Abba Kyari: Suspense as IGP rejects Police panel report

Share this on WhatsAppThe inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Usman Baba has rejected the report of the Special Investigation Panel which he set up on August 1 to probe the alleged involvement of Abba Kyari, a Deputy Commissioner of Police in shady deals with the alleged fraudster, Hushpuppi. “The panel concluded its investigation and submitted its report to the IG last Thursday or Friday but the IG rejected it. He was not comfortable with the panel findings and recommendations because it was too lenient on Kyari.” A source told The Punch.…

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Fadirepo urge continuous support for private school operators by govt

Share this on WhatsAppThe Federal and state governments have been urged to continue to support school operators in its commitment to the reduction in the population of out of school children.The United Nations Children Education Fund (UNICEF) had conservatively put the population of out of school children in Nigeria at over 10 million.Speaking at the 13th graduation and Prize Giving Ceremony of Diamonds Mine Nursery and Primary School, Ifako-Ijaiye, on Tuesday, a businessman Mr Olasoji Isaac Fadirepo, said the government needs to make the sector attractive to investorsFadirepo who was…

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Chevron CMD quits over messy divorce scandal

Share this on WhatsAppThe Chief Medical Director of oil giant, Chevron Nigeria Ltd, Dr Rotimi Babalola is to proceed on retirement over a divorce scandal with his wife, Adediwura Adebukola.This as a Lagos State High Court restrained him from evicting her from their matrimonial home.Dr Babalola allegedly tendered his retirement letter on Thursday August 12, 2021 when the news of his divorce suit before the court became public. He was billed to retire in September when he would have clocked 60 years.Justice Olukayode Ogunjobi specifically barred Dr. Babalola by himself…

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Reprieve for Chevron CMD’s embattled wife as court bar husband from evicting her

Share this on WhatsAppA Lagos State High Court has restrained the chief medical director of Chevron Nigeria Limited, Dr. Rotimi Babalola, from evicting his wife, Mrs. Adediwura Adebukola Babalola, from their matrimonial home. Justice Olukayode Ogunjobi specifically bar Dr. Babalola by himself, his servants, privies, or workmen from entering, trespassing, or otherwise disturbing the possession of the building at No. 8, Service Crescent, Cooperative Villa, Badore, Ajah, Lagos pending the hearing and determination of the motion on notice filed in the divorce petition by his wife. The judge granted the…

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FirstBank sponsors 5th Olusegun Obasanjo Golf Tournament

Share this on WhatsAppFirst Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its sponsorship of the 5th edition of the Chief Olusegun Obasanjo golf tournament, organized by the Abeokuta golf club. The competition, which is scheduled to hold on Saturday, 14th August 2021 will have Chief Obasanjo perform the ceremonial Tee-off to the glamour of the 150 golfers participating from across Nigeria.  Speaking on the competition, Kola Adeneye, the Captain of the Abeokuta golf club, said; “Abeokuta golf club is putting up this tournament, fully sponsored by First Bank of Nigeria Limited…

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EFCC hunts for Instagram celebrity Opa6ix, others for internet fraud

Share this on WhatsAppThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared Instagram celebrity Oluwasegun Opaogun better known as Opa6ix and four others wanted for Internet-related fraud and other allegations. In its wanted list on Thursday, the EFCC shared photos of Opa6ix, Solomon Efosa, Emeka Ayaunor and Barnabas Akojie, accusing them of other crimes such as criminal conspiracy and obtaining money by false pretence. “The public is hereby notified that Opaogun Oluwasegun Akinola whose photograph appears above is wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in a case of…

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Mohammed Fawehinmi: Autopsy delaying his burial -Family

Share this on WhatsAppThe family of late Mohammed Fawehinmi says he will be buried after an autopsy and other necessary arrangements. The eldest child of Gani Fawehinmi, Mrs Basirat Fawehinmi-Biobaku, who spoke on behalf of the family, made the announcement at a news conference in Lagos on Thursday. Mohammed, the eldest son of late legal icon and activist, Chief Gani Fawehinmi, died at about 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, after a brief illness in a Lagos hospital, at the age of 52. Fawehinmi-Biobaku said the family could not preempt the cause…

