Business

Nigeria, Iran to establish bi-national commission

Nigeria and Iran have agreed to set up a binational commission that will promote trade, investment, agriculture and technology transfer, following a meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and Iranian Vice President for Economic Affairs, Mohammad Nahavandian, on Friday in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. Speaking at the bilateral meeting held on the sidelines of the 5th Summit […]

Sports

Fifa announce plans to raise $1bn for Africa

Football’s world governing body has announced plans to raise $1bn dollars to build at least one stadium meeting Fifa standards in each African country. Fifa president Gianni Infantino was talking in Lubumbashi during the 80th-anniversary celebrations of DR Congo side TP Mazembe. He insisted that Fifa wants African football to shine and will work with […]

Business

FG seeks amendment of CAMA law

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate seeking an amendment to a section of Nigeria’s current Companies and Allied Matters (CAMA) law. His message was contained in a letter read out by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, at the start of plenary on Thursday. In the letter, the president wants to preserve the powers […]