JUST IN: Court orders DSS to release Ifeanyi Ubah

A federal high court in Lagos has ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to release Ifeanyi Ubah, the detained managing director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited. Mohammed Idris, The post JUST IN: Court orders DSS to release Ifeanyi Ubah appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Prices jump as OPEC beats deal target — hits 102% conformity

Oil prices jumped to $54 per barrel early Thursday as the Joint OPEC-Non-OPEC Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) reported that the oil deal struck in 2016 hit a 102 percent conformity The post Prices jump as OPEC beats deal target — hits 102% conformity appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Obasanjo: We failed to tame Boko Haram until it became a monster

Olusegun Obasanjo, former president, on Wednesday, said the Boko Haram insurgency was not adequately addressed right from its infancy stage. Obasanjo said violent extremism often festers as a result of The post Obasanjo: We failed to tame Boko Haram until it became a monster appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Iwuanyanwu: Igbo have invested more in Nigeria than any other tribe

Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, frontline politician and businessman, says the Igbo do not wish to secede from Nigeria “because they have invested in the country more than the Hausas and Yorubas”. According The post Iwuanyanwu: Igbo have invested more in Nigeria than any other tribe appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Court grants Yakubu permission to travel abroad for medical check-up

Ahmed Mohammed, justice of the federal high court in Abuja, on Wednesday granted Andrew Yakubu, former group managing director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), permission to travel to The post Court grants Yakubu permission to travel abroad for medical check-up appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Lagos APC chairman: Obanikoro, PDP bigwigs joining us soon

Henry Ajomale, chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos state, says the party is stepping up arrangements to welcome Musiliu Obanikoro, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party The post Lagos APC chairman: Obanikoro, PDP bigwigs joining us soon appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Osinbajo: Fasting and prayer won’t grow our economy

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria’s economy will not grow by fasting and prayer but by the collective effort of all citizens. Speaking with heads of ministries, departments and agencies The post Osinbajo: Fasting and prayer won’t grow our economy appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Aisha Buhari: Support of women has been my husband’s driving force

Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, says the support of the Nigerian women has been a “driving force” for her husband. According to Suleiman Haruna, director of information in The post Aisha Buhari: Support of women has been my husband’s driving force appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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35 Nigerians deported from UK

The government of the United Kingdom (UK) on Wednesday deported 35 Nigerians for committing immigration-related offences in the country. The deportees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMlA), Lagos The post 35 Nigerians deported from UK appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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BREAKING: No confirmation of a coup plot, says DHQ

The Nigeria defence headquarters says there is no confirmation of a coup plot. Last week, Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff, issued a statement warning officers and men of the The post BREAKING: No confirmation of a coup plot, says DHQ appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Okonjo-Iweala: You can’t achieve growth, development if you have forex distortions

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former minister of finance, says growth and development cannot be achieved when a country has distortions in its foreign exchange rates. Speaking at the launch of a book The post Okonjo-Iweala: You can’t achieve growth, development if you have forex distortions appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Onaiyekan: Clerics inciting their church members to kill should be arrested

John Onaiyekan, a cardinal and Catholic archbishop of Abuja, says those who incite church members from their pulpits should be arrested. Onaiyekan said this while speaking at a workshop on The post Onaiyekan: Clerics inciting their church members to kill should be arrested appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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To prevent extinction, convert lower naira notes to coins, Senate tells CBN

The Nigerian senate on Tuesday asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to convert lower naira notes into  coins to cater to highly repetitive transactions in the economy. This was The post To prevent extinction, convert lower naira notes to coins, Senate tells CBN appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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Emefiele: I’m confident Nigeria will be out of recession by Sept

Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says he remains confident that the economy will be out of recession by the end of the third quarter of The post Emefiele: I’m confident Nigeria will be out of recession by Sept appeared first on TheCable. This is News is from The Cable

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