CBN orders major forex market overhaul as Naira depreciates further

Emeka Anaeto, (Vanguard) - The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has rolled out a new foreign exchange window to stem the tide of demand pressures which had battered the Naira in the unofficial foreign exchange market.


Late Michael Ibru's 16 children fight over estate

Staff, (Vanguard) - Sixteen children of Chief Olorogun Michael Ibru, have filed suits and counter suits over the sharing of his multi-billion naira assets. Ibru, one of Nigeria's prominent businessmen died last September. He was aged 86.

Nigerians face fresh attacks in South Africa

Staff, (Punch) - Several of them, who spoke to SUNDAY PUNCH, relived their encounter with locals who assailed them in their apartments in various parts of Pretoria with machetes, knives, metal rods and guns.

New malaria vaccine provides 100% protection in clinical trial

Staff, (Guardian) - With this discovery, Nigeria can save over 300,000 lives lost to malaria yearly and over N480 billion spent on the treatment and control of the parasite annually.

Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC), Nigerian Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo's church, under alleged fraud investigation by City of London police

Staff, (Vanguard) - The largely African and Caribbean churchgoers are urged to give regular tithes and the church collected 5.8 million from them in 2015, according to the latest accounts.

Nigerian returnees from Libya share tales of rape, torture

Staff, (Punch) - Nigerian returnees from Libya have revealed how their search for financial freedom and a better life turned into a nightmare for them. On Tuesday, 161 Nigerians returned voluntarily from Libya, assisted by the International Organisation for Migration after being detained for several months in Libya.

NEMA to receive 400 Nigerians stranded in Libya

Ramon Oladimeji, (Punch) - The National Emergency Management Agency says it has confirmed the authenticity of a video recently circulating on the social media, which captured some stranded migrants in Libya.