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Yahoo boy returns stolen $600m crypto

Share this on WhatsAppCryptocurrency investors have been transfixed over the past few days by the antics of a mysterious hacker who stole more than $600m — before gradually giving it back. But was the thief a good samaritan who stole the money to expose a dangerous security flaw, or did they simply realise they were about to be caught? The hacker struck Poly Network, a company that handles cryptocurrency transfers, on Tuesday in one of the biggest thefts of digital monies in history. But by Thursday, the perpetrator had given…

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Nigerian Army reply Late Col’s widow, who claimed her husband was assassinated

Share this on WhatsAppOluwaseun, the widow of Ibrahim Sakaba, a lieutenant-colonel, has accused the Nigerian Army of killing her husband because he “refused to be part of their plots” to loot funds meant to prosecute the Boko Haram war. Her disclosure followed the army’s statement that 1,081 Boko Haram terrorists purportedly surrendered in Bama on Monday. Read the Nigerian Army’s statement below: The Nigerian Army (NA) has been notified of an article making the rounds online, in which an allegation credited to Mrs Oluwaseun Sakaba, the widow of late Col Ibrahim…

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Update: Chevron CMD’s matrimonial crisis hots up

Share this on WhatsAppThe matrimonial crisis rocking the 10-year-old marriage of a top staff of Chevron Nigeria Limited, Rotimi Babalola and his once darling wife, Adediwura Adebukola Babalola, has taken a new turn. The matter has since become a messy divorce issue. Babalola, who works as the Chief Medical Officer of Chevron Nigeria Limited reportedly threw his wife, Mrs Adediwura Adebukola Babalola, and their 8 year-old child out of their home unto the streets of the highbrow Cooperative Village Estate in Badore, Ajah, Lagos State, where they live. Narrating the…

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Gani Fawehinmi’s son Mohammed is dead

Share this on WhatsAppMohammed Fawehinmi, son of late legal luminary, Gani Fawehinmi is dead. Family sources revealed that he complained of breathing difficulty Wednesday morning and was rushed to an undisclosed hospital where he died. Mohammed was born on February 21, 1969. He had his primary school at Kotun Memorial School, Surulere, Lagos and his secondary education at Federal Government College, Sokoto. He was a graduate of Business Administration from the University of Lagos in 1991. He obtained an LLB degree from the University of Buckingham, England and was called…

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Breaking: FG to lift Twitter ban

Share this on WhatsAppNigerian Government says it will lift the ban on operations on microblogging platform, Twitter, “in a matter of days”. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, gave this update after the week’s virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. This is as it said that it has reached agreement with Twitter in most areas of misunderstanding. Recall that on June 5, 2021, the FG had officially banned Twitter’s indefinitely, thereby restricting it from operating…

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Messi @ PSG: I am happy to begin a new life here

Share this on WhatsAppArgentina forward Lionel Messi, who left Barcelona last week, has signed a two-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain. The deal comes with an option of an additional year, the French club announced on Tuesday. Messi, 34, will wear the number 30 as revealed in a video by the club, the number he had when he began his professional career at Barcelona between 2004-2006. “I am excited to begin a new chapter of my career at Paris Saint-Germain,” said Messi in a statement on the club’s website. The 34-year-old,…

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Chevron CMD in messy divorce

Share this on WhatsAppThe Chief Medical Director of an Oil prospecting company , Chevron Nigeria Limited, Dr. Rotimi Olalekan Babalola is now in a divorce mess as his wife Mrs. Adediwura Adebukola Babalola has approached the Lagos High Court for divorce. According to court processes obtained by our correspondent in Suit No: LD/9231WD/2021, Mrs. Babalola brought the petition against her husband on the ground that he has been displaying act of intolerable cruelty and inhuman conduct towards her and the only child of the marriage. According to the facts filed…

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WAEC announces date for 2021 SSCE

Share this on WhatsAppThe West Africa Examination Council has announced August 16, 2021, for the commencement of the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination. The Head of the Nigeria office, Mr Patrick Areghan, made the announcement in Lagos on Tuesday. “In accordance with the Final International Timetable, the WASCCE 2021 will take place throughout the sub-region from Monday, 16h August to Friday, 8th October 2021. “However, the examination will end in Nigeria on 30 September 2021- spanning a period of seven – weeks,” he said. He said that about…

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Yewande Sadiku, NIPC boss in EFCC net

Share this on WhatsAppYewande Sadiku, the Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Investment Promotion Council (NIPC) was interrogated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for about nine hours. The anti graft agency questioned her for alleged abuse of office, bordering largely on suspicious award of contracts running into several millions of Naira and a posse of unearned frivolous allowances, a source disclosed. The source however said there were still many grounds to be covered. But it was unclear if the NIPC boss will be detained…

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Humanity gets a boost at Bamidele Onalaja’s installation as Rotary Club President

Share this on WhatsAppThe atmosphere was electrifying and with much fanfare and pomp. It was the installation of Rotarian Bamidele Onalaja as the 20th Hope President of Rotary Club of Maryland, Ikeja, Lagos. Onalaja, a property magnate and Chief Executive Officer of RevolutionPlus Group, formally took over the mantle of leadership of the 20year old club at an impressive ceremony held at the very glamorous The Glitz Event Centre, Lekki, had in attendance, A-class celebrities and dignitaries led by the Arole Oodua and Ooni of Ile-Ife, His Imperial Majesty Adeyeye…

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FirstBank impacts FIRSTMONIE Agents with N100B loan

Share this on WhatsAppFIRSTBANK IMPACTS ITS FIRSTMONIE AGENTS WITH A 100 BILLION NAIRA LOAN The Bank has been at the forefront of promoting financial inclusion in the country, impacting Nigerians, regardless of their locations nationwide.  The Bank currently has over 120,000 Firstmonie Agents spread across 772 Local Government Areas in Nigeria The Agent Credit scheme was launched a year ago to empower its Firstmonie Agents to grow their businesses, whilst being at an advantage to contribute to national development. Barely a year after the launch of its Agent Credit scheme,…

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Billionaire, Hosa Okunbor is dead

Share this on WhatsAppCaptain Idahosa Wells Okunbor, Benin born billionaire businessman and Chairman of Ocean Marine Solution (OMS) Limited is dead. He reportedly died of pancreatic cancer in London, Sunday morning, aged 63. A serial investor, philanthropist and trained commercial pilot, his business interest cut across multiple business sectors such as the agro-allied, petroleum, telecommunications, power, real estate and banking industries. He was born in Benin City to the family of Reverend Robert Amos Okunbo, a clergyman, teacher and community leader. Okunbo had his primary education at Government Primary in Benin City,…

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Unity Bank combats e-banking fraud with new code on USSD platform

Share this on WhatsAppIn a bid to safeguard its e-banking platforms with enhanced safety and security features, Unity Bank Plc has unveiled a new code on its USSD platform that completely puts the customer in control of his Bank Account against any e-Banking fraud. The new code which is *7799*9*Phone Number # allows customers to block access to their Bank Accounts, hence without recourse to the Bank, a customer is able to prevent and protect his Bank Account from unauthorised access using any mobile device if fraud is suspected. As part of…

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How IBB fought back tears during ARISE TV interview

Share this on WhatsAppIbrahim Babangida, Nigeria’s former military President’s soft side came to the fore on Friday as he fought back tears while speaking about his late wife, Mrs. Maryam Babangida who died in December 2009. The General is human and he betrayed emotions as the discussion touched on Maryam Babangida, his late wife and Nigeria’s most ever flamboyant First Lady. Gen. Babangida spoke in his hilltop residence in Minna during an interview with Ngozi Alaegbu, a correspondent of Arise TV and was broadcast Friday morning. A teary-eyed Babangida narrated…

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Tribute: Yeye Agbaje joins the saints at 61, by Maryam Adegunwa

Share this on WhatsAppThe world mourns while heaven rejoices when an earthly angel joined the heavenly hosts in the early hours of Monday, June 21st 2021. Yes, Queen Esther Oluwemimo Agbaje (nee Imoojie) MSc., wife of Dr David Olusegun Agbaje, retired Assistant Comptroller – General Nigeria Customs Services, breathed her last, to exit this sinful world. Born on a Tuesday, April 26th 1960, a day before Togo declared independence from French administration, Esther was a blessing to the Imoojie’s family in Edo State Nigeria. Paragon of beauty, vitues, honesty and…

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How Polaris Bank duped me of my life savings, aggrieved customer cries out

Share this on WhatsAppPolaris Bank, once rescued from the ashes of Skye Bank by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on September 21, 2018 to offer commercial banking services to the Nigerian public and commenced services on the same day, and still struggling to stay afloat is in another mess. Most customers of Polaris bank now sleep with one eye opened watching transactions on their accounts with the susceptible financial house as account officers and staff of Polaris bank have developed fast fingers that pilfer from clients’ at will and…

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Abba Kyari’s brother delete lavish Instagram photos

Share this on WhatsAppUsman Kyari, younger brother of embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Abba Kyari, on Saturday deleted pictures of himself posing with several luxury vehicles or in apartments on his Instagram handle. A check on his profile on Sunday morning showed there was not a single photo or even video left. “No posts yet. When Usman Kyari posts, you’ll see their photos and videos here,” a terse note on the page read. This comes after pictures of his lavish lifestyle on the social media platform began to circulate…

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Mohammed Nami’s FIRS splits N5.5b to evade federal procurement rules

Share this on WhatsAppFEDERAL Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has awarded contracts for the procurement of souvenirs and non-security documents worth N5.5 billion between January and July 2021. According to documents available to Nigerian Tribune, FIRS management under the leadership of its Executive Chairman, Muhammad Nami awarded N2.211 billion contracts within the period and another N3 billion for non-security documents. Incidentally, many of the contracts were split supposedly to beat federal procurement regulations. Documents showed, for instance, that on March 18, 2021, 39 different vouchers totalling N311.0 million were raised for…

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Onalaja will surpass expectations -Ooni

Share this on WhatsAppThe Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has described the newly installed President of Rotary Club of Maryland, Rtn. Bamidele Onalaja, as an energetic and hardworking man who will surpass the mandate and expectations of the 20-year-old club. The monarch spoke in Lagos on Saturday, during Onalaja’s installation as the 20th Hope President of Rotary Club of Maryland, Ikeja, Lagos. Oba Adeyeye, himself a Paul Harris fellow of Rotary, congratulated the club for having Rotarian Onalaja as its President and urge the entire membership…

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Tokyo Olympics: Ese Brume’s ‘Golden Bronze’ gets Nigeria into medals’ table

Share this on WhatsAppEse Brume has won the first medal for Nigeria at the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics. She won bronze in women’s long jump. Germany’s Malaika Mihambo soared to gold in the women’s long jump, snatching victory from former champion Brittney Reese with her last leap of the competition. Mihambo was lying in the bronze medal position ahead of her final jump, but powered down the runway to register a season-best jump of 7.00 metres. That left 2012 Olympic champion Reese – who had led the competition with a…

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Lagos State, industry stakeholders, mourn BJAN chairman Ekwujuru, to be buried September 2nd

Share this on WhatsAppAs the entire Brand and Marketing landscape in Nigeria continued to mourn the unexpected demise of the late Princewill Ekwujuru, who until his death, was the Chairman of the Brand Journalists Association of Nigeria (BJAN), the association has continued to receive letter of condolences from state government and other sectorial bodies. For instance, in a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor of Lagos State, Gboyega Akosile, and made available to the association in Lagos recently, Akosile said; “I received with shock the news…

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Society Reporters Excellence Leadership Awards set to hold

Share this on WhatsAppCountdown begins for the talk of the town Society Reporters Excellence Leadership Award (SRELA) is billed to take place as a presentation in the month of August 2021 and packaged by Society Reporters, a reputable news platform that serves as the watchdog of society; bringing to the fore pertinent issues that are otherwise overlooked for the past ten years of existence. The debut of SRELA as special recognition excellence and the leadership award is to add value to the carefully selected awardees and recipients for the year, enhance their credibility, and…

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Unity Bank Grows 34% Pre-tax Profit, Records N23B Gross Earnings in H1 2021

Share this on WhatsAppNigeria’s retail lender, Unity Bank Plc has declared half-year result posting gross earnings of 23.6 billion Naira, which is a 3% increase compared with the corresponding period of 2020. A review of the unaudited half year result (H1’2021) released to the Nigerian Stock Exchange, the Agric-focused lender showed notable improvement across key financial matrices. The Bank grew bottom-line by 34% as Profit before Tax (PBT) moved up significantly in positive territory to close at N1.50 billion from N1.12 billion recorded in H2 2020.  Similarly, the Profit After…

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FBI Indictment: IGP orders Abba Kyari’s suspension

Share this on WhatsAppThe Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, has ordered the “immediate suspension” of the Head of the Police Intelligence Response Team, DCP Abba Kyari, from the Force. The recommendation states that DCP Kyari’s suspension will be on pending the outcome of an ongoing internal investigation into his indictment for alleged involvement in a $1.1m internet fraud by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The IGP, in a letter to the Police Service Commission dated July 31, 2021, noted that the recommendation for the suspension of the officer was in…

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We have seized N90bn drugs and cash -Marwa

Share this on WhatsAppThe Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Brig-Gen Buba Marwa, on Saturday, said the agency recovered over N90bn worth of illicit drugs and cash from suspected drug traffickers from January to May 2021. Marwa also disclosed that over 5,000 persons had been arrested for drug-related offences while the agency had secured more than 500 convictions within the period. He said it was important to awaken the consciousness of all Nigerians on the urgent need for them to support the NDLEA in its effort to save…

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Saraki not arrested -Aides

Share this on WhatsAppA former Senate President Bukola Saraki honoured the invitation of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for interrogation and has since been released. The former Senate President’s spokesman, Yusuph Olaniyonu, also issued a statement on Saturday while reacting to reports that his principal was arrested.A social media aide to Saraki, Bamikole Omisore, had earlier denied that Saraki was in EFCC custody, claiming that the former Senate President was attending a wedding. In a subsequent statement, however, Saraki’s media office explained that indeed the former Senate President had…

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APFTiA blame lack of adequate education, exposure on nation’s insecurity

Share this on WhatsAppLack of adequate education and exposure which culminated in the stunted development of some parts of the country has largely been blamed for the debilitating insecurity plaguing the country. This has also promoted conflict and a lack of understanding amongst the various segments of Nigerian society. However, our contributions as an association passionate about people development would help bridge this gap and ultimately create a better understanding amongst Nigerians from the different regions of the country. This assertion was made by Harrison Sam-Amoye, an executive council member…

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Abba Kyari denies having any secret deal with Hushpuppi

Share this on WhatsAppNigeria police’s top crime burster DCP Abba Kyari has denied conniving with known fraudster Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, popularly known as Hushpuppi. United States authorities said on Wednesday that Hushpuppi reached out o Kyari to arrest one Kelly Chibuzo Vincent, who participated in a fraud scheme with Hushpuppi and Abdulrahman Imraan Juma, a Kenyan national. Hushpuppi, Vincent and Juma were alleged to have defrauded a Qatari of $1.1 million. A dispute arose in the gang, which prompted Vincent to contact the victim and claim that Abbas and Juma…

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US accuse Abba Kyari of complicity in Hushpuppi’s case

Share this on WhatsAppUnited States authorities Wednesday said one of Nigeria’s top policemen, Abba Kyari, allegedly worked with Ramon Abass, also known as Hushpuppi, to punish the latter’s partner with whom he defrauded a Qatari of $1.1 million. Kyari is a decorated deputy commissioner in the Nigeria Police Force. The accusation came after Hushpuppi reportedly pleaded guilty to charges of fraud in an American court on Tuesday. But Kyari denied any wrongdoing, saying that Hushpuppi’s partner was arrested after his office was called about a potential case of threat to…

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Bashorun Dele Momodu to Speak at Onalaja’s installation as Rotary Club President

Share this on WhatsAppBashorun Dele Momodu, respected Publisher of Ovation International magazine and popular guest columnist at Thisday newspapers is slated as the guest speaker at the installation of respected property magnate and top player in corporate Nigeria, Rtn. Bamidele Onalaja takes mantle of leadership as President Rotary Club of Maryland, Ikeja, Lagos. The Ooni of Ile Ife, His Imperial Majesty Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, along side other eminently qualified Nigerians are also slated for honours at the ceremony slated for high octane event venue; the Glitz Event Centre, Lekki, Lagos…

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Tokyo 2020: Organisers handout 160,000 condoms

Share this on WhatsAppDespite warnings to participants to “avoid unnecessary forms of physical contact” at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, organisers are expected to hand out 160,000 branded condoms. Thousands of athletes will stay at the Olympic Village during the pandemic-delayed 2020 Tokyo Games, which start on Friday, July 23rd and ends August 9th; and the Paralympics from August 25 to September 6. According to Statista, a German company specializing in market and consumer data, “approximately 11,100 athletes for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and about 4.4 thousand for the Paralympics were…

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Lagos/Ibadan Expressway: Work commences on installation of Makun Bridge

Share this on WhatsAppWork commenced on Wednesday at Makun section of the Lagos/Ibadan expressway as traffic was diverted on the ever-busy highway around Makun and is expected to last for 72 hours to enable the contractor to install a bridge beam. The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr. Olukayode Popoola, had hinted on Tuesday during an inspection of ongoing reconstruction/rehabilitation of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway project that there will be a diversion on the expressway for the purpose. He appealed for understanding and urged the public to disregard rumours that…

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Court frees El-Zakzaky, upholds no case submission

Share this on WhatsAppA Kaduna State High Court has ordered the release of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Channels Television reported. El-Zakzaky was facing charges bordering on culpable homicide, unlawful assembly and disruption of public peace. His no-case submission was upheld by Justice Gideon who stated that the prosecution failed to establish a prima facie case against the defendants. Details later Share this on WhatsApp

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Air Peace Accident: How official cover-up failed

Share this on WhatsAppFacts are beginning to emerge on how efforts were made to cover up an accident by an aircraft in the fleet Air Peace, following which the runway of the Ilorin International Airport was closed to traffic. The accident happened at about 9.30 am on Friday, July 24, 2021, during a flight from Abuja to Ilorin and many passengers, including some highly-placed Nigerians, were reported to have narrowly escaped death and all flights to Ilorin were cancelled until the evacuation of the plane. An official of the Federal…

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Ooni, other prominent Nigerians to be honoured at Onalaja’s installation as Rotary Club President

Share this on WhatsAppThe Ooni of Ile Ife, His Imperial Majesty Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, along side other eminently qualified Nigerians are slated for honours as respected property magnate and top player in corporate Nigeria, Rtn. Bamidele Onalaja takes mantle of leadership as President Rotary Club of Maryland, Ikeja, Lagos. The event, slated for high octane event centre; the Glitz Event Centre, Lekki, Lagos will be a convergence of top class dignitaries from all walks of life including the business class and society big wigs who are coming to do honour…

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Breaking: Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s trial till October 21

Share this on WhatsAppThe trial of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, resumed at the Federal High Court Abuja on Monday without Kanu’s presence in court. When the matter was called up, the prosecution counsel, M. B. Abubakar, informed the court that the matter was slated for hearing and that they were ready to continue. Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, informed the court that there was a pending application before the court to transfer Kanu from the custody of the DSS to the correctional centre.…

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Heritage Bank hailed for supporting Ibadan Golf Club

Share this on WhatsApp Heritage Bank Plc has been commended for its continued supports to Nigeria’s sports’ sector, especially backing the Ibadan Golf Club’s 30th anniversary event.  The event that attracted dignitaries and stakeholders from various parastatals also had the presence of the Governor of Oyo State, Engr. Oluseyi Makinde and over 150 golfers who participated in the tournament during the weeklong celebration.  In a speech during the grand finale of the 30th anniversary of the club, the Captain of the Ibadan Golf Club, Oladiran Ibironke commended one of Nigeria’s most…

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Guaranty Trust Annual Autism Conference Holds August 3-4 at Muson Centre, Lagos

Share this on WhatsAppGuaranty Trust Annual Autism Conference Holds August 3-4 at Muson Centre, Lagos The eleventh edition of the Guaranty Trust Annual Conference will hold on Tuesday and Wednesday, August 3 and 4, at the Muson Center, Lagos. Themed, “Life Beyond the Diagnosis,” the conference will feature in-depth conversations on supporting people living with autism facilitated by medical experts and specialists from around the world. Guaranty Trust has been at the forefront of the advocacy for children and adults living with autism. Its Annual Autism Conference is the major…

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HOW N10M WINNER WILL EMERGE FROM FIRST BANK SPONSORED THE VOICE NIGERIA 3

Share this on WhatsApp…As The Voice Nigeria Season 3 Enters Final Stage. By Bolaji Israel UN1TY Limited and Livespot360, producers of the global talents reality series, have emphasised that public voting has become very crucial at this stage to keep vocalists fighting for the grand prize on the voice Nigeria 3 series, sponsored by FirstBank, Baba Ijebu and Airtel. To keep their favourite vocalists on the show, viewers have to dial 8947*talent’s code#. The voting code of your preferred contestant to win the competition is in the embedded Instagram post below: The…

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Market formation framework, driver to optimally develop solid mineral sector -Sekibo

Share this on WhatsAppMD/CEO of Heritage Bank Plc, Ifie Sekibo has said that market formation framework is the key to optimally exploit Nigeria’s precious metal and solid minerals endowments.  He disclosed this during a webinar organised by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development with the theme, “Financing the Solid Minerals Sector through the Capital Market and the Critical Role of Commodity Exchanges.”   Sekibo explained that a fully established market formation process that would lead to having a Corporation…

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Fidelity Bank MD’s Visit to Lord’s Chosen Charismatic Revival Church

Share this on WhatsAppThe Executive Management of Fidelity Bank Plc, led by Managing Director/CEO, Mrs. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe recently paid a courtesy visit on the General Overseer, Lord’s Chosen Charismatic Revival Church, Pastor Lazarus Muoka. Specifically, the visit was to foster good working relationship with the Church and find ways of serving the church and its members better. The MD who was accompanied by the Executive Director, Lagos and South West, Fidelity Bank Plc, Dr. Ken Opara were warmly received by Pastor Muoka and his wife, Pastor (Mrs.) Joy Muoka. Below…

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FirstBank Celebrates 2021 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Week, Calls for All to Adopt Kindness as a Way of Life

Share this on WhatsAppThe best definition of kindness is not one provided by any of the world’s best dictionaries but one demonstrated by how we treat others on a daily basis. Kindness is a universal language that does not require any special knowledge, exposure, skills, training or background to understand and appreciate it as a beneficiary or observer of a kind act. Neither is any special knowledge or training required to show and extend it to others. Just as anyone and everyone can be shown acts of kindness, all persons…

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