The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, on Thursday, said the target of the CBN is for the country to attract about $2bn monthly as remittances from citizens in diaspora. Emefiele’s position is coming after the apex bank introduced its new Diaspora Foreign Exchange Remittances Policy. The […]

A youth leader of the All Progressives Congress in Abia State, Kalu Agu, has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to stop the planned National Executive Committee of the party slated to hold on December 8. Agu, through his lawyer, Ukpai Usurp, urged the court not to allow the […]

The House of Representatives, on Thursday, summoned the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed; Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele; and the Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, over alleged illegal withdrawal of $21bn from the Nigeria Liquefied and Natural Gas Limited’s Dividends […]

A former interim National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Bisi Akande, and the former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Thursday met Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, and his predecessor, Rauf Aregbesola, behind closed doors. The meeting, which commenced around noon at the Ila Orangun country […]

World Wrestling Entertainment legend and creator of the Royal Rumble, Pat Patterson, has died at age 79; the organization confirms. “WWE extends its condolences to Patterson’s family and friends,” the company said on Wednesday in a statement; TMZ reports. Patterson who considered himself as wrestling’s ‘first gay superstar’ was a […]