Former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, has informed a Federal High Court, Abuja how the inability of a defunct commercial bank (Diamond Bank) to handle huge amount of money prompted airlifting of about N1.219 billion cash to erstwhile governor, Ayodele Fayose, for Ekiti State gubernatorial polls.
The trial former Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti before a Federal High Court Lagos, was stalled on Monday, following the absence of the 12th prosecution witness, Mr Musiliu Obanikoro. Obanikoro, a former Minister of State for Defence, who began his evidence on Jan. 31, is still undergoing cross examination by the defence. Fayose is being…
Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (PHCCIMA) has sought collaboration with Rwanda on an innovative approach to boost the economy of Rivers State and the country at large.
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The family of Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State has announced arrangements for the burial ceremony of their patriarch, Late Pa Simeon Soludo (Akukananwa), beginning from December 23, 2023.
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The Catholic Archbishop of Benin City, Most Rev. Dr. Augustine Akubeze, will, on December 29, 2023, join thousands of Catholic faithful in a Pontifical Mass to celebrate 100 years of Catholic faith in Igbanke, Orhionmwon Local Council of Edo State.
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Delta State Government, at the weekend, summoned hundreds of market women and men across the state to address the high cost of goods and food stuffs in the state.
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Lagos Area Committee of the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB) and Insurfeel Initiative have partnered to promote insurance awareness through the provision of free insurance coverage to students under ‘School Care Cover’.
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The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Olalekan Balogun, Allí-Okunmade II, has installed Chairman of Erudite Group, Saheed Oladele, as the first Baàmeko of Ibadanland.
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14 others undergoing administrative review Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), at the weekend, gave letters of termination of appointment and reprimand to seven indicted officials of the agency at Oshodi, Lagos, following the recommendations of the Personnel Management Board by the Lagos State Civil Service Commission. A statement signed by the Director, Public Affairs…
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In a thrilling development for the tech community, The Zone, well known as ‘Zone Tech Park’ by the tech community, has inked an exciting partnership with AfriHacks, also known as AfricaHacks. This collaboration is set to close the year with a bang as it paves the way for AfriHacks 2023, the continent's most prestigious hackathon.…
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Enugu State governor, Dr. Peter Mbah, has assured investors of the state’s conducive environment for business and high returns on investment, saying with the state’s deliberate policies at de-risking investment flow and enhancing ease of doing business, Enugu remains the best and most attractive state to invest. The governor, who disclosed this, at the weekend,…