The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday said that it had allocated N10.45 billion to augment farmer support services and encourage agricultural activities in Borno.
Mr Mahmud Nyako, the CBN’s Development Financial Officer, told newsmen in Maiduguri that the amount was provided under the Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP) initiated by the nation’s apex bank.

A Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) congress due to take place Friday has been suspended pending “integrity” checks related to match-fixing allegations against the national side, as the nation’s football crisis deepens.

The wife of a wanted crime suspect, Terwase Akwaza, Mrs. Queen Akwaza, who was arraigned by the Benue Police Command, yesterday, over alleged refusal to disclose her husband’s whereabouts, has disclosed how she became the criminal’s 33rd wife.

Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has commiserated with the former Governor of Osun State and one of the key chieftains of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bisi Akande, over the death of his wife, Mrs. Omowunmi Akande.


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OAU students protest in Court over VC’s arraignment

Some students of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) are currently protesting at the High Court of Justice Ede, Osun State over the arraignment of the Vice Chancellor, Professor

CAA Grand Prix Countdown: Okagbare, Amusan arrive

Nigeria’s top performers on the track this season Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor and Tobi Amusan have both arrived in Nigeria ahead of the 2017 Warri Relays & CAA Grand Prix.

Autonomy for LGs, State Assemblies on the Front Burner of Constitution Amendment - Ekweremadu

…Conference of Speakers backs Financial Autonomy for LGs, State Assemblies

NSE lifts suspension on Sovereign Trust Insurance

One of the 17 companies whose shares trading were suspended on the floor of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NES), Sovereign Trust Insurance has regained its earlier status.

Breaking: Osinbajo approves appointment of 19 judges for Nigeria Industrial Court

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of 19 new Justices for the National Industrial Court (NIC).
The Justices were appointed following recommendation by the National Judicial Council (NJC).

Okorocha to Imo monarchs: Don’t speak English at public functions

Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has outlawed the speaking of English at public functions including in their palaces by traditional rulers in the state.

S’South governors appoint Dickson as forum chairman

.Meet with S’East counterparts to pursue inter-regional cooperation, others

2019: ACF declines support for only Buhari

In what appears a major shift in position, Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, yesterday told a pro-Buhari group from Kano, under the aegis of Muhammadu Buhari Legacy Implementation Initiatives, that it was not a partisan group and could not, therefore, support only President Muhammadu Buhari as a can

2018 W/Cup qualifiers: Odegbami warns against Indomitable Lions

A former Captain of the Green Eagles, Segun Odegbami has warned that the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon are well prepared psychologically for the 2018 World Cup qualifier against the Super Eagles.

So we are all animals, Nigerians ask Aisha Buhari

Nigerians reacting to President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife statement on her Facebook page have asked if she now sees them as animals?


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