• Ondo will burn if INEC retains Jimoh Ibrahim as PDP candidate – Mimiko

    Ondo will burn if INEC retains Jimoh Ibrahim as PDP candidate – Mimiko

    Ondo State Governor Olusegun Mimiko has told President Muhammadu Buhari that the substitution of the Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in the state, Eyitayo Jegede, with Jimoh Ibrahim can lead to a breakdown of law and order in the state.

    The governor disclosed this to State House correspondents on Friday in Abuja after he met with the president behind closed doors.

    The Independent National Electoral Commission had on Thursday replaced Jegede with Ibrahim as PDP’s candidate for the November 26 gubernatorial election […]

  • MPC retains 14% interest rate, advocates robust fiscal policies to revive economy

    MPC retains 14% interest rate, advocates robust fiscal policies to revive economy

    It was gathered that the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria on Tuesday retained interest rate at 14 per cent and urged the Federal Government to evolve robust fiscal policies in reviving the economy from recession.

    The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, announced this in Abuja during a news conference on the outcome of the MPC meeting.

    Emiefile said the committee elected to retain the current policy, which is the Monetary Policy Rate, at 14 per cent, Cash Reserve […]