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Makinde commissions family court

Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has declared that his government will put in place stiff measures to curtail gender-based violence in the state.The governor, who stated this on Thursday, while commissioning the Family Court at the Iyaganku GRA, Ibadan, the state capital, pledged that the government would continue to maintain cordial relationship with… Read More »

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Meet Lamido Yuguda, the new SEC BOSS

President Muhammadu Buhari, recently appointed an Economist, Dr. Lamido Yuguda, as the Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This brings to an end, the 2-year long controversy surrounding the office of the DG, SEC. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), a CFA charter holder, and also… Read More »

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NCC creates New Department to accelerate FG’s Digital Economy Agenda

In continuation of its renewed strategy and vigour for effective delivery of its regulatory mandate, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has created a Digital Economy Department, principally responsible for implementing programmes and policies aimed at fully supporting and promoting the national digital economy agenda of the Federal Government. The Governing Board of the Commission approved… Read More »

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WEMA ALAT: Appreciating a technology-led Bank

With the growing face of competitiveness and many luring offers by different financial institutions in the Country today, it takes the ingenuity and resourcefulness of each institution to remain relevant to its customers.The development of the Nigerian economy has not been stable over the years. Due to this, the country’s economy has gone through different… Read More »

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FirstBank’S FMAP Graduates Inaugral Set Of Management Associates

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s leading financial inclusion services provider, has graduated 28 successful candidates in its inaugural FirstBank Management Associates Programme (FMAP), virtually held on Tuesday, 30 June 2020 via the Zoom video conferencing application. The programme which commenced in 2018 had a total of 48 candidates selected from thousands of entries and… Read More »

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Pantami Inaugurates Two Ministerial Inter-agency Committees on Completed Projects

The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has inaugurated two inter-agency committees with the mandate to review, collate, commission and communicate in local languages Information and Communication Technology (ICT) projects implemented for Nigerians under President Muhammadu Buhari. The two Ministerial committees which are Completed Projects Review Committee and Committee… Read More »

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Speaker’s Statement: Gbajabiamila sad over Chief Akindele’s demise

Gbajabiamila sad over Chief Akindele’s demise The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has described the death of Chief Bode Akindele as a sad development. Gbajabiamila said Chief Akindele, a famous philanthropist and employer of labour, lived a life worthy of emulation. He said he was particularly saddened that a rare gem… Read More »

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Okpambor’s demise, great loss to Ika nation — Okowa

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has expressed deep sadness on the passing of his Executive Assistant on Community Development and Youth Matters, Mr Christian Okpambor, as a great loss to the people of Ika nation. Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Tuesday in Asaba said the Governor described the demise… Read More »

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APC NEC Held A Virtual Meeting, Not A Physical One At Council Chamber

It is necessary that we put records in their correct perspective concerning the recent meeting held by the National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, which has, unfortunately drawn criticism due to lack of understanding.The stubborn opinion held by the critics of the administration is that President Muhammadu Buhari had called a political… Read More »

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Captain Okunbo And His Only Sin! By Ahmed Olusile

The conception, birth and ministry of Jesus Christ were nothing shrouded in secrecy. Long before each of the phases in the life of God’s only son, His father had announced them and true to the prophecies, they all came to pass one after the other. But why did you think He was also crucified? The… Read More »