By Daniel Abia
Despite the downward trend in oil price which has adversely affected the economy of the world including Nigeria, a cleric has predicted that the country’s currency will gain strength in the first quarter of this year.
Four gunmen have been killed in an overnight attack on an Indian Air Force base near Pakistani border, officials say.
Two soldiers at the Pathankot base were also killed in a gun battle lasting several hours.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Bayelsa State and former governor of the state, Chief Timipre Sylva, has told Bayelsa people and Nigerians, generally, to see the New Year as an opportunity to make a new start in their individual and collective quests for development.