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CBN: With $30bn Reserves, We’ve Enough Firepower for Interbank FX Market

Chineme Okafor in Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Wednesday stated that it is already making some headway in its adopted foreign exchange...

NIGERIA

CBN: With $30bn Reserves, We’ve Enough Firepower for Interbank FX Market

Chineme Okafor in Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Wednesday stated that it is already making some headway in its adopted foreign exchange...

Police Warn Against Reprisals as MTN’s Office is Vandalised

•FG not ready to speak on incident, says communications ministry •Telco’s CEO leads team to meet Osinbajo •Nigerian students want ties with South Africa severed, burn...

BUSINESS

W’Bank Report Outlines Actions to Leverage Islamic Finance

Obinna Chima The World Bank Group and the Islamic Development Bank have published a first Global Report on Islamic Finance, which detailed the prospects for...

Lawmakers Commend CBN Intervention Projects

The House of Representatives Committee on Banking and Currency has commended the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) intervention projects in the educational sector. The lawmakers...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Our Country in Denial, But Children are Paying the Price of Brutal Boko Haram...

Adeola Akinremi Sickeningly sad story. Insurgents burned down her house. Her husband was killed. She became a widow. Her two-year-old eldest child died of measles....

Rites of Passage

Obosi in Idemli North Local Government of Anambra State is one of the towns in the state that takes its customs and tradition seriously....

Umeh: We’re Eagerly Waiting for INEC to Fix a Date for the Conclusion of...

Former National Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and the party’s candidate for the Anambra Central Senatorial election, Chief Victor Umeh, in this...

BORHA: A Seasoned Technocrat Bows Out at 94

Ide Eguabor Pa Lawrence Leo Borha (LLB), pioneer national trade unionist, technocrat and politician passed away on January 3, 2017 in Benin City the Edo...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

President Buhari

Buhari’s Vacation: The Hurdles to Curbing Medical Tourism

While President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has tried to curb medical tourism by discouraging its officials from accessing healthcare abroad, his own trip to London...

Hope for Pregnant Women in Nigeria

As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark World Pregnancy Week despite the country’s poor maternal health indices, MTN Foundation, through its...

5,000 Children Immunised in Free Eye Screening in Kwara

Hammed Shittu in Ilorin About 5,000 children between ages zero to five years have been immunised in the free eye vision screening exercise put...

FG to Increase Support for People Affected by Leprosy

Kuni Tyessi, Abuja The Federal Government would work with the Federal Capital Territory administration to increase support to the people affected by leprosy in the...

SDG: Ensuring Healthy Lives and Promoting Wellbeing

UK-based Clinical Pharmacist, Adaku Efuribe warns that the health of Nigerians may be at risk due to poor chronic disease management, lack of education...

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WAY OUT OF ARIK AIR DEBACLE

All the stakeholders, including AMCON, should sit at a table to decide the way forward Last week, the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) announced...