As MPC Meets, Marginal Drop in Inflation May Delay Interest Rate Cut

[This Day] As members of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) commence their last meeting for the year Monday, the marginal drop in October inflation released recently might make the committee members to retain interest r…

[This Day] As members of the Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) commence their last meeting for the year Monday, the marginal drop in October inflation released recently might make the committee members to retain interest rate at 14 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, Militants Threaten Proposed Pandef Meeting in Warri

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has again kicked against the proposed Tuesday meeting of the Pan Niger Delta Elder Forum (PANDEF) in Warri, Delta State, describing the meeting as a threat to the peace in the region.

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has again kicked against the proposed Tuesday meeting of the Pan Niger Delta Elder Forum (PANDEF) in Warri, Delta State, describing the meeting as a threat to the peace in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Crash Out of FIFA U20 Wcup Qualifier

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women’s U-20 football team crashed out of the FIFA World Cup Qualifier in second round after succumbing to a 10-1 aggregate defeat at the hands of Ghana.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women's U-20 football team crashed out of the FIFA World Cup Qualifier in second round after succumbing to a 10-1 aggregate defeat at the hands of Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

African Wrestling Fiesta Will Bring Unity to Rivers State, Says Dalung

[Guardian] Youth and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung says hosting of the forthcoming African Wrestling Championship billed for Port Harcourt from February 7 to 11, 2018 will help unite the people of the Rivers State and Nigeria.

[Guardian] Youth and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung says hosting of the forthcoming African Wrestling Championship billed for Port Harcourt from February 7 to 11, 2018 will help unite the people of the Rivers State and Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

17 States Fail to Access N16.2b UBEC Fund in 2017

[Guardian] Failure by some state governors to access the Universal Basic Education Commission’s (UBEC) intervention fund is threatening the future of millions of Nigerian school children.

[Guardian] Failure by some state governors to access the Universal Basic Education Commission's (UBEC) intervention fund is threatening the future of millions of Nigerian school children.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bobsled Team Make Winter Olympics History

[Vanguard] For the very first time ever, Nigeria and indeed the African continent will be participating in the Winter Olympics courtesy of three determined Nigerian ladies, who make up the nation’s Bobsled team.

[Vanguard] For the very first time ever, Nigeria and indeed the African continent will be participating in the Winter Olympics courtesy of three determined Nigerian ladies, who make up the nation's Bobsled team.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Quiet Baba Dogo Tumult as Leaders Demand Murders Be Solved

[Capital FM] Nairobi -An uneasy calm has returned to Baba Dogo following confrontations between local residents and police after the killing of four people in the area.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -An uneasy calm has returned to Baba Dogo following confrontations between local residents and police after the killing of four people in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fast-Rising Mwaniki, Waweru Win Nyandarua Race

[Nation] Double East Africa Youth championships gold medallist, John Mwaniki from Kagondo Secondary School, and Chima Athletics Club’s Esther Waweru Sunday won men and women’s titles in Road Safety 15km Run at Gwakung’u in Nyandarua County.

[Nation] Double East Africa Youth championships gold medallist, John Mwaniki from Kagondo Secondary School, and Chima Athletics Club's Esther Waweru Sunday won men and women's titles in Road Safety 15km Run at Gwakung'u in Nyandarua County.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

North Rift Widens Cash Streams to Mining, Hydro Power and Tourism

[Nation] County governments in the North Rift are targeting investments in mining, tourism and sports industries to expand their economic base and diversify their revenue streams in order to stop over-reliance on the traditional maize and dairy sub-sec…

[Nation] County governments in the North Rift are targeting investments in mining, tourism and sports industries to expand their economic base and diversify their revenue streams in order to stop over-reliance on the traditional maize and dairy sub-sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya