Interim Management takes over Oando Plc-SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has announced interim management board to oversee the runnings of Oando Plc and conduct an Extra Ordinary General Meeting on or before July 1, 2019. The interim management will appoint new Directors to the Board of the Company, who would subsequently select a Management Team for Oando Plc. SEC […]

#Kwibuka25: African Development Bank marks the 25th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

#Kwibuka25: African Development Bank marks the 25th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

In Rwanda and across the world, the commemoration is a moment of reflection on the past and a time to recommit to the pledge of “Never Again” ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, April 18, 2019/ — With poems, videos and a riveting testimony from a former Prosecutor General of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda […]

Court declares sale of 9mobile illegal

A Federal High Court in Abuja has set aside the sale of telecommunication firm, Etisalat International Nigeria Limited (9mobile) to Teleology Nigeria Limited. Justice Binta Nyako, in a ruling, voided all steps taken in relation to the exchange of ownership of Etisalat despite pending orders for maintenance of status quo, restraining parties to a suit, […]

FIRSTBANK celebrates 125 years with blaze of glory

FIRSTBANK celebrates 125 years with blaze of glory

Nigeria’s Premier financial institution and iconic banking Brand, First Bank of Nigeria Limited had the world stand still on Friday, 1 March 2019, as it held its symbolic flag hoisting ceremony across Nigeria and other countries where it does business. The celebratory flag hoisting officially flags off the bank’s commemoration of attaining the milestone year […]

Ex-NBA Chairman Arrested over alleged N25 Million Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested Yinka Farounbi, the former Chairman of the Ikeja branch of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). Farounbi is accused of being involved in allegations bordering on N25million fraud. He was arrested on Monday by operatives of the anti-graft agency at the NBA Ikeja Bar Centre during the […]

I have not resigned from Buhari’s Government-Osinbajo

I have not resigned from Buhari’s Government-Osinbajo

Nigeria- Vice President Yemi Osinbanjo (SAN) has dispelled rumour that he resigned from Buhari’s government because he was not allowed into closed door meeting with security chiefs. I have not resigned, Osinbajo confirmed through his official twitter page. “Misleading/FAKE news is on the rise especially in this season when Nigerians will make a choice about […]

EFCC drags Abiola to court over internet fraud

EFCC drags Abiola to court over internet fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, on February 19, 2019 arraigned one Oladimeji Omotola Abiola before Hon. Justice Joyce Abdulmalik of the Federal High Court 2, sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on a five-count charge bordering on obtaining money by false pretense and possession of false documents. One of […]

TONY ELUMELU FOUNDATION SUPPORTS SÈMÈ CITY – BENIN’S INTERNATIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND INNOVATION HUB – IN EMPOWERING 50 BENINESE ENTREPRENEURS

TONY ELUMELU FOUNDATION SUPPORTS SÈMÈ CITY – BENIN’S INTERNATIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND INNOVATION HUB – IN EMPOWERING 50 BENINESE ENTREPRENEURS

Lagos, Nigeria 28.01.2019 – Sèmè City, the International Knowledge and Innovation City, has partnered with the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), the leading philanthropic organization empowering African entrepreneurs to train and empower additional 50 Beninese entrepreneurs. Sèmè City will join a growing list of governments, development agencies and private sector organisations partnering with the Tony Elumelu Foundation to explore the Foundation’s sustainable model […]

Delta South 2019: Itsekiri graduates endorse Uduaghan for senate

Delta South 2019: Itsekiri graduates endorse Uduaghan for senate

As the 2019 elections draw closer, the National Association of Itsekiri Graduates (NAIG), has adopted the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for Delta South Senatorial District, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, as its preferred choice to represent the district. The forum made the disclosure in its 2019 new year message signed by its National […]