Moody’s Outlook Stable for Nigerian Banks

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The outlook for the Nigerian banking system remains stable as banks’ foreign currency liquidity risks moderate due to rising oil prices and a more liberal foreign exchange policy, says Moody’s Investors Service in a report publishe…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The outlook for the Nigerian banking system remains stable as banks' foreign currency liquidity risks moderate due to rising oil prices and a more liberal foreign exchange policy, says Moody's Investors Service in a report published today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Teachers Back At Work After Strike Threat

[New Zimbabwe] It was business as usual at most urban and rural government schools on the second day of the new school term this week according to teachers’ representatives who spoke to NewZimbabwe.com on Wednesday.

[New Zimbabwe] It was business as usual at most urban and rural government schools on the second day of the new school term this week according to teachers' representatives who spoke to NewZimbabwe.com on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ekiti Voters to ‘Snub Money Bags’ – PDP Candidate

[Daily Trust] The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for the July governorship election in Ekiti State, Professor Kolapo Olusola has said the electorate would snub those using money to buy votes during the polls.

[Daily Trust] The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), for the July governorship election in Ekiti State, Professor Kolapo Olusola has said the electorate would snub those using money to buy votes during the polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

AfDB Approves $1.5m for Jigawa Solar Power Programme

[Leadership] The Board of Directors, African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved 1.5 million dollars grant to support the implementation of Jigawa state “One Giga Watt (GW) Independent Power Producer (IPP) Solar Procurement Programme”.

[Leadership] The Board of Directors, African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved 1.5 million dollars grant to support the implementation of Jigawa state "One Giga Watt (GW) Independent Power Producer (IPP) Solar Procurement Programme".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ebola – Govt Steps Up Surveillance At Airports, Land Borders

[Leadership] Following the death of 17 persons in the Democratic Republic of Congo due to the outbreak of Ebola disease, the federal government has step up surveillance at the airport and land borders .

[Leadership] Following the death of 17 persons in the Democratic Republic of Congo due to the outbreak of Ebola disease, the federal government has step up surveillance at the airport and land borders .

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ramaphosa Concerned Over Trump’s Withdrawal From Iran Deal

[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa has noted “with deep concern” the United States of America’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal, calling it a step back.

[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa has noted "with deep concern" the United States of America's decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal, calling it a step back.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Will Currency Swap Deal Stifle Nigerian Economy?

[Vanguard] Financial analysts have expressed concern that the currency swap deal recently signed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Peoples Bank of China (PBoC) will stifle the Nigerian economy.

[Vanguard] Financial analysts have expressed concern that the currency swap deal recently signed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Peoples Bank of China (PBoC) will stifle the Nigerian economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chief of Defence Staff Meets CAR President

[New Times] A delegation of senior military officers led by the Chief of Defence Staff of Rwanda Defence Forces, Gen Patrick Nyamvumba, on Tuesday concluded a two-day working visit to Central Africa Republic where they held talks with senior leaders of…

[New Times] A delegation of senior military officers led by the Chief of Defence Staff of Rwanda Defence Forces, Gen Patrick Nyamvumba, on Tuesday concluded a two-day working visit to Central Africa Republic where they held talks with senior leaders of the country, including the President.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda