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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. …

Dapo Abiodun Announces Ogun State Governorship Inauguration Committee

Ogun State Governor-Elect, His Excellency (Prince) Dapo Abiodun, has announced the appointment of members of the Committee that will oversee various aspects of his inauguration on 29th May, 2019. In a …

China builds 158 Internet hospitals to curb congestion

China’s medical authority said on Wednesday that 158 Internet hospitals had been built, to address congestion in large urban hospitals amid digital tide. Mao Qun’an, a director of the National Health …

SEC approves MTN listing on the Stock Exchange

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said that it has approved MTN Nigeria’s  application to list on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) by way of introduction. Mrs Efe Ebelo, SEC Head, …

NACCIMA wants implementation of policy to curb illegal mining

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) on Wednesday made some recommendations aimed at addressing illegal mining activities in Nigeria. This call was made by the …