Category: Business

PHOTOS: Real estate guru, Kennedy Okonkwo and wife, Ichechi, celebrate 10th wedding anniversary

Billionaire businessman and real estate guru, Kennedy Okonkwo and his wife, Ichechi, are celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary. The couple released beautiful new...

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin step down from parent company, Sundar Pichai Becomes CEO

Larry Page and Sergey Brin, co-founders of Google, have announced they are stepping down from running the parent company: “Alphabet”. In a blog post released...

US threatens tax on champagne and French cheese, as Trump warns of another year of trade tension

The US administration is threatening to place import taxes on $2.4bn worth of French goods, including cheese, champagne, make-up and handbags. The planned tariffs are in...

Master P launches his own Ramen Noodles

American rapper and Entrepreneur, Percy Robert Miller, better known as Master P, has launched his ramen noodles called “Rap Noodles.” The 49 year old New...

Lil Wayne launches his own weed brand “GKUA Ultra Premium”

American Rapper, Lil Wayne is the latest of celebs to dive into the marijuana business. The 37-year old “weed” piper himself, announced the launch of his...

Maine Man shoots self to death with trap set for intruders

A 65-year old man in Maine, Ronald Cyr, bit his own bullet, literarily. Cyr had set up a home made booby trap to fire a handgun at anyone who opened his house’s front...

Nigeria Government secures variation of UK court order to P&ID ruling

Nigeria has succeeded in securing a variation of the UK court order from rather than making the cash payment of 200 million dollars security in respect of the P&ID...

Contestant reveals shocking details of “The Apprentice UK”

Lovers of the UK business-styled reality game show “The Apprentice” perhaps only get to see what is shown them on screen. But one of the contestants have...

Nigerian bank recognizes senior citizens with free services

Access Bank Plc has become one of (if not the first) bank to acknowledge that senior citizens in Nigeria need to be taken care of; with special treatment accorded them....

Twitter chief: Africa to define the future

Co-founder and CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, has made one of the most unexpected predictions about the African continent. In a tweet to announce his departure after a...

Twitter prepares to take off inactive users from December 11

Social media site, Twitter, has announced it will begin to delete accounts on its platform that have been inactive for more than six months. Those to be affected include...

CBN retains Monetary Policy Rate at 13.5 per cent

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), has retained the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 13.5 per cent while other policy parameters remained constant. Governor of the...

eBay Selling StubHub for $4 Billion to Viagogo

Online ticket exchange company, StubHub is getting a new owner. Parent company eBay announced today that it has agreed to sell the San Francisco-based StubHub, to...

Nigeria’s SEC Cancels Deadline for Multiple Accounts Regularisation

Individuals who have shares but have not gone to perfect their details as instructed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), for one reason or the other, may...

LVMH to Acquire Tiffany & Co. in deal worth billions

French luxury goods company LVMH, is set to takeover American jewelry retailer Tiffany & Co. Reports say the two companies are near reaching a deal worth about $16.7...

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President Buhari orders completion of Ajaokuta steel company

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate completion of the Ajaokuta Steel Company located in Ajaokuta, Kogi State. The company – which has yet to...

US Congress receives AM-FM Act to get radio stations to pay for songs aired

American artistes would be smiling to the bank more often soon enough after the AM-FM bill becomes law. A new legislation introduced yesterday to both houses of Congress...

Twitter now allows Users to hide replies

Good move; needless? What do you think? Social media platform, Twitter, has announced that it will now be letting users hide replies to their tweets. In a post shared...

Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s Son Honors His Father With beer

Young Dirty Bastard, the son of the late Wu Tang Clan member, Ol’ Dirty Bastard, has set a legacy for his dad, by making a beer in his honour. Young DB who says he...

Kanye West denied permit to build 70,000 sq ft Amphitheater

American rapper, Kanye West isn’t quite happy at the moment. His application to get a permit, to build a 70,000 square foot Ampitheater on his 1,400 acre ranch in...