Friday, March 24, 2023

Supreme Court

March 15, 2023

Money Laundering: EFCC tells court to revoke ex-Lagos Speaker Ikuforiji’s bail

Mr Ikuforiji and his former personal assistant, Oyebode Atoyebi, are facing a 54-count charge before the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court.

Adeyemi Ikuforiji
March 14, 2023

Gov. Sule begs Nasarawa residents to accept old naira notes 

The governor said the appeal followed the CBN directives that banks should begin accepting and disbursing the old naira notes.

Abdullahi Sule
March 14, 2023

CBN obeying Supreme Court order victory for Nigerians: Matawalle

“All Nigerians can now sigh a relief on this matter, and we expect more cash to be in circulation to ease our pains.”

Old Naira notes and new Naira notes
March 14, 2023

Lagos to shut down banks rejecting deposits of old naira notes

Lagos residents can call 08124993895, 09064323154, and 08092509777 to report banks rejecting old naira notes deposits.

Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu
March 13, 2023

CBN directs banks to start accepting old notes immediately

Consequently, all concerned are directed to conform accordingly.

Old Naira Notes
March 13, 2023

Naira Scarcity: Gov. Diri urges Buhari regime, CBN to obey Supreme Court ruling

The governor said Nigerians were waiting on the regime and CBN to speedily enforce the judgement.

Gov Douye Diri
March 13, 2023

Banks issuing but rejecting deposit of old naira notes in Osun: Gov Adeleke

“If banks will not accept old notes as deposits, they must stop issuing old notes for withdrawal.”

Old Naira notes and new Naira notes
March 12, 2023

Bayelsa govt urges CBN to speak on validity of old naira notes 

The state asked the CBN to respect the judgment of the Supreme Court and ease the hardships of citizens caused by the new naira policy.

Bayelsa governor Duoye Diri and CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele
March 11, 2023

Banks issuing old notes but refusing to take them back, Lagos residents lament

They told journalists in separate interviews that spending the two old notes had been challenging as Nigerians, and even banks were not accepting the money for their daily transactions.

Old Naira Notes
March 10, 2023

Yahaya Bello threatens to arrest, prosecute those rejecting old naira notes

The supreme court had on Wednesday ruled that the old naira notes of N1000, N500 and N200 should continue as legal tender alongside the new notes until December 2023.

Yahaya Bello and old notes