The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has ordered Deposit Money Banks, DMBs to sell foreign exchange (FX) to customers. CBN disclosed this in a letter to all banks reminding them to set up teller points at designated branches across the country to fulfil legitimate FX requests by customers. The regulator, […]

The Permanent Secretary, State House, Tijjani Umar on Tuesday in Abuja warned staff that disclosing confidential information without authorisation will attract penalties under the public service rules. POLITICS NIGERIA learned that the Permanent Secretary stated this at the administration of Oath of Secrecy and Declaration of Secrecy to 42 staff […]

Baba said this amid the proliferation of false information claiming that the Force has commenced the 2021 Police Constables Recruitment exercise. Usman Alkali Baba, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP has announced that the Nigeria Police Force is not currently carrying out any recruitment exercise, The PUNCH reports. Baba said this […]

According to The PUNCH, the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday has granted the applications of the 12 detained aides of Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho. Justice Obiora Egwuatu in his ruling on the ex parte application before the court ordered that the Department of State […]

The PUNCH reports that the Lagos State Government has announced restriction of movement across the State between the hours of 8a.m and 3p.m on Saturday, 24th July, 2021. This was contained in a press statement by the Commissioner of Information, Gbenga Omotoso, on Thursday. Part of the statement read, “The […]

In Maryland, a United States district court has ordered Daniel Olukoya, general overseer of the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM), to pay $7,320 within 30 days to Omoyele Sowore, publisher of Sahara Reporters. CmaTrends had published stories involving Olukoya in September 2017 when some members of the church […]

Following the attack on the Bethel Baptist High School on Monday, the Kaduna State government has ordered the immediate closure of 13 schools located in areas identified as vulnerable to attacks by bandits. The school located in Chikun Local Government Area of the state had an unspecified number of students […]