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September 24, 2018 12:23 PM Nigeria’s first female banker, Sarah Morocco-Clarke is dead

Morocco-Clarke died at the age of 80 on Sunday, 16 September 2018, after a short illness. Sarah Morocco-Clarke, an alumnus of Queen’s College Lagos, started her career with First Bank (then Bank of British West Africa, and subsequently Standard Bank) as a pioneer female employee, and rose through the ranks at First Bank Nigeria and was made the Services 19

September 24, 2018 10:31 AM Chevron: Oil workers threaten to shut down Nigeria, NNPC begs

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) have threatened to shut down the country over a labour dispute involving Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) management and the staff. The warning was contained in a joint statement at the weekend by Comrade Lumumba 24

September 13, 2018 2:03 PM Why Nollywood is restricted, not gaining global acceptance – Genevieve Nnaji

Genevieve Nnaji has revealed the major problem restricting Nollywood movies from gaining global acceptance. The actress while speaking on CNN where she spoke on her Netflix acquired film, ”Lion Heart,” said language is the major barrier preventing Nollywood from going global. She also identified lack of funds for movies as one of the challenges of the movie 26

September 12, 2018 6:37 AM Why Nigerian Celebrities suffer depression – Kelly Handsome

Nigerian Singer, Kelly Hansome has revealed cause of recent series of depression stories from celebrities. Handsome speaking on his Instagram page said depression experienced by celebrities was the repercussion of their fake lives. He encouraged celebrities to stay true to themselves and live a sustainable life. “It is the repercussions of living a fake and unsustainable 35

September 9, 2018 1:33 PM Why I listen to Fela’s music – Pastor Adeboye

Leke, son of the General Overseer Worldwide of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has confessed his love for the late Afro Beat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s music. Leke spoke at a media parley organised by One Halleluyah Records, OHR. According to Leke, who is also a pastor, Fela’s works remain one of the greatest compositions 20

September 6, 2018 9:26 AM PDP mocks Osinbajo over N10,000 empowerment of ‘agbo jedi’ sellers in Osun

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has berated the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, over the federal government’s empowerment of some traders with N10,000 in Osun State. PDP’s spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, said it was a shame that Osinbajo could condescend to empowering “Agbo jedi” sellers with N10,000 in Osun State. Sharing a photograph of those empowered 22

September 3, 2018 6:21 PM Nigerian govt to ‘empower’ traders with N10,000

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday arrived in Iwo, Osun State to launch an empowerment programme for 30,000 traders from across the state. The programme tagged ‘Tradermoni’ is an initiative of the Federal Government in collaboration with the Bank of Industry for petty traders. Each of the 30,000 traders will receive the sum of N10,000 to boost their 26

September 3, 2018 6:02 AM Why Gov Emmanuel should not contest in 2019 – APC chieftain Eyiboh

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Eseme Eyiboh, has advised Akwa Ibom Governor, Udom Emmanuel. to drop his second term bid. The former member of the House of Representatives hails from Esit Eket Local Government Area, which is within the same federal constituency as the governor. Eyiboh told journalists that Emmanuel had failed to improve 25

September 1, 2018 12:29 PM Popular Nollywood actor, Babariga is dead

The death has been announced of Nollywood actor, Friday Ogbulo, otherwise known as Babariga. DAILY POST gathered that Babariga, a native of Ugboju area of Otukpo, Benue State, who is famous for his movies such as Pastor Iduh, Adeichenu and others many years back, passed away on Friday after suffering from carbuncles. Confirming the sad incident to our reporter 27

August 29, 2018 7:14 PM Presidency reveals why Buhari rejected PIGB

President Muhammadu Buhari withheld his assent from the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) because of “legal and constitutional reasons”, his aide on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang, has said. Enang described as blackmail reports that Buhari rejected the bill because it whittled down his power as Minister of Petroleum Resources 22