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27 May 2019
Chelsea's forward Eden Hazard Monday won the PFA Fans' Player of the Year award for the Premier League 2018/19 season. Hazard beat five other nominees from Manchester City and Liverpool to claim the prize, including Virgil van Dijk, the winner of the PFA Players' Player of the Year award. Other nominees were Sadio Mane, Bernardo…
20 May 2019
The Justice, Development and Peace Centre (JDPC), Ondo State chapter, has decried the low budgets to the agricultural sector in the state. JDPC chairman, Public Finance in Agriculture for Budget Committee (PFA), Chief Pius Akomolafe, disclosed this at a press briefing on the 2019 agric budget in Akure, pegged at N9,838,371,924.62. Akomolafe lamented some inadequacies…
13 May 2019
Following the formal launch of the micro pension plan by President Muhammadu Buhari on March 28, 2019, one of Nigeria’s Pension Fund Administrator (PFA), Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited...
25 Apr 2019
Besides those that produced the Professional Footballers’ Association’s team of the year, most pundits and fans struggled with Paul Pogba's inclusion on the team. Well, Pogba enjoyed a bit of a purple patch when Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over from Jose Mourinho as the manager of the Manchester United. But the patch doesn't immediately make Pogba…
4 Feb 2019
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has granted licence to Nigerian University Pension Management Company (NUPEMCO). According to a document signed by PenCom’s Head of Corporate Communications, Peter Aghahowa, at the weekend, the licence would enable NUPEMCO to carry out the business as Pension Fund Administrator (PFA). This approval is consequent upon a detailed evaluation of…
6 Sep 2018
Sir: I do not know why it has become the practice of the Federal Government to treat its pensioners with disdain, I write this because it has become the practice of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) to pay pensioners two or three days after the government pays serving federal workers their salary. Serving civil…
20 Aug 2018
Some Pension Funds Administrators (PFAs) have claimed that the guideline for the newly introduced Multi-Fund Investment Structure (MFIS) by the National Pension Commission...
21 May 2018
Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has been announced as the PFA Fans' Player of the Year after claiming 89 per cent of the votes in an online poll of English fans. It means Salah has completed a hat-trick of the PFA player of the year, the PFA Players’ Player of the year and the PFA Fans’ player…
23 Apr 2018
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah was named the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year on Sunday night. The 25-year old edged Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne to the award. Salah has been mesmeric, as well as rudely efficient in front of goal for the Reds, he currently has 41 goals in his first season since…
8 May 2017
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) in its recent ‘Companies to Inspire Africa’ report unveiled in Lagos recently, listed Sigma Pensions amongst the fastest growing private businