Daily Archives: February 15, 2018

Inflation rate drops to 15.1% in January – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Wednesday released the Consumer Price Index which measures inflation with the rate dropping by 0.24 per cent basis from 15.37 per cent in December to 15.13 in January ...

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‎63 federal agencies get one week to submit budget details

The Senate has asked 63 agencies and parastatals under the Federal Government to submit details of their proposed 2018 budgets within one week or risk sanctions ...

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Bribery of judges is judiciary’s biggest problem – Survey

An academic survey recently conducted by the immediate past Deputy Director General and Head of Campus, Nigerian Law School, Prof. Ernest Ojukwu (SAN), has ranked ...

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Alleged bribery: EFCC arraigns CCT chairman March 15

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on March 15 arraign  the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar, on charges ...

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FirstBank processes over N1tr on ‘894’ quick banking channel

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has recorded giant strides in its Financial Inclusion services delivery, via its 894 quick banking, a USSD based channel that ...

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Sterling Bank appoints Emefienim as executive director

Sterling Bank Plc has appointed Mr. Emmanuel Emefienim as executive director for Institutional Banking. His appointment has been approved by the Central Bank of Nigeria ...

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Gov. Ugwuanyi awards N2.4bn state, federal road projects

The administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has awarded contracts for the construction of six major roads across the state at the sum of N2.4 billion, ...

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Money-eating snake and other Nigerian ‘miracles’

By Abimbola Adelakun By now, almost everybody in Nigeria has heard, and, maybe, laughed out loud over Philomena Chieshe and her spiritual money-eating snake. The ...

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Dutch club sack Sunday Oliseh

Tunisia ’94 Africa Cup of Nations winner Sunday Oliseh was on Wednesday  ‘suspended’  by  struggling Dutch second division  club Fortuna Sittard over “unacceptable actions”. Oliseh, ...

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Former student kills 15 in U.S high school

A gunman opened fire at a Southern Florida high school today, killing at least 15 people and sending students running for their lives, according to ...

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