Retail SMIS Gets $298.71m, CNY39.69m Boost

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has made another intervention in the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) to the tune of $2698.71million in addition to CNY 39.69million in the spot and short tenured forwards segment of the inter-bank foreign market. The Director, Corporate Communications Department at the Bank, Mr. Isaac Okorafor, disclosed this on Friday, July 12, 2019, noting that the interventions in United States dollars, just as in previous transactions, were to meet requests in the agricultural and raw materials sectors. Similarly, the transactions in Chinese…

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Nigerian Real Estate Czar, Sam Ogrih, Honored By Secretary Of The State Of Georgia, USA

…Visits Medshare Head Office in Atlanta In recognition of his support for education and contribution towards solving Nigeria’s housing and infrastructural needs, Mr. Sam Ogrih, has been recently honored by the Secretary of the State of Georgia and the Georgia House of Representative, with an Outstanding Citizenship of the State of Georgia and House of Representative Resolution, respectively. Mr. Ogrih, a leading Real Estate Czar and Managing Director of Delta Mega Trend, was received by a delegation of State Legislators, at the Georgia State Capitol, where he met with key…

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Buratai as Nigerian Army’s Mr. Commission

By Usman Bello Since 2015, there have been some remarkable improvements in the operations of the Nigerian Army. The Nigerian Army, though not my constituency I have over the years followed its affairs critically, and it has somewhat become my hubby to make analysis whenever there is a change in its leadership, when redeployments are carried out and the likes. You reading might be wondering why my passion is in the affairs of the Nigerian Army. The reason is simple. As a young boy in the streets of Kaduna, I…

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Adeosun as Nigerian Army Star Boy

By David Onmeje The promotion of Lamidi Adeosun to the enviable rank of Lieutenant General by President Muhammadu Buhari recently has got the country talking. In some quarters it was stated that he was by this promotion appointed the Chief of Army Staff. And of course, the Nigerian Army was quick to clarify that the elevation of Lamidi Adeosun was in reward for “extraordinary feats, courage, exemplary leadership, loyalty, uncommon commitment and valour in the counter-insurgency operation in the North-East part of the country.” The accolades mentioned above were showered…

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