In 10 months, CBN ‘has pumped $3.6bn’ into forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has reportedly injected $3.6bn into the forex market since February. NAN reports that the naira has appreciated by 30.3 percent since the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) began its interventions at the foreign exchange

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I am far better than a PhD holder who wasted 16 years in office with no achievement – Shettima replies Omokri

The Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima has berated former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri for daring him to present his WAEC certificate. Trouble started when Shettima described Jonathan on Thursday as a clueless leader and an ‘unsophisticated country

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Saraki: When I mentioned subsidy fraud to Jonathan, he replied: ‘oil business is oily’

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, said former President Goodluck Jonathan was never desperate for power, but got there by providence. He stated this on Thursday in Abuja at the unveiling of a book titled, “On a Platter of Gold:

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Ogboni fraternity wants to kill me for destroying their shrine – Lagos pastor cries out

A Lagos-based pastor and leader of Kingdom Fire Ministry International, Chukwudi Okoh, has called on the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, Christian Association of Nigeria, and the Nigeria Police Force to investigate a threat letter purportedly written to him by some

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Nine dead as Taliban gunmen storm Pakistan school

Nine people were killed and dozens injured Friday when Taliban militants stormed a training institute in the northwestern city of Peshawar as Pakistan marked the birthday of the Prophet Mohammed, officials said. Police said four burqa-clad militants opened fire on

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ICPC to grill suspended SEC DG on Monday

The suspended Director-General of the Securities Exchange Commission, Mr. Mounir Gwarzo, will on Monday appear before the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission as part of investigations into corruption allegations against him. The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi

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Buhari flies to Jordan for counter-terrorism summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has left Abuja for Jordan to attend the Aqaba Retreat Counter-Terrorism Summit from 2-3 December 2017 . At the meeting, the President will share Nigeria’s experience on terrorism and its spread across West Africa, and solicit more

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Tension as residents kill six mobile police officers in Adamawa

There is tension in Adamawa town of Numan with many residents fleeing the area after at least six mobile police officers were allegedly killed by some residents. Security sources and residents told newsmen the officers were killed while trying to

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Governor Shettima exemplifies bad governance and incompetence – Group

The Save Ijaw Nation Group has said the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima lacks the mental capacity to criticise former President Goodluck Jonathan on any matter whatsoever. The group lambasted Shettima in response to comments by the Governor at the launch of a

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Prominent Nigerian celebrities who sidelined their Law degrees to become entertainers

By Amina Isah, Abuja Nigerian celebrities have always been seen as screen gods and role models in their respective professions in music or film. But unknown to some fans, most celebrities have their degrees kept safe somewhere. Below is a

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