UNGA 78: African nations will fight climate change on their terms - Tinubu

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- Nigeria's President Bola Tinubu on Tuesday said African nations are devoted to tackling the devastating impact of climate change across the continent. He added, however, that the... Read More

Naira depreciates at black market, gains on I&E window

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- Naira plummeted against the the United States dollars at the unofficial market on Friday, data posted on AbokiFX, a website that collates the parallel market rate in Lagos, showed... Read More

Presidential Poll: LP tackles Soyinka, accuses Nobel laureate of 'exhibiting dual character'

Nigeria, Sept. 15 -- The Labour Party (LP) has accused Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka of "exhibiting dual character" over his comments alleging the leadership of the party knew their presidential candida... Read More

African Climate Summit: Mixed reactions trail Nairobi pact

Nigeria, Sept. 11 -- Following the adoption of the Nairobi Declaration on Climate Change and the call to action by African Heads of State in Nairobi, Kenya, several climate activists and advocates who... Read More

FG announces payment for community affected by airport runway construction

Nigeria, Aug. 30 -- The federal government has announced that it would pay N825.8 million as compensation to Jiwa Community of Abuja to pave the way for constructing the second runway at the Nnamdi Az... Read More

Naira depreciates on I&E window

Nigeria, Aug. 30 -- The Naira weakened significantly against the United States dollar at the official market on Tuesday, market rates published on the FMDQ website showed. The local unit, which opene... Read More

ANALYSIS: Tasks ahead of Nigeria's new Aviation Minister, Festus Keyamo

Nigeria, Aug. 23 -- Festus Keyamo, a former minister of state for Labour and Employment, was on Monday sworn in by President Bola Tinubu as Nigeria's new Minister of Aviation. Mr Keyamo, who hails fr... Read More

Naira gains on I&E window, slips at black market

Nigeria, Aug. 19 -- The Naira gained slightly against the United States dollar at the official market on Friday, exchange rates data published on FMDQ website showed. According to the market data col... Read More

CBN issues advisory note on illegal financial operators

Nigeria, Aug. 18 -- The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has raised concerns over the increasing rates of Illegal Financial Operators' (IFOs) activities in the country. In a statement titled " Advisory ... Read More

CBN disbursed N629 billion to farmers under Anchor Borrowers Programme in 2022

Nigeria, Aug. 15 -- The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says its lending through the Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP) stood at N629 billion in 2022. The apex bank made this disclosure in its newly rele... Read More