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#JusticeforKudirat: Petty Trader Murdered by Nigerian Police Officer Laid to Rest Amidst Tears | Photos

The 50-year old petty trader at Onipanu, Kudirat Adebayo who was allegedly shot dead by a police officer attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has been laid to rest amidst tears. After the autopsy on her body earlier on Monday, Kudirat was laid to rest on Tuesday. Recall that Kudirat was shot by a…

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NNPC Director Mrs. Esther Nnamdi-Ogbue, Owns Osborne Towers Flat Where EFCC Seized Huge Foreign Currencies

Mrs. Esther Nnamdi-Ogbu Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) sources have said that the apartment where the stashed foreign and Naira notes were found allegedly belongs to Mrs. Esther Nnamdi-Ogbue, a managing director at the NNPC in charge of retail, under whose watch millions of litres of petrol belonging to the NNPC disappeared. A former…

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EFCC Blocks Patience Jonathan at Skye Bank, Stops Her from Withdrawing Unfrozen $5.9million

Former Nigerian First Lady, Patience Jonathan, on Monday visited the Maitama branch of the   Skye Bank in Abuja to withdraw part of her $5.9million recently unfrozen by a Lagos High Court. But she met a brick wall. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission had procured a stay-of-execution of the judgment and also simultaneously filed an appeal…

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Investing in People: Amid Economic Recession, UBA Promotes 3,000 Staff

UBA CEO- Kennedy Uzoka 25% of staff at Africa’s leading financial institution rewarded CEO Kennedy Uzoka: “If we take care of our people, our people will take care of our customers.”  United Bank for Africa (UBA), Africa’s Global Bank operating in 19 African countries, has announced the promotion of 3,000 staff members, reinforcing its commitment to…

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Dino Melaye & ABU Vice Chancellor Appear Before the Senate Ethics Committee Over Certificate Scandal

Following the recent allegations of Sahara Reporters that Senator Dino Melaye was not awarded a bachelor’s degree from the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) read more here; he appeared before the Senate today alongside Professor Ibrahim Garba, the Vice Chancellor of ABU, who confirmed that Senator Dino graduated with a third-class degree in Geography. Apparently, Senator…

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Stephanie Otobo’s Mother Begs Apostle Suleman’s Forgiveness

Following the alleged sex scandal between Apostle Johnson Suleman and Stephanie Otobo; read more here, here and here,  the mother and elder sister of Stephanie Otobo visited Omega Fire Church Ministries (OFM) Worldwide headquarters on Sunday to ask the General overseer’s forgiveness. During the service, the preacher said he has never met her mother before…

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Dream Come True: Tony Elumelu Foundation Announces 1,000 Successful Applicants Out 0f 93,000

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), an African founded and funded 21st century philanthropic organization committed to entrepreneurship development, ushers in an additional 1,000 African entrepreneurs. Applications were received from over 93,000 entrepreneurs across 55 African countries –  over 100% increase from 2016, and nearly quadruple of the 2015 application numbers. Proving that African youth are indeed interested in…

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Dino Melaye Sues Sahara Reporters Over Certificate Scandal!

Senator Dino Melaye is determined to prove he was graduated from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria with a Bachelors in Geography. Vanguard reports, he would present his is certificate during hearing of a 5 billion Naira libel suit he against an online media outlet, Sahara Reporters, which alleged that he never graduated from the Geography Department…

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