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January 10, 2019 6:45 AM Kano: Ganduje drags Kwankwaso to EFCC for alleged corruption, diversion of govt fund

Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said his administration is probing his predecessor, Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso over multi-billion naira 5 kilometre road projects. Ganduje, who made this known yesterday while inaugurating 12 campaign committees for his second term bid, said Kano State government had taken the matter to the Economic 21

November 27, 2018 10:59 AM Omotola compares Nigeria to Ghana, mocks leaders

Veteran actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has taken a swipe at Nigerian leaders over the state of the nation’s economy. The 40-year-old actress, in a post on her Instagram page during a visit to Ghana, decried the exchange rate of Naira to the Ghanaian Cedi, questioning the rate of economic growth in Nigeria vis-a-vis Ghana. She also commended services 36

November 23, 2018 6:52 AM ‘My Transition Hours’- Jonathan’s ex-aide hits back at Presidency

Reno Omokri, the former aide to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has fired back at the presidency over statement countering claims of corruption in President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. The Presidency said the allegation lacked empirical evidence to back the claims and that the 16 years of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was a waste, especially 38

November 13, 2018 7:42 PM N-POWER: We’ll expand to accommodate one million Nigerians – Osinbajo

Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has said the N-Power programme of the Federal Government will be expanded to accommodate one million beneficiaries in the next phase. Osinbajo said this on Tuesday when he responded to questions at a town hall meeting in Abuja. The vice-president said that N-Power was borne out of the growing need for government’s 35

November 1, 2018 9:06 PM NNPC: Finance Ministry speaks on $3.5bn ‘stashed fund’

The Federal Ministry of Finance has denied knowledge of a 3.5 billion-dollar fund allegedly kept and utilised by the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for fuel subsidy. The Permanent Secretary, Mr Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, gave the ministry’s position when he appeared before the Senate ad hoc committee probing the allegation in Abuja on Thursday 29

November 1, 2018 7:25 PM Ganduje: Fourth video of Kano governor allegedly collecting bundles of dollars emerges [VIDEO]

A fourth video has surfaced online showing the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, allegedly receiving wards of dollar bills believed to be bribe. In the video, Ganduje could be seen receiving stacks of dollar bills while a voice was heard saying “so far, we have received a total of $145, 000.” The video showed Ganduje, speaking with his guests while 30

August 15, 2018 8:36 AM Nigeria To Receive Yellow Fever Vaccines From WHO

12 million doses of Yellow fever vaccines have been pledged to Nigeria in 2018 and another 19 million in 2019 by The World Health Organisation (WHO) to support Nigeria’s campaign against the disease Ms Charity Warigon, WHO Communications Officer, said in a statement in Abuja. Warigon said that it would ensure all persons aged nine months to 45 years 30

August 2, 2018 11:24 AM Jim Ovia’s Autobiography Published By Forbes

ForbesBooks has published Nigerian billionaire banker Jim Ovia’s autobiography chronicling the story of how he built one of Africa’s largest financial conglomerates within the last three decades. The book, titled ‘Africa Rise And Shine’ recounts the series of events that led to Ovia’s triumph in Nigeria’s treacherous business terrain. Drawing upon his educational 36

July 2, 2018 2:19 PM Zenith Bank customers earn cash back on card transactions

Customers of foremost Nigerian financial institution, Zenith Bank plc will earn cash back for performing transactions with their Naira and Dollar debit MasterCards over the three month period of July-September, 2018. According to sources at the Bank, customers can earn up to ₦5,000 each month while using their Naira debit MasterCard for international 23

June 19, 2018 3:17 PM PDP chieftain, Hon Ayi laments ‘evil’ APC has done to Nigeria

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart, Rt. Hon. Essien Ekpenyong Ayi has said that one does not need a soothsayer to know that all was not well in the All Progressives Congress. Rt. Hon. Ayi who is a member representing Akpabuyo, Bakassi and Calabar South federal constituency in the House of Representatives lamented what Nigerians passed through 32