Thursday, June 21, 2018
Canada to host The Commonwealth Africa Forum in July 2018

Canada’s PM Statement on World Refugee Day

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on World Refugee Day as made available to NEWSVERGE in Toronto “Each year, thousands are...
Canada to host The Commonwealth Africa Forum in July 2018

Canada PM welcomes appointment of new Parliamentary Librarian

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has welcomed the appointment of Heather Lank as the new Parliamentary Librarian. This appointment is effective June 21, 2018. Established in 1876,...
Signs bad for Messi’s last chance to emulate Maradona

Signs bad for Messi’s last chance to emulate Maradona

Lionel Messi’s 31st birthday this weekend is an ominous reminder Russia may be his last World Cup and final chance to emulate fellow Argentine...
Buhari signs 2018 Appropriation Bill into law, expresses concern over changes

Buhari signs 2018 budget into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill of N9.12 trillion into law after seven months of its submission to National Assembly (NASS). The...
2017 budget: FG releases N1.58trn capital expenditure to MDAs - Adeosun

FG releases N1.58trn capital expenditure to MDAs

The Federal Government has released N1.58 trillion as capital expenditure to Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), from the 2017 budget.The Minister of Finance, Mrs...
Naira converges at N360 to dollar across major market segments

Naira converges at N360 to dollar across major market segments

The Naira on Tuesday converged at N360 to the dollar across the major foreign exchange market, the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports. At the parallel...
Black Panther star wins MTV’s best hero award

Black Panther star wins MTV’s best hero award

Superhero movie “Black Panther’ made a killing at the MTV Movie & TV Awards winning four trophies. Black Panther,” the predominantly black movie that has...
U.S. mourns victims of Damboa attacks in Borno

U.S. mourns victims of Damboa attacks in Borno

The U.S. has condemned, in the strongest possible terms, the attacks on Saturday night in Damboa, Borno in North Eastern Nigeria by suspected members...
Hero Larger beer urges Super Eagles to Go! Be the hero

Hero Larger beer urges Super Eagles to Go! Be the hero

As part of its Russia 2018 World Cup campaign, International Breweries, part of the world’s largest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, (AB InBev) on Monday unveiled...
More than 100,000 displaced Afghans, returnees in desperate plight – UN

UN condemns Damboa attack

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria Myrta Kaulard, has condemned the twin suicide attacks on 16 June in the town of Damboa, Borno State,...