Three bank CEOs quit NESG Board over stance on CBN’s economic interventions

CHIEF Executive Officers (CEOs) of three prominent banks have resigned their membership of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) board. They resigned on Wednesday in protest against the NESG’s position against some of the measures taken by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to stabilise the financial system and fast-track economic recovery. The apex bank had also initiated a chain of policies to mitigate the … Continue reading Three bank CEOs quit NESG Board over stance on CBN’s economic interventions

Bauchi: Tearful funeral for security guard murdered over missing phone

A mammoth crowd of sympathisers on Saturday witnessed the burial of Sunday Joshua, the security guard allegedly beaten to death on May 26 at New Trafford Hotels and Suites at Gwalameji in Bauchi over a missing phone. The burial was attended by well-known clergy, Archbishop Charles Yohanna, a member of Bauchi State House of Assembly representing Bogoro Constituency, Honourable Musa Nakwada, family, friends and sympathisers. … Continue reading Bauchi: Tearful funeral for security guard murdered over missing phone

Buhari approves establishment of Air force University in Bauchi

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of an Air force University in the Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area of Bauchi State. This was disclosed by the Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND), Professor Sulaiman Bogoro, at the 2019 Lemph Zaar annual cultural festival in Tafawa Balewa. Bogoro explained that the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University centre in Tafawa Balewa would be renamed as … Continue reading Buhari approves establishment of Air force University in Bauchi

Nigeria dying slowly says World Bank

…We’re growing export –Osinbajo The World Bank on Thursday, dropped a bombshell that Nigeria was dying slowly and tragically living on borrowed time due to its neglect of the agricultural sector and heavy reliance on crude oil which it said belongs to yesterday. This was as the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, assured the Buhari administration would ensure an export-based economy, especially as it recognises … Continue reading Nigeria dying slowly says World Bank

Melaye, Suleiman pick Kogi Guber nomination forms

The senator representing Kogi West senatorial district, Dino Melaye, has picked the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) nomination forms for the Kogi state governorship election. Similarly, another aspirant, Abubakar Suleiman, also picked the nomination documents for the Kogi election billed to hold on November 16. The duo picked their nomination documents at the Abuja national secretariat of the PDP on Thursday. Addressing journalists shortly after the … Continue reading Melaye, Suleiman pick Kogi Guber nomination forms