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Kim Jong Nam’s death: Malaysia cancels visa-free travel for North Koreans

According to Bernama, Malaysia’s state news agency, Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi announced that North Koreans would now need to get a visa to travel to the...

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Dubai airport records 8m passengers in one month

Dubai International Airport, the world’s busiest for international travel, has said passengers in January reached 8 million, rising 9.7 percent higher compared to the same...

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Air Peace Launches Sokoto Route March 1

Days after it took delivery of its twelfth aircraft, a 114-capacity Boeing 737-500, Air Peace has announced its intention to commence flight operations from Lagos and Abuja into...

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Naira reverses losses, appreciates to N503 per dollar

The Naira yesterday recorded its biggest daily gain against the dollar, as it appreciated by 3.3 per cent to close at N503 per dollar in the parallel market, as against the high...

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Naira rises by N4 as CBN intervenes with $411.8m

The naira, yesterday, appreciated to N516 per dollar in the parallel market as the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, intervened in the foreign exchange market by selling $411.8...

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CBN releases new policy actions in the Foreign Exchange Market

The Central Bank of Nigeria has released new policy actions for operations in the Foreign Exchange market. Read the statement signed by the CBN Acting Director, Corporate...

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Nigeria missing in 10 best airports in Africa

The guide to sleeping in Airports, a travel community that shares their experiences and advice with fellow airport sleepers at sleepinginairports.net, has revealed its 10 best...

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Southern California hit by massive storm

One of the strongest storms in years pounded California on Friday, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people from their homes, causing power outages and prompting flight delays...

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‘The powers of the president will not be questioned’- Donald Trump’s top man says White House is ‘considering all options’ to impose ‘Muslim travel ban’

Donald Trump’s chief speech writer and Senior White House Adviser, Stephen Miller, says the appeal court has overstepped its authority by halting Donald Trump’s...

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White House says new immigration measures forthcoming

US President Donald Trump was expected to unveil new measures on immigration as early as Monday in the name of keeping Americans safe, with a top aide insisting he did not...

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Meet the first woman to travel to all 196 countries of the world

Alot of people have the dream to visit as many countries of the world as possible but most times it remains just a dream. Now, Cassie DePecol just became the first woman to travel...

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FIFA Rankings: Super Eagles now 7th in Africa, 41st in world

Nigeria’s Super Eagles despite missing the just concluded AFCON have moved up nine places to become the 7th best team in Africa and 41st in the world. The latest FIFA rankings...

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Abuja Airport Closure: British Airways to refund affected passengers

British Airways yesterday said it will refund airfares to passengers who are billed to travel with the airline from Abuja during the closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International...

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Nigeria will stop fuel importation by 2019 – Kachikwu

Nigeria will stop importing refined petroleum products by 2019, Mr Ibe Kachikwu, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, said on Tuesday in Abuja. Kachikwu made the...

Naira depreciates further to exchange at N498 against dollar

The Naira on Thursday remained indifferent to the sale of over 250 million dollars to licensed Bureau De Change (BDC) operators nationwide as it suffered another loss against the...

Eight men are as rich as half the world — Oxfam

The wealth of eight men accounts for the wealth of about half of the world’s population, according to a report by Oxfam, an international confederation of charitable...

Oil prices drop as doubts over output cuts mount

Oil prices slipped yesterday over doubts that large oil producers will reduce production as promised and on expectations that United States production would increase again this...

Naira plunges further, exchanges at N497 to $1

The Naira on Friday depreciated further at the parallel market as dollar scarcity worsened, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. NAN reports that the Naira may be seeing its...

Mercedes-Benz tops premium vehicle sales

Mercedes-Benz rounded up the year with the number one position in the premium car segment at a double-digit rate in 2016. The renowned German automaker sold more than two million...

OccupyCBN protesters are blackmailers, want to destroy Nigerian economy – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has exposed a group which called itself Wailing Wailer as paid hirelings, describing them as a bunch of blackmailers fighting for the interest of...