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NBS: Banks’ credit to economy dropped by N136bn in Q1

The total credit from banks to the economy recorded a decline of N135.8bn from N15.74tn at the end of the fourth quarter of last year to N15.6tn in the first three months of 2018.

NBS: ATMs record transactions worth N1.56 billion in Q1

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) from selected Banks across the country, recorded transactions valued at N1.568 billion in first quarter.

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NDE trains 1,300 women, unemployed youths in Kogi

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE), in collaboration with the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Women Leader, Salamatu Umar-Eluma, gave empowerment opportunity to 1,300 unemployed youths at Anyigba in the Eastern Senatorial District of Kogi State.

Governor Lalong: Postponement of elections better than inconclusive exercise

Sequel to the recent postponement of the presidential and National Assembly polls last Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has said that the postponement of may have been the only option to save Nigeria from an inconclusive exercise.

Benue governor condemns murder of local APC chairman

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has condemned the killing of the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ohiimini local government area of the state, Mr Boniface Okloho, last Saturday by yet to be identified gunmen.
President Buhari visits the Train the Trainer Course organised by the Election Planning and Monitoring directorate of the APC Presidential Campaign Council in Abuja on 28th Jan 2019-4

President Buhari orders military, police to be ruthless with election riggers

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the country’s security agencies to deal ruthlessly with thugs and anyone found attempting rig next Saturday’s presidential election.
National Chairman, Action Peoples Party (APP), Mr Ikenga Ugochiyere

APP asks court to quash INEC’s ban on campaigns

The Action People’s Party and its National Chairman, Mr. Ikenga Ugochinyere, have urged the Federal High Court in Abuja to quash the Independent National Electoral Commission’s ban on campaigns by political parties till the new date of the presidential and National Assembly elections.