COVID-19 Update(31 May) : 307 new cases with 3007 patients so far discharged and 10162 total onfirmed cases

On the 31st of May 2020, 307 new confirmed cases and 287 deaths were recorded in Nigeria No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours. Till date, 10162 cases have been confirmed, 3007 cases have been discharged and 287 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory The 307 new cases are reported from 15 states – … Continue reading COVID-19 Update(31 May) : 307 new cases with 3007 patients so far discharged and 10162 total onfirmed cases

CBN orders banks to clear backlog of failed transactions in 2 weeks

To deepen its cashless policy, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed all banks to resolve the backlog of all ATM, POS, and Web customer refunds within two weeks starting June 8, 2020. The directive was contained in a statement signed by the apex bank’s spokesman, Isaac Okorafor, which revealed the revised timelines for dispensing errors and refund complaints. Okorafor said the move was … Continue reading CBN orders banks to clear backlog of failed transactions in 2 weeks

Hopes rise for Adesina’s re-election as pressure mounts on US govt to support AfDB president

The coast is getting cleared for Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina’s re-election as the president of the African Development Bank (AfDB). Already, the first United States representative on the board of the Bank has written to the US Secretary of the Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, insisting that supporting the Adesina remains a good business for the United States. He listed numerous achievements of Adesina as cogent reasons why … Continue reading Hopes rise for Adesina’s re-election as pressure mounts on US govt to support AfDB president

Cross River, Kogi: Buhari to ensure no state is an island – PTF

…To decide on schools, churches resumption With Authorities in Kogi State and Cross River rejecting results of coronavirus tests announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has the final decision that will ensure no state is an island in the fight to flatten the curve. Kogi State has rejected the two … Continue reading Cross River, Kogi: Buhari to ensure no state is an island – PTF

Policeman goes berserk, kills colleague, injures others in shooting spree

A Policeman, Inspector Monday Gabriel, went berserk, in the Ikoyi area of Lagos,  opening fire on his colleagues, killing one of them in the process, while others sustained bullet wounds. Vanguard gathered the Police officer, Gabriel, attached to Squadron 21 of the  Police Mobile Force, Abuja, was on Special duty at the Federal Inland Revenue Service in Ikoyi area of the state with other colleagues. … Continue reading Policeman goes berserk, kills colleague, injures others in shooting spree

N’Assembly won’t back down on NDDC probe – Senate

…dares Commission to provide corruption evidence against lawmakers to EFCC, ICPC Spokesman of the Senate, Senator Akinola Bashiru, has said that the National Assembly will under no circumstance back down on its probe of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). This was just as the spokesman dared the Commission to provide evidence of alleged corruption claims against lawmakers of the Senate and House of Representatives … Continue reading N’Assembly won’t back down on NDDC probe – Senate

Col Umar in open letter to Buhari says: Mr. President, Please belong to all of us

A former Military Governor of Kaduna State, Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar (rtd)( August 1985-June 1988), during the military regime of General Ibrahim Babangida, has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. The letter released on Sunday almost coincided with May 29,2020, the 5th anniversary of the civilian regime of Buhari, whose military government was toppled in August 1985 by Babangida and his ‘boys’, among … Continue reading Col Umar in open letter to Buhari says: Mr. President, Please belong to all of us

Trump announces US to designate Antifa as terrorist organization following violent protests

US President Trump announced Sunday that the U.S. government will designate the far-left group Antifa as a terrorist organization. This comes as Trump has blamed Antifa for riots taking place across the country in response to the death of George Floyd, the unarmed black man who died May 25 while in police custody in Minneapolis, Minn., after an officer kneeled on his neck for more than 8 minutes … Continue reading Trump announces US to designate Antifa as terrorist organization following violent protests

This feeling of becoming a mum is the most amazing journey of my life – Regina Daniels

Nollywood Actress and Billionaire Wife, Regina Daniels is currently ‘over the moon’ at the feeling of becoming a mother. The announcement was made yesterday by her husband who took to Instagram to write; ”My baby is having a baby”. The disclosure was met with a wide range of positive comments and fans were legitimately happy for the couple. Regina has now opened up on the … Continue reading This feeling of becoming a mum is the most amazing journey of my life – Regina Daniels