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Year: 2024


BREAKING: Kano Gov’t Stops Turbaning Of Emir’s Brother As District Head

The Kano State government has directed the Bichi Emirate Council to suspend the turbaning ceremony of Salisu Ado Bayero as a district head in the Emirate. A letter addressed to the secretary of Bichi Emirate Council and signed by the…


Naira gains at parallel market, trades at N1,500/$

Naira has continued its appreciation streak at the parallel section of the foreign exchange (FX) market. The local currency traded at N1,500/$ on Wednesday, representing a gain of 9.09 percent from N1,650/$ recorded on Monday. Currency traders, known as bureau…


Just In: Ghana passes anti-gay law

Ghana’s parliament has passed a new bill opposing the rights of LGBTQ+ persons. The “Promotion of proper human sexual rights and Ghanaian family values bill” was introduced by Sam George, MP for Ningo-Prampram, who has been vocal in the call…


Just In: NLC Suspends Protest, Extends Ultimatum To FG

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), on Tuesday night, suspended its two-day protest all over the country. The Labour, in a communique at the end of its National Executive Council meeting, said the objectives of the protest were achieved on the…


CBN directs BDCs to buy forex at N1,301 per dollar, sell at 1% profit

The Central Bank of Nigeria has announced plans to sell forex to bureau de change operators at N1,301 per dollar. The decision, which aimed to enable the sale of foreign exchange to BDC operators to meet the retail demand for…


CBN raises interest rate by 400 basis points to 22.75% to tackle inflation

On Tuesday, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) increased the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) by 400 basis points to 22.75 per cent from 18.75 per cent. CBN governor Yemi Cardoso, who chairs the MPC,…


Osun Youth Commissioner Distance Self from NYCN Crisis

The Osun State Commissioner for Youth Affairs, Hon. Moshood Olagunju has described the issues rocking the Osun State Chapter of National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) as internal, stating that he is not interfering in the issues of the council….


Sam OYUS Condoles Yeye Dupe Adeleke on Husband’s Demise

Board Chairman of the Osun state Water Corporation, Hon. Samuel Oyedotun has sent his condolences to the family, friends and most especially Yeyeluwa Dupe Sanni-Adeleke on the death of her husband, Alhaji Tohir Aderemi Sanni. Hon. Samuel Oyedotun while reacting…


CBN issues stricter guidelines for BDCs, other FX stakeholders

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has issued a draft of revised Regulatory and Supervisory Guidelines for all Bureau de Change (BDC) Operators and stakeholders in the financial services industry. The guidelines which seek to enhance the regulatory framework for…


Wigwe: NSIB receives U.S. preliminary report on crash

The Nigerian Safety Investigation Bureau (NSIB) says it has received the preliminary report from the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) regarding the crashed helicopter that killed Dr Herbert Wigwe and five others. Mrs Bimbo Oladeji, Director, Public Affairs and…