In recent weeks, Nigeria’s currency has nose-dived, with analysts seeing it weakening further next week amid a crackdown on black market currency traders.
The naira fell 2.08 percent week-on-week, selling on Thursday at N480 to the dollar on the parallel market against 470 a dollar last week, while it was quoted by commercial banks at 314.80 a dollar on the interbank market. The naira has, however, consistently closed around 305.5 a dollar level since August via the official window.
According to reports, […]
Chief Priests in Edo South communities have endorsed and predicted victory for Godwin Obaseki, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the September 28 election in Edo State, saying he will do better than Governor Adams Oshiomhole when he becomes Governor.
The Association of Igie-Ohen in Benin Kingdom, who described Obaseki and his running-mate, Hon. Philip Shaibu, as perfect replacements for the incumbent Governor, described the APC candidates as square pegs in square holes.
The Secretary of the Igie-Ohen, High […]
There is a high possibility of the dreaded Zika virus invading Nigeria and other countries next if strict measures are not taken by the states to plug loopholes.
Scientists trying to predict the future path of Zika say that 2.6 billion people living in parts of Asia and Africa could be at risk of infection, based on a new analysis of travel, climate and mosquito patterns in those regions according to a report on Yahoo News.
Some of the most vulnerable countries […]
Former Super Eagles striker, Ade Akinbiyi, who wore jersey number 22 during his days at Leicester City, predicted some 14 years ago that, The Foxes would sometime in the future become a great club in the English League.
The 41-years-old Akinbiyi, was born on October 10, 1974 in London Borough of Hackney, had a much-travelled career with many different clubs with transfer fees totalling more than £11.5 million during his career. He was at a time Leicester City’s record signing at […]