NIGERIA | NIGERIA

18-Jul-2019 to 08:45

Press focuses on confirmation of Chief Justice of Nigeria, dilapidated roads

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The confirmation of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) by the Nigerian Senate and the dilapidation of roads across the states are some of the trending stories in the Nigerian press on Thursday.

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17-Jul-2019 to 22:44

UNESCO, ECOWAS Court seal deal on protection of press freedom

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — UNESCO and the Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Community Court of Justice have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance freedom of expression, press freedom and safety of journalists.

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17-Jul-2019 to 22:24

Nigeria beat Tunisia 1-0 to clinch AFCON Bronze medal

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The early goal in the first half of the match gave the Super Eagles of Nigeria victory over the Carthage Eagles of Tunisia in the third place match played on Wednesday at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo, Egypt.

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17-Jul-2019 to 18:12

ECOWAS Court plans annual prize for outstanding staff

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The ECOWAS Court plans to introduce an annual prize to reward its most outstanding staff as part of a new commitment to recognize deserving staff and improve performance, the President of the Court, Justice Edward Amoako Asante, has said.

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17-Jul-2019 to 18:04

40 Nigerian immigration officers graduate from Chinese Institute

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Lagos zonal Controller of Immigration, Helen Onwuzulike, has said that 40 officers of the Nigeria Immigration Service were among the 552 students of the Confucius Institute of the University of Lagos, who were awarded certificates for proficiency in Chinese Language on Tuesday in Lagos.

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17-Jul-2019 to 18:00

Nigerian central bank injects $210m into foreign exchange market

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The interbank segment of the Foreign Exchange Market has received a fresh boost of $210 million from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), following sales concluded on Tuesday.

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17-Jul-2019 to 17:12

Agency targets 84m Nigerians with internet access

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigeria Communication Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT) says it is targeting 84.5 percent population of internet access by 2023 to expand its frontier.

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