ABOUT NEWS EXPRESS
NEWS EXPRESS is Nigeria’s leading online newspaper. Published by Africa’s international award-winning journalist, Mr. Isaac Umunna, NEWS EXPRESS is Nigeria’s first truly professional online daily newspaper. It is published from Lagos, Nigeria’s economic and media hub, and has a provision for occasional special print editions.
Business Verdict Consumers lament high electricity bill 4 NAHCO staff to spend Christmas in jail Monetary Policy Committee retains lending rate, other key indicators Stock Watch Investment bankers circle MTN as woes hammer its share price Mad rush for Snapchat shares as it debuts in the stock market MTN moves closer to stock exchange listing Global Business Monitor MTN loses 714,000 internet subscribers •Etisalat 267,285, Airtel 149,801, Glo 143,787 Crude swap: NNPC debunks claims Aiteo is owing •Says Bonga FPSO shutdown will be well managed NLNG, Nigeria’s best success story — Minister Complaints & Requests Group queries N166bn contracts awarded by Fashola, petitions ICPC Oil company chief declared wanted over $26m FOREX fraud CNPP demands immediate, unconditional release of NYCN President by DSS Enterprise & Opportunities What businesses can learn from protests and advocacy Biggest fears of an entrepreneur and why they shouldn’t stop you from actualising your dream How technology disruption is good for the economy Love Matters UNILAG female student dies after ‘going out with a man’ Tragic Facebook Love: Cynthia’s killers to die by hanging Ibadan: Evil housewife boils husband’s manhood Columnists Policy incoherence fuels herdsmen’s attacks Coca Cola and NAFDAC as public enemies El-Rufai in the wilderness Interviews Buhari, purge those surrounding you — HURIWA Coordinator Cross River Governor ought to have been impeached for constitutional breaches — Presidential Aide Okoi Obono Obla Wike is the ruler type, not a consultative leader — Tonye Princewill •Also speaks on Buhari regime and his relationship with Amaechi, Atiku International Brexit: Britain serves EU divorce letter Businessman jumps to death after losing $7 billion in Ponzi scheme U.S. Police union warns Trump Sports Tinubu set for showdown with five-time World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Evander Holyfield Nigeria friendly with Burkina Faso cancelled Cocaine with Lionel Messi branding seized by police Religion Hajj 2017: NAHCON saves US$12.3m on pilgrims’ accommodation in Madinah NAHCON crashes cost of Hajj accommodation Fulanis, Christians worship together in Southern Kaduna church Opinion Bikola Saraki: A dwarf in the hall of greats, By Tony Ademiluyi Is Magu a victim of conspiracy of the corrupt? A tale of two Samuels, By Emmanuel Onwubiko Entertainment How I made my first millions as a comedian — Ali Baba Adele confirms marriage Chimamanda elected into US Academy of Arts and Letters Politics PDP peace deal collapses •Sheriff, Makarfi back to the trenches PDP will bounce back: Jonathan APC governorship aspirant accuses Obiano’s aides, APGA faithful of gangsterism, cyber bullying Business Nnanna appointed Chairman of Africa Finance Corporation Amazon to acquire Arab world’s biggest e-commerce retailer Breaking News: CBN approves licence for Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) Plc Features Newswatch: Sad end to ‘a way of life’! General Enenche: An Engineer in PR Turf? Haba!! Ibori: Setting the records straight, By Tony Eluemunor