NTA To Compete With CNN, Needs $500Million Loan

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, is seeking the approval of N181.5 billion ($500 million) credit facility from President Muhammadu Buhari. The loan, according to Mohammed, will enable the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) to compete with the likes of Cable News Network (CNN). While defending the loan request before the senate committee on Local […]

BOKOHARAM: 30 Killed, Women And Children Kidnapped In Fresh Attack In Borno

According to Dogo Shettima, a Special Assistant to Borno Governor, Babagana Zulum, the travelers were gruesomely murdered, and 30 women including children, were kidnapped, as Boko Haram insurgents unleashed mayhem in the state on Sunday, February 9, 2020. Shettima said the insurgents burnt about 18 vehicles at the scene of the attack. He further disclosed that Zulum […]

EFCC Seizes Ex-Governor’s And Sons’ Passports Over #150Billion Fraud

As part of its investigation into the probe of alleged N150 billion fraud, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has seized the travel documents of a former Abia State Governor Theodore Orji and two of his children. Others affected by the seizure are Abia State House of Assembly Speaker Chinendum Orji Eyinanya and Ogbonna […]

“#112.8billion Stolen By Banks Under Okorocha.”- Imo Panel

A committee set up to investigate the finances of the Imo state government under the Rochas Okorocha administration says it has uncovered N112.8 billion “dubious debts” owed the state by nine commercial banks. It said the monies owed by the banks were claims from various infractions, including unexplained debits as well as penalties arising from such, in their dealings […]

“I Wanted To Assassinate Donald Trump.”- Man Arrested In Front Of White House

A 25-year-old man known as Roger Hedgpeth of Florida, has been arrested by the US Secret service after he walked up to a Secret Service agent and told him he was going to the White House to ‘assassinate Donald Trump’ Hedgpeth who hid a 3.5 inch knife in his lap pocket was arrested Saturday afternoon […]

Onyeme To Speak On “Effective Tax Administration In The Delivery Of Democratic Dividends”

… As Maris Annual Public Service Lecture Holds On April 8 Chairman, Delta State Board of Internal Revenue, Chief (Sir) Monday Onyeme has been chosen to deliver the 2020 edition of Maris annual public service lecture series. In a press statement jointly signed by Chief (Dr.) Kenneth Olise and Comrade Fidelis Egugbo, Chairman and Secretary […]