The naira is expected to weaken more on the parallel market but flat on the official interbank market next week as businesses await the signing of the 2016 budget by President Mohammadu Buhari.
The management of the University of Lagos, yesterday, ordered the immediate closure of the institution, following students’ protests over epileptic power supply and poor water supply.
The embattled ex-beauty queen and Nollywood actress, Ibinabo Fiberesima, on Thursday got temporary relief, when the Court of Appeal in Lagos granted her bail pending the determination of her appeal at the Supreme Court following the five-year imprisonment slammed on her for manslaughter.
The power play in the Senate, over who succeeds Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, if he is convicted by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), yesterday, took a new twist when one of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senators, Matthew Urhoghide declared that the ruling All Progressives Congress ( APC) will be taught a bitter lesso
The immediate past Commander Nigerian Army Education Corps, Major- General Sunday Adedapo Adebayo, has been disengaged from the Nigeria army in a colourful ceremony.
Police restrict movement tomorrow in Abuja over council polls
AS the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) prepares to conduct council elections in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), the police have issued a movement restriction in the nation’s capital tomorrow.
A 42-year-old man and his son, who is still a minor, have been arraigned before an Abuja Grade 1 Area court for allegedly attacking two persons with cutlasses in Kubwa, Abuja.
Anambra State police command yesterday paraded a gang of nine men for suspected armed robbery and kidnapping at different places in the state.
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja in a closed-door session.
THOSE demanding the Muhammadu Buhari administration’s economic agenda yesterday got a reply. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo used the platform of The Nation’s First National Economic Forum in Lagos to make what many described as so far the most far-reaching explanation of the government’s plan.