Kasuwar hannayen jari ta Nigeria ta yi matukar bunkasa

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionA watan Afrilu ne dai CBN ya yanke shawarar barin kasuwa ta yi halinta wajen sayar da kudaden musaya na kasashen waje ga kamfanonin kasar Darajar kasuwar harkokin hannayen jari ta Najeriya na ci gaba da karuwa bayan ta samu bunkasar da ba ta yi kamarta ba a wata 33 da […]

Oil rises toward $53 a barrel

Oil rose toward 53 dollars a barrel on Wednesday ahead of a U.S. inventory report expected to show crude stocks dropped for a sixth week. Brent crude LCOc1, the global benchmark, was up 50 cents at 52.64  dollars, after two days of decline. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude CLc1 added 44 cents to 49.61 […]

Nigeria approves spending plan, lowers 2018 GDP forecast – Budget minister

Udoma Udo Udoma, Minister for budget and national planing Nigeria’s government approved its medium-term expenditure framework for 2018-2020 on Wednesday, and revised its growth forecast for next year downwards, its budget minister said. Udoma Udo Udoma, minister for budget and national planing said after a cabinet meeting that the government had approved “a slightly different” growth […]

APC rakes #60.5m from Anambra gov’ship aspirants

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has generated the sum of #60.5 million from 12 governorship aspirants in Anambra State. Each of the aspirants paid #5.5million to obtain the nomination and expression of interest forms with the exception of the single female aspirant who received the documents free of charge. The 12 aspirants are: Chukwuma […]

Deposed Pakistan’s PM determined to lead rally despite deadly bombing

Pakistani security officials investigate the site following an overnight bomb explosion placed inside a truck in Lahore on Tuesday. — AFP ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s deposed prime minister is determined to hold a rally in his power base, the eastern of city of Lahore, despite a deadly bombing there, a spokesman said Tuesday. Meanwhile, in another challenge […]

I MET WITH PRESIDENT BUHARI IN LONDON – SOLOMON DALUNG

Yesterday, Tuesday, 8th August 2017, at about 2.30pm, I arrived 2-3 Campden Hill, Abuja House London for an appointment to visit Mr. President. At 3.05pm, I was ushered into a sitting room, then Mr. President walked in, extended handshake. “Che Guvera, Why are you not dressed in your khaki, was it because of the cold […]

Lebanon army prepares to clear border area of Daesh

Lebanese army soldiers ride on a military tank in Labwe, at the entrance of the border town of Arsal, in Bekaa Valley. — Reuters BEIRUT — Lebanon’s US-backed military is gearing up for a long-awaited assault to dislodge hundreds of Daesh (the so-called IS) militants from a remote corner near Syrian border, seeking to end a […]