BREAKING: MPC Retains Monetary Policy Rate At 13.5 Percent

  The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has retained the Monetary Policy Rate at 13.5 percent for July. The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, disclosed this decision during a press conference at the end of a two-day MPC meeting held on Tuesday at the apex bank’s headquarters in Abuja. … Continue reading BREAKING: MPC Retains Monetary Policy Rate At 13.5 Percent

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Bale ‘Won’t Be Leaving’ Real Madrid On Loan, Says Agent

  Gareth Bale will not be leaving Real Madrid on loan during the transfer window despite falling out of favour under Zinedine Zidane, his agent said on Tuesday. The Real boss said at the weekend the La Liga giants were poised to offload the 30-year-old Wales star. But his representative, Jonathan Barnett, told Sky Sports News any deal … Continue reading Bale ‘Won’t Be Leaving’ Real Madrid On Loan, Says Agent

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Spain PM Loses First Parliament Vote To Remain In Power

  Spanish caretaker prime minister Pedro Sanchez lost a first parliamentary confidence vote on Tuesday as he seeks to remain in power after an inconclusive general election. A total of 124 lawmakers in the 350-seat parliament voted for the Socialist premier, leaving him well short of the absolute majority he needed. Another 170 MPs voted … Continue reading Spain PM Loses First Parliament Vote To Remain In Power

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Killings: The Presidency Feels Very Very Sad – Adesina

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said that the Presidency is saddened by the spate of killings in the country.

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World Reacts To Johnson’s Victory On UK PM Race

  Britain’s main allies congratulated Boris Johnson on Tuesday after he won a party leadership vote that will see him become Britain’s next prime minister, but the EU warned of challenging times ahead over Brexit. Here are some of the initial reactions from home and abroad to Johnson’s victory:  ‘He will be great’  “Congratulations to … Continue reading World Reacts To Johnson’s Victory On UK PM Race

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Buhari Condoles With Channels TV Over Death Of NYSC Member

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday condoled with Channels TV management and the family of Precious Owolabi, an NYSC member who died from a gunshot wound sustained during a clash between members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) and the police. He also condoled with the Nigeria Police leadership over the death of Deputy Commissioner … Continue reading Buhari Condoles With Channels TV Over Death Of NYSC Member

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Boris Johnson Wins Race To Become Britain’s Next PM

  Boris Johnson won the race to become Britain’s next prime minister on Tuesday but will face a confrontation over Brexit with Brussels and members of his own party as well as a tense diplomatic standoff with Iran. The former London mayor easily beat his rival, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, in a poll conducted among … Continue reading Boris Johnson Wins Race To Become Britain’s Next PM

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Lawan Mourns Precious Owolabi, Condemns Use Of Force By Security Agents On Protesters

  Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, has condemned the use of force by security agents on protesters. The Senate President made this known in a statement on Tuesday through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ola Awoniyi. Senator Lawan expressed his profound sadness over the avoidable loss of lives in the violent clash of members … Continue reading Lawan Mourns Precious Owolabi, Condemns Use Of Force By Security Agents On Protesters

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Fekir Signs Four-Year Contract With Real Betis

  French World Cup-winning midfielder Nabil Fekir has completed a surprising move from Lyon to Real Betis, the La Liga club announced on Tuesday.  “Real Betis and Olympique Lyonnais have reached an agreement for the transfer of midfielder Nabil Fekir,” the club stated on its website. “The French international has signed a contract until 2023 … Continue reading Fekir Signs Four-Year Contract With Real Betis

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Ngige, Akpabio, Keyamo, Aregbesola, Others Make Buhari’s Ministerial List

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday sent the list of ministerial nominees to the Senate for confirmation. Senate President Ahmed Lawan on Tuesday read the list consisting of 43 nominees. He noted that the screening of the nominees will commence tomorrow. The ministerial list is submitted 55 days after Buhari was inaugurated into office of President. … Continue reading Ngige, Akpabio, Keyamo, Aregbesola, Others Make Buhari’s Ministerial List

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