Category Archives: Breaking

UBA, One Of Africa’s Largest Financial Institutions Achieves Impressive Performance Of N33.2bn In 1st Half

United Bank for Africa Plc, one of the largest financial institutions in Africa, with presence in 18 African countries and three global financial centers has continued with its impressive results for the financial year with a profit of N33.2bn, for the half year ended June 30, 2013, representing an increase of 9.2%, over the N30.4bn,…

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Asari Dokubo Speaks – Says Muslims Have The Right To Underage Marriage

Mr Asari Dokubo, former Ijaw Youth Council president and founder of the Niger Delta People&#39s Volunteer Force, has in recent times had couple of controversial statement flying across the media. Some few months back, several Nigerians called for his arrest over the statement he made about Nigeria being non-existent if he is arrested; now he…

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Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Stella Damasus Cry Out! What Celebrities Are Saying About Underage Marriage

Many Nigerian female celebrities and public personalities have taken to the media (online and broadcast) to express their disdain of the senate bill endorsing child marriage in Nigeria. One of such celebrities is Superstar Omotola Jalade Ekeinde. The actress was presented with an award at the just concluded 2013 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant.…

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Nelson Mandela Marks 95th Birthday, Admirers Around The World Honour His Legacy Through Charitable Acts

As an ailing Nelson Mandela recuperates in a South African hospital, the world celebrates his 95th birthday honoring his legacy by performing 67 minutes of community service. The United Nations declared July 18 as Mandela Day four years ago to honor his role in reconciling a country torn apart by apartheid. It started as a…

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Mark Cuts Trip Short, Jonathan, Delta State Mourn The Death of Senator Pius Ewherido

President of the Senate, David Mark, has cut short his participation in the Gold Tournament in Accra Ghana and returned home on learning of the death of the senator representing Delta Central, Pius Ewherido who died on Sunday of complications resulting from a domestic accident. Senator Ewherido The former deputy Speaker of the Delta State…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in partnership with the United Bank for Africa (UBA), on Tuesday, inaugurated e-ticketing to facilitate easy booking of motorists for road traffic offences. The Senate said Nigeria will…

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PDP’s National Publicity Secretary Olisa Metuh Resigns

Chief Olisa Metuh, The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has resigned his appointment. Olisa Metuh This is coming just a day after he went on television to deny the rumour that he has resigned. Metuh’s resignation has been connected with President Goodluck Jonathan’s directive that officers whose election did not meet due…

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