Nigeria Security Top Story

Buhari vows to defeat forces of evil

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko/File Photo, REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde. President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will do all it can to defeat forces of evil marauding about in different parts of the country so as to restore peace and order. The National Security Adviser to the President, retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, said the president made this known Read More…

Business Pension funds

Nigeria hikes capital requirement for pension managers as mergers loom

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nigeria has increased the capital requirement for pension managers in an attempt to steer the biggest sector of its fund management industry to target untapped opportunities in the much larger, informal sector of small business. Three pension managers are in talks to merge to meet the new capital requirement of 5 billion naira ($13.14 million) Read More…

World

Belgium melts down over 22,000 firearms into recycled steel

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS SCREENSHOT, REUTERS. Belgian authorities this week destroyed more than 22,000 guns collected by police, melting them down into some 60 tonnes of recycled steel. About half of the firearms were collected from across the country, principally handed in by owners, some of whom had inherited but not wanted to keep them, Carina Read More…

Religion Top Story World

Pope removes legal privileges for Vatican cardinals, bishops

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Remo Casilli/File Photo, Vatican Media/¬≠Handout/REUTERS . Pope Francis ruled on Friday that bishops and cardinals who work in the Vatican will be judged by the same lay tribunal that hears other criminal cases and no longer by an elite panel of prelates. Francis issued a decree abrogating a provision in the Vatican’s civil Read More…