Oyetunji Abioye, (Punch) - The naira tumbled to 402 at the parallel market on Wednesday, a day after the Central Bank of Nigeria banned nine banks from the foreign exchange market over their failure to remit $2.334bn to the Federal Government's Treasury Single Account domiciled with the CBN.
Samson Folarin, (Punch) - No fewer than 241 Nigerians, who were stranded in Libya, have been repatriated to the country. It was learnt that the returnees arrived in the country on Tuesday around 3.45pm through Muritala Muhammed International Airport.
Staff, (Vanguard) - A report released yesterday by The Economist Intelligence Unit ranked Lagos as the third worst city to live, maintaining its position at the lowest rungs of the Global Liveability index.
Staff, (Punch) - Olympic and World Championships medallist, Blessing Okagbare, on Thursday led team Nigeria into the finals of the women's 4x100m relay at the Olympic Games after posting a 42.55sec finish.