1. Nigeria's Buhari moves to block food imports  Myjoyonline.com
  2. Nigeria's president tells central bank not to fund food imports  Aljazeera.com
  3. Buhari tells central bank to stop providing FX for food  EWN
  4. Nigeria's president moves to stop funding for food imports  CNN
  5. Buhari signs new name for Nigerian Prisons Service  Daily Post Nigeria
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President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to block food importers' requests for foreign currency in a bid to boost local agriculture.President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to block food importers' requests for foreign currency in a bid to boost local agriculture.

Nigeria's Buhari moves to block food imports - MyJoyOnline.com

The Nigerian leader says the directive is meant to bring about 'full food security' for Africa's largest economy. The Nigerian leader says the directive is meant to bring about 'full food security' for Africa's largest economy.

Nigeria's president tells central bank not to fund food imports | News | Al Jazeera

“Our marketplace should be regulated and guided in a rational manner that creates a level playing field. Our economy will not be saved by Ad Hoc political decisions like this, handed down by the very institutions that should be shielded from the whim and caprice of politicians.”

Kingsley Moghalu on Twitter: "Our marketplace should be regulated and guided in a rational manner that creates a level playing field. Our economy will not be saved by Ad Hoc political decisions like this, handed down by the very institutions that should be shielded from the whim and caprice of politicians."

“The President is not indifferent to the unfortunate incident, and would take decisive action as soon as the report of the panel is submitted to him. He is following due process and procedure. Putting the cart before the horse is not President Buhari's way of doing things.”

Garba Shehu on Twitter: "The President is not indifferent to the unfortunate incident, and would take decisive action as soon as the report of the panel is submitted to him. He is following due process and procedure. Putting the cart before the horse is not President Buhari's way of doing things."

“@NGRPresident should leave @cenbank alone to discharge its mandate independently within the ambit of the CBN Act, and stop “directing” it.@cenbank should on its part assertive its independence (assuming it actually believes it should be independent, but the Act says so, clearly!)”

Kingsley Moghalu on Twitter: "@NGRPresident should leave @cenbank alone to discharge its mandate independently within the ambit of the CBN Act, and stop “directing” it.@cenbank should on its part assertive its independence (assuming it actually believes it should be independent, but the Act says so, clearly!)"

“The incoming Ministers, who will be sworn in next week, will receive clear implementation targets tied to their portfolios. We will ensure these targets are complied with; performance will be monitored by the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation.”

Muhammadu Buhari on Twitter: "The incoming Ministers, who will be sworn in next week, will receive clear implementation targets tied to their portfolios. We will ensure these targets are complied with; performance will be monitored by the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation."

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has told the central bank to stop providing funding for food imports, his spokesman said in a statement on Tuesday, a move that has raised questions about the bank's independence.Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has told the central bank to stop prov...

Nigeria's president tells cenbank to stop providing FX for food - Reuters

Olalekan Adetayo President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigerian Correctional Service Bill into law. The Act repeals the Nigerian Prisons ...Olalekan Adetayo President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigerian Correctional Service Bill into law. The Act repeals the Nigerian Prisons Service Act. The Senior Special Assistant to th...

Nigerian Prisons Service changes name to correctional service  – Punch Newspapers

Olalekan Adetayo President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigerian Correctional Service Bill into law. The Act repeals the Nigerian Prisons ...Olalekan Adetayo President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigerian Correctional Service Bill into law. The Act repeals the Nigerian Prisons Service Act. The Senior Special Assistant to th...

Nigerian Prisons Service changes name to correctional service  – Punch Newspapers

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, disclosed that he has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop providing foreign...President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, disclosed that he has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop providing foreign exchange for importation of food into the country...

Don’t give a cent to anybody to import food into the country, Buhari orders CBN – Punch Newspapers

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, disclosed that he has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop providing foreign...President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, disclosed that he has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop providing foreign exchange for importation of food into the country...

Don’t give a cent to anybody to import food into the country, Buhari orders CBN – Punch Newspapers

Senator Sani Shehu, on Wednesday, lauded President Muhammadu BuhariSenator Sani Shehu, on Wednesday, lauded President Muhammadu Buhari

Sani Shehu hails Buhari’s directive on food importation – Punch Newspapers

Senator Sani Shehu, on Wednesday, lauded President Muhammadu BuhariSenator Sani Shehu, on Wednesday, lauded President Muhammadu Buhari

Sani Shehu hails Buhari’s directive on food importation – Punch Newspapers

Tuesday’s statement prompted many observers to point to the central bank’s status as an independent body. Tuesday’s statement prompted many observers to point to the central bank’s status as an independent body.

Buhari tells central bank to stop providing FX for food

According to Buhari, Nigeria currently has enough food for its citizens following several reforms in the agriculture sector by his administration, adding that there was no need to continue to import the same into the country.According to Buhari, Nigeria currently has enough food for its citizens following several reforms in the agriculture sector by his administration, adding that there was no need to continue to import the same into the country.

Buhari Tells CBN Not To Sell Forex To Food Importers | Sahara Reporters

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State and other governors from the All Progressives Congress, on Tuesday met President Mu...Olaide Oyelude, Katsina Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State and other governors from the All Progressives Congress, on Tuesday met President Muhammadu Buhari at his country home in Daura. Sour...

Masari, Fayemi, others meet Buhari in Daura – Punch Newspapers

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State and other governors from the All Progressives Congress, on Tuesday met President Mu...Olaide Oyelude, Katsina Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State and other governors from the All Progressives Congress, on Tuesday met President Muhammadu Buhari at his country home in Daura. Sour...

Masari, Fayemi, others meet Buhari in Daura – Punch Newspapers

The president says his administration has achieved food security.The president says his administration has achieved food security.

Buhari to CBN: We've achieved food security; no forex for food importation - Premium Times Nigeria

Legit.ng News ★ Community leaders in the five local government areas under Daura emirate on Tuesday, August 13, told President Muhammadu Buhari that they enjoy 24 hours power supply only when he is in town.Community leaders in the five local government areas under Daura emirate on Tuesday, August 13, told President Muhammadu Buhari that they enjoy 24 hours power supply only when he is in town.

Daura leaders to President Buhari: We enjoy 24 hours power supply only when you’re around ▷ Nigeria news | Legit.ng

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is charged with the recovery of stolen assets in Nigeria, by arresting and prosecuting offenders.The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is charged with the recovery of stolen assets in Nigeria, by arresting and prosecuting offenders.

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