Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «loan»

September 24, 2017 12:37 AM Restructure Nigeria now to attain balance, says Tinubu

Tinubu also explained that there were immense benefits to all in the event of a restructuring that would create the correct balance. “It would be better”, he stressed, “to restructure things to attain the correct balance between our collective purpose on one hand and our separate grassroots realities on the other.” The former governor counselled the champions 21

September 23, 2017 7:37 PM Breaking: We must guard against separating Nigeria into small pieces, Tinubu warns

“Being more pragmatic, separating the nation into small pieces resolves nothing and creates additional problems”. Tinubu noted that gargantuan challenges were facing the country but explained that they were not enough to call for the dismantling of the federation at a time some parts of the world were taking advantage of integration. The APC leader 24

September 23, 2017 4:38 AM CAN is paranoid about Islam – Islamic council

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs has said the Christian Association of Nigeria is being paranoid and intolerant of Islam. It said Muslims in the country had always tolerated Christians but that CAN was showing itself to be “Islamophobic.” CAN had alleged that the issuance of Sukuk bond by the Debt Management Office was an attempt to make Nigeria 16

September 20, 2017 6:31 PM NBS’s report confirms Aregbesola’s prudence, accountability in public spending – Osun Govt

The Osun state government has said that the recent dept profile report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has vindicated Osun state and equally shown that Governor Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has been prudent and accountable in public spending of the state’s funds. It also said the report has exposed what it termed the lies being told by the opposition 25

September 20, 2017 6:31 PM Debts profile: FG’s disclosure confirms my claim on Fayemi – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has said the Federal Government’s disclosure on the debt profile of the state has vindicated him on his claim that the immediate past administration of Dr Kayode Fayemi ran the state aground financially. The governor, who was reacting to statement by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) that the state government 18

September 20, 2017 12:14 PM FG has a grand ploy to Islamise Nigeria using the Sukuk bond

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has warned the country’s government against Islamising Nigeria through the back door with the floating of the Sukuk Islamic bond. In a statement by the Christian body, the Sukuk bond is nothing but an avenue to Islamise the country and sell it to the Arab nations. The statement, signed by CAN’s general secretary 12

September 20, 2017 10:43 AM Newspaper review: Buhari at UNGA canvasses international material support for anti-corruption war

The headlines of mainstream Nigerian newspapers for Wednesday, September 20, are focused on on President Buhari's speech at United Nations General Assembly in which he canvassed for international support for anti-corruption war. Thisday reports that President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday called for international co-operation and material support for his administration’s 24

September 20, 2017 2:30 AM Ajimobi seeks N2.4bn loan to buy tractors for farmers

IBADAN—IN his renewed effort to boot agriculture, The Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi has notified the state’s House of Assembly of his plans to borrow N2.42 billion (£5 million) to purchase tractors for farming in the state. The governor made this known in a letter sent to the House at yesterday’s plenary and read by the Speaker, Hon. Michael Adeyemo 17

September 19, 2017 6:03 PM Rashford, Mbappe, Dembele up for 2017 Golden Boy Award [See full nominees’ list]

Kylian Mbappe, Ousmane Dembele, Marcus Rashford and Christian Pulisic have been named among the 25 nominees for the 2017 Golden Boy award. Last year, Manchester United’s Rashford finished runner-up to Renato Sanches, who is on loan at Swansea from Bayern Munich. He faces competition from Mbappe, who helped Monaco to the Ligue 1 title and Champions League 19

September 18, 2017 6:25 AM Everyone has his own meaning of restructuring – Governor Ahmed

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State is the sixth democratically elected governor of the state. The banker turned politician served in the immediate past administration of Governor Bukola Saraki. In this interview he responds to questions on developments in the state and the impact of his six year administration on Kwara. What is the current economic 19