Live: #LoveLagos campaign peaks in London Notting Hill Carnival

PHOTOS: Notting Hill Carnival Live Updates plus … Love Lagos Campaign peaks in London  The sound and sight of Lagos has been dominating the popular Notting Hill Carnival in London as the #LoveLagosWeekend campaign enters Day three. To this end, the popular Nigerian Corner on Adela street at Notting Hill carnival has transformed…

Nigerian bank execs meet central bank over FX market suspension – sources

Central Bank of Nigeria. Picture: Wikimedia. Nigerian bank executives met with central bank officials, banking sources told Reuters on Wednesday, a day after the monetary authority suspended nine lenders from foreign exchange transactions for failing to remit money owed to the government. The suspensions from the interbank market were imposed after the banks failed…

Lagos’ largest shopping centre Novare Lekki Mall opens

  According to its promoters, the largest mall in Lagos opened on Thursday. The Novare Lekki Mall with 22,000 square meters of gross lettable space attracted N31.5 billion in foreign direct investment. CNBC Africa discussed the project with Jan Van Zyl, head of property development for Novare Equity Partners in Nigeria.<object id=”flashObj” width=”480″ height=”270″…

Ghana president orders early release for men who threatened judges

Ghana president orders men who threatened judges freed from jail. Photo: Wikimedia. Ghana President John Mahama has decreed the early release of three men convicted over death threats against Supreme Court judges made during a panel discussion broadcast on a local radio station. The case was part of a bid by authorities to ensure…

See Olympic Team GB heroic #GReattobeBack home return

Record-breaking Olympics team have arrived back from Rio after landing in London on Tuesday.  Spectacular scenes are being monitored in Heathrow airport runaway as the 67 joyous medallists who have done the Team Great Britain proud in the Olympic games touched down in styles on Tuesday. Britain is the first country to improve on…