Priscilla Ekwere: First Female To Have Her Signature On The N1000 Note

For the very first time in Nigeria’s 59-year history, the signature of a woman, Priscilla Ekwere Eleje, goes on the naira.  Eleje, who has been acting director of currency and operations at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has been confirmed substantive director. She is the first female director of currency in the history of the bank, and her signature has been appended on the naira — breaking another glass ceiling. Ladi Kwali, Nigeria’s foremost potter, is the only woman on the naira, taking a spot at the back of…

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Demolition of AIT Structure, Atiku Reacts

The Presidential Candidate of the peoples democratic Party PDP in the just concluded Election in Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the demolition of a structure belonging to AIT. On his twitter handle, Atiku alleges threat to the freedom of the press enshrined in the 1999 constitution by the APC government. He said nothing must be done to bring our democracy to its knees

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PDP to Buhari: tender your WAEC certificate at tribunal

20,000 APC members defect to PDP in Nasarawa Stat

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to tender his West African Examination Certificate (WAEC) to the presidential election petitions tribunal. The PDP said if truly the President had the WAEC as he claimed, he should tender it before the tribunal, instead of allowing his campaign spokesperson, Festus Keyamo, to “insult” the sensibility of Nigerians with lame attempt at diversionary tactics. The main opposition party also called on Nigerians to note that by claiming that an aspirant does not need WAEC certificate, but the ability to speak…

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