I am not the face of Fuel Subsidy Removal, says Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (Audio)

managing director of the World Bank, attends a session at the WEF in the Swiss Alpine resort town of Davos

I am not the Face of Subsidy

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala tells BBC  some people who do not want her to work for President Jonathan’s administration that are tagging her “Face of Subsidy Removal.” (more…)

Sanusi Lamido, CBN Governor Defends, Narrates history of Islamic Banking in Nigeria – Audio

Sanusi Lamido

Sanusi Lamido, CBN governor said attempts to introduce Islamic banking predates him

The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Sanusi Lamido was at the senate on Wednesday for a meeting with the senate committee on banking. There, he spoke passionately about Islamic banking taking listeners through its history and benefits.

He defended the policy which has been heavily criticized by many Nigerians. He said plans to introduce it predates him.

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Senators Rebuke Colleague For Admitting Their Jumbo Pay – Audio

Prof Benedict Ayade (PDP C.River state)

Senator Benedict Ayade is a PDP senator from Cross River state. He is a professor and a first time senator. While arguing a motion on Human trafficking at a senate plenary, he admitted they – senators – receive fat salaries. He was quickly rebuked by his colleagues and was made to withdraw the statement by the senate president, David Mark.

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