Hate speech: Cleric cautions Buhari, NASS on death penalty
Renowned Christian cleric and President of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) Worldwide, Pastor Abraham Akinosun, has kicked against death penalty as punishment for hate speech.
‘How 265 government agencies violated fiscal, audit rules’
About 265 agencies of the Federal Government have violated the fiscal and audit rules governing the operations of government accounts in 2017.
How government agencies flout TSA policy
Some key government organisations have been avoiding the use of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) in the last three years, thereby causing a huge loss of revenue to the country.
We invited police to dig up our altar, says church council
The elders council of Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Promised Land, Akure, has disclosed that the church wrote a petition to the Inspector General of Police, to exhume its altar and investigate its General Overseer, Prophet Oluwagbenga Akinbiyi.
NCAC kick-starts activities to herald arts expo
The stage is set for yet another cultural watershed with the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) playing host to no less than 36 ambassadors, high commissioners and representatives of countries drawn from around the world to a pre-International Arts and Crafts Expo dinner in Abuja.
Nigeria, Egypt, others set for Africa Cycling Cup in Abuja
President of the Confederation of African Cycling (CAC), Mohammed Wagih Azzam has lauded Nigeria for finally putting...
NASME, Oxfam partner to regularise MSMEs into tax net
The Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME) has partnered with Oxfam International to bring about 180 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the tax net, in order to aid the redistribution of wealth in the country. According to the president and Chairman of Council, NASME, Segun Agboade, the move was to also…
Seme customs command intercepts 175 bales of smuggled textiles
The Seme Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), yesterday announced the seizure of 175 pieces of textiles materials worth N2.2 million smuggled into the country from Benin Republic. The Customs Area Controller (CAC), Compt. Uba Mohammed, who paraded the items at Seme border, also said the Command generated the sum of N2.62 billion…
Groups fault moves to undermine Emefiele’s second term as CBN governor
The Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CSG) yesterday condemned subterranean efforts to abort the second tenure of Dr. Godwin Emefiele as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor (CBN). The group described the purported leakage of an audio of Emefiele discussing an alleged missing N500 billion as the handiwork of mischief-makers bent on dragging the…
Ensure Christians emerge as National Assembly leaders, clerics tell lawmakers
The Christian Association of Clergies in Nigeria (CAC-NIG) has urged Christians, who have been elected into the National Assembly to ensure that the Senate and House of Representatives do not end up being headed by Moslems. It expressed its reservation over a situation where Moslems would head the three arms of government, noting that such…