The Nigerian Naira on Thursday, March 22, retained its new strengthened rate at the parallel market against Dollar. The local currency trades at N362, N502 and N444 against the Dollar, Pound Sterling and Euro respectively.
Angry youths on Wednesday night, March 21, set ablazed a celestial church of God, a vehicle at Bayan Dutse in Chikun local government area of Kaduna following the death of a boy alleged to have been ‘sacrificed’ by the pastor
Governor Ayo Fayose was spotted at Atinkankan/Old Garage/Oja Oba area of Ado-Ekiti on Wednesday, March 21, having a jaw-jaw with owners of buildings that must give way to his urban renewal drive in the Ekiti State capital.
Nigeria and South Africa, and nine others were on Wednesday, March 21, absent as 44 African leaders proceeded with the signing of the agreement that established the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday, March 21, said the commission was targeting registration of 80 million Nigerians in the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) ahead of the 2019 elections.
Abimbola Adelakun in this piece talks about Vice President Yemi Osinbajo confirmed that the suspicion of many Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari is not as powerful as he was marketed to be in fighting corruption.
The Nigerian Naira on Wednesday, March 21, retained its strengthened rate at the parallel market against Dollar. The Nigerian currency traded at N362, N502 and N444 against the Dollar, Pound Sterling and Euro respectively.
Nigeria's House of Representatives on Wednesday, March 21, re-introduced a bill seeking to establish the Nigerian Peace Corps organisation and another reordering the sequence of the 2019 elections for passage into law.
Brian Acton, the co-founder of Whatsapp on Wednesday took to Twitter to urge everyone to delete their Facebook profiles, following revelations about the extent to which Cambridge Analytica's had access to user data.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has announced that the Senate and the House of Reps have agreed to pass the 2018 budget would be laid on Thursday, April 19 and passed on Tuesday, April 24.
In a bid to force the judiciary to support its move to re-order the sequence for the 2019 general election, Abubakar Malami, the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and accused the National Assembly of resorting to threats.
Nigerian senator representing Bayelsa East and chairman of Silverbird group, Ben Murray-Bruce has expressed delight that the federal government listened to his common sense video and withdrew police officers guarding VIPs.
Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos state police command have apprehended two robbery suspects who are former inmates allegedly responsible for the murder of an Uber driver, identified as Godfrey Ovie.
The Nigerian Naira on Tuesday, March 20, retained its strengthened rate at the parallel market against Dollar. The Naira closed at N362 to a Dollar, while the Pound and the Euro traded at N502 and N445, respectively
Anambra state government in an interview on Tuesday, March 20, said that its attention has been drawn to illegal use of Dr Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka and has called on the defaulters to stop using the venue forthwith.
The federal government announced an official gazette dated February, Tuesday 6, 2018, that owners of overloaded heavy duty vehicles that ply federal highways will start paying fines ranging from N1 million to N10 million.
A suspect has been arrested by Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC) on Monday,March 19, at a motor park in Borno state for allegedly trying to divert books and other educational materials donated to schools in the state
The newspaper review for Tuesday, March 20, leads with Catholic Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos, Anthony Cardinal Okogie, has expressed fears of Nigerians entrusting their security in the government of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has said that the nature of corruption in the country is systematic and cannot be stamped out in one swoop, adding that this present administration has demonstrated enough political will to end it.
The commissioner of police in Kogi state, Ali Janga, and the state government have denied reports of fresh killings in the state, adding that no such attack took place in some communities and the news was false.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in a statement on Monday, March 19, said it had injected 210 million dollars into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market, in its bid to sustain liquidity in the foreign exchange market.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Monday, March 19, in Abuja expressed support for auditing and restructuring the existing federal system to give a sense of belonging to all Nigerians.