agreed but Corbyn makes new date demand – fresh row on cards

BORIS JOHNSON has vowed to accept an SNP and Lib Dem amendment to allow an election on December 11 following his defeat in the Commons last night – and now Jeremy Corbyn has said he will back today’s vote. Brexit: Ian Blackford ridiculed by Conservatives in Parliament The Prime Minister’s new pledge would mean an […]

Boris Johnson REJECTS Letwin Amendment in letter to MPs: ‘Delay is not a solution’

BORIS Johnson has sensationally REJECTED the Letwin Amendment in a letter to MPs that says simply “delay is not a solution”. Boris Johnson sent the letter to the EU today (Image: EMPICS) Mr Johnson said sin the letter that he will not ask for a Brexit extension before listing his seasons why. The letter reads: “I […]

Diaspora Remittances: CBN Says Official Inflows is $2.6bn, Not $26bn

•Oyo dismisses misconceptions over apex bank’s N7.6bn loan The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has clarified the official value of diaspora remittances to the country, saying the total inflows from Nigerians living abroad is $2.6 billion and not $26 billion, as being quoted in some quarters. The clarification followed reports that huge diaspora dollar inflows […]