NIGERIA | NIGERIA

10-Jul-2020 to 19:24

Nigerian leader signs revised 2020 budget into law, pledges to contain spread of...

APA - Lagos (Nigeria) — President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the 2020 Amended Budget of the government underscores the Administration’s firm commitment to effectively contain the spread of COVID-19 and protect the lives and livelihood of our people.

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10-Jul-2020 to 18:03

Financial Services industry dominates trading at Nigerian bourse

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Financial Services industry led the activity chart this week on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) with 629.368 million shares valued at N5.186 billion traded in 9,887 deals.

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10-Jul-2020 to 11:04

Nigerian press focuses on planned signing of the revised 2020 budget, others

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The signing of the revised 2020 budget by President Buhari and the decision by the Nigerian government to stop subsidizing petrol are the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Friday.

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09-Jul-2020 to 21:28

Nigerian leader mourns Ivorian Prime Minister

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the Prime Minister of Cote d’Ivoire, Amadou Gon Coulibaly.

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09-Jul-2020 to 12:09

Nigerian press focuses on suspension of planned resumption of schools, others

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The suspension of the planned resumption of federal schools and the plan by Access Bank to buy Zambian bank are the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Thursday.

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08-Jul-2020 to 17:35

17 terrorists, 2 Nigerian soldiers killed in latest clearance operation in north...

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Coordinator of Nigeria’s Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, has said that 17 terrorists were killed during a clearance operation along the Damboa - Maiduguri Road in Borno state in northern Nigeria.

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08-Jul-2020 to 16:41

7 persons killed in Nigeria’s oil facility explosion

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that seven persons have died in the explosion at an ‘Oil Mining Lease 40’ operated by its subsidiary company, the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC).

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