Category Archives: Breaking

Two Escape Death as Containers Falls On Vehicle In Onitsha

Two persons sustained injuries at Onitsha, Anambra State, when two containers fell off an articulated vehicle at Upper Iweka on the Onitsha-Owerri highway on Monday, the Federal Road Safety Commission has said. The Sector Commander of the FRSC in Anambra, Andrew Kumapayi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka that the accident occurred…

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Business Owners, Glory Osei & Husband Called Out For Fraud and Unfair Treatment Of Staff

Twitter Feminist and Business owner Glory Osei and her husband, Muyiwa Folorunsho have been called out by former staffs over alleged fraud and unfair treatment of their employees and partners. Glory and Muyiwa are the CEOs of Divergent Enterprise which is the mother company to Landlagos, Shapeyou, 234logistics, casual Becky, Porkoyum, Porkmoney, True Rebel and Hyberfactory. The…

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World Bank Approves $3 Billion Loan for Nigeria To Expand Power Grid

The World Bank has approved a $3 billion loan for Nigeria to expand its electricity transmission and distribution infrastructure. According to TheCable, the loan will be released in four tranches of $750 million each and could be expanded to $4 billion, citing Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed. She made this known on Sunday while addressing journalists on the…

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Minister Of Communication Orders Telecom Firms To Reduce Data Prices 

The Minister of Communications, Dr Isa Pantami, has directed the Nigerian Communications Commission to compel telecommunications service providers to reduce the prices of data being offered subscribers. He also ordered the commission to put a stop to ‘illegal’ deduction of subscribers’ data by the telcos. Personal Assistant to the Minister on New Media, Yusuf Abubakar,…

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CBN Opposes MTN Over Mobile Banking Transaction Access

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, has kicked against MTN Nigeria’s plan to start charging its subscribers for Unstructured Supplementary Service Data access to banking services from Monday (today). The governor said this during a media briefing on the sidelines of the annual meetings of the World Bank/International Monetary Fund holding in…

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Police Assures Residents Of Adequate Security After Lion Escapes From Zoo In Kano 

The Kano State Police Command says it has provided adequate security to ensure the protection of lives and property around Kano Zoological Garden following the escape of a lion from its cage. The command’s Public Relations Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police Abdullahi Haruna, made this known to newsmen in Kano State on Sunday. He said…

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FG Set Aside $1.61bn For 24-Hour Power Supply —TCN

The Managing Director, Transmission Company of Nigeria, Alhaji Usman Gur says the Federal Government in collaboration with international donor agencies has set aside over 1.61 billion dollars to ensure constant power supply in the country. Gur, who is also the Chief Executive Officer of the TCN revealed this on Sunday in Kano State while briefing…

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