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COVID-19 vaccine when discovered and approved is likely to sell for $40 (N15,500) per dose. This is according to Vaccine Alliance, a global COVID-19 vaccine funding scheme. Seth Berkley, the CEO of the GAVI Vaccine Alliance, made know that although the facility was yet to conclude on a specific target...
The Federal Government has announced that one million vehicles would be converted to run on autogas by the end of 2021 in order to tackle the cost of transportation in the country. According to the Group General Manager/Special Assistant on Media to the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Garba...
Despite opposition from the US government, most European Union member states have continued to express their support for Nigeria’s former finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as the next director-general of the World Trade Organisation. The WTO’s effort to select a new leader by consensus hit a brick wall on Wednesday after...
The Federal Government has blamed the increase in the pump price of petrol to the announcement of the breakthrough of COVID-19 vaccine by Pfizer. It can be recalled that Pfizer and BioNTech announced that a vaccine they jointly developed was 90 percent effective in preventing COVID19 infections. Surprisingly, the message of...
The famous Nigeria-Ghana trade war has again begun, as Ghanaian government officials recently shut down shops belonging to Nigerians in their country. In a video which has since gone viral on social media, a Nigerian business merchant was seen standing against policemen, whom according to him, were not operating fairly...
The Nigerian government has resumed the importation of petrol from China. This, Unmask NG understands, is ongoing already as the moribund state of the national refineries lingers. For years now, despite billions of naira spent on maintenance and repair, the refineries have continued to perform below expectation which has resulted in...
No less than 4,000 unemployed youths in Lagos, will get N40,000 monthly stipends from Lagos state government, as Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu approved an internship programme for them. Yetunde Arobieke, the Honourable Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, made this disclosure via a statement she shared on social media. In the statement,...
Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has been mentioned in a fraud controversy on social media. The monarch was enmeshed in the controversy when a Twitter user tweeted that a real estate company owned by Ogunwusi, Grand Imperio Group, scammed him of N6.7 million. While responding to a Twitter debate where...
Business tycoon, Aliko Dangote has revealed that COVID 19 impacted Africa in two different perspectives. According to him, one of the perspectives is human impact, and the other, economic impact. His words: “For us here in Nigeria, mostly in Africa, the COVID-19 is really an eye-opener because when you look...
To an average Nigerian, there has not been a significant change since Nigeria gained her independence in 1960. What the West African citizenry has experienced over the decades is more of a double-sized economy. As unbelievable as it may sound, the harsh reality is that Nigeria has since been battling...