Generators And Deep Freezers As Collateral For Bank Loans..

Generators And Deep Freezers As Collateral For Bank Loans..

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has signed two new laws that would help facilitate access to more affordable credit facilities for businesses in the country. The new laws were part of the federal government’s reforms aimed at easing business operations in the country. What do you think?Knowing how Nigerians are,do you think this will work out? Anyway there must be a limited amount per generator or deep freezers because someone cannot…

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Governor Willie Obiano Loses Mum

Governor Willie Obiano Loses Mum

There was a press statement…. We regret to announce the passing on of the mother of Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano “Akpokuedike”. She passed on to Glory on 2nd June 2017 at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Teaching Hospital [NAUTH] Nnewi by 3pm. Until her death, the Governors mother who was always unconscious has been in the Intensive Care Unit [ICU] of Nnamdi Azikiwe Teaching Hospital [NAUTH] Nnewi for months. The Governor…

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Senator Dino Melaye Says Buhari’s Govt Is For Criminals + Denies Viral News That He Tried To Bribe Judge With Dollars…

Senator Dino Melaye Says Buhari’s Govt Is For Criminals + Denies Viral News That He Tried To Bribe Judge With Dollars…

Senator Dino Melaye has described the current administration as that of criminocracy which he defined as a government of the criminals, by the criminals and for the criminals. Vanguard reports that the Kogi senator made this comment at the 2017 Nigeria Democracy Day Lecture organized by the Save Democracy Group Africa (SDG-Africa) in Abuja. Melaye said the appointment of inexperienced people into government was largely responsible for the bad records…

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Court Strikes Out Treason Charge Against Charles Okah

Court Strikes Out Treason Charge Against Charles Okah

A Federal High Court in Abuja has struck out one of the charges brought against the alleged mastermind of the 2010 Independence Day bombing, Charles Okah. Justice Gabriel Kolawole said he was dismissing the charge because evidence cited in court did not prove that President Goodluck Jonathan, who was at Eagle Square, the target of the blast, was intimidated by the attack. He said the evidence before him failed to…

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Acting President Yemi Osinbajo orders Nigerian govt job portal opened

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo orders Nigerian govt job portal opened

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has directed that the online portal of the government’s job initiative, N-Power, be reopened June 17 to allow more unemployed Nigerians apply, the Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has said. Mrs. Ahmed advised youth to apply for the Federal Government’s National Social Investment Programme (N-SIP). She told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Thursday that the government would scale…

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EFCC Re-arraigns Femi Fani-Kayode Over N4.9bn Fraud

EFCC Re-arraigns Femi Fani-Kayode Over N4.9bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday re-arraigned a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, for an alleged fraud of N4.9bn. He was re-arraigned before a new judge, Justice Rilwan Aikawa, after he objected to being tried before Justice Muslim Hassan of the same court before whom he was earlier arraigned on June 28, 2016. A former Minister of State for Finance, Senator Nenadi Usman; who was listed…

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AG PRESIDENT OSINBAJO INAUGURATES BOARD OF NSIA

AG PRESIDENT OSINBAJO INAUGURATES BOARD OF NSIA

  Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, (M) flanked by Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, NSIA Chairman, Mr Jide Zeithin. Others are MD/CEO, Uche Orji, Board Member, Ms Halima Buba, Board Member, Urum Kalu-Eke, CRO/ED NSIA and Board Member, Stella Ojekwe-Onyejeli, Board Member Bello Maccido, Board Member Lois L. Malhumga-Dibie, Ause Ighodalo, Hanspeter Ackermann during the Inauguration of Board of Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) at the…

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Presidency denies claims that the parents of Chibok girls are not allowed to see their daughters.

Presidency denies claims that the parents of Chibok girls are not allowed to see their daughters.

