Online News Planet

Naira stabilises at interbank market

by www.punchng.com

The naira on Wednesday stabilised at N304.75 to a dollar at the official interbank market. At the Bureau De Change window, the nation’s currency traded at N385 to a dollar, Central Bank of Nigeria controlled rate, while the Pound Sterling and the Euro closed at N564 and N509, respectively. The naira, however, weakened at the […]

The post Naira stabilises at interbank market appeared first on Punch Newspapers.


Read Full Article On www.punchng.com
Latest
The match will also be attended by FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura and Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s possible rematch with Wladimir Klitschko could be staged in Las Vegas, promoter Eddie Hearn said on Wednesday. Joshua, the IBF and WBA heavyweight cha
Kayode Idowu, Maiduguri Five suicide bombers, two males and three females, were killed in Maiduguri by the premature detonation of explosives strapped on them. According to a security source, who spok
A woman who was left permanently paralysed after an orgasm caused a brain haemorrhage has warned others of the potential dangers of headaches during sex. She had five strokes in total, which doctors b
Russia will offer a dignified reaction to possible US provocations against the Syrian Armed Forces, Lavrov said
ARMSTRONG BAKAM, Bauchi  Two more suspects have been arrested in connection with the killing of a Bauchi based blogger, Abdulhakeem Bauchin Bauchi, Police authorities in Bauchi say.  On the 12th of Ma
The Legislative Advocacy Coalition on Violence Against Women has called for effective legislation to check the rising cases of violence against women and children in Enugu. To this end, the coalition
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami; the police, the Department of State Service, and others, on Wednesday, conceded that Peace Cor
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udoma, has explained why Nigeria and other African countries could not achieve their target of the Millennium Developme
"Our relations are special and we should value them," German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said
Each of the 10 Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) MPs brought in to prop up Theresa May’s minority government is “worth more” than Real Madrid footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, quipped Scottis
On Wednesday, Whoopi Goldberg and her co-hosts on ABC’s “The View” gleefully mocked President Donald Trump for calling the media “fake news” while displaying a phony Time
The US securities fraud trial of Martin Shkreli, a former pharmaceutical executive who gained notoriety for jacking up the price of an HIV drug by 5,000 percent, has been delayed due to difficulties i
Two ticket inspectors of the Deutsche Bahn German train system were caught on camera savagely dragging a black man out of a train after he reportedly refused to provide his ID and pay a
An Atlanta police officer has been placed on leave after a video showed him punching a man during an arrest. The video was recorded Thursday and posted on Facebook by Black Lives Matter of Greater Atl
The Detroit Department of Transportation has released footage of a high-speed collision between a speeding SUV and a bus which took place in May. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Finance Ministry has unveiled its proposal for a transformation of the state-run KAD fund into the Demographic Fund, which is meant to shore the country's pension system in the long run. The
Last week mesmerizing Ukrainian dance crew Light Balance wowed the audience and judges in their audition for hit U.S. show America's Got Talent, according to The Calvert Journal.
The crews of Su-27 fighters are on round-the-clock alert, defending the airspace of the Kaliningrad Region
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja A former Governor of Taraba State, Mr. Danbaba Suntai, is dead. The former governor, whose helicopter crashed, died in the United States of America. Suntai had remained unconscio
Dr. Alieta Eck drew ridicule from MSNBC host Stephanie Ruhle on Wednesday by suggesting that the way to give Americans better health care was to allow people to buy insurance through the National Rifl
Telegram has provided all the necessary data, according to the watchdog
The Republican healthcare proposal amounts to a tax cut for the rich, and the US economy would benefit far more from establishing single-payer healthcare, according to Warren Buffett, o
The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the enrolment of members of the National Youth Service Corps Scheme into the National Health Insurance Scheme to guarantee them access to quality he
President Borut Pahor called for prudence in the face of the proclamation of the final ruling in international arbitration on the Slovenian-Croatian border. He suggested in an interview with Radio Slo
Folashade Adebayo The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, has urged candidates who will sit for the mop-up test of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination on Saturday to print their e-sli
Confederations Cup action returns on Wednesday night as the semifinal stage kicks off in Kazan with European champions Portugal taking on Copa America winners Chile. Read Full Article a
Opportunities for poor children are growing so slowly that it will take another 40 years for disadvantaged pupils to catch up with classmates in their first year of school, a report has
China has floated out a new domestically-built guided missile destroyer which boasts advanced weapons. The Chinese military says it marks a new step in the development of the country’s
Two men, Dauda Oseini and Isiaka Adebisi, who allegedly stole a Techno phone worth N15, 000 were on Wednesday released on N200, 000 bail on the orders of an Osogbo Magistrates’ Court. The Magistrate,
Creating a single file can vaccinate computers against the ‘Petya’ ransomware attack but a ‘kill-switch’ cure for the digital infection has so far eluded cyber security researchers, whi

Recent News

BP oil disaster recovery projects receive grants

Six projects, including an aquarium planned for Gulfport, receive RESTORE grants.              
Read Full Story

Check out this Mississippi Medicaid math

The complexities of Medicaid often contribute to the confusion of the program. Here, we break down some of the numbers for Mississippi Medicaid.              
Read Full Story

Lin-Manuel Miranda has celebs singing ‘Hamilton’ for charity

Lin-Manuel Miranda has Hollywood singing lyrics from his hit musical, “Hamilton,” in order to raise money for a coalition of nonprofits focused on immigration.
Read Full Story

Sons to attend birthday service at Princess Diana’s grave

Prince William, his wife, Kate, and Prince Harry will attend a private service at the late Princess Diana’s grave on what would have been her 56th birthday.
Read Full Story

Chaffetz, leaving Congress this week, heading to Fox News

A Republican who is quitting Congress at the end of the week is heading to Fox News.
Read Full Story

The classic board game Clue is now officially a comic book

But IDW's new comic-book mystery miniseries can stand on its own.
Read Full Story

Popular Finance

Motown the GST impact

NULL
Read Full Story

Lawyers to get a fair deal for SAM borrowers

Hundreds of letters have gone out urging shared appreciation mortgage borrowers to join the legal action against the banks in a bid to recover millions of pounds.
Read Full Story

Cunene: New law on trade in pipeline

Ondjiva - The Trade Ministry is working on a new external trade law in order to ease the import and export process which allows the importer to save time and makes more profitable work, the State Se
Read Full Story

Quiminha Project produces 500 tons of vegetable products in six months

Luanda - Quiminha Integrated Agricultural Project based in Icolo e Bengo municipality in Luanda, has produced in the last six months 500 tons of various products, registering a positive increase compa
Read Full Story

Three Best Ways To Go Broke In Retirement

Will you lose everything in retirement?
Read Full Story

How To Teach Your Children About Finances...At Any Age

Every step our kids take from college to retirement will be influenced by their ability to manage their money, yet how often do we discuss personal finance with them? We can teach our children about f
Read Full Story

Positive Aging Needs To Be For Everyone

Writer Elizabeth White thinks the reframing aging movement needs to pay more attention to boomers trying to make ends meet.
Read Full Story

Essential Education: Senate Democrats say DeVos' words don't match her actions on civil rights enforcement

Read Full Story

Brown's budget, Democrats' DeVos concerns, LAUSD spending: What's new in education

Read Full Story