Archives for September 2017

Monthly Archives: September 2017

Elections News Nigeria Politics

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the names of all candidates for the November 18 Anambra state governorship election. The commission said on Wednesday in Abuja that political parties presented candidates. The Commission, in a statement ...
Comments Off on INEC releases names of Anambra guber candidates
Lagos Experience News

…Crimes, paternity issues, others can now be resolved through technology- Ambode …Centre’ll enhance justice delivery, resolve high profile cases- U.S Consul General, Lagos CP Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday commissioned the first DNA Forensic Centre ...
Comments Off on Ambode inaugurates DNA centre

Saudi women will now be allowed to drive cars, Saudi King Salman ordered on Tuesday. The order ended a conservative tradition seen by rights activists as an emblem of the Islamic kingdom’s repression of women. The kingdom, the birthplace ...
Comments Off on Saudi women can now drive cars

Twitter says it is testing doubling the number of characters allowed in tweets on the social media messaging platform. “We want every person around the world to easily express themselves on Twitter, so we’re doing something new: we’re ...
Comments Off on Twitter tests 280-character tweet limit
News Nigeria Politics

The House of Representatives on Tuesday resolved to set up a committee to consult stakeholders on the rising spate of agitations in Nigeria. It expressed optimism that the committee would find lasting solutions to the agitations and seek ...
Comments Off on Reps to set up committee on agitations

The Federal Government says it has so far released N336 billion to its Ministries, Departments and Agencies for the execution of capital projects in the first quarter of 2017. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, in a ...
Comments Off on FG releases N336bn capital funds to MDAs in Q1

The Osun Chapter of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), on Tuesday directed its members working with state government to resume work after a seven-day warning strike over salary arrears and poor working condition. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ...
Comments Off on Doctors suspend strike in Osun

The Naira on Tuesday exchanged at N364 to the dollar at the parallel market as the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting of the CBN holds benchmark interest rate at 14 per cent. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ...
Comments Off on Naira sells at N364/$ as MPC holds rate

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday retained the benchmark lending rate and other monetary policy rates against a backdrop of macroeconomic stability. The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, said this ...
Comments Off on MPC retains lending rate at 14%
Economy News

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate would commence review of the 2017 Budget implementation by first week of October. He made this known in his speech at the resumption of plenary ...
Comments Off on 2017 Budget: Senate to review implementation – Saraki
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons