Naira strengthens across Fx markets amidst move to boost supply

Nigeria, Nov. 6 -- Last week, the naira appreciated significantly across both the official and unofficial markets as the federal government announced plans to boost liquidity in the foreign exchange m... Read More

Nigeria's investigation bureau speaks on aircraft incident in Ibadan

Nigeria, Nov. 5 -- The Nigerian Safety Investigation Bureau (NSIB), on Saturday, said it has commenced an investigation into an aircraft accident belonging to Flint Aero in Ibadan. The Bureau made th... Read More

Brutality: Apologise to Nigerian workers within three days or risk mass action, group tells Tinubu

Nigeria, Nov. 3 -- A group, the United Action Front of Civil Society of Nigeria, has threatened to embark on extensive mass action if President Bola Tinubu refuses to apologise to workers and the brut... Read More

We've sufficient stock of currency notes - CBN

Nigeria, Nov. 3 -- The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said there is sufficient stock of currency notes for economic activities in the country. The bank made this known in a statement signed by the... Read More

No plans to redenominate Naira - CBN

Nigeria, Oct. 31 -- The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said it has no plans to redenominate or restructure the Naira. The apex bank made this known in a statement issued and signed by the bank's D... Read More

Premium Times environmental story wins international journalism award

Nigeria, Oct. 31 -- A PREMIUM TIMES report that revealed how regulatory failure in Nigerian law enforcement and judicial system has won second place at the 2023 Society of Environmental Journalists (S... Read More

Rice farmers celebrate bumper harvest after adopting climate-smart technologies

Nigeria, Oct. 26 -- Four months after adopting new farming technology, farmers across communities in Lafia Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, on Wednesday, gathered in the Assakio community to c... Read More

PHOTO STORY: Amidst extreme climatic events, rice farmers commence paddy harvesting

Nigeria, Oct. 26 -- It is the season of rice paddy harvesting in Nigeria, and many farmers have commenced the process of harvesting, parboiling and bagging their commodities this year. Despite grappl... Read More

INTERVIEW: Why nations must stop playing politics with climate change - Expert

Nigeria, Oct. 22 -- Our correspondent, Abdulkareem Mojeed, under his Mongabay conservation reporting fellowship, recently interviewed Nnimmo Bassey, director of the Health of Mother Earth Foundation (... Read More

ANALYSIS: Implications of CBN's revised forex policy on food security

Nigeria, Oct. 22 -- Last Thursday, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) announced that it had lifted the restriction on the 43 items prohibited, in 2015, from accessing foreign exchange (FX) from the off... Read More