• Onaiyekan backs swap deal to free remaining Chibok girls

    Onaiyekan backs swap deal to free remaining Chibok girls

    The Archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has urged the Federal Government to explore all possible avenues, including swap deals, to ensure the release of the remaining Chibok schoolgirls who were abducted by the Boko Haram insurgents more than two years ago.

    He spoke with journalists in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital on Friday.

    On the denial by the Federal Government that the release of the 21 Chiboks girls on Thursday was through a swap deal, the cardinal […]

  • No currency swap deal with China, says FG

    No currency swap deal with China, says FG

    According to reports, the Federal Government on Wednesday said the agreement reached with the Central Bank of Nigeria during the recent one-week official trip of President Muhammadu Buhari to China could not be described as a currency swap.

    The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, disclosed this while answering questions from State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

    Onyeama, accompanied by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, had briefed journalists of the benefits of […]