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Sunday, April 30, 2017

Nigeria

Nigerian Senate denies rejecting anti-graft chief on corruption allegations

The Nigerian Senate has denied rejecting EFCC Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu because of corruption allegations. It says lack of consultation and indictment by security reports...

Buhari sacks PenCom, CPC, BPE bosses, 20 others

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday relieved the heads of 23 Federal Government agencies of their appointments and approved the appointment of their replacements. A...

Nigeria government to sell Ajaokuta Steel Company

The federal Government says it will sell the indigenous Steel Complex in Ajaokuta to private sector operators. The idea is to enhance operations of the...

CBN releases fresh $195 million into forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria says it released fresh $195m into the foreign exchange market Tuesday as part of its wholesale intervention to ensure...

Court remands seven Boko Haram leaders in Kuje Prison

The Federal High Court in Abuja, Nigeria's capital, has arraigned seven suspected Boko Haram leaders, who were allegedly involved in the kidnapping, and murder...

Nigeria’s central bank to hold in March, cut in third quarter...

TVC NEWS Nigeria's central bank will leave its benchmark interest rate unchanged on Tuesday to try and curtail high inflation as Africa's top economy...

Four suicide bombers kill two in northeast Nigeria’s Maiduguri

Four female teenage suicide bombers killed two people and injured 16 others in a residential area in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a...

Nigeria’s Foreign Reserves Hit $30 Billion

Nigeria’s foreign reserves have hit the $30 billion mark, the second time since President Muhammadu Buhari assumed office in May 2015. According to the latest...

400 Nigerians serving jail terms in South African prisons – Minister

Nigeria's Interior Minister, says about 400 Nigerians are currently serving jail terms in South African prisons for various offences. Abdul-Rahman Dambazzau made the disclosure at...

Nigerian govt. launches 48-hour online visa application system

Nigeria has launched an online system aimed at enabling business executives to apply for a visa online and collect it on arrival 48...
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