In its bid to ensure that peace continues to reign and the need for sustainable development globally, the United Nations in collaboration with POLAC has appointed some notable Nigerians ...»»
My Disengagement And Importance Of Alternative Address By Muiz Banire SAN
Yesterday on my Twitter handle, I announced that my response on the disengagement from Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) shall be the subject of discussion in my column ...»»
Give Us Our Cash Prize – Trophy Five-Aside Winner Cries Out
Winners of the Five-Aside football tournament told International Breweries Plc to release their cash prize after emerging as the African Champion in Tanzania or face litigation. The African Champion ...»»
PRESIDENT BUHARI NAMES NEW FIRS BOARD FOR SENATE CONFIRMATION
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the composition of a new board for the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, subject to Senate confirmation. The President nominated a renowned tax consultant, ...»»
WINNERS OF 2019 FIRSTBANK SPONSORED NATIONAL COMPANY OF THE YEAR COMPETITION CONTEST IN THE AFRICA COMPANY OF THE YEAR COMPETITION
First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that Taidob College Abeokuta, the 2019 winners of the National Company of the Year competition organized by Junior Achievement Nigeria would compete against student ...»»
Sowore’s Rearrest: ‘This Has Never Happened Before’, Falana Slams DSS
Sowore’s Rearrest: ‘This Has Never Happened Before’, Falana Slams DSS Lead Counsel and human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has criticised the Department of State Security Services (DSS) for disrupting ...»»
UBA’s REDTV shuts down Lagos as over 25,000 Youths Attend Its Annual Rave
REDTV, the online lifestyle network powered by the United Bank for Africa Group, held its annual Rave on Saturday, November 30 to officially kick-off the ‘Dirty December’ season. Over ...»»
N7.1bn fraud: Orji Kalu bags 12 years imprisonment…… begs prison official not to handcuff him
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday sentenced a former Governor of Abia, Orji Kalu, to 12 years’ imprisonment for N7.2 billion fraud and money laundering. The court ...»»
For Second Year Running, UBA Group Emerges African Bank of the Year
…….. Subsidiaries win Best Bank in Benin, Chad, Cote D’Ivoire, Gabon, Congo, Sierra Leone at The Bankers Awards The Banker Magazine has once again selected leading African financial institution, United Bank ...»»
Dapo Abiodun: Six months of giant strides in Ogun State…… By Kunle Somorin
Many Nigerians would have failed to notice the highly significant event that happened in Ogun State shortly after the current state governor, Dapo Abiodun, assumed office. On the Lagos/Ibadan ...»»
Oluomo will be far more purposeful than Gov. Dapo Abiodun….Segun Sowunmi
When the all-inclusive, now clearly cosmetic, slow to settle, uninspiring administration of HE Dapo Abiodun started, I had suspected that the idea was, perhaps, to cage all potentially divergent ...»»
Things getting out of hand, Aisha Buhari warns govs, others
The President’s wife, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has slammed state governors for failing to provide basic social amenities and infrastructure, noting that things were getting out of hand. The wife ...»»
Lightning kills 19 cows in Osun
No fewer than 19 cows were killed by lightning at Iba in Ifelodun Local Government Area of Osun State. It was gathered on Saturday that some Fulani herdsmen were ...»»
FBNHOLDINGS: SETTING THE TONE FOR GENDER INCLUSIVENESS, BALANCE IN BOARDROOM
In many parts of the world, including Nigeria, women often face the barriers of discrimination and persistent gender inequalities which deny them access to key positions in the corporate ...»»
Kogi election: Suspected thugs dressed in police uniform invade gov Makinde hotel
   Suspected thugs allegedly dressed in Police uniforms on Friday invaded Sutoria Hotel in Lokoja, where the Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, had lodged ahead of Saturday’s governorship election ...»»
APC Govs To Oshiomhole: Call Emergence NEC Meeting Or Resign
The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) took dramatic turn on Wednesday when APC state governors issued a threat to National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole to either convene an ...»»
TOP GLOBAL DESIGNERS STORM LAGOS FOR “STYLE BY ZENITH 2.0” LIFESTYLE FAIR
Top global designers and brands will storm Lagos for the “Style by Zenith 2.0” Fair, the second edition of Zenith Bank’s highly anticipated Lifestyle Fair, which holds from Friday, ...»»
FOLAKE ANI-MUMUNEY HITS ANOTHER FEAT, CLINCHES LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN GHANA
Folake Ani-Mumuney, Chairperson, FBNInsurance Brokers; Group Head, Marketing & Corporate Communications, First Bank of Nigeria Limited and Vice President, World Federation of Advertisers yesterday in faraway Ghana, clinched the ...»»
Buhari secretly pursuing third term agenda —Falana
Femi Falana •Says govt behaving like Abacha Despite public denial, Nigeria’s leading rights advocate and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana, is certain President Muhammadu Buhari is working ...»»
Pendulum: Back to the Vice President and the Aso Rock Cabal
By Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, as much as one is tempted to gloss over the hullabaloo inside the seat of power in Abuja, it is virtually impossible because there ...»»
Nigerian Police Arrests First Weekly’s Dipo Awojobi By Admin-
Reaching us just now is the news of the arrest of one Dipo Awijobi, a journalist and an editor at First Weekly Magazine, the arrest was made by the ...»»
Sowore, Bakare held by DSS despite bail perfection
   Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday issued the warrants for the release of the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, and his ...»»
UBA Partners with British Airways to Reward Loyal Customers
Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc and the global airline, British Airways have announced a collaboration to reward loyal customers who are cardholders of the ...»»
Stop calling me “Your Excellency”… . …Sanwoolu
In the last five months that I have been privileged to exercise the mandate freely given to me by the great and hardworking people of Lagos State, it has ...»»
Appeal Court nullifies Senate spokesman Dayo Adeyeye’s election
The court also upheld the tribunal judgment declaring Peoples Democratic Party’s Senator Abiodun Olujimi winner of the Ekiti South Senatorial election held on February 23. The Independent National Electoral ...»»
BREAKING: Sowore, co-defendants have met bail conditions, will be freed today – Falana
Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), told the Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, ...»»
The Time is Now to Invest in Africa and African SMEs, Tony Elumelu Tells Global Investors in Paris
 Tony O. Elumelu, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) and Heirs Holdings opened the “Ambition Africa” conference organised by the France ...»»
Media personality Femi Davies set to stage come back to movie industry
Media personality and Publisher of MetroNewsNg,Otunba Femi Davies is set to make a come back to the movie industry. The well known Lagos based journalist,who has spent well over ...»»
FBNHOLDINGS, FBNBANK GHANA CALL ON PREZ AKUFO-ADDO
The Group Board Chairman of FBN Holdings Plc, Dr. Oba Otudeko CFR and Directors of FBN Holdings, FirstBank of Nigeria Limited and FBNBank Ghana Limited have paid a courtesy ...»»
GTBank removes all Bank Charges for Young Undergraduates on its GTCRea8 Account Product
If you are an undergraduate, between the ages of 16-25, then you can now bank for free with Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank). The leading, youth-focused, financial institution has announced ...»»

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