Posts Tagged ‘Reuters’

Ghosn fled Japan after security firm hired by Nissan stopped surveillance

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 4, 2020
Ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn left his Tokyo residence after a private security firm hired by Nissan Motor Co stopped monitoring him, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters today. Ghosn has become an international fugitive after he revealed on Tuesday he had fled to Lebanon to escape what he called a “rigged” justice […]

Nigerian inflation climbs for third month as prices rise across the board

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 17, 2019
Annual inflation in Nigeria rose for the third straight month in November, marking the longest run of increases in almost two years as prices climbed across all categories measured by the statistics bureau. In August, Nigeria closed parts of its borders to fight smuggling of rice and other goods, a move which has exacerbated inflation […]

One Year on, Buhari’s Reforms Fumbles and Tumbles – Reuters

by Breaking Timeson February 25, 2016
Almost a year after winning an election on promises to fix Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari’s grand vision of reform is fading, with power centralised in his increasingly remote presidency and the bureaucracy in disarray. After axing almost 50 top civil servants and 40 ambassadors and shaking up ministries in a bid to exorcise endemic graft, the […]