Nigerian newspaper headlines November 28, 2016.
A group of legal practitioners in the country, under the aegis of Lawyers Initiative For Civil Rights Advancement in Nigeria (LIFCRAN) have petitioned the United States (US) embassy in Nigeria alerting it of the imminent security threat posed by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN).
As part of efforts to ease foreign exchange(forex) pressure on strategic sectors of the economy, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has so far granted $1.53 billion to 9,134 companies through the inter-bank market.
Banyana Banyana stalwart Nompulelelo Nyandeni says it will feel like a final when the team faces Nigeria in the semi-finals of the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has started discussions with Niger Republic to supply crude oil to Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company (KRPC).
Some officials of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have accused an aide to Governor Nasir El-Rufai of offering a N3 million bribe for them to suspend a senator.
All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu yesterday congratulated Ondo State Governor-elect Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu.
By refusing to consider and approve the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP), a statutory prerequisite for the submission of next year’s budget, the presidency is of the firm view that the National Assembly is doing everything possible to put pressure on the executive arm to fund the controversial constituency projects contained in the 2016 budget.
At least three of every 10 years spent in Lagos is lost to traffic, a survey by a Lagos-based transport firm, Planet Projects, has shown.
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that it has 340, 634 registered voters for the Dec. 3 bye-election in Ifako-Ijaiye Federal Constituency of Lagos State.