Month: July 2017

Stakeholders endorse demutualisation bill

N’Assembly, CBN, NSE, others, give nod The Federal Government has endorsed the ongoing legislative process by the National Assembly to demutualize the nation’s capital market. A Bill for an Act to facilitate the development of Nigeria’s capital market by enabling the conversion and re-registration of the Nigerian Stock Exchange from a company limited by guarantee… Read More »

Month: July 2017

Medical students, Health workers chart course for repositioning Healthcare

Students and healthcare practitioners have been charged to be more compassionate when attending to patients as this will lead to the transformation of the healthcare system in the world. The advice was given by Dr. Robin Youngson, a New Zealand Anesthesiologist and founder of Hearts in Healthcare at the 2017 Healthcare Leadership Summer School that… Read More »

Month: July 2017

Arik crisis: It is too early to evaluate the performance of AMCON

Despite the strong believe and insinuation in certain quarter that Arik Air is worse under the management team of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, an aviation consultant and Managing Director, Aerokeys Nigeria Limited, Hon. Kudla Milnda Satumari said that it was too early to begin to appraise the performance of AMCON. Satumari who stated this… Read More »

Month: July 2017

How 14 year old was raped, murdered in Lagos

Family of Obiamaka Ngozichukwu Orakwue, the 14 Year-Old girl who was raped to death by hoodlums in the Abule-Ado area of Lagos are calling for swift investigations and prosecution of the masterminds of the dastardly act. Information had it that the hoodlums who numbered about five had gained access into the family house of the… Read More »

Month: July 2017

what makes me unique-Korede Bello

He is charming and down to earth, Korede Bello is his name but known by music lovers as African Prince. Korede shot into limelight after releasing his first single titled ‘I love Naija’; ever since the mega super star has not relented from releasing hits and club banging songs. Korede doubles as a guitarist, songwriter,… Read More »

Month: July 2017

Trump’s Obamacare Repeal Bill Fails In Senate

The seven-year move by Republicans to repeal Obamacare got a blow on Friday, as Republicans join Democrats to stop the repeal. United States President Donald Trump’s move to repeal Obamacare failed at the Senate on Friday, as Republican senators crossed party lines to join Democrats in a vote on the bill. One Senator that posed… Read More »

Month: July 2017

FG begins probe over importation of 140 snakes, 660 other animals from Cameroon

The Federal Government says it has commenced investigation to uncover the importers of three consignments containing 140 species of snakes and 660 other animals imported into Nigeria from Cameroon. The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that the Nigeria Customs Service on July 26 intercepted three consignments containing 140 species of snakes and 660 other animals… Read More »

Month: July 2017

Badoo cult: A hydra-headed monster on the loose

• Operating in a world of its own • Uses outskirts of town as haven • Exposes failure of security as heart of strength • Local vigilance groups distort security measures Over the last half decade, there has been a rise in gang violence in Lagos, Nigeria’s economic and commercial capital. From the Somolu and… Read More »