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FOREX: Dealers Pick $81.3m Out Of $100m Offered By CBN

Fresh facts emerging from Nigeria’s apex bank indicate that  following Thursday’s FOREX wholesale auction, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, March 24, 2017, concluded transactions on the sum of $100 million earlier offered at the interbank market to meet customers’ demand.But  authorized dealers were only able to pick $81.347 million after an initial bid for $91 million. Commenting on the offer, ...

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SHOCKER: Another DSS Memo Against Magu Leaks – See Excerpts

By Danlami Nmodu A  memo written by the Department of State Service,DSS  to the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice against  Ibrahim Magu, acting Chairman of Economic and financial Crimes Commission,EFCC has leaked to the media. The latest memo merely provided the AGF with  document and further   evidence on the report the DSS had earlier  submitted to the Presidency on Magu. Excerpts ...

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We Didn’t Endorse Magu – Transparency International

Transparency International,TI, has denied reports that it has endorsed Mr Ibrahim Magu, Nigeria’s acting chairman of  the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The organization said its invitation extended to Magu  and others  to speak at an international conference “does not represent an endorsement by TI-UK.” TI said “in light of reports in Nigerian press, TI-UK would like to clarify the followi ...

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Dogara’s House ‘Very Supportive’ Of Buhari’s Govt, APC – Oyegun

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Oyegun, has commended the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara for his unflinching support and loyalty to the APC-led Federal government. Chief Oyegun made the commendation Thursday evening when he led members of the party’s National Working Committee on a “thank you” visit to the Speaker and members of the APC c ...

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FOREX: Dealers Fear Further Dollar Crash As CBN offers $100m

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Thursday, March 23, 2017 offered the sum of $100 million to meet the requests of wholesale customers, out of which $91 million was taken, indicating greater apprehension among dealers who anticipate a further crash of the dollar in the FOREX market. Confirming the offer, the Acting Director of Corporate Communications at the CBN, Isaac Okorafor, disclosed that the dealer ...

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PDP Crisis: Sheriff, Makarfi Groups Embrace Peace

The crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ended on a peaceful note with the feuding parties agreeing to sheathe their swords in the interest of peace. The feat was achieved by the National Reconciliation Committee of the PDP headed by Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State. The parties said it was time to put their differences aside and work to take back power from the ruling All Progressive ...

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‘We Have Nothing To Hide’ at NPA, Says Hadiza Bala Usman

The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman  as described reports against her of late as malicious lies. She said in a statement, “In the last few days, I have faced a barrage of false malicious lies against my person in the media and I know the sponsors of this. I will not budge on my position on compliance to Federal Government of Nigeria policies and I will not bow on my sta ...

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Senate Rejects Two Ambassadorial Nominees, Confirms 45

Nigeria’s Senate has rejected two non-career ambassadorial nominees.Those rejected include  Sylvanus Nsofor of Imo state  and Jacob Daudu  from Ondo state. The duo were rejected upon the  recommendation of the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee. A report by the DSS had described Daudu as deceitful,  Monsurat ‎Sunmonu, the senate committee chairperson said  during the confirmation voting process. On the other ...

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London Attack: Woman Dies In Westminster ‘Terror’ Incident -BBC

                                            Photo from the scene-Credit:PA(BBC.COM) (BBC.COM) A woman has died on Westminster Bridge in central London in what police are treating as a terrorist incident. A police officer was also stabbed in the nearby Houses of Parliament by an attacker, who was shot by police. The attacker struck several pedestrians as he drove a car across the bridge, before crashing it i ...

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Former Acting DG of NTDC Petitions Information And Culture Minister, Protests Demotion

Former acting Director General of the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Mrs Mariel Rae-Omoh, has sent a petition to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, protesting her demotion to the position of deputy director after her removal as acting director general. Rae-Omoh contended, in the petition titled: “Re: Implementation of the Report of the NTDC Staff Records Verifica ...

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Senate Approves $500 million Eurobond for Funding of 2016 Budget Deficit

The Senate on Wednesday approved the request by President Muhammadu Buhari for $500 million Eurobond in the international capital market for  funding  the 2016 budget deficit. The approval was given following a motion moved by the Senate leader Ahmed Lawan that the Senate do resolve to committee of the whole to consider the request of the President. The motion was seconded by the Senate minority leader, Sen ...

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Ali Must Go! Senate Declares Customs CG Unfit to Hold Public Office

The Senate on Wednesday declared the Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service Col. Hameed Ali (Rtd) unfit to hold any public office and urged him to resign.  The upper chamber of the National Assembly also directed  the Nigeria Customs Service to cancel its proposed policy on retrospective payment of vehicle duty. Also, the Senate  condemned the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) Abubakar Malami ...

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