Category Archives: Breaking

Elumelu Advocates For Massive Capital Investment In Power, Human Resources To Aid Africa’s Economic Growth

l-r: President Muhammadu Buhari(2nd left); flanked from left by Chief Executive Officer, Tony Elumelu Foundation(TEF), Mrs. Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu; Chairman of United Bank For Africa(UBA) Plc and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Mr. Tony Elumelu(3ed left); and Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the ongoing UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020, where Elumelu Spoke during Panel Session on…

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FAAN Advises Nigerian Passengers As International Airports Brace For Coronavirus

Following an outbreak of the deadly coronavirus in China, international airports yesterday went on red alert as many intensified the screening of inbound passengers. In the same vein, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has also taken to Twitter issuing a public letter that advised passengers and other airport users to comply with all quarantine procedures at…

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Access Bank And Group MD, Herbert O. Wigwe Honoured At THISDAY Silver Jubilee Celebration

Access Bank and its Group Managing Director, Herbert Wigwe, were honoured as the ‘Bank of the Decade’ and ‘Banker of the Decade’ respectively by THISDAY Newspaper at its 25th anniversary celebration held at the Eko Convention Centre, Lagos. The silver jubilee celebration, was witnessed by dignitaries including former Commonwealth Secretary-General, Emeka Anyaoku; Afenifere chieftain, Ayo Adebanjo; founder of…

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APC Passes A Vote Of No Confidence On Oshiomhole, Can No Longer Function As National Chairman

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State has declared that former Governor of the state, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has no legal authority to function in office as National Chairman of the APC. In a communique at the end of the State Executive Committee meeting held on the 2nd day of November, 2019 at the…

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UBA Recruits 4000 New Staff, Promotes Over 5,000 Staff Members; Increases Salaries Up To 170%

Over 5,000 staff of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, started the new year with a lot of cheer as the bank yesterday announced its promotion to new grades as well as salary upgrades with immediate effect this January. Those who are beneficiaries of this exercise will receive up to 170% increase in their…

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Prof. T.J.T Princewill At 90: Emir of Dutse, Nuhu Muhammad Sanusi Pens A Congratulatory Message To The Ruler of Kalabari Kingdom

His Highness Nuhu Muhammad Sanusi, the Emir of Dutse, has congratulated  His Serene Majesty, Prof. Theophilus Princewill, the Amanyabo and Natural Ruler of Kalabari Kingdom, Rivers State, on the occasion of his 90th birthday on January 4, 2020. The congratulatory message was contained in a private letter which read: “On behalf of my Council and entire people of Dutse Emirate wishes to congratulate you…

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Prof. T.J.T Princewill Of Kalabari Kingdom Receives 90th Birthday Wishes From Chairman Casiva Ltd. Alhaji Nasiru Haladu Danu In A Beautiful Letter

On January 3rd 2020, Chairman Casiva Ltd. Alhaji Nasiru Haladu Danu extended his best wishes to the His Serene Majesty King Prof. Theophilus Princewill, Natural Ruler of Kalabari Kingdom, Rivers State, in a private letter for his 90th birthday. The Dan Amanar Dutse said in the letter to King Princewill: “Nine decades on this earth is the final step to a Century. Only…

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OB Cuisine: Recipe Of The Day — Marilyn Kitchen’s Keto Seafood Boil

Today’s OB Cuisine is specially made for Seafood lovers and people looking to join this yummy delicacy’s bandwagon right away. Shared by food blogger, , seafood boil has become a global in-demand dish with many YouTubers making a career out of its consumption (an activity known as Mukbang). See her recipe and method of preparation below.…

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UNIBEN Alumni Honours UBA’s MD/CEO Kennedy Uzoka, Giwa-Osagie And Others

University of Benin Alumni Association, Lagos Chapter has honoured the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of United Bank for Africa(UBA), Mr. Kennedy Uzoka. The honour which was conferred at an impressive Dinner held at Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja-Lagos at the weekend  was in appreciation of Uzoka’s ‘hardwork, diligence and continuous commitment to the values of excellence’…

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Girls Dominate 2019 UBA Foundation National Essay Competition As Jolaosho Oluwatoroti Otokini Emerges Winner

It was an all-female top three affair, as 14 year-old Jolaosho Oluwatoroti Otokini of Louisville Girls High School, Ogun State, emerged the overall winner of the 2019 edition of the UBA Foundation National Essay Competition, winning the grand prize of an educational grant of N2,000,000.00 to study in any African university of her choice. Oluwatoroti clinched the first…

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