Buhari receives handover notes from Jonathan

By Lawrence Olaoye. Incoming President, General Muhammadu Buhari has received the handover notes detailing the activities of the outgoing administration from President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja. In a response, the President-elect thanked President Jonathan for his statesmanship and commitment to…

Pandemonium at PDP secretariat over N360m debt

By Ahmed Abubakar There was pandemonium yesterday at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), national headquarters by some irate youth that were protesting an alleged debt of over N360million being owed them by the party. The youth said to be workers…

Foreign reserves rise to N29.6bn – CBN

By Osby Isibor. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said the Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserves stood at 29.61 billion dollars as at May 27. This is contained in a posting on the bank’s website on Thursday. The CBN said the…

Nigeria’s Adesina emerges AfDB president

By Osby Isibor. The outgoing Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Akinwumi Adesina, on Thursday emerged the 8th President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Mr. Adesina, 55, will succeed incumbent president, Donald Kaberuka, at the end of his second…