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Good news as CBN introduces new Forex rates

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Monday introduced new Forex rates and would no longer trade the naira at N375 per dollar for invisibles, such as school fees, medical bills and travel allowances. The regulator said Nigerians can now get

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Establish ministry for elderly people NGO urges FG

A non-government organisation Charity Organisation for the Welfare of Aged People COWAP has called on Buhari administration to establish a Ministry to care for the aged their health and welfare. Speaking at a fitness walk in Lagos Island tagged “Elderly Walk

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UNILAG student dies after returning from an outing with ‘Aristo’

Tragedy has stuck at the Moremi Hall of the University of Lagos after a Chemistry Education student, identified simply as Tope, slumped and died at the institution’s medical Centre. Sources in UNILAG said the student, who was squatting in the

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SUV scam: Senate ctee grills Saraki

The senate committee on ethics and privileges is currently grilling Senate President Bukola Saraki over the seizure of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) belonging to the senate. Officials of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) impounded the vehicle in January after

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Magu out to bring down Saraki at all cost says aide

An aide to the President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki has again denied any involvement of Saraki with the Paris Club Refund. A statement issued on Sunday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu stressed that Saraki

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You can go home for now, court tells Ngilari

A former governor of Adamawa State, Bala Ngilari, who was jailed for corruption by the High Court in Yola has been granted bail, AljazirahNigeria learnt on Monday. Mr. Ngilari was convicted on March 6 for failing to adhere to the

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BREAKING…At last ABU opens up, says Melaye graduated from school

Ibrahim Garba, vice-chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, says Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, is a graduate of the school. He said this on Monday while fielding questions from the senate committee on ethics. “From the records, distinguished

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Kim Kardashian reveals her plans of having another child

In this shocking promo for next Sunday’s brand new episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the E! star drops a baby bombshell. The wife and mother of two, who had earlier stated that she never wants to go through

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Herdsmen on rampage again, invade Benue prison farm, kill inmate

The Benue Prisons Service on Monday confirmed that herdsmen invaded its Jato-Aka Farm Centre and killed an inmate, one Tersoo Agidi. ASP Stephen Nwanchor, Public Relations Officer, Benue Prisons Service, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi that

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Agric sector can generate over 40 million new jobs- Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has called for development, production and distribution of quality seeds to farmers in Nigeria in order to boost agricultural output and create over 40 million jobs for the unemployed population, a

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