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CBN Lifts Ban On Foreign Exchange Deposits, Stops Sale Of Forex To Bureaux De Change

 Mr. Godwin Emefiele  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has lifted the ban on foreign currency deposits into domiciliary accounts. CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele in a press conference yesterday, confirmed that customers can now pay foreign currencies in cash into their bank accounts. The CBN also formally announced that it has stopped the sale of…

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EFFC Says It Won’t Release Metuh Until He Returns Stolen N400m

 Olisa Metuh  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that the continued detention of the spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh is due to his unwillingness to admit and return the ‘over N400 million’ he allegedly received from embattled former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, reports Vanguard. Ibrahim Magu, the Acting…

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President Buhari Presented With Glo CAF Award Trophy

  President Muhammadu Buhari has made public the relationship between him and the game of football. The President was speaking after receiving the Glo/CAF Platinum Award for good leadership which was conferred on him last week in Abuja in recognition of his support for football which resulted in Nigeria winning two major international tournaments last…

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Messi Beats Ronaldo & Neymar, Wins FIFA Ballon d’Or Award! Crowned World’s Best Player

  Lionel Messi was presented with the Ballon d’Or for the fifth time in his extraordinary career. The greatest player of this generation was recognised by international captains, managers and journalists for his outstanding performances during 2015, when Barcelona became the first team to complete the treble of league, cup and Champions League for the…

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Ambode Is The Number 1 Enemy of Ndigbo – Ohaneze Ndigbo

The Igbo apex socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has declared Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode as the number one enemy of Ndigbo. The reasons they say is because he ordered the demolition of Owonifari market in Oshodi, which is mostly occupied by Igbo traders when most of them were still celebrating the Yuletide in their villages.…

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Orange Culture, Maxivive, Tokyo James, More To Showcase At South African Menswear Week A/W 2016

South African Menswear Week Autumn/Winter 2016 is almost here! About 30 designers will be showcasing at the event which is touted as Africa’s only stand-alone platform dedicated to the development and promotion of menswear within the African continent. The fashion event kicks off on Wednesday, 3rd  February and will last until Saturday, 6th February, 2016.…

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