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Kwara partners banks on agriculture

Kwara state government has secured another investment in agriculture to the state as part of efforts to turn the state to agricultural hub in the North central part of the country and provide sustainable employment for the youths. The Managing Director, Quinn Mc Grath Nig. Ltd, Mr Didi Ndiomu during …

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Bayelsa CP charges POWA to use skills acquired in training workshop to better homes, humanity

  CHINEDU WOSU, YENAGOA Bayelsa state Commissioner of Police, Asuquo Amba on Wednesday  charged members of Police Officers Wives Association, POWA, to use the skills acquired through the Food, Safety and Sanitation training workshop to improve the standard of their homes and humanity. Amba spoke  in Yenagoa  on Wednesday while …

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Alleged missing N11 trillion electricity fund: SERAP asks ICC to investigate Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked Mrs. Fatou Bensouda Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC) to use her “good offices and leadership position to investigate whether the allegations of widespread, systematic and large-scale corruption in the electricity sector since the return of democracy in 1999 and under the governments …

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Edo Polytechnic Usen: Obaseki wants funding, admission, staffing investigated

The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has inaugurated a seven-man committee of enquiry to investigate the activities of Edo State Polytechnic, Usen. He charged the committee to carefully scrutinize the financial books, admission process, quality of the training programmes, lecturers, administration, the ratio of students to lecturers and …

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Put insurance industry on driver’s seat for genuine sustainable growth through diversification – Mutual Benefits Assurance PLC Boss, Dr. Ogunbiyi

  A Speech Delivered by Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi, Chairman, Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc and Special Guest of Honour at the 1st Annual Conference of the Guild of Online Publishers (GOCOP) at Renaissance Lagos Ikeja Hotel,Isaac John Street, GRA, Ikeja on Thursday 10thAugust, 2017    Let me start by saluting fellow …

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Lake Chad Basin: France may be sponsoring Boko Haram- Group claims in letter to French President; Demands probe…Seeks abolition of economic interests

An international civil rights organisation, Save Humanity Advocacy Centre (SHAC), Nigeria, has asked President Emmanuel Macron of France to order an immediate investigation into the alleged involvement of his country in the increasing wave of Boko Haram terrorists in the Lake Chad Basin.    The organisation premised its demand on the fact that …

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CBN injects $364 m into Inter-Bank Forex Market …Retail SMIs get $264.1m; …Wholesale window receives $100m offer; …Eases payment for Port charges to NPA, NIMASA

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, intervened in the Inter-Bank Foreign Exchange Market to the tune of $364million in a bid to sustain liquidity in the market. A breakdown of Tuesday’s forex intervention indicates that the Retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) received the largest …

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Heritage Bank, RIMAN, FDC enjoin firms to embrace modern risk mgt. practices

Heritage Bank Plc, Risk Managers Association of Nigeria (RIMAN) and Financial Derivatives Company Limited have called on corporate organizations to adopt systemic and cultural changes to embed risk management into their organisations in a bid to manage uncertainties that may arise at any given time. At the 17th Annual Conference organized …

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Nov. Poll: Anambra women groups endorse Chidoka…Say no other aspirant ranks him in character, performance

A coalition of women groups in Anambra state has endorsed former aviation minister, Chief Osita Chidoka ahead of the November 18, 2017 governorship election in the state. Chief Chidoka, a frontline contender in the election is contesting on the platform of the pro-people United Progressive Party (UPP), whose membership and …

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