Monthly Archives: August 2018

Prophet kills lover, sells body parts to pastor

Operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) in Ogun State have arrested two Christian clerics for allegedly killing a woman for ritual purposes. The ...

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Illegal repatriation: MTN to refund $8.13bn as CBN fines four banks N5.87bn

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has imposed a N5.87 billion fine on Standard Chartered Bank, Stanbic-IBTC, Citibank, and Diamond Bank over alleged illegal remittance ...

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UBA grows gross earnings by 16%

United Bank for Africa Plc has said its gross earnings rose by 16 per cent in the second quarter of 2018 financial period. According to ...

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Late goal fires Enyimba to Confed Cup Q/Finals

Two-time African champions, Enyimba FC, on Wednesday qualified for the quarter-finals of the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup after beating CARA Brazzaville 1-0 in an explosive ...

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Ghana considers tax on churches preaching prosperity

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo has said the country might slam tax on churches that specialised in prosperity preaching through which they acquired stupendous wealth. Akufo-Addo ...

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Why Angela Merkel is coming to Nigeria – German Ambassador

The Nigerian Ambassador to Germany, Mr Yusuf Tuggar, says German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to Nigeria on Thursday will focus on enhancement of economic relations ...

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More struggles ahead of flat-looking economy – Punch

More than three years into the Muhammadu Buhari administration, Nigeria’s economic woes have persisted. The 2018 second-quarter report by the National Bureau of Statistics, released ...

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Leah Sharibu’s plea – The Nation

 Her case and that of others still in captivity should return to the front burner From Leah Sharibu, one of the 110 girls abducted from ...

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CBN’s new lending policy for agric, manufacturing sectors – The Sun

The decision by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to increase credit facility to agriculture and manufacturing sectors is a commendable measure that can boost ...

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Defection: Nasarawa Assembly declares APC member seat vacant

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly on Wednesday declared vacant the seat of a member representing Wamba constituency, Hon Makpa Malla for dumping All Progressives ...

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