Emefiele Defends Quantitative Easing, Says CBN Is Not Overfunding Govt

[This Day] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has defended the Bank’s funding of the federal government through quantitative easing (QE), stating that there was no substance in the claim that the central bank was overfundi…

[This Day] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has defended the Bank's funding of the federal government through quantitative easing (QE), stating that there was no substance in the claim that the central bank was overfunding the government, on the one hand, and mopping up liquidity through special auctions, on the other.

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CAN Declares Oct 1 Day of Prayers

[This Day] The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has directed churches in the country to dedicate October 1 as a day of prayers for the salvation of Nigeria.

[This Day] The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has directed churches in the country to dedicate October 1 as a day of prayers for the salvation of Nigeria.

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We’ll Turn Energy Utility Into a Profit Making Venture, Says REG Chief

[New Times] Plans are in their final phase to turn the Energy Development Corporation Ltd (EDCL) into a profit-making and self-reliant institution, the chief executive said yesterday.

[New Times] Plans are in their final phase to turn the Energy Development Corporation Ltd (EDCL) into a profit-making and self-reliant institution, the chief executive said yesterday.

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2019 Elections – How Viable Is Another Buhari Option?

[Guardian] Although he is barely into the second two-year half of his tenure, the question of whether President Muhammadu Buhari would seek a second term of office in 2019, is already being asked by Nigerians especially stakeholders in his All Progress…

[Guardian] Although he is barely into the second two-year half of his tenure, the question of whether President Muhammadu Buhari would seek a second term of office in 2019, is already being asked by Nigerians especially stakeholders in his All Progressives Congress (APC) ruling party.

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‘Reset’ Headlines Lights Camera Africa Festival 2017

[Guardian] One of Africa’s landmark cultural events, Lights Camera Africa!!! Film Festival is returning in 2017 with the theme ‘Reset.’ The groundbreaking film, An Opera of The World by Manthia Diawara, will be making its African premiere at LCA 2017.

[Guardian] One of Africa's landmark cultural events, Lights Camera Africa!!! Film Festival is returning in 2017 with the theme 'Reset.' The groundbreaking film, An Opera of The World by Manthia Diawara, will be making its African premiere at LCA 2017.

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INEC Shortlists 37 Political Parties for Anambra State Governorship Poll

[Guardian] The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the names of 37 registered political parties contesting for the Anambra State November 18, 2017 governorship election.

[Guardian] The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the names of 37 registered political parties contesting for the Anambra State November 18, 2017 governorship election.

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Government Promises Universal Access to Water, Power

[New Times] All Rwandans will have access to electricity and water in the next seven years and will have easier access to public service, thanks to the use of latest achievements in Information and Communications Technology (ICT), Prime Minister Edouar…

[New Times] All Rwandans will have access to electricity and water in the next seven years and will have easier access to public service, thanks to the use of latest achievements in Information and Communications Technology (ICT), Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente has pledged.

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Sifa Gospel Awards for Sunday

[New Times] All roads will lead to Kigali Marriott Hotel on Sunday for the fifth edition of Sifa Awards, in which 15 gospel personalities will be recognised.

[New Times] All roads will lead to Kigali Marriott Hotel on Sunday for the fifth edition of Sifa Awards, in which 15 gospel personalities will be recognised.

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We Don’t Have Football Clubs in Nigeria, Says Onigbinde

[Guardian] Former coach of 3SC Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC), Chief Onigbinde Adegboye yesterday said the country was yet to embrace professionalism in its football, while insisting that there are no soccer clubs in the country.

[Guardian] Former coach of 3SC Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC), Chief Onigbinde Adegboye yesterday said the country was yet to embrace professionalism in its football, while insisting that there are no soccer clubs in the country.

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