CBN Defends Naira With $1.5 Bn in August

[Leadership] Lagos -In a move to bridge the gap between official market and parallel market rates, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected estimated $1.5 billion into foreign exchange market in August this year.

[Leadership] Lagos -In a move to bridge the gap between official market and parallel market rates, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected estimated $1.5 billion into foreign exchange market in August this year.

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Unveiling the 37 Cultural Wonders of Nigeria

[Leadership] Recently, the National Council for Arts Culture unveiled its compilation of the 37 Cultural Wonders of Nigeria. The 37 Cultural Wonders of Nigeria is a brand identity and marketing concept premised on peculiar tangible manifestations and i…

[Leadership] Recently, the National Council for Arts Culture unveiled its compilation of the 37 Cultural Wonders of Nigeria. The 37 Cultural Wonders of Nigeria is a brand identity and marketing concept premised on peculiar tangible manifestations and intangible expressions unique to the 36 States of the Federation and the FCT.

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Govt Will Ensure Timely Release of Ecological Fund – Presidency

[Leadership] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration will ensure the timely release of the Ecological Fund to States to address pressing ecological challenges in their localities.

[Leadership] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari's administration will ensure the timely release of the Ecological Fund to States to address pressing ecological challenges in their localities.

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Chinese Firm to Set Up Textile Factory in Rwanda

[New Times] Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Huajian Group, a Chinese business and investment company specialising in shoe manufacturing.

[New Times] Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Huajian Group, a Chinese business and investment company specialising in shoe manufacturing.

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States Record 70 Percent in Public Expenditure Reforms – NGF

[Leadership] Abuja -Ahead of its forthcoming conference on fiscal sustainability scheduled to hold in November 2017, the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has scored 36 states of the federation 70 per cent in public expenditure reforms.

[Leadership] Abuja -Ahead of its forthcoming conference on fiscal sustainability scheduled to hold in November 2017, the Nigeria Governors' Forum (NGF) has scored 36 states of the federation 70 per cent in public expenditure reforms.

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Over 5m People Benefitted From Amnesty Programme Since 2009 – Boroh

[Leadership] Retired Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, says more than five million people in the Niger Delta region have benefited from the initiative since 2009.

[Leadership] Retired Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, says more than five million people in the Niger Delta region have benefited from the initiative since 2009.

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Operation Python Dance a Jihad On Biafra Land – IPOB

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Sunday, reacted to the decision of the Nigerian Army to set up another military exercise in the South East code named ‘Operation Python Dance 11’, describing the move as a Jihad on the innocent people o…

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Sunday, reacted to the decision of the Nigerian Army to set up another military exercise in the South East code named 'Operation Python Dance 11', describing the move as a Jihad on the innocent people of Biafra.

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Five Feared Dead As Suspected Soldiers Attack Kanu’s Home

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, said Sunday night that five people were feared dead and about 30 others injured when gunmen suspected to be soldiers allegedly attacked the country home of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra,…

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, said Sunday night that five people were feared dead and about 30 others injured when gunmen suspected to be soldiers allegedly attacked the country home of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.

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How Petroleum Ministry Officials ‘Hid N535 Million Expenditure Vouchers From Audit Team’

[Premium Times] Thirty-nine payment vouchers of a total amount of N535 million (N535,662,523.40) for both recurrent and capital expenditure were hidden by the Ministry of Petroleum Resources and not handed over for audit during a recent audit exercise,…

[Premium Times] Thirty-nine payment vouchers of a total amount of N535 million (N535,662,523.40) for both recurrent and capital expenditure were hidden by the Ministry of Petroleum Resources and not handed over for audit during a recent audit exercise, a report from the Auditor-General's office has revealed.

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