Headline News Wed, 27 July 2016: CBN Raises Interest Rate to 14%


Kogi Speaker, Jimoh Lawal resigns

God brought Buhari, APC into power for a reason – Osinbajo

Higuain completes £75.3m to Juventus

Malawi arrests HIV-positive man for raping girls for ‘cleansing ritual’

PDP zones 21 positions, releases full list

Buhari only fighting corrupt people, not corruption – Bishop Kukah

No one can stop APC from winning Edo State – Oshiomhole

Sports Ministry names Mikel as Team Nigeria captain at Rio Olympic

Female Prisions staff fired for smuggling alcohol, banned items into yard

INEC explains why it would continue to declare elections inconclusive

Kogi guber: Bello, Wada, Faleke anticipate as Court of Appeal reserves judgment

Tribunal verdict: My victory is for democracy, Bayelsans – Dickson

INEC disgracing Nigeria, disband body now – Rivers Government tells FG

Shock as ambassadorial nominee fails Nigeria National anthem test

FAAC: FG gives breakdown of amount 36 states received in May

Only corrupt people hate Buhari – APC guber aspirant, Niran-Oladunni

Oyo workers to receive two months salaries as Labour ends 7-week strike

Court bars Army Council from documenting Major-General Ijioma’s retirement

10 teachers die every month in Lagos – Perm Sec


Obi, Obiano have not equalled my achievements as Governor – Ngige

CBN orders banks to publish all forex transactions

Tackle killing of Christians now or risk reprisal that will explode Nigeria – Rights group tells Buhari

Kwara discovers 516 workers recruited illegally

I rejected Obasanjo’s N50million bribe 10 years ago – Senator Na’Allah

Amosun seeks review of VAT sharing formula

‘Absence of electricity inimical to Africa’s development’

Africa must step up campaign to promote ICT, says Cann

Nigeria’s oil sector growth falls by 1.89 per cent

Ikpeazu Gets Lifeline As Court of Appeal Maintains Status Quo

CBN Moves to Tame Inflation, Ups Interest Rate to 14 Per Cent

GSK declares 60 kobo special dividend to shareholders

UBA Denies Alleged Involvement in Turkey Coup

Obasanjo, Elumelu, Oramah canvass entrepreneurship, intra-Africa trade

‘New technology to save $1b from tomato paste import’

Buhari Inaugurates Abuja-Kaduna Rail, Promises Speedy Completion of Lagos-Calabar Route

Telephone unique subscriptions in Africa now 557m

Reduce wastages, merge MDAs, Obasanjo tells govs

INEC messing up democracy, says Fayose

Use recovered loot for people’s welfare, Kukah tells FG

Firms join forces to boost LNG as marine fuel

NIMASA reads riot act to oil firms

Firm to enhance its Europe-West Africa coverage

Unending row over planned 45% hike in electricity tariff 45 per cent electricity tariff hike

LASG builds Badagry, Epe marinas to boost tourism

INEC Postpones Rerun Elections in Rivers over Insecurity

Buhari Meets APC Governors

FG’s Delayed Dialogue, A Ploy to Acquire Drones, Says Niger Delta Avengers

Nigeria, Iran to forge trade ties

Buhari Reappoints Mbam as RMAFC’s Boss

Drama as Ambassadorial Nominees Couldn’t Recite National Anthem

CBN raises interest rate to 14%, warns banks

Lagos Assembly Not A Rubber Stamp — Akinsola

Declare economic emergency in Nasarawa, Maku begs Buhari

Ibori kinsmen protest land encroachment, block East-West road

Kogi Assembly speaker resigns

Kumuyi’s prayers have brought positive changes to Adamawa – Gov

Jailing People Can’t Solve Nigeria’s Corruption Problem, Says Kukah

Policeman, Four Others Shot as Displaced Pipeline Vandals Engage Police in Shootout

Mozambique closes in on huge gas deal after years of delay

Eko Disco promotes girl-child’s interest in engineering

Criticism trails CBN’s decision to hike MPR to 14%

Government to implement AU’s cleaner oceans’ treaty

Borno IDPs Protest Inadequate Food Supply

Source: Whassup Dailies