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UK-based magazine, The Economist recently published a damning editorial that exposed President Muhammadu Buhari's ineptitude to govern, such that he tagged him incompetent. Amongst other things, the publication stated that the Nigerian President failed woefully in his promises, including tackling corruption, which was his campaign message in 2015. Below are the...
It appears that South Korea have agreed to withdraw its candidate from the WTO DG race thereby paving way for Nigeria’s candidate, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to be crowned the new Director-General of the global trade body. To this effect, South Korea will announce its decision to withdraw Myung-hee in the coming days...
Here comes an opportunity for Nigerians as Canadian government opens window for 5000 immigrants. This message of hope gives Nigerians candidates one step closer to Canadian Permanent Residence. In a statement released on November 18, 2020, the Canadian government announced that a total of 5000 invitations were issued to candidates...
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...
It’s no longer news that some #Endsars protesters' bank accounts have been frozen. This, Unmask NG, learnt might be unconnected to their involvement in the nationwide protests against police brutality in Nigeria. While the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) secured court approval to restrict the protesters' accounts, the protesters can...
It is no longer news that when the festive period approaches, Nigerians pay more while travelling, however, the sudden increase in the air tickets has resulted in a debate as several Nigerians lament on how they had to purchase tickets at costly rates. With the cost of air tickets, several...
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former Finance Minister, has been honoured as the Forbes Africa Person of the Year 2020. It appears that Nigerians are now turning tables around on a global scale with their outstanding works. They have made Africa proud and earned respect for their names. The likes of Akinwumi...
The Federal Government has announced a new date for the commencement of public works programme aimed at employing 774,000 people from all the 774 local government areas in the country. The programme which is targeted at engaging 1000 each from all the 774 local government areas for 3 months has...
The European Union (EU) has reiterated support for Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to become the next Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). During a video conference with President Muhammadu Buhari, the President of the European Council, Charles Michel, gave the re-assurance to ensure that the Nigerian...
Tesla CEO, Elon Musk has outshined the co-founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, thereby becoming the world's second-richest man ahead of the latter. Musk secured second place on the billionaires' list after his net worth jumped to $128 billion. According to Bloomberg Index, Musk overtook Gates after shares in his car...