President Buhari with L-R: Governor Babajide Sanwoolu of Lagos State, Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State, Deputy Senate President Ovie Omo-Agege, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State and Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State as he receives APC Governors in Salah Homage in Daura Katsina State.
President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, said he will use his second term in office to improve the lives of Nigerians by paying close attention to the poor and those on the lower rungs of society.
Addressing leaders of various communities from five Local … >>> Read Full Story
President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigeria has achieved food security and is not doing badly in the area of physical security.
President Buhari said this when he hosted All Progressives Congress governors to Eid-el-Kabir lunch at his country home in Daura, Katsina State on Tuesday.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria, which quoted a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media, Mallam Garba Shehu, President Buhari said, “We have achieved food security, and for physical security we are not doing badly.’’
The NAN report further stated that the President said the directive to the Central Bank of … >>> Read Full Story
NIGERIA’s first credit rat ing agency, Agusto & Co. Limited, has assigned an “Aa-” rating to United Bank for Africa Plc.
A statement from the company said: “The rating assigned to United Bank for Africa Plc (“UBA”or “the Bank”) reflects the bank’s performance as underpinned by its good liability generation strategy and upheld by a strong brand franchise.
“This is in addition to a good liquidity profile, satisfactory asset quality given the operating terrain, as well as good capitalisation for current business risks.
“UBA’s rating is, however, constrained by weaknesses in the overall macro economy, a comparably lower net interest spread and a high cost … >>> Read Full Story
Reno Omokri: says Jesus is not God from his study of pre-European Christianity
Former presidential aide and pastor at the Mind of Christ Christian Center, Reno Omokri on Tuesday said Jesus is not God.
Omokri revealed that his journey into the study of pre-European Christianity has made him realised the belief that “Jesus is God” is a European concept.
He said that there is a huge difference between the Bible and Scriptures, adding that Scriptures are the original scripts written in Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek while the Bible is a European version of the Scriptures which had been modified to suit their purposes.
He also … >>> Read Full Story
Abuja – The Honorary President, ECOWAS Network of Election Commissions (ECONEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has described the network as a vital instrument in successful conduct of credible election in West Africa sub-region.
INEC chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu
ECONEC is an umbrella body of Election Management Bodies (EMBs) in West Africa.
Yakubu, who is the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and immediate past president of ECONEC, said this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Abuja.
He said ECONEC was one of the best things at bilateral level that happened to good governance in West African countries.
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The Police command in Lagos has confirmed the death of a tricycle operator, Aniete Bassay, who was allegedly killed by a motorist over right of way in Surulere area of the state.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria DSP Bala Elkana the Spokesman for the police in Lagos State, confirmed the incident in a statement on Tuesday, saying that the incident happened on Sunday along Akerele Street, off Falolu, Surulere.
Elkana said at about 9.130p.m on Sunday, Surulere police station received a distress call from Randle Hospital Surulere that a tricycle operator was brought to the hospital with a broken head, in a pool … >>> Read Full Story
Appiah Mensah, CEO of Menzgold.
A video which has gone viral showing embattled Ghanaian businessman, Nana Appiah Mensah, widely known as NAM1 merrymaking on Sallah day has been confirmed false.
According to Ghanaguardian, sources close to the chief executive of officer of Menzgold Ghana Limited exclusively revealed that the said video was taken last year June.
The sources added that NAM1 is still under medical observation while having his needed rest after months of legal battle in the United Arab Emirates where he had gone in pursuit of his company’s funds in December 2018.
NAM1 arrived in Ghana on July 11, 2019 after the Supreme … >>> Read Full Story