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#NcdcFailedKano: Kano Residents Complain About Neglect Following Rise in Covid-19 Cases

by Breaking Timeson April 23, 2020
Kano state recently announced its first case of the deadly covid-19 virus, which has risen to 73 cases according to official reports from NCDC, to make matters worse, Kano’s only test center’s operations got suspended because it lacked some needs to carry out testing. This has caused some anger online with the Kano internet community, […]
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Tchad’s Offensive Against Boko Haram: Wake-up Call for Buhari’s Regime

by Breaking Timeson April 11, 2020
In 2015, the now Nigerian Ruler Muhammadu Buhari in his election campaign promised Nigerians to fight the Bokoharam insurgency from ‘the forefront’ and provide modern arms and ammunition.In a speech at the Chatham House international affairs institute in London, which was broadcasted live online, The now Nigeria Ruler said: “Our soldiers have neither received the […]

CBN shifts January 2020 MPC meeting

by Breaking Timeson January 15, 2020
The first meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central bank of Nigeria (CBN) for 2020, earlier slated to hold on 20th and 21st January 2020 has now been rescheduled for 23rd and 24th January, 2020.

Us – Iran Feud, What’s in it for Nigeria? – by Koko Nkanor

by Breaking Timeson January 15, 2020
The world had just rounded up Christmas and New year festivities and were just settling into 2020 when news of the killing of the second in command, an Iranian military major General and commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), Qassem Soleimaini. He was killed by an American drone in a targeted air strike […]

The Eco: Awakening the Sleeping Giant – by Koko Nkanor

by Breaking Timeson January 15, 2020
Towards the end of 2019, on the 21st of December, President Alasane Ouattara of Cote d’Ivoire, President of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) together with President Macron of France declared that eight member countries of ECOWAS would discontinue using the CFA Franc currency and would begin to use the Eco as their […]

CBN: Regulatory Measures to Improve Lending to the Real Sector of the Nigeria Economy

by Breaking Timeson January 9, 2020
CBN has ordered all Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) to give out loans to real sectors in the Nigeria Economy and also decided to retain the minimum 65% loan deposit ratio (LDR) in the interim. The DMBs are required to maintain this level and further advised that average daily figures shall be applied to access compliance […]