30 C
Abuja
Sunday, March 29, 2020

PER SECOND NEWS

Ekiti 2018: The best candidate based on policies is still Bimbo Daramola- Ex-Lawmaker

During a recent interview, Ex-Federal Lawmaker who represented Ife Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Hon Rotimi Makinde, said the best qualified candidate to be governor of Ekiti state, is Hon Bimbo Daramola. "I can't think of a better person...

Former Green Eagles Star Kelechi Emeteole Dies of Cancer at 66

Former Green Eagles player, Kelechi Emeteole, died on Wednesday in an Indian hospital after a battle with cancer of the throat. Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo, recently donated about $6,500 to the former Rangers International coach to settle some medical...

Dangote launches new affordable pasta to substitute rice consumption in Nigeria

Shareholders at the weekend in Lagos applauded the Dangote Flour Mills return to profitability after posting a profit before tax of N11.82bn for its financial year ended December 31, 2016. The Chairman of Dangote Flour Mills, Asue Ighodalo, while addressing shareholders...

UBA Promotes Africa’s Renaissance, Celebrates Africa Day with Glitz & Glamour

In line with its commitment to promote the African culture and deepen its African footprints, Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, on Thursday joined the world to celebrate the 2017 Africa Day across the 19 African countries of operations with the theme: 'Africa, the new...

UBA Acts as Joint Lead Manager for Nigeria’s First International Diaspora Bond

The United Bank for Africa Plc has been selected to act as Joint Lead Manager for Nigeria's historic first global offering of Diaspora Bond. The international bond has the UBA along with a syndicate of global banks which includes Bank of America Merrill...

More than 750,000 graduates apply for N-Power jobs in 5 days

More than 750,000 graduates applied for jobs at the Buhari administration's N-Power recruitment scheme in just 5 days, according to  Senior Special Assistant to the President on Job creation, Mr Afolabi Imoukhuede. Imoukhuede disclosed that the number of graduate applicants...

Relief as NNPC crashes price of diesel

Nigerians heave a sigh of relief as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC's) intervention slashes the price of diesel, making it readily available, Victoria Ayuwei reports. “Since January this year, we have worked very hard with relevant stakeholders to improve distribution from...

INEC receives signatures on Dino Melaye’s recall

The Independent National Electoral Commission has received signatures from the electorates in Kogi West Senatorial District, asking for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye from the Senate. Six bags, which contained the signatures of 52.3 percent of the electorates from...

Takeover of Etisalat comes after years of crisis

The takeover of Etisalat Nigeria by Access Bank PLC and 12 other Nigerian and foreign banks, comes after almost two years of crisis for the telecoms company. The takeover followed the collapse of the effort by Emerging Markets Telecommunications Services,...

Evans the kidnapper faces life sentence in prison

The Lagos Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has signed into law Life Imprisonment or death penalty for the offence of Kidnap and forceful extortion in Lagos State as he signs into law the state kidnapping prohibition bill, 2016. The law provides...

About Me

5136 POSTS
0 COMMENTS
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Kaduna Governor El-rufai Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Is Self-Isolating

  Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, has tested positive for the coronavirus that causes COVID-19, he announced Saturday. In a...
- Advertisement -

COVID-19 Lockdown: NNPC nods uninterrupted petrol supply

  …says it has robust stock and supply plans, warns against panic buying The nation’s petroleum industry leader, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has advised...

NNPC’s N11bn Unprecedented Rally Against Coronavirus

  Wale Solomon Nothing exemplifies the harmony and sense of corporate responsibility that now permeates the oil and gas industry as the recent announcement by the...

High Number of Chinese Tourists Responsible for Italy’s Coronavirus Woes – US Task Force

  Dr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical advisor to the Trump administration’s coronavirus task force, said Thursday that Italy has been impacted particularly badly by the...

The Day In Pictures: Buhari, minister of health and DG NCDC at the Villa

  President, Muhammadu Buhari Saturday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, met with the Minister of Health, Prof Osagie Ehanire, and the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre...