World Wildlife Day: New livestreams encourage web users to keep an eye on reserves
06 March 2021 | 6:55 am
France's president admits for the first time that French soldiers murdered a top Algerian independence figure then covered up the crime. In South Africa, a top sponsor of South Africa's Love Island TV series pulls out of the production following outrage over the predominantly white cast in a country where 80 percent of people are black. And finally, an anti-poaching unit in South Africa has set up smartphone surveillance in a nature reserve to invite everyone with an internet connection to watch out for endangered species at Kruger National Park.
18 Feb 2018
NSCDC trains officers to protect ranches, grazing reserves.
3 Jul 2018
Fresh data from the Central Bank of Nigeria shows that Nigeria's forex reserves fell by 0.34 per cent to $48bn in June.
14 Jan 2019
Nigeria's FX reserves rose by 6.4 million dollars to 43.05 billion naira between the 17th of December to the 9th of January; Deinma Iyagba, Currency trader at UBA joins CNBC Africa to recap activities at the fixed income and FX markets this week.
23 Jan 2019
The Supreme Court, yesterday, reserved its ruling on an appeal the All Progressives Congress, APC, seeking to secure an order that will enable it to field candidates in the forthcoming elections in Rivers State.
15 May 2019
Court reserves judgment in Senator Adeleke’s appeal.
28 Jun 2019
Justice Peter Affen of a Federal Capital Territory High court in Maitama has reserved ruling an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission seeking to join NFF president Amaju Pinnick and general secretary Mohammed Sanusi and three other accused persons in a case of alleged fraud worth to the tune of $9.5m.
22 Jul 2019
A difficult exchange. CFA France value hit by scarce foreign currency reserves.
2 Sep 2019
One week after Lebanon’s credit rating was cut deeper into junk territory by Fitch, the country’s central bank governor told Bloomberg they have secured new deposits from private investors overseas, boosting dollar reserves by up to $1.4 billion. Riad Salameh’s comments are likely to go some way toward reassuring investors increasingly worried that dwindling inflows of cash from abroad could undermine Lebanon’s ability to repay its debts and defend its currency. He spoke to Bloomberg’s Lin Noueihed in an exclusive interview in Beirut, Lebanon.
24 Nov 2019
Traders say continued FX intervention by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is taking a toll on the country’s external reserves which is now at $41.77bn from $45bn as at the end of July this year. To discuss this Bankole Odusanya, Head of Fixed Income Trading at UBA joins CNBC Africa for more.
11 Nov 2019
Nigeria’s FX reserves are down by 6 per cent this year to 40.5 billion dollars. Victor Aluyi, Head of Portfolio Management at Comercio Partners joins CNBC Africa to preview the fixed income and FX markets this week.
14 Nov 2019
Appeal Court reserves judgment in suit against Ihedioha’s election
29 Nov 2019
At $39.87 billion, traders say Nigeria’s external reserves have crossed the psychological level of $40 billion dollars for the first time this year. Forex Trader at United Bank for Africa (UBA), Nkechi Ezugha joins CNBC Africa for more.
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Saying they feel exposed in the face of an Islamist insurgency rampant across the Sahel region, soldiers have taken to national television to confirm the ousting of President Kaboré. But what will a coup change in yet another poor, landlocked nation where radicals seem to prey on the vulnerabilities borne of population growth in the countryside?
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Burkina Faso's military announced on state TV that it had taken control of the country after detaining President Roch Kabore.
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Burkina Faso's military is said to be holding President Roch Marc Christian Kabore. His detention comes after months of protests over his government's failure to curb terrorist attacks.
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Many schools in Germany are reopening their doors. Schools are hot spots for coronavirus transmission — and the number of cases is rising rapidly nationwide.
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Marie-Hélène Poisson is the only craftswoman to be entirely dedicated to Boulle work. This French technique, invented at the end of the 17th century, consists of inlaying antique furniture with decoration made of brass or tortoiseshell. Marie-Hélène learned the trade from her father and is now passing it on to her daughter. The future of Boulle inlay is safe in their hands. FRANCE 24 takes you to the town of Vendôme, in France's Loir-et-Cher region, for a closer look at this special craft.