See Why CCPC Tribunal Hasn’t Remitted To Consolidated Revenue Fund – Shafii

By Ibrahim Liman Chairman of the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) Tribunal, Hajiya Saratu Mama Shafii on Monday said the revenue generated by the tribunal has not been remitted to the Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF) because it has not been captured on the remita platform. Indeed, Mama Shafii added that the tribunal has written several letters to the Acting Accountant General on the issue. …

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Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos To Give Away Most of His £110,000,000,000 Fortune

The founder of Amazon, Jeff Bezos is planning to give away most of his massive fortune which is a staggering £110 billion ($124 billion).  Recall that Bezos is the second richest man in the world after Elon Musk. He runs a private space company Blue Origin.  According to CNN, he plans to give away most of his £110 billion ($124 billion) fortune soon.  The billionaire …

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Election 2023: United States Allocates $50m For Nigeria’s General Election

$50 million has been allocated to Nigeria by the The United States (US) ahead of the 2023 general election.  It is understood that the money is for the training of some category of people like journalists, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and technical assistance among others in the bid to ensure a transparent election at next year’s polls.  The US Consul General, Will Stevens disclosed this …

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Gov Wike Invites Obi To Commission Project In Rivers

Gov Nyesom Wike and Peter Obi Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike has invited the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi to commission one of the projects executed by his administration in the state. This is amid the crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The announcement was disclosed by Dr Yunusa Tanko, spokesperson for the Obi/Datti presidential campaign. Recall that Governor …

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Actor Bolanle Ninalowo Loses Mother-In Law

Bolanle Ninalowo and wife Popular Nollywood actor, Bolanle Ninalowo has lost his mother-in-law. He shared the sad news on this Instagram page this morning. He revealed that he lost his mother-in-law on Thursday, November 11th while he was celebrating his wife on their anniversary. He Wrote;”A prayer for my Queen’s mom. Through the weekend while i was celebrating my wife, she was mourning her late …

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I’m Not A CIA Agent – Sowore

Omoyele Sowore The Presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, has debunked reports that he is an agent of the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Sowore who spoke at a town hall meeting organized by Arise TV in collaboration with the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) on Sunday, November 13, said President Muhammadu Buhari would have ‘disappeared’ for arresting him …

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Stefflon Don Shares Voicenote She Received From A Make Fan (Video)

Stefflon Don British rapper/singer, Stefflon Don has taken to Instagram to share a voice note she got from a male fan. The follower had in the voice note revealed that he was performing one of his songs. He went on to embed Stefflon’s name in the song where he talked about a “juicy girl”.  Watch The Video Below;    View this post on Instagram            A post …

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Group launches initiative to correct gender gap in Taraba’s mining sector

By Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The Women In Mining In Nigeria (WIMIN) has launched the Girl For Mining (G4M) initiative in Taraba state in a bid to fill the gender gap in the state’s mining sector. Engr. Janet Adeyemi, national president of WIMIN said the initiative was aimed at stimulating interest of girls in the sector so that some of them can explore career paths and …

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Man Faces N28m Truck Theft Charge, Gets N2m Bail

By Chinyere Omeire Lagos, – A 44-year-old truck dealer, Benjamin Omokhode, who allegedly stole a truck worth N28 million, was on Monday brought before an Ejigbo Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Omokhode, whose residential address was not provided, is standing trial on a two-count charge of stealing and threatening violence. The prosecutor, ASP Benedict Aigbokhan, told the court that the defendant committed the offences in December 2021 …

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2023: I Will Build Secure Nigeria That Will Work For All People – Peter Obi

The Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has promised if elected in 2023, he will build a Nigeria that works for all its citizens.  He made the pledge in a short post on his verified Twitter handle on Sunday.  Obi noted that Nigerians must be able to dwell securely and safely irrespective of where they live.  “There is Nigeria; But there are no Nigerians. Currently, …

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NOA, UNICEF Trains Religious Leaders On Promotion Of Maternal, Child Health Practices

By Rita IliyaMinna – he National Orientation Agency (NOA) in Niger says it has started training for religious leaders on Faith for Life, to promote maternal and child health practices during the era of COVID-19 pandemic. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the two-day programme was organised in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). Malam Yahaya Gbongbo, the state Director of …

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Ghana President Sacks Junior Finance Minister Over Alleged Impropriety

Accra, – Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo, on Monday sacked Charles Adu Boahen, the minister of state for finance, after allegations of impropriety were circulated by a well-known Ghanaian investigative journalist. A statement from the presidency states that the president fired Adu Boahen after being made aware of allegations levelled against him in an expose, adding that Akufo-Addo had also referred the matter to the Special …

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Chinese yuan strengthens to 7.0899 against dollar

Beijing, – The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the Yuan, strengthened 1,008 pips to 7.0899 against the dollar on Monday. This is according to the China Foreign Exchange Trade System. In China’s spot foreign exchange market, the yuan is allowed to rise or fall by two per cent from the central parity rate each trading day. The central parity rate of …

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Russia Plans To Triple Grain Exports In 2023

Moscow – Russian Deputy Prime Minister Victoria Abramchenko announced on Monday that the government would want to triple its grain exports in 2023. The deputy prime minister confirmed that the ministers of agriculture and the economy minister had agreed on an export quota of 25.5 million tons. According to Abramchenko, the planned increase is due to a record harvest in Russia this year, which, was …

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DHQ Declares 19 Terrorists Wanted, Places N5m Bounty On Each

By Sumaila Ogbaje Abuja, – ) The Defence Headquarters on Monday, declared 19 terrorists wanted and placed N5 million bounty on each of them. The details of the 19 terrorists are contained in a poster released by the Director, Defence Information, Maj.-Gen. Jimmy Akpor, on Monday in Abuja. The information on the poster revealed that the N5 million cash reward is for anyone who could …

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25-year-old Man Docked For Alleged Sexual Assault On Teenager

By Sandra UmehLagos, – A 25-year-old man, Kelvin Opuene, was on Monday docked in an Ojo Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedlly sexually assaulting a teenager. The police charged Opuene with sexual assault. He, however pleaded not guilty to the charge. Magistrate L. J. K. Layeni, who gave the order, adjourned the matter until Dec. 28 for legal advice from the Directorate of Public Prosecution …

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