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Magu: VP Yemi Osinbajo's lawyer writes IGP, demands probe of 4bn allegation, Jeff Bezos' net worth now $180 Billion
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WhatsApp reaches 2 Billion users
WhatsApp has reached 2 Billion users two years after announcing a 1.5 Billion mark. The free messaging service and ad-free application was purchased by Facebook in 2014 for $19 billion.
Billions lost to uncorrected refractive errors, here’s how this can be addressed
2 Jul 2018
Did you know that $202 billion per annum is lost in productivity because of refractive errors? It would take $39 billion in infrastructure spend to address this.
SON discovers N8 Billion worth of fake cables in Lagos
21 Jun 2017
SON discovers N8 Billion worth of fake cables in Lagos.
Fani-Kayode reacts to allegations over unaccounted 2 Billion Naira
29 Apr 2017
Fani-Kayode reacts to allegations over unaccounted 2 Billion Naira.
Toyota Pleased by Trump Comment on $1.33B Investment
11 Apr 2017
Wil James, president of Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky, discusses the importance of the $1.33 billion investment in a Kentucky plant and reaction by President Trump.
Ford focuses on jobs in $1.2 Billion factory investment
29 Mar 2017
Joe Hinrichs, president at Ford Americas, discusses the automaker's $1.2 billion investment in three Michigan factories that will create or retain 130 jobs in the state.
Alleged N3.2 Billion fraud - Defence challenges failure to frontload witness statement
7 Mar 2017
Alleged N3.2 Billion fraud - Defence challenges failure to frontload witness statement.
No bonus for Mayer after millions of Yahoo hacks
3 Mar 2017
Yahoo says 32 million user accounts have been illegally accessed in the past couple of years, adding to around 1.5 billion in the years before that. Bad news for Marissa Mayer who's had her 2016 bonus forfeited.
How 126 Billion naira was used to recall contractors owed by Jonathan's government
23 Feb 2017
Babatunde Fashola has revealed that the N126 billion approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for 12 road projects across eight states was partly used to recall contractors owed by Jonathan’s administration.
Lawmaker reveals alleged attempt to forge Buhari's signature for $19 Billion stolen crude
13 Feb 2017
Lawmaker reveals alleged attempt to forge Buhari's signature for $19 Billion stolen crudes.