NIGERIA | NIGERIA

21-May-2022 to 08:54

Financial Services Industry dominates transactions at Nigerian bourse

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Financial Services Industry led the activity chart this week on the floor of the Nigerian Exchange with 2.244 billion shares valued at N12.399 billion traded in 10,817 deals.

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20-May-2022 to 17:10

Nigeria pledges successful hosting of UNESCO Global Conference in October

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured of the successful hosting of UNESCO's 2022 Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week, scheduled for Abuja, Nigeria from October 24-31, 2022.

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20-May-2022 to 16:59

Diaspora: NiDCOM, AfDB to partner in Trust Fund, investment, training

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) and the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) have agreed to partner in many areas of Diaspora development in Africa.

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20-May-2022 to 16:58

TV5 Monde correspondent expelled from public meeting in Burkina Faso

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said on Thursday that activists opposed to France’s influence in Africa should not scapegoat journalists attached to French-speaking international media, and the authorities in Burkina Faso should ensure that all members of the press can report freely on public events.

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20-May-2022 to 11:15

OPEC daily basket price stood at $112.04 per barrel Thursday

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The price of OPEC basket of 13 crudes stood at $112.04 a barrel on Thursday, May 19, 2022, compared with $114.94 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.

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20-May-2022 to 10:03

Press spotlights temporal shut down of Murtala Muhammed Int'l Airport, others

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The report that the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, was temporarily shut in the early hours of Thursday after the mangled body of a dead man was found on Runway 18R of the nation’s flagship airport is one of the leading stories in Nigerian newspapers on Friday.

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19-May-2022 to 11:06

OPEC daily basket price stood at $114.94 per barrel Wednesday

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The price of OPEC basket of 13 crudes stood at $114.94 a barrel on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, compared with $117.20 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.

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