Nigeria calls for investigation of alleged killing of Toyin Salau in USA

The Nigerian Government has called for investigation into the alleged killing of a Nigerian, Toyin Salau in the USA. The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, described the alleged murder of the 19-year- old Nigerian-American Activist, as depressing and cruel. She urged the US  government to conduct a thorough investigation on the circumstances that led […]


Exam body announces 2020/2021 admission cut off marks

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Jamb has announced the cut off marks for the 2020 Admissions into Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education and Innovative institutions. For Universities the cut off mark is pegged at 160 and above, Polytechnic 120 and above while that of Colleges of Education and Innovative institutions is pegged at 100 above. Stakeholders in the higher Education […]


Nigeria Fully Capable of Dealing with Banditry, Terrorism

The Presidency assures Nigerians, again, that the nation’s armed forces are fully capable of dealing with the challenges of banditry and terrorism, urging more patience as the military takes appropriate steps to block gaps being exploited to unleash mayhem on innocent citizens. President Muhammadu Buhari, who has approved a joint military and police operation specifically […]


COVID-19: NITDA Cautious Against Fake Websites Pledging FG’s Lockdown Funds

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has warned Nigerians using the cyber space to beware of fake websites leveraging COVID-19 pandemic to defraud unsuspecting citizens. Mrs Hadiza Umar, Head,Corporate Affairs and External Relations of the agency gave the warning on Tuesday in a statement in Abuja.“In NITDA’s efforts at ensuring a safe and secure […]


FX turnover rises by 14.62% at I&E window

The foreign exchange daily transaction increased by 14.62 percent to $14.27 million on Monday from $12.45 million recorded on Thursday last week at the Investors and Exporters (I&E) forex window. Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN),  Godwin Emefiele, has assured investors of the security of their investments. However, he said investors interested in repatriating […]