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Pound sterling sinks on reports that Prime Minister Theresa May will delay a Brexit deal vote on the eve of what was forecast to be a “huge” defeat
South Africa’s rand is expected to erase around a third of the 10 per cent gains made in the past two months in the run-up to May elections as strong volatility rattles the currency, a Reuters poll found on Thursday.
Justice Nathaniel Ayo-Emmanuel of the Federal High Court Ibadan, on Tuesday discharged Kayode Philip-Togun, one of the defendants in the case of alleged N8 billion currency scam from further prosecution.
The Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday said it plans to boost its dollar sales to exchange bureaus after the currency weakened sharply on the black market.
The Nigerian central bank plans to boost its dollar sales to exchange bureaus after the currency weakened sharply on the black market.
The Naira on Tuesday was sold at N364.22 to the dollar at the investors’ window in Lagos, with a turnover of 147.30 million dollars, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
The Central Bank of Nigeria has injected over $10.97bn, into the Forex Market between January and October this year, to defend the Nation’s currency, the Naira, against other major currencies, including the dollar.” (See Punch Newspaper report of November 18th 2018 titled “CBN Defended Naira with $11bn in 10 months”).
The Country Managing Director, Accenture Nigeria, Niyi Yusuf, has urged Nigerians to leverage on innovation to boost productivity, economic prosperity and improve growth prospects.
Hadi Sirika: Search of Atiku Abubakar’s luggage, aircraft a routine exercise on all international...
The Federal Government on Sunday said the search on the aircraft of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, at the Abuja airport was a routine exercise that applied to all international arrivals.
The Edo State Police Command has arrested eight suspects, who allegedly traded in Nigerian currency at different locations across Benin City, the Edo State capital.
Osinbajo expressed this view on Monday at a keynote address at the 2018 Nation Building Workshop, organised by the Apostles in the Market Place in Abuja.
Taiwan independence campaigners will take to the streets this week for what they hope will be a major rally in a rebuke to Beijing and a challenge to the island's already embattled government.
Despite a worsening tariff war, China's trade surplus with the United States has widened to a record $34.1bn in September.
China’s trade surplus with the United States ballooned to a record $34.1 billion in September, despite a raft of US tariffs, official data showed Friday, adding fuel to the fire of a worsening trade war.
The World Bank has once more reduced its growth projection on Nigeria in 2018 to 1.9 per cent, down from the 2.1 per cent it had estimated for the country in April.
Asian stocks fell on Tuesday as the lift from an agreement that saved the North American free trade deal faded, with cautious views on the global economy curbing risk sentiment.
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has predicted dust hazy weather conditions over most parts of the country with partly cloudy sky, misty and foggy conditions over some southern cities on Thursday.
A 25-year-old wife of a police officer, Lydia Uwadiegwu, has been arraigned before a Lagos Chief Magistrate’s Court, Ogba, for allegedly chopping-off the ear of a female Sergeant, Blessing A. O. Umongu.
The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has condemned the reported attacks on officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) by officers of other law enforcement agencies.
President Muhammadu Buhari says a bill on implementation of the New Minimum Wage would soon be sent to the National Assembly for passage.
The Plateau State University branch of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities has urged the state government to release the N607m needed to pay earned allowances to staff members.
Manchester City laid down the gauntlet to Liverpool by leapfrogging their title rivals back to the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 win over Everton at the Etihad on Saturday.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said that the continent should unlock the power of its women and girls if it is to adapt to climate change, cope with disasters and build its green energy sector.
The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship candidate in Nassarawa State, Honourable Labaran Maku, has said former President Goodluck Jonathan remained his Leader forever.
The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has criticised the Federal Government for allegedly paying lip service to their demands.
Saudi Arabia on Monday rejected a resolution passed by the US Senate last week, which directly pinned the blame for the murder of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi on Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.