Emefiele moves out of CBN Gov’s quarters in Lagos

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele is moving out of the apex bank Governors’ quarters in Lagos. Reporters can reliably report Emefiele was accompanied to the quarters by a team led by the CBN Special Investigator, Jim Obazee. The former CBN’s helsman is moving his personal effects from the building located on Glover Road, […]

JUST IN: Soldiers invade Okere-Warri, shot two, injures dozens 

No fewer than two persons were shot on Saturday at Okere Community in Warri Metropolis of Delta State. It was gathered the victims were shot by security operatives believed to be soldiers from the 3 Battalion of the Nigerian Army, Effurun Barrack. The first victim was identified as Macaulay Uku and the second simply identified […]

BREAKING: Mr Ibu reportedly dies at 62

  Mr Ibu, a Nollywood veteran has died. The actor whose real name is John Okarfor was 62. According to multiple reports from sources close to him, the veteran comedian passed away at Evercare Hospital. Many fans have shared condolences on X, reminiscing about movies the late actor has featured. Details surrounding the cause of […]

Actor Adeniyi Johnson celebrates birthday with twins

Actor Adeniyi Johnson marked his birthday alongside his twins, Ayomikun and Ayomiposi, with a celebratory post on his Instagram page. Describing the twins as his living testimonies, he expressed gratitude for the abundant blessings bestowed upon him and his family by the goodness of God. Read Also: Married over 32 years, my wife and I […]

Abuja is safe, Wike to UK envoy

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja Minister Nyesom Wike has said the nation’s capital is safe for investors. He said security and job creation for the residents remained key priority areas on the list of his administration’s agenda. Wike gave the assurance when he hosted the British High Commissioner in Nigeria, Richard Montgomery, in his office […]

Lassa Fever Outbreak: Kaduna confirms five deaths

The Kaduna State Government has confirmed five deaths following the Lassa fever outbreak in the state. The confirmation was in a report on the outbreak of the disease made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) by the state’s Commissioner for Health, Hajiya Umma Ahmed, yesterday. She said that an initial six samples were […]

Peaceful Protest: NLC takes to the street over reform pain

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday made good its vow to embark on nationwide protests, with hundreds of Civil Society Organisations members showing solidarity. The first of the two-day protest over economic hardship and insecurity in the country was peaceful in most states. In Lagos, policemen drafted to monitor the demonstration extended gestures of goodwill […]

Tinubu assures Nigerians the economy will get beter

2024: Stop groping in the dark, Atiku tells Tinubu

The economic situation will improve and pains will give way to prosperity, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu assured Nigerians yesterday. Urging citizens not to despair, he said things would get better. Also, House Representatives Speaker Tajudeen Abbas urged Nigerians to exercise patience and cooperate with the government in its bid to effectively implement the economic reforms […]

CBN allocates dollar to BDCs at N1,301/$

After nearly three years of suspension from the official forex window, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday resumed daily $20,000 forex sale to Bureaux de Change (BDCs). Up to 785 BDCs are eligible for the transactions and will access $20,000 each, bringing the daily sales to $15.7 million. The policy shift, announced by the […]

Nigerian lecturers have been on same salary for 15 years – ASUU tells Tinubu

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has urged the administration of President Bola Tinubu to promptly bring an end to the FGN/ASUU 2009 renegotiation agreement, considering current economic challenges. The union also called on the presidency to expedite the signing of the draft agreement reached with the Nimi Briggs committee. Speaking to reporters after […]