Nigerians React As CBN Approves Charges On Bank Deposits
Nigerians have condemned the plan by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to hike charges on transactions, Concise News reports.
Ijaw Group Reveals Why There Could Be Another Civil War In Nigeria
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide on Wednesday warned President Muhammadu Buhari that the issues surrounding the controversial Water Resources Bill may cause another civil war in Nigeria.
INEC Can Introduce Electronic Voting Under Current Electoral Act – Falana
Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Femi Falana has said that under the present Electoral Act, Nigeria's electoral umpire, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), can introduce electronic voting.
Xenophobia: Real Reason Air Peace Is Evacuating Nigerians For Free – CEO (Video)
In the wake of xenophobic attacks in South Africa, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Air Peace Airline, Allen Onyema, has explained that because he wants to see Nigeria respected as a nation, he decided to help airlift endangered citizens in the Southern African country.
Space Agency Reacts To Boko Haram’s Acquisition Of Drones
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has said that it has facilities capable of defeating Boko Haram terrorists and their new set of drones.
Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Wednesday, September 18th, 2019.
Why Xenophobic Attacks Will Not Be Discussed At UNGA
The xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa will not be discussed at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) because both Nigeria and South Africa will be able to sort out their differences
Labour Union Threatens Strike Over Implementation Of Minimum Wage
The organised labour has appealed to the Federal Government to implement the new minimum wage with adequate consequential adjustments to avoid the looming industrial crisis.
Buhari Dissolves Obono-Oba Probe Panel, Issues New Order To Malami
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday dissolved the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SPIP), Concise News reports.
What Buhari Discussed With Police Service Commission Members
President Muhammadu Buhari has tasked members of the Police Service Commission to ensure that the Nigeria Police Force delivers on its responsibilities to Nigerians.
Ghana To Deport 23 Nigerian Immigrants
The Ghana Immigration Service will deport 25 Nigerian women who were nabbed in the Bono East Region of the nation for prostitution, Concise News reports.
Xenophobia: Why Evacuation Of Second Batch Of Nigerians Is Delayed
The second batch of 320 Nigerians earlier scheduled to arrive Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Tuesday from South Africa are now being expected on Wednesday following a delay in securing landing permit from South African aviation authorities for Air Peace.
Onigbinde Speaks After Quitting Job In President Buhari Govt
Oluseun Onigbinde on Tuesday said that his resignation from the role of Technical Adviser to the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning had nothing to do with the attacks he received online following his appointment.
Minimum Wage: Strike Looms As FG, Workers Fail Again To Reach Agreement
The Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC) and the Representatives of the Federal Government have again failed to reach an agreement over relativity and consequential adjustment for the implementation of the new minimum wage.
74th UNGA: Nigeria’s Muhammad-Bande Takes Over As President
Ms Maria Espinosa, the President of the 73rd UN General Assembly, on Monday handed over to Nigeria’s Muhammad-Bande, who will lead the 74th session of the assembly in the next one year.
Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Tuesday, September 17th, 2019.
Buhari Reacts To Attacks On Saudi Oil Refinery Plants
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria stands in solidarity with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, following drone attacks on the refinery plants at Khurais and Abqaiq on Sunday.
Buhari Constitutes New Economic Management Team
President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted an economic advisory council to replace the current team headed by vice-president Yemi Osinbajo.
South Africa Finally Apologises To Nigeria Over Xenophobic Attacks
South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa has apologised to Nigeria over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in his country.
Xenophobia: Former President Obasanjo Writes South African Govt.
Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo has called on African nations whose citizens were attacked in the recent xenophobia in South Africa to submit the issue to the African Union (AU).