Daily Archives: January 2, 2018

SEC stops issuance of dividend paper warrants

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday directed all registrars to stop the issuance of dividend paper warrants A dividend warrant paper is a ...

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Museveni signs bill removing Ugandan presidential age limits

Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni has signed into law a bill removing presidential age limits, a spokesman said Tuesday, clearing the way for the 73-year-old’s expected sixth ...

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Archbishop Chukwuma hails Gov. Ugwuanyi on realistic 2018 budget proposal

Archbishop of Enugu Ecclesiastical Province (Anglican Communion), Most Rev. Dr. Emmanuel Chukwuma has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for presentating a “realistic budget ...

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FG plans hike in Abuja-Kaduna train fare

The Federal Government is considering an increase in the prices of train tickets for Abuja-Kaduna route. The increase may take effect after President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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Again, gunmen kidnap octogenarian dad of oil magnate

The Benue state Police Command, on Tuesday, confirmed the kidnap of an octogenarian and father of business mogul in Benue State, Pa Atser Kyausu. This ...

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CBN rewards FirstBank fight against electronic fraud

It was another night of reward, with FirstBank showcasing the strength of its brand by winning  two of the three awards up for grab in ...

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Peace Corps Bill arrives presidency for Buhari’s assent

The Nigerian Peace Corps Bill has arrived the Presidency for a possible assent, Ita Enang, President Muhammadu Buhari’s special adviser on Senate, has confirmed. “The ...

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Borno reviews curfew in Maiduguri over Boko Haram

The Borno Government has reviewed the curfew in Maiduguri metropolis from 8:00PM to 6:00AM as against the existing 10:00PM to 6:00AM. Dr Mohammed Bulama, the ...

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France invests N150bn in Nigeria

The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to France, Dr Modupe Irele, on Tuesday announced that France invested about N150 billion(350 million euros) in ...

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Shekau appears in new video as Boko Haram steps up attacks

Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, released a video message on Tuesday claiming a series of attacks in northeast Nigeria during the festive season. The shadowy ...

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