Tag: CBN

Toluwanimi OnakoyaSeptember 16, 2020

Soyinka declares Nigeria divided like never before under Buhari, ICRC fault reports on collapse of Kainji Dam | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari; declaring that Nigeria has never been this divided as it is ...

EditorJuly 16, 2020

Wilfully defaulting on your loans is no longer an option, thanks to this new CBN directive

Nigeria has a serious debt problem. It is such a pervasive problem that families will not invest in the businesses ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaJuly 14, 2020

602 repentant Boko Haram members denounce membership | 5 Things that Should Matter Today

Amidst increasing insurgent attacks in the North East of the country, there are reports that about 602 repentant Boko Haram ...

SponsorJune 19, 2020

GBFoods is leading the way on agricultural infrastructure in Nigeria with N20bn tomato processing factory

Have you ever imagined one industry that we just cannot do without? It has to be the food manufacturing industry! ...

Bernard DayoAugust 14, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 14th of August

President Muhammadu Buhari makes today’s Cover for asking the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to stop providing foreign exchange for ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 28, 2019

The YNaija Cover – Weekend Roundup

See links below to read our latest weekend stories and recap of top stories last week:   #BBNaija: Gedoni doesn’t ...

Bernard DayoJuly 23, 2019

The Big 5: 12 reportedly killed in Shiites protest as IGP Adamu meets Buhari; Kano sets up committee to reform Almajiri system of education | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: 12 reportedly killed in Shiites protest as IGP Adamu meets Buhari A ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 26, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 26th of June

Follow the links to read our latest stories: The Big 5: APC demands immediate arrest of Amosun over ammunition stockpile; ...

Bernard DayoMay 21, 2019

The Late 5: Teaching hospitals are overburdened, lack proper funding – Adewole; Court strikes out case seeking to stop Ihedioha’s inauguration | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Reps pass bill ending B.Sc-HND dichotomy The House of Representatives has passed ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMarch 5, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 5th of March

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqTemidayo Taiwo-Sidiq is a Political Journalist, Analyst and Social Change Advocate with major interest in Nigerian Politics, Governance and ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 23, 2018

The Big 5: Death of Offa robbery suspect wouldn’t stop your prosecution – Police tells Saraki; Presidency says Jonathan lied about corruption in his book | Other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Nigeria’s Presidency has replied former President, Goodluck Jonathan, saying he (Jonathan) lied ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 17, 2018

Senate directs CBN to suspend ATM card maintenance charges

The Nigerian Senate has asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to direct commercial banks to increase the maximum amount ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 5, 2018

The Late 5: Jimi Agbaje to battle Sanwo-Olu for Lagos governorship; Magnus Abe, Utomi, Akinlade denied APC guber tickets | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 5, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 5th of October

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: BREAKING: Jimi Agbaje emerges as Lagos PDP guber candidate ...

Debo I. AkinbamiAugust 27, 2018

Opinion: What are we really doing to check Nigeria’s poverty rate?

The descent of Nigeria’s economy into poverty has been a recurrent matter of regular discussions and debates, particularly in the ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 27, 2018

The Big 5: Obasanjo releases report of $16b power probe, Real Madrid wins 13th UEFA Champions League and other stories

Here are the major stories you should be monitoring today: President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his administration’s commitment to the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 22, 2017

Court orders banks to forfeit accounts without BVN

A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted a temporary forfeiture order on bank accounts owners who are yet to ...

ToluOctober 7, 2017

207,818 unqualified primary school teachers; 400,000 whistleblower calls | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

760 – The number of suspected Boko Haram insurgents that have been handed over by the Nigerian Army to the ...

AzeezOctober 5, 2017

CBN is not printing money to support the Federal Government – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has dismissed reports that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is printing money to support the Federal ...

AzeezOctober 5, 2017

Buhari appoints new CBN deputy governor

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mrs. Aishah Ahmad, as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. This was disclosed ...

AzeezOctober 4, 2017

We have recovered N50bn excessive bank charges on customers – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said it has recovered over N50 billion as excessive charges imposed on customers by ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 10, 2017

[The Activism Blog] The nepotism in Buhari’s government is sickening

A Twitter user and regular public commentator @ogbenidipo has cried out in reaction to the level of nepotism in the ...

AzeezJuly 25, 2017

Just In: CBN retains monetary policy rate at 14%

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday left the Monetary Policy Rate unchanged at 14 per cent. CBN governor, Godwin ...

AzeezJuly 22, 2017

We are not selling forex to anyone at N200 | CBN replies Senate

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Friday dismissed claims by the Senate that it is selling dollars to some businesses ...

ToluJuly 22, 2017

N31 million ransom for Igbonla six, $793.2 million illegal cash in banks | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

1.2 million – The National Examination Council (NECO) said out of the 7,410,030 candidates that sat for the Senior School ...

AzeezJune 24, 2017

Etisalat takeover: CBN intervenes to prevent loss of jobs

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) have moved to intervene in the takeover of ...

AzeezJune 13, 2017

Recover N536bn unremitted funds within 7 days, Senate orders CBN

The Senate on Tuesday asked the Central Bank of Nigeria to recover monies collected by banks on behalf of Nigeria ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 25, 2017

CBN receives N35m, foreign currencies found in Justice Ngwuta’s house

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Thursday, took as evidence, N35 million and foreign currencies that the DSS, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 24, 2017

Convert lower naira notes to coins to prevent extinction – Senate urges

The Nigerian Senate has, on Tuesday, asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to convert lower naira notes into coins ...

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