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  • 22nd August 2019

Declare State of Emergency Now – Soyinka

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka Soyinka, has called for declaration of state of emergency due to the security challenges in the South West Zone. Soyinka made the call on Thursday in …

Naira sells at N359.3 to dollar

The Naira on Thursday was sold at N359.3 to the dollar at the parallel market in Lagos. The Pound Sterling and the Euro closed at N450 and N396, respectively. At the …

Nigerians Establish United States Credit Union

The Nigerian community in the U.S. has embarked on the registration of members for its proposed Nigerian Federal Credit United Union in that country. A credit union is a financial cooperative …

Maurice Iwu cited over 1.2Billion Naira scam

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign a former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Maurice Iwu. EFCC’s acting spokesperson, Mr Tony Orilade, confirmed the …

Akwa Ibom launches new flour brand

(Samuel Odebowale, Abuja) – Akwa – Ibom State Government earlier today announced the introduction of its Kings Flour into the Nigerian market, as part of its efforts to industrialize the state. …

Empower youth to grow the African continent

Young people should be provided with information that will arm them for their future, says Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe. “Realising the full potential of the youth is when …

Game of Thrones’ ‘Sansa Stark’ changes last name

Actress, Sophie Turner, who featured in Game of Thrones as Sansa Stark is set to take her  husband’s  name and will be addressed as Sophie Jonas. Turner got married to Joe …

130 textile firms died to lack of power, finance

The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele has said that no fewer  than 130 textile companies have died in the country in recent times due to some …

7 banks pay N144.99m fine to regulators in 2018

Seven banks quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) paid N144.99 million as fines to regulators in 2018 for various contraventions. Investigations revealed that the fines were paid to the Central …