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African Union plans to establish central bank by 2045

The African Union has announced plan to establish the African Central Bank (ACB) by by 2045. Ms Naglaa Nozahie representing the Association of African Central Banks (AACB), said this while presenting the progress report on the convergence of criteria for …

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GENERAL ELECTIONS EU EOM statement

The European Union was invited by theIndependent National Electoral Commissiontoobservethe2019generalelections. The EU Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) is very concerned about the process andtimingofthesuspensionoftheChiefJusticeofNigeria, HonourableJusticeWalterOnnoghen, on25January. With 20 days until the presidential andNational Assembly elections, political parties,candidatesandvoters mustbeabletohaveconfidenceintheimpartialityandindependence of the judicial system. The decision to  suspend  the Chief  Justice has led  to many Nigerians, including lawyers and civil society observer groups, to question whether due process was followed. The …

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The Government of the United States of America and the European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Nigeria for the 2019 general elections have expressed concern over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. …

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May’s Government Survives No-Confidence Vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government saw off a vote of no confidence in parliament on Wednesday, called after MPs overwhelmingly rejected the Brexit deal. Main opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called the vote after Tuesday’s crushing defeat for May …

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