News

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) and the Bank of Industry (BOI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deepen capital market reach, build the capacity of stakeholders through financial literacy programs, facilitate market advocacy initiatives and promote listings.

Read more

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said on Tuesday that the Guinean authorities should drop any ongoing investigation into journalist Mamadou Sagnane and ensure that the press can work freely.

Read more

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Committee to Protect Journalists said Tuesday that the Nigerian authorities should release EagleForeSight publisher Olamilekan Hammed Adewale Bashiru and ensure that overly stringent bail conditions are not used as a tool to keep him behind bars.

Read more

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is seeking to strengthen and consolidate democratic gains in the face of challenges by consulting its ambassadors who constitute one arm of the Mediation and Security Council (MSC).

Read more

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari left Abuja on Tuesday for Portugal at the invitation of President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa of Portugal and attend the United Nations Conference.

Read more

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) on Wednesday confirmed the country’s second case of monkeypox after a 32-year-old man from Western Cape province tested positive.

Read more