Buhari Okays CBN’s Agric Initiative, Lists Achievements

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday, in his Independence Day broadcast, commended the premium initiative of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)- Anchor Borrowers programme (ABP).

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday, in his Independence Day broadcast, commended the premium initiative of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)- Anchor Borrowers programme (ABP).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Powerful Forces in Nigeria Behind Pressure to Float Naira, Says CBN

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) had to resist powerful forces that were determined to pillage and control the economy by insisting that the naira be floated.

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) had to resist powerful forces that were determined to pillage and control the economy by insisting that the naira be floated.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Falconets Whitewash Tanzania 6-0 to Qualify for Next Round

[Guardian] Nigeria’s Falconets whitewashed their Tanzanian counterparts 6-0 yesterday in Dar es Salaam to zoom to the next round of the 2018 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup qualifiers.

[Guardian] Nigeria's Falconets whitewashed their Tanzanian counterparts 6-0 yesterday in Dar es Salaam to zoom to the next round of the 2018 FIFA U20 Women's World Cup qualifiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

N’Delta Leaders – No Going Back On Deposition of Clark’s PANDEF

[This Day] Yenagoa -Niger Delta leaders comprising traditional rulers, renowned academics, the clergy and several others from various fields met at the weekend in Kolokuma/Opokuma local council in Bayelsa State, insisting that the authority earlier giv…

[This Day] Yenagoa -Niger Delta leaders comprising traditional rulers, renowned academics, the clergy and several others from various fields met at the weekend in Kolokuma/Opokuma local council in Bayelsa State, insisting that the authority earlier given to the Chief Edwin Clark's Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) to negotiate with the federal government had been withdrawn.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Still in Search of Economic Diversification

[This Day] As Nigeria marks its 57th Independence anniversary, a fundamental problem with the country, which continues to confront successive governments, is the failure to diversify the economy.

[This Day] As Nigeria marks its 57th Independence anniversary, a fundamental problem with the country, which continues to confront successive governments, is the failure to diversify the economy.

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Nnamdi Kanu Remains Biafra Hero, Dead or Alive

[This Day] With the controversy over the whereabouts of the embattled leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, yet to be settled, the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign state of Biafra (MASSOB) has said the s…

[This Day] With the controversy over the whereabouts of the embattled leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, yet to be settled, the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign state of Biafra (MASSOB) has said the separatist leader remained a true hero of Biafra either dead or alive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Iwobi Celebrates Nigeria’s Independence Anniversary With Goal

[This Day] Ahead of his arrival in Nigeria today for Saturday’s World Cup 2018 qualifier against Zambia in Uyo, Alex Iwobi, yesterday scored Arsenal’s second goal in the 2-0 defeat of Brighton at the Emirates Stadium.

[This Day] Ahead of his arrival in Nigeria today for Saturday's World Cup 2018 qualifier against Zambia in Uyo, Alex Iwobi, yesterday scored Arsenal's second goal in the 2-0 defeat of Brighton at the Emirates Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria