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Buhari seeks senate approval for $5.5bn loan

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the senate to approve a loan of $5.5 billion to fund the 2017 budget. Buhari’s request was contained in a letter read by Senate President Bukola Saraki on Tuesday.…

Domestic airline passengers decrease by 21%

Domestic airlines in Nigeria lifted a total of 3,287,310 passengers in the first six months of this year, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The figure, however, represents a 21 per cent…

Aisha Ahmad Appointed As CBN Deputy Governor

President Muhammadu Buhari has presented Mrs Aishah Ahmad to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). She is to replace a former Deputy Governor, who…