2kay – Police Quizzes Burna Boy’s Father

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Detectives from the Lagos State Command, on Tuesday quizzed the father of popular musician, Burna Boy, one Samuel Ogulu, over alleged refusal of his son to honour police invitation.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Detectives from the Lagos State Command, on Tuesday quizzed the father of popular musician, Burna Boy, one Samuel Ogulu, over alleged refusal of his son to honour police invitation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, CBN Retains All Rates On Growth Fears

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday retained all rates for the 16th month after a decision to move the nation’s benchmark interest rate from 13 per cent to 14 per cent in July 2017.The rates retained are the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR…

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday retained all rates for the 16th month after a decision to move the nation's benchmark interest rate from 13 per cent to 14 per cent in July 2017.The rates retained are the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 14 per cent; Cash Reserve Requirement, 22.5 per cent; and Liquidity Ratio at 30 per cent, with the asymmetric corridor also steady at +200 and -500 basis points around the MPR.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Analysis – Get Zuma

[Daily Maverick] With the current leadership crisis/handover/coup under way in Zimbabwe, it was only a matter of time before some of our own politicians started to make comparisons. Despite important differences between our societies, there is somethin…

[Daily Maverick] With the current leadership crisis/handover/coup under way in Zimbabwe, it was only a matter of time before some of our own politicians started to make comparisons. Despite important differences between our societies, there is something about the political zeitgeist that is shared by both countries that people simply can't resist. On Tuesday news broke that the ANC's Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu had told Reuters that no matter who wins the ANC's elective conference, President Jacob Zuma must be removed from

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Verdict Over Killing of Poacher in January

[Namibian] An Okahandja area farmer who was prosecuted on charges of murder and attempted murder after a shooting incident in which a poacher was killed early last year can expect to receive the verdict in his trial in the Windhoek Regional Court in Ja…

[Namibian] An Okahandja area farmer who was prosecuted on charges of murder and attempted murder after a shooting incident in which a poacher was killed early last year can expect to receive the verdict in his trial in the Windhoek Regional Court in January.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

CBN ‘On Course’ to Meet Single Digit Inflation Rate Next Year – Emefiele

[Premium Times] The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, is on course to realise its target of bringing the country’s inflation rate down to single digits by next year, its governor, Godwin Emefiele, said on Wednesday.

[Premium Times] The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, is on course to realise its target of bringing the country's inflation rate down to single digits by next year, its governor, Godwin Emefiele, said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria