Daily Archives: February 12, 2017

Medical vacation: I won’t return until… — Buhari writes NASS

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he would only return to Nigeria when his London doctors certify him well enough to do so ...

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Boko Haram strikes again, sets Borno village ablaze

Persons suspected to be Boko Haram Terrorists have invaded Mussa Village of Askira-Uba Local Government Area in Southern Borno State and set ablaze dozens of residential houses ...

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No provisions for Abuja airport runway repairs in 2016, 2017 budgets – Saraki

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki yesterday disclosed that no provision was made in either the 2016 or 2017 budgets for the rehabilitation of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja ...

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UK proposes new visa applications processes for Nigerians

The United Kingdom is proposing to amend its border control system to give preference to citizens from 52 Commonwealth countries which includes Nigeria ...

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FG secures 50% discounts from Dana Airlines for MDAs travels, saves N15bn

The Federal Government has signed an agreement with Dana Airlines to give 50 per cent discount on official air travel tickets to Ministries, Departments and Agencies ...

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CBN, banks to grant loans to corps members

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), says it will partner the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and other commercial banks to provide soft loans to ...

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NAFDAC grants 5,411 registrations for local products – NBS Report

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) granted registration approval for 5,411 local products out ...

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Ecobank targets 100m customers by 2020

Pan-African group Ecobank Transnational plans to increase its customers to 100 million by 2020 from 10 million now, using technology to hit that goal, the ...

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BoI to increase N1bn Fashion Fund

The Bank of Industry (BoI) has promised to increase the one billion naira set aside to promote fashion industry in the country, if the demands ...

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I’m tired of looking for my ‘Johnny’ – Yemi Alade

She is young and full of energy, ambitious and hard working too. Award winning singer, Yemi Alade has come a long way since she won ...

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