NIGERIA | NIGERIA

25-Sep-2020 to 19:51

Financial Services industry dominates transactions at Nigerian bourse

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Financial Services industry led the activity chart on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) this week with 1.178 billion shares valued at N9.180 billion traded in 9,900 deals.

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25-Sep-2020 to 17:12

ECOWAS Court dismisses case filed by 2 Malian associations challenging sanctions...

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The ECOWAS Court of Justice has dismissed the case brought by two associations in Mali challenging the sanctions imposed on the country, following the coup of August 18, 2020 against President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita.

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25-Sep-2020 to 10:13

Press focuses on challenges of insecurity in Nigeria, planned nationwide strike...

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The fear expressed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives that the challenges of insecurity confronting Nigeria is threatening its corporate existence and the news that the planned industrial action scheduled for Monday by the labour unions has been put in abeyance are the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Friday.

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24-Sep-2020 to 17:38

AfDB injects €4m into Niger’s Disaster Risk Management Programme

APA - Niamey (Niger) — The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB)yesterday approved a 4.8-million-euro grant, representing over 3 billion CFA francs to Niger, for the implementation of its Africa Disaster Risk Management Financing Programme (ADRiFi).

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24-Sep-2020 to 14:03

ECOWAS Court begins hearing in case against sanctions imposed on Mali

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The ECOWAS Court of Justice will on Friday, September 25, begin hearing of two interlocutory applications in a case instituted by two associations in Mali against the ECOWAS Commission and the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire.

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24-Sep-2020 to 10:07

Nigerian press focuses on Nigerian pledge to work with UN to promote human healt...

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The pledge by the Nigerian government to work with member states of the United Nations General Assembly to promote human health and general well-being and the approval of $1.96 billion for the construction of the Kano-Jigawa-Katsina-Jibia to Maradi rail line in Niger Republic are some of the leading stories in Nigerian newspapers on Thursday.

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23-Sep-2020 to 13:38

Nigerian Navy deploys 6 warships for special military exercise

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Navy has embarked on a special military exercise which involved the deployment of troops on board six warships, including 60 gunboats.

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