CBN boosts currency market with $210

Forex: CBN lifts market with $210m By Rachael Ishaya The Central Bank of Nigeria said on Tuesday it had injected 210 million dollars into the interbank foreign exchange market, extending efforts to boost liquidity and alleviate dollar shortages. The bank said, in a statement, it had released 100 million dollars earmarked for the wholesale market, […]

Aisha Buhari’s clinic for women opens in Daura

Aisha Buhari’s clinic for women opens in Daura By Ahmed Ubandoma The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Tuesday inaugurated a 50-bed capacity maternal and children clinic built and equipped by the Aisha Buhari Foundation in Daura, Katsina State. Speaking at the opening of the clinic, Mrs Buhari decried the poor state of […]

Madrid defend Club World Cup today in Abu Dhabi

Madrid players face Al Jazira for Club World Cup title Real Madrid face United Arab Emirates league champions Al Jazira on their home soil in the semi-final of the Club World Cup today. Madrid won the competition for the first time in 2014 and again last year, when they beat Japanese side Kashima Antlers 4-2 […]

Nigerian Navy Holds Interview for DSSC Applicants

navy-recruitment-exercise Nigerian Navy Holds Interview for DSSC Applicants The Nigerian Navy wishes to notify applicants who sat for the Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 25 Aptitude Test that the interview for successful candidates is scheduled to hold from 15 to 23 December 2017 at the Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Ojo, Lagos State. […]

Law School Churns Out 4,294 New Lawyers,

CJN Justice Walter Onnoghen Law School Churns Out 4,294 New Lawyers The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Samuel Nkannu Walter Onnoghen has charged legal practitioners in the country to always resort to other alternatives to dispute resolution if pursuing a case in court will not be in the best interest of the society. Onnoghen, […]

Bankers Aid Money Laundering in Nigeria- Nuhu Ribadu

Bankers Aid Money Laundering in Nigeria- Nuhu Ribadu The First Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC), Mr Nuhu Ribadu has said several money laundering frauds happen in Nigeria with the active connivance of banks and their workers. Mr Ribadu who stated this in his keynote address at the Book Launch in Abuja […]

FG Hands over Presidential Lodge Marina to Lagos Govt

FG Hands over Presidential Lodge Marina to Lagos Govt The Federal Government on Tuesday completed the final handing over of the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government about twenty years after the journey to actualize it commenced. Speaking at the brief but impressive handing over ceremony, held at the Conference Room of Federal […]

Kano to Construct N2.2bn Classroom

Ganduje Kano Governor Kano to Construct N2.2bn Classroom Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has laid the foundation of classroom blocks, under the 2016 fiscal year Kano state government/Universal Basic Education matching grant projects, worth N2.2 billion in the state. At the ceremony held at Darmanawa Special Primary School in Tarauni local government area, […]

Trustbank Amanah to play an key role in economic growth

ICD and Trustbank Amanah officials at the opening ceremony of Trustbank Amanah in Suriname. — Courtesy photo JEDDAH — Islamic banking has made its entry in Suriname with the approval of the Central Bank of Suriname (CBvS) for Islamic products and services in the banking sector. The official opening of Trustbank Amanah, the first Islamic Bank […]