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President Buhari’s Administration Increases Borrowing to Finance Government Spending

by Veno Omuedaon September 20, 2019
The World Bank and Nigeria are in talks for as much as $2.5bn (R37bn) in a new tranche of concessionary lending to Africa’s most populous country, Vice President for Africa Hafez Ghanem said. In the past year Nigeria received $2.4bn from the World Bank, Ghanem said in an interview in Abuja, the West African nation’s […]

#NigeriaAt59: FG releases timetable for 59th Independence Celebration

by Veno Omuedaon September 19, 2019
The Federal Government has released the timetable of events leading to the celebration of the country’s 59th Independence anniversary.   In a press release signed by Willie Bassey, Director (Information) at the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, the anniversary will celebration will commence on Monday, September 23, with a press […]

Expatriates name SA, Nigeria, Kenya and Egypt most dangerous places to live

by Veno Omuedaon September 19, 2019
Johannesburg – According to a survey conducted among expatriates Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya and Egypt are the most dangerous places in the world to live and work. The latest Expat Insider Survey, done by InterNations, polled 20 259 expats representing 182 nationalities and living in 187 countries or territories, covering topics such as quality of […]