The Lagos chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, locally called agberos, generates about N123.08bn annually, which could service the annual budget of Nasarawa, Niger, and Yobe states put together, a statistical report by the International Centre for Investigative Report has shown. The data, which was released on Thursday, showed that the money was realised through levies on ...
The digital currency whose fortune had dwindled recently rose above $32,000 on Thursday. It looks like bitcoin is shifting a lot more toward renewables and a bunch of the heavy-duty coal plants that were being used have been shut down, especially in China. Tesla Chief Executive Officer, Elon Musk, has said“I want to do a little more due diligence to ...
Chief Executive Officer, Super TV, Usifo Ataga’s prime suspect, Chidinma Ojukwu, during an interview said she doesn’t want to die over the case. Amid cries, the University of Lagos undergraduate said, “I regret killing Mr Ataga. I don’t know what my future holds but I don’t want to die. Please, I don’t want to die because of this case. I ...
The Federal Government through its National Social Investment Management System has shortlisted 550,000 applicants for the final selection for Batch C of the N-Power programme. It also said that the Central Bank of Nigeria would support Batches A and B beneficiaries who had completed the N-Power programme with soft loans. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development ...
Chelsea this Saturday night beat favourites Manchester City in a pulsating encounter in Porto, Portugal, to win the 2021 European Champions League. The match was decided by an unreplied goal by Kai Havertz, who sprinted forward in the 42 minutes to latch on to a floated ball, then dribbled goalkeeper Edeson before slotting into an empty net. It was Chelsea’s ...
By David Hundeyin On Friday April 29, a 26 year-old lady set out around 1PM to attend a job interview in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. Having recently completed her university program despite losing both parents, she was looking for a way to support herself before being called up for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program. Instead of a job ...
Most Rev. (Dr ) Callistus Onagah is the Catholic Bishop of Enugu. In summary, he is the ‘Oga’, ‘Boss’, ‘Supervisor’ of Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka. Some members of the Catholic Church vandalised his residence on Wednesday because of the rumour that the latter was missing and he was last seen in the residence. The residence of the Catholic Bishop of ...
A new mobile app that allows instant exchange of crypto currency with the naira and other currencies in the globe has debuted in Lagos, courtesy of Tradefada Nigeria Limited. This, according to Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, Mr. Seun Dania will bring the needed change and confidence to enable individuals to build up their cryptocurrency portfolio. ...
In October 2010, I was appointed to join the board of First bank of Nigeria. A few months later, I was appointed to chair the board of its start up FBN Life Insurance Limited (a joint venture with Sanlam of South Africa). As its pioneer chairman, I had the privilege of working with a strong management team led by Val ...