CBN Injects $210 M in Wholesale Forex Market, Others

[Premium Times] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday continued its intervention in the inter-bank sector of the Foreign Exchange market, injecting $210 million in the wholesale segment and other sectors of the market.

[Premium Times] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday continued its intervention in the inter-bank sector of the Foreign Exchange market, injecting $210 million in the wholesale segment and other sectors of the market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Killings – Pray for Us, Osinbajo Cries to Churches

[Premium Times] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, called on Churches for religious tolerance and prayers for those in government to overcome numerous challenges facing the nation.

[Premium Times] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, called on Churches for religious tolerance and prayers for those in government to overcome numerous challenges facing the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Appoints Two New Top Officials for NIA

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of Ambassador Apollonius Demenongu Agev and Kio Solomon Benibo Amieyeofori as Deputy Directors-General (DDGs) at the National Intelligence Agency (NIA).

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of Ambassador Apollonius Demenongu Agev and Kio Solomon Benibo Amieyeofori as Deputy Directors-General (DDGs) at the National Intelligence Agency (NIA).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tonto Dikeh Blasts Tunde Ednut for Shading Nina

[Premium Times] Actress Tonto Dikeh has blasted musician and blogger, Tunde Ednut, for shading Nina Onyenobi a.k.a Nina, one of five finalists of the just concluded BBNaija “Double Wahala’reality show.

[Premium Times] Actress Tonto Dikeh has blasted musician and blogger, Tunde Ednut, for shading Nina Onyenobi a.k.a Nina, one of five finalists of the just concluded BBNaija "Double Wahala'reality show.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

After Approving $462m for Aircraft, Buhari Formally Seeks Reps Approval

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has formally requested the House of Representatives to include the procurement of the Super Tucano aircraft to fight insecurity in the country in the 2018 Appropriation Act, after authorising the withdrawal of…

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has formally requested the House of Representatives to include the procurement of the Super Tucano aircraft to fight insecurity in the country in the 2018 Appropriation Act, after authorising the withdrawal of $462m from the excess crude account for the procurement.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Phillipo Chimbini Will Be Laid To Rest Today

Legendary kalindula musician Philipo Chimbini will take place at Chingola Road Cemetery in Kitwe. Chimbini’s promoter alderman Patrick Tembo confirmed to Radio Icengelo News that the family has announced that burial will be held today. Chimbini, who was born in … Continued

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Legendary kalindula musician Philipo Chimbini will take place at Chingola Road Cemetery in Kitwe. Chimbini’s promoter alderman Patrick Tembo confirmed to Radio Icengelo News that the family has announced that burial will be held today. Chimbini, who was born in 1944, had been battling stroke prior to his death on Sunday at Kitwe Teaching Hospital. Some of the popular songs Mr Chimbini produced include Abana Bamucani, Italanta and Emele. The post Phillipo Chimbini Will Be Laid To Rest Today appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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PF Outshine Opposition In By-Election

The ruling Patriotic Front has swept majority of the seats in the ward by-elections held Tuesday across the country. Unofficial results indicate the PF had picked good margins in the Northern and Eastern block. As well as Ntumbachushi, the PF … Continued

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The ruling Patriotic Front has swept majority of the seats in the ward by-elections held Tuesday across the country. Unofficial results indicate the PF had picked good margins in the Northern and Eastern block. As well as Ntumbachushi, the PF has bagged Shiwang’andu with preliminary results reading PF 545, UPND 47 and NDC 7. In Chinsali’s Mikunka Ward, the PF was celebrating a good day after its candidate managed 644, UPND 186, NDC 187, EEP 79 and Rainbow 10 to win the seat. The ruling party was also in good position in North Western province. In Mafinga, the PF posted a runaway win after polling PF 858, UPND 194 with the NDC managing 165 In Lealui lower ward of Western province, a close race between the PF and UPND was recorded with 733 going to the former while the UPND were at 596 at reporting time. The PF had good leads in Chiweza, Nyimba Constituency and Sinda Wards. The UPND is expected to carry the day in its traditional stronghold of Southern province. The early results were as follows; Chiweza Ward [Nyimba] Mombwe polling station PF 264 UPND 26 NDC 14 PAC Utotwe polling station PF 187 UPND 72 NDC PAC Msima polling station PF 370 UPND 59 NDC 54 PAC 4 Nyakaloko polling station PF 154 UPND 14 NDC 12 PAC 0 Chiwuyu Ward [Sinda] Makwesa Polling Station PF – 181 UPND – 61 Michembo Polling Station PF – 264 UPND – 126 EDITOR’S NOTE: These are unofficial numbers shared by credible monitors. The total figures will change to reflective comprehensive totals. The official results will be announced by the Electoral Commission of Zambia. The post PF Outshine Opposition In By-Election appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Clever Legal Footwork Puts End to Warlord’s Freedom

[Legalbrief] For decades he has been beyond the reach of justice despite deeds of almost incomprehensible depravity, but Liberian warlord Jungle Jabbah has at last lost his staring match with the law: last week he was given a 30-year sentence and has a…

[Legalbrief] For decades he has been beyond the reach of justice despite deeds of almost incomprehensible depravity, but Liberian warlord Jungle Jabbah has at last lost his staring match with the law: last week he was given a 30-year sentence and has already begun serving time in a US jail.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia