Category Archives: Breaking

UBA Innovates With Another First ‘UBA Learn’ Targeted At Empowering Students

Principal, International School UNILAG, Dr. M. Brai Malik, Group Managing Director, United Bank for Africa, Mr. Kennedy Uzoka and Executive Director, Lagos and West Bank, Marketing, Liadi Ayoku, during the launch of the bank’s online Learning Platform for students that was held at ISL, Lagos, yesterday   The pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa(UBA)…

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UBA Kenya To Leverage On Group’s Capacity To Finance Large Ticket Transactions – Emeke E Iweriebor

United Bank for Africa, a leading pan-African financial institution with operations in 20 African countries has assured the players in the private and public sectors in East Africa’s largest economy that its Kenyan franchise is ready and committed to finance key projects and business transactions capable of galvanising the economic development of the country and…

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Abike Dabiri-Erewa Says Video Of IG Ibrahim Idris Reading Was Doctored

A video of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, attempting to read a speech and mangling the words, had trended on the internet. The recording was made in Kano State during the launching of the Nigeria Police Force Technical Intelligence Unit. Many had tried to understand the video, to figure out why the IG was unable to…

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PDP: Hardship Under Buhari So Bad That Nigerians Can’t Even Afford Garri

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the cost of living has soared by 100 percent under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. In a statement released by the PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Thursday, it lamented that the prices of food and other essential services had increased rapidly beyond the reach of average citizens. The…

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EFCC Arrests Akwa-Ibom Senator Bassey Akpan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the Senator representing Akwa Ibom North-East senatorial district, Senator Bassey Akpan. According to an EFCC report, Akpan allegedly received vehicles worth N303m from oil magnate, Babajide Omokore, who is under trial for alleged fraud. The vehicles Akpan allegedly received from Omokore ranged from Range Rover luxury…

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Panic As Policeman Kills Army Officer In Port Harcourt

Military authorities in Rivers State are battling to calm frayed nerves to avert violence after a police officer shot and killed a plainclothes soldier. Rivers Police Commissioner, Zaki Ahmed, who confirmed the incident that happened at dawn today said, “It is very unfortunate, but it is not true that soldiers are chasing police.” Reports indicate…

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