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The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, plans to embark on a nationwide protest to protest a move by the National Assembly to remove the minimum wage from the Exclusive List to the Concurrent List.
NLC Mulls Nationwide Protest Over Remova...

NLC Mulls Nationwide Protest Over Removal of Minimum Wage from Exclusive Li...

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, plans to embark on a nationwide protest to protest a move by the National Assembly to remove the minimum wage from the Exclusive List to the Concurrent List. The NLC in a statement signed by its President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, and Acting General Secretary, Ismail... read more »

NYSC Responds to Rumours on Expending Corps Member’s February Salary on Bandits
NYSC Responds to Rumours on Expending Co...

NYSC Responds to Rumours on Expending Corps Member’s February Salary on Ban...

The National Youth Service Corps Management has discredited the speculation that the February stipend for corps members has been expended on the settlement of bandits. The management of the NYSC described the rumour as fake news masterminded my mischief-makers, adding that reports that the February... read more »

Naira Dips to 410/$ at Official Market – Emefiele
Naira Dips to 410/$ at Official Market –...

Naira Dips to 410/$ at Official Market – Emefiele

Mr Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria has said that the naira has suffered a dip in value to 410 against the dollar at the official market. The apex bank boss disclosed this while speaking at a summit on the economy by Bank CEOs on Friday. He said the depreciation was... read more »

Senate Ratifies N11.35bn Police Trust Fund Budget
Senate Ratifies N11.35bn Police Trust Fu...

Senate Ratifies N11.35bn Police Trust Fund Budget

The Senate has approved N11,352,457.70 as the budget for the Nigeria Police Trust Fund in the 2020 fiscal year. The approval followed the consideration of the harmonized report of the Senate and House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs. The implementation of the approved NPTP 2020... read more »

Atiku Supports Privatisation of Refineries, Other Govt Assets  
Atiku Supports Privatisation of Refineri...

Atiku Supports Privatisation of Refineries, Other Govt Assets  

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President of Nigeria has lent his voice to the Federal Government’s plan to privatise some of its assets. Among the assets to be privatised are the country’s refineries, the International Conference Centre in Abuja, Yola Electricity Distribution Company, Zungeru... read more »

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The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has defended its decision to regulate crypto assets saying it was informed by the growing volume of reported flows within the digital asset... read more »

Court Unfreezes #EndSARS Campaigners’ Bank Accounts

Court Unfreezes #EndSARS Campaigners’ Bank Accounts

Following the freezing of the bank account of some promoters of the #EndSARS protesters, a Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria to unfreeze 20 bank accounts... read more »

Cryptocurrencies Ban’ll Boost Anti-Money Laundering Compliance – ABCON

Cryptocurrencies Ban will Boost Anti-Money Laundering Compliance – ABCON

The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria, ABCON, has backed the Central Bank of Nigeria’s order directing banks to close all accounts belonging to cryptocurrency... read more »

Cryptocurrency Ban: They Breed Illegal Activities - CBN Says as it Defends Action

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Following the ban placed on cryptocurrencies, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has defended its decision saying they promote illegal activities and raise risks, among other reasons. The apex bank... read more »