Daily Archives: March 24, 2017

Police rescue woman from suicide attempt on Third Mainland Bridge

The Lagos State Police Command has rescued a woman, Taiwo Titilayo Momoh, who attempted to jump into the Lagoon from Third Mainland Bridge on Friday. ...

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Buhari to visit Sambisa Forest Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari will visit Sambisa Forest, the former enclave of Boko Haram on Monday ...

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Egypt: Former president Hosni Mubarak regains freedom

Egypt’s ousted president Hosni Mubarak left a military hospital on Friday where he had spent much of his six-year detention, his lawyer said. Mubarak had ...

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Richway Microfinance Bank appoints Adenrele Oni as new MD

The Board and Management of Richway Microfinance Bank Limited has announced the appointment of Mr. Adenrele Oni as the Managing Director of the Bank. Richway ...

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Kaduna airport, a disaster waiting to happen – Reps

Members of the House of Representatives on Thursday condemned aviation operations at the Kaduna International Airport, thereby making a dramatic U-turn ...

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Senate confirms 45 non-career ambassadors, drops 2

The Nigerian Senate has confirmed 45 non-career ambassadorial nominees presented for legislative approval by President Muhammadu Buhari in January, this year ...

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Grass-cutting probe: SGF makes U-turn, asks Senate to reschedule appearance …Lawal awarded contracts to 20 ghost firms, says probe panel

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Babachir Lawal, has made a U-turn on his legal action against the Senate on its probe into the alleged management ...

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Buhari nominates 27 as INEC RECs, seeks senate confirmation

President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, read a letter from Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, in which he sought legislative approval for the nomination ...

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FG eases visa application process for foreign investors

Following complaints from business executives over the difficulties they encounter with embassy officials, the Federal Government yesterday launched an online system to enable investors ...

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Naira exchanges 385/dollar as CBN supplies $100m to forex market

Traders in Abuja and Lagos yesterday purchased United States dollar at the rate of N385, indicating greater apprehension among dealers and speculators. The traders said ...

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