Saturday, November 25, 2017

CBN On The Verge To Eliminate Forex Black Market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CNB) is on the verge to eliminate the foreign exchange black market in Africa’s biggest economy, the country’s finance...

Nigerian Govt Assigns Portfolios To 47 Career Ambassadors

The Federal Government of Nigeria has assigned portfolios to all the 47 career ambassadors cleared by the Senate. A document sighted by Daily Trust listed...

(Photos/Video) Russian Ambassador Assassinated In Turkey By Policeman Guarding Him

22-year-old Mevlüt Mert Altintaş shot dead the Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov, while the ambassador was giving a speech at an exhibition in...

FG Releases 38.7 Million Litres Of Aviation Fuel

In its bid to address the issue of flight cancellations occasioned by the scarcity of aviation fuel, popularly known as Jet A1, the Federal...

Donald Trump Emerges Victorious In Electoral College Vote

Donald Trump has emerged victorious in the Electoral College vote on Monday and secured his election as the 45th president of the United States...

FG Recovers N288bn Looted Funds From Jonathan’s Regime

A total of N288.6 billion of looted funds in the previous regime of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has so far been recovered by the Muhammadu...

FG To Earn $2bn From New Cash Call Policy

The federal government is expected to earn about $2 billion (about N61billion) from a new cash call policy that comes into effect in January...

92-year-old Mugabe to contest in Zimbabwe’s 2018 election

  Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who turns 93 in February, was endorsed on Saturday as the ruling party’s candidate in a national election scheduled for...

‘Buhari’s Second Term Will Position Igbos For Presidency In 2030’- VON...

Director General of Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, on Saturday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election for a second term would position Igbos for...

Obama Says US Will Retaliate Against Russian Interference In Election

President of the US, Barack Obama, has vowed to retaliate against Russia for its alleged interference in the presidential election. Obama made the pronouncement during an...

7 reasons Senate may have rejected Magu as EFCC chairman

The Nigerian Senate refused to confirm Ibrahim Magu as chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday, December 15. After spending over...

11 Nigerian Governors Who Have Submitted 2017 Budgets (See Most Expensive)

On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, President Muhammadu Buhari presented a budget of N7.30tn for 2017 before a joint session of the National Assembly in...

Buhari, other West African leaders meet Gambian President-elect Barrow

President Muhammadu Buhari and other leaders of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, met with the Gambia President-elect, Adama Barrow, on the...
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Over 59 per cent of Nigeria’s 2016 budget implemented – Buhari

As at the end of September, 59 per cent of Nigeria’s 2016 budget had been implemented, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Wednesday. The President said...

Buhari presents N7.28 trillion “Budget of Recovery and Growth” to National...

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday formally presented a N7.28 trillion federal government budget for 2017 to the joint session of the National Assembly for...

2017 Budget: Nigeria will become less dependent on imported products –...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration was determined to ensure a departure from dependence on imported goods to locally made products. The...

After 8 years, Ladoja’s N4.7 billion money laundering trial starts afresh

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday re-arraigned a Rashidi Ladoja before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over N4.7 billion alleged money...

PDP Crisis: Modu Sheriff ‘ready for talks’ with Makarfi

The factional Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ali Modu-Sheriff, said he was ready to return to negotiating table with the Ahmed Makarfi-led...

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