Category Archives: Breaking

UBA is Well-Positioned to Benefit from Recovery Trends in 2021 says Elumelu

Group Managing Director/CEO, Mr. Kennedy Uzoka and Group Chairman, Mr. Tony Elumelu, at the 59th Annual General Meeting of United Bank for Africa(UBA) Plc Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has assured its teeming shareholders and investors of even greater returns in the coming months, with the bank having established a diversified…

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Sanwo-Olu Boosts Teachers’ Morale, Presents Them with 13 Cars for Outstanding Performance

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has presented car gifts to 13 outstanding school teachers and administrators in public schools across the state. The 13 teachers were honoured were among 23 semi-finalists selected from over 3,000 applications who applied for the State’s Merit Award selection process captured under the State’s Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, B.O.S Education…

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It Was a Tongue Slip- Bola Tinubu Said He Meant FG Should Recruit 5 Million Youths, Not 50 Million

All Progressives Congress (APC)Chieftain Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has retraced his speech, he has now said that he never meant that the Federal Government should employ 50 million but 5 million youths into the Nigerian Army and other agencies to boost the fight against terrorism, banditry and others. On Monday at the 12th Bola Tinubu Colloquium…

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“Women should be taken more seriously than dancing at a function”- Amaechi On Women Being Far More Intelligent Than Men 

The Minister of Transportation, Hon Rotimi Amaechi, says women deserve more role in government because they are far more intelligent than men. He disclosed that the 35percent affirmative action policy currently being given to women is not enough considering the intelligence and capacity being displayed by the female gender. Speaking as a Guest at the…

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Drama on Board Air Peace Flight as Traditional Ruler Ilomuanya Hits Ex Imo State Gov. Okorocha with His Walking Stick

Eze Cletus Ilomuanya On Sunday, inside the business class section of Air Peace at the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri, the former Chairman of the Imo State Council of Traditional Rulers, Eze Cletus Ilomuanya is reported to have attacked ex-Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, The Nation reports. According to eyewitnesses Ilomuanya was calmly seated,…

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Ortom Meets Buhari, Denies Faking Attempt on His Life By Gunmen

Benue state Governor Samuel Ortom on Tuesday stormed the Presidential Villa Abuja to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari on the insecurity in his domain especially the recent assassination attempt on his life by yet to be identified armed men. Speaking to State House Correspondents after the closed-door meeting, Ortom said he was in the Presidential Villa, Abuja to discuss security…

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Hijab Clash: Muslim School Girls Can Wear Hijab in Public Schools- State Govt.

The Kwara State government has said that Muslim schoolgirls can wear hijab in public schools in the state. This was disclosed in a statement titled ‘Correcting misconceptions about ‘missionary schools’ and Hijaab in Kwara State,’ signed by the Secretary to the Kwara State Government, Prof. Mamman Saba Jibril. The statement was issued following a clash…

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Final Call: Applications to The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme Closes March 31

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading philanthropy dedicated to empowering African entrepreneurs, will close applications for the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme on its TEFConnect digital platform (www.tefconnect.com) on March 31. This year’s intervention prioritises the economic recovery of small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) and young African entrepreneurs, following the Covid-19 disruption to economic…

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FG Cannot Secure Every School in the Country- Min. of State for Education, Nwajiuba

Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba has urged Nigerians to be vigilant to end attacks on schools and the abduction of students, that the government could not secure every school in the country. The Minister said the Federal Government has directed schools to report any security threat to the nearest security agency. In an…

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Information Technologist Alleges GTBank Stole the Concept of Their “HabariPay” from a Proposal He Sent to a Govt. Agency

        GTBank’s CEO- Segun Agbaje                         IT/ Software Engineer Davod Atowoju An Information Technologist, Software Engineer, Robotics and Machine Expert who goes by the name Davod Atowoju is alleging that one of Nigeria’s most profitable banks- GTBank stole his idea for it’s Fintech Company “HabariPay”…

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