Early morning attacks on Maiduguri metropolis by Boko Haram insurgents were repelled by Nigerian troops on Saturday, the day Africa’s biggest democracy is going to poll to elect a new president. Another set of the insurgents also attacked a Yobe...
Nearly seven million people in South Sudan will be at risk of acute food insecurity at the height of the lean season between May and July, three UN agencies warned on Friday. The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), UN Children’s...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday provided 340 million dollars and 46.3 million Chinese Yuan (CNY) to customers seeking foreign exchange in the agricultural and raw materials sector. CBN Spokesman, Isaac Okorafor, said the sales in the...
Ahead of the elections, the market indices of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday dropped by 0.16 per cent following profit taking. Specifically, the All-Share Index lost 53.13 points or 0.16 per cent to close at 32,515.52, compared with...
The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has tasked personnel of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) to remain apolitical whilst carrying out their duty of providing necessary support for the lead agency, the Nigeria Police. NAF Director...