Saturday, 13th August 2022
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Godwin Emefiele

1 day ago
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), yesterday, disclosed that it had no documents backing the N6.7 trillion fuel subsidy payment claim of the Federal Government.
3 Aug
A Coalition of over 70 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, yesterday urged the Federal Government to desist from increasing and introducing new taxes on Nigerians
1 Aug
Contrary to claims by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) that weakening of the value of the naira was caused by non-remittance of funds into foreign reverse by the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Ltd, fresh facts have shown that NNPC remitted N2.7 billion into its accounts with the CBN from January to June this year.
31 Jul
The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has blamed the poor economic management policies of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, for the recent free-fall of the Naira. The Naira within the week depreciated to an all-time low of ₦730 to a U.S dollar at the parallel market. President of…
28 Jul
Exactly a year after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) stopped the weekly funding of the bureaux de change (BDC) operators, crisis in the foreign exchange (FX) has worsened, with the dollar nearing the N700/$ ceiling, yesterday.
CBN governor Emefiele
22 Jul
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has clarified the warning issued by its Governor, Godwin Emefiele, on the illicit conversion of currency. It noted that the caution does not apply
21 Jul
Stakeholders unanimously called for support of Nigeria’s non-oil export sector, yesterday, at the seventh Annual Edition of the Zenith Bank International Trade Seminar, themed: ‘Unlocking Opportunities in Nigeria’s Non-Oil Export Business.’
18 Jul
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) might be left with no option but to resume the storage of sensitive election materials with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). INEC National Commissioner for Information and Voter Education, Festus Okoye, who gave the hint during a television programme on Monday, said…
18 Jul
In the face of economic and financial challenges, members of the rate-fixing arm of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), will face tough choices in the next two days as the sustained inflationary pressure...
18 Jul
The seventh edition of the annual of the Zenith Bank International Trade Seminar will be held on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, and virtually.
6 Jul
President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja today, Wednesday, to participate in the International Development Association (IDA) for Africa Summit in Dakar, Senegal. An institution of the World Bank Group, IDA is deepening its support to drive a resilient recovery for countries hit by the global crises of climate and COVID -19, growing levels of insecurity…
1 Jul
A Coalition of over 70 civil society organisations, the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, yesterday, expressed concern that the current leadership of the Central Bank of Nigeria ...


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Some repentant Boko-Haram members were on Saturday engaged in sanitation of maiduguri as part of measures preparing them for reintegration.
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The Ikom Calabar Federal High Way has been overtaken by flood, as motorists and road users were trapped in Okuni community after a heavy downpour in the early hours of Saturday
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Kyiv and Moscow accused each other on Saturday of striking the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southeastern Ukraine, which has been shelled repeatedly in the past week.
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Steven Gerrard won his first managerial clash with former England teammate Frank Lampard as Aston Villa beat Everton 2-1 to get off the mark in the Premier League.
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Baby weaning can be tricky, and finding the right food for them takes a lot of careful consideration.  In many Nigerian homes, brown pap is one of the first foods introduced during baby weaning. Depending on the tribe, pap has several names; the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria call it Akamu, the Yorubas call it…