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, on Friday dismissed allegations by parents of 21 earlier released Chibok girls that they have been restricted from having access to their daughters. Shehu, in a series of tweets on his social media handle described the claims by the parents as totally false. He noted that the girls, who were to visit their parents during the…

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Nigerians Top List Of Foreigners Held For Drug Smuggling In Mumbai

Nigerians Top List Of Foreigners Held For Drug Smuggling In Mumbai

Nigerian nationals have topped the list of foreigners arrested for drug smuggling in Navi Mumbai over the past five years. According to the sources from the anti-narcotic cell of Navi Mumbai police, a total of 66 narcotic related cases were registered between 2012 and April, this year in the city. Nigerian nationals were involved in 14 of these cases, the police said. Since 2012, the police have arrested 14 foreign…

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GOVERNOR Okezie Ikpeazu Wins At The Supreme Court

GOVERNOR Okezie Ikpeazu Wins At The Supreme Court

The Supreme Court, Friday morning, affirmed Okezie Ikpeazu as the Governor of Abia State.The case was filed by Uche Ogah who had accused Ikpeazu of allegedly submitting false tax information to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Ikpeazu defeated Ogah in the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, primaries ahead of the 2015 gubernatorial election in the state. Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court in Abuja had on June 27,…

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Fmr U.S President, Barack Obama jokes that he’s grateful Michelle stayed with him after his presidency was over

Fmr U.S President, Barack Obama jokes that he’s grateful Michelle stayed with him after his presidency was over

  Over the weekend, Former President of the United States, Barack Obama received the 2017 Profile in Courage Award during a ceremony at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston, Massachusetts. His wife, Michelle, attended the ceremony with him and he was full of praises for her. “I also want to thank Michelle Obama for, after the presidency, sticking with me. Because I think she felt an obligation to the…

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Report says some of the schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram militants from the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State refused to be part of a group of 82 released by the insurgents at the weekend. one of the negotiators involved in the release, a legal practitioner, Zannah Mustapha, said some of the abducted girls refused to join the released girls because they must have been radicalised.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         In sports, Chelsea…

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Doctors Allegedly Arrive In Aso Rock To Treat President Buhari

Doctors Allegedly Arrive In Aso Rock To Treat President Buhari

Three medical doctors today arrived in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, to attend to the ailing President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, SaharaReporters has learned The doctors, all British and Caucasian, are two males and one female, according to our highly placed source at the Presidency. Mr. Buhari, who has not made any public appearance in two weeks, is described as greatly emaciated, according to two sources knowledgeable about his condition….

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Kwankwaso reacts to raid on brother’s house

Kwankwaso reacts to raid on brother’s house

Former Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso on Thursday condemned the search of his brother’s house in kano by the police. He lamented that the All Progressives Congress, APC, he worked hard to install was humiliating him and his family. The police reportedly raided the apartment in search of huge cash, arms and documents. But Kwankwaso told the Hausa Service of the BBC that he was shocked over the development. His words:…

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The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, led by Ahmed Makarfi has alleged that a cabal has taken over the affairs of the government. This is in reaction to the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to attend for the 4th time the FEC meeting on Wednesday.    Report says a factional leader of the Boko Haram terrorists, Abubakar Shekau, has been been injured following Wednesday airstrike by…

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JAMB: 1.5million candidates register for UTME – Registrar

JAMB: 1.5million candidates register for UTME – Registrar

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has so far registered 1.5 million candidates for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, said this on Saturday during pre-JAMB mock examinations. Oloyede said: “So far, it has even been better than our expectation, it was a mock, the intention was to test the technology and it proved to be perfect. “I think…

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CBN bans some banks from forex market

CBN bans some banks from forex market

In response to persistent complaints that some Deposit Money Banks have deliberately frustrated efforts by many Small and Medium Enterprises to access forex from the new window created by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, the apex Bank on Tuesday barred all but eight banks from dealing in the SME wholesale forex window. The financial regulator, it was gathered, took the decision to bar the erring banks based on field…

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Nnamdi Kanu will not back down, Biafra Day to hold May 30 – IPOB

Nnamdi Kanu will not back down, Biafra Day to hold May 30 – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has insisted that their leader, Nnamdi Kanu, will not relent in his fight for the liberation of Biafra from Nigeria. IPOB also made it clear that the May 30 Biafra Day remembrance will go on as planned. This was contained in a statement signed by the group’s spokesman, Emma Powerful, on Tuesday, where he advised all Biafrans to ignore any tactics aimed at frustrating…

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Ooni of Ife speaks after fire guts Oba of Lagos’ palace

Ooni of Ife speaks after fire guts Oba of Lagos’ palace

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has once again denied that he has any problem with the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu. Ogunwusi spoke yesterday in Port Harcourt, on a day fire incident broke out in Oba Akiolu’s palace. The Ife monarch made it clear that they have had a good relationship for years and insisted the media were blowing it out of proportion. “We did not have a…

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President Muhammadu Buhari has finally resumed at his office at the Presidential Villa. The president on his resumption after some days of rest had closed door meetings separately with the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, Abubkar Malami,‎ and the Group Managing Director, GMD of the Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru.   Mysterious fire on Tuesday gutted the Palace of the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan…

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President Buhari Allegedly In A Critical State Healthwise

President Buhari Allegedly In A Critical State Healthwise

According to Sahara reporters, Three insiders in the Presidency said that President Muhammadu Buhari is being fed intravenously as he has had severe difficulty eating and drinking fluids for several days. The sources also disclosed that, although President Buhari’s health had held up for a while after his return from an extended medical vacation in the United Kingdom, his condition has deteriorated in the last several weeks. They pointed to…

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Former Gov Lamido Denied Bail

Former Gov Lamido Denied Bail

The police have refused to grant bail to Sule Lamido, former governor of Jigawa state, who was accused of breach of public peace.  Lamido was arrested in Kano in the early hours of Sunday after being accused of inciting violence in Jigawa. Sambo Sokoto, police public relations officer, Kano zone one headquarters, told reporters that Lamido would soon be charged to court. Sokoto said the government of Jigawa filed a…

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Reps To Stop Police From Issuing Tinted Glass Permit For Cars…

Reps To Stop Police From Issuing Tinted Glass Permit For Cars…

Worried by the alleged harassment and extortion by the police, the House of Representatives will this week consider a motion seeking to stop the Nigerian police from issuing or renewing tinted glass permit for vehicles owners. The motion titled “need to save motorists from harassment and extortion by the police in the guise of renewal of vehicle tinted glass permit” is sponsored by Hon. Henry Daniel Ofongo (PDP, Bayelsa). New…

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Osun Sets Up Inquest Into Isiaka Adeleke’s Death

Osun Sets Up Inquest Into Isiaka Adeleke’s Death

An inquest into the death of Osun State’s first civilian governor, Alhaji Isiaka Adeleke, was announced yesterday. A “special statement” by the state government said the move became imperative to put the record straight, following the disruption of the burial arrangements by some “miscreants masquerading as mourners”. The statement alleged that the unruly behaviour of the self-acclaimed mourners stopped friends and political associates from paying their last respects to the…

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Ecobank Shuts Down 74 Branches And Embrace Digital Channels

Ecobank Shuts Down 74 Branches And Embrace Digital Channels

Ecobank Nigeria, a subsidiary of the Ecobank group, says it has merged 74 of its branches. The bank says it will deploy staff from the merged branches to other projects. A statement by the bank reaffirmed its commitment to digital transformation, which would enable customers carry out banking activities online, thereby reducing the need to visit physical locations. Charles Kie, the managing director, said the bank hopes to shift its…

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Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has said he didn’t declare his asset publicly while in power, because it was not the right thing to do as President. Jonathan made this claim in a book titled ‘Against The Run of Play’ written by Olusegun Adeniyi. He argued that declaring his assets publicly, could not reduce corruption in the country or change things in the country.    Former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji…

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 Founder of Radio Biafra and leader of Independent People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has been released from Kuje Prison. Kanu left the high walls of the prison yard after meeting his bail conditions. He left the prison yard around 5pm amid cheers and eulogies on Friday. (more…)

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