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Naira up to N361.85 to the dollar in I&E window

The Naira yesterday appreciated to N361.85 per dollar in the Investors and Exporters (I&E) window due to an 80 percent increase in the volume of dollars traded.

Naira down to N362.03 to the dollar in I&E window

The Naira yesterday depreciated to N362.03 per dollar in the Investors and Exporters (I&E) window.
President Muhammadu Buhari says since 1978 when he was named the minister of petroleum till date, he has not lost interest in the oil sector.

Sluggish economy haunts Nigerian president at ballot box

Timi Soleye returned home to Nigeria from the United States to set up a gas logistics business six years ago, encouraged by predictions of growth and an expanding middle class.

Senior lawyer quizzed over $30,000 in Justice Onnoghen’s account

Detectives have quizzed a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Joe Agi, over alleged payment of about $30,000 into one of the domiciliary accounts of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.
National Chairman, Action Peoples Party (APP), Mr Ikenga Ugochiyere

CUPP alleges plan to force Justice Onnoghen to resign ‘at gun point’

The Coalition of United Political Parties on Tuesday alleged that it has uncovered a plan by the Federal Government to force the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, to resign “at gun point.”
Senator Abdullahi Adamu

Senator Adamu attacks ex-Presidents Obasanjo, Jonathan over Nigeria’s economy

The senator representing Nasarawa West at the National Assembly, senator Abdullahi Adamu has blamed the economic hardship confronting the nation on the bad governance former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, vice president Atiku Abubakar and Dr. Goodluck Ebere Jonathan brought to the country.
Some Nigerians have expressed diverse reactions as crowds gather to audition for the Big Brother Naija auditions across the country on Friday.

BBNaija: Nigerians react as auditions obstruct traffic, other activities

Some Nigerians have expressed diverse reactions as crowds gather to audition for the Big Brother Naija auditions across the country on Friday.

Naira stable at N360.5 to dollar at parallel market

The Naira on Thursday traded flat at N360.5 to the dollar at the parallel market in Lagos, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

Naira closes at N363.32 to dollar at investors window

The Naira on Wednesday closed at N363.32 to the dollar at the investors window, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
President Buhari swears In Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed in State House on 25th Jan 2019-6

Arewa forum backs President Buhari over suspension of Justice Onnoghen

The Board of Trustees (BOT) of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has backed President Muhammadu Buhari over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen.

The self-destructive, unforced error of fuel subsidy

The above quote is probably synonymous with the popular definition of insanity as “the continuous repetition of the same process with the same wrong results, and still expect a positive difference at each turn.”

Justice Onnoghen: Group commends AGF, demands speedy prosecution of Babachir Lawal

The Human and Environmental Development Agenda Resource Centre (HEDA) has commended the office of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice for the timeous and prompt nature of the prosecution of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, over the non-declaration of assets before the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

Naira loses marginally against dollar at parallel market

The Naira on Thursday lost marginally to the dollar at the parallel market in Lagos exchanging at N362.5, weaker than N362 traded on Wednesday.
Atiku Abubakar

Atiku Abubakar: Nigeria’s power situation not funny

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has said he is among those suffering from the power problem in the country.

Naira closes at N362.5 to dollar at I&E window

The Naira, on Wednesday, exchanged at N362.58 to the dollar at the investors window as investors traded a total of 334.34 million dollars at the close of business.
Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu of the People Democratic Party, PDP, has emerged the factional governorship candidate of the party for the 2019 governorship election.

Ladi Adebutu: Federal government plans to devalue Naira by April

A sitting House of Representatives, member, Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu, has alleged that the Federal Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari is planning to devalue the Nigerian currency to Foreign exchange rate in April.

Aliko Dangote feeds 30,000 IDPs in Zamfara

In yet another massive intervention, the Aliko Dangote Foundation Monday officially launched a major philanthropic programme in Zamfara State, doling out food items running into several millions of naira to support victims of insurgency.

Refinery: Federal government will source forex from Dangote – CBN chief

The Federal Government will soon start sourcing foreign exchange (forex) from Dangote Group, as soon as the latter’s refinery, petrochemicals and fertilizer projects come on stream.

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