Guaranty Trust Bank on Wednesday announced the appointment of Miriam Olusanya as Managing Director. This was disclosed in a notice signed by the company’s secretary, Erhi Obebeduo, to the Nigerian Exchange Group Limited (NGX). Olusanya, the first female Managing Director in the bank history, succeeds Segun Agbaje. During the bank’s investor earnings in September, Agbaje had disclosed that GTBank was ...
The Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, on Wednesday, declined granting the bail application brought before it by embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha. Baba Ijesha, who wore a blue t-shirt, was taken to court in a black maria vehicle of the Rapid Response Squad. Baba Ijesha has been in police custody since April 22, 2021, ...
Nigeria’s Dangote Cement Plc is expected to pay a total of N40.39 billion in taxation to the nation’s treasury from its operational result in the first quarter of 2021. According to the financial result published by the country’s largest cement manufacturer on Friday, April 30, 2021, the amount is due from corporate tax for the period ended March 31, 2021. ...
The Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Communication, House of Representatives, Unyime Idem, has said Nigerians will soon be enjoying pay-per-view bouquets. Idem, who is representing Ukanafun/Orukanam Federal Constituency in Akwa Ibom State, is chairman of the ad hoc committee set up by the House of Representatives to investigate tariff increment by cable/satellite television service providers in Nigeria. The House ...
Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson, on Friday responded to fans who has continued to complain and talk about her nose. a recent video she shared on her Instagram page, the talented actress disclosed that whenever she meets a fan, the very first thing they talk about, is how big her nose is.She subsequently told those fans who won’t let her rest, ...
A 16-year-old senior two student in Bududa District, Uganda, has narrated how she was waylaid and attacked by a machete-wielding man who cut off her hand after she resisted his attempt to rape her. Evelyn Namasopo told Mbale Chief Magistrate, Mr James Mawanda, during a session at Bubulo Magistrate’s Court in Manafwa District on Wednesday, April 7, that the suspect ...
Nigerian cross-dresser, Bobrisky has asked for Tonto Dikeh’s hand in marriage in an attempt to make history together. The controversial celebrity who was rumoured dead weeks back said she wants to marry the actress so they can be the first lesbians to have a wedding ceremony in Nigeria. Bobrisky also shared a note of warning to people who intend to ...
Popular comedienne , Helen Paul has revealed that her conception was as a result of rape . The mother of two boys who just bagged Ph.d in Theatre Art from University of Lagos on Friday, April 5 , 2019, while appreciating her mother wrote on her twitter handle @itshelenpaul inter alia : ” I Helen Paul dedicate this to my ...
Expectations and praises have been following moves and steps of organisers of the Best of Nollywood (BON) Awards.The choice of venue generated applause,as it were,on a yearly basis..During the week,two of Nollywood’s finest, Gbenro Ajibade and Rahama Sadau, have been unveiled as hosts,and this too has been generally appraised as a fine combination. Scheduled for December 16 in Abeokuta, Ogun ...
Veteran Nollywood actress, Bukky Ajayi, died yesterday at the age of 82 and will be buried according to Islamic rites. At about 11am yesterday, July 6, 2016 the, veteran Nollywood actress, died. She has been down with heart related ailments for a couple of weeks before she died today at her Surulere residence. She’s also left a standing order to have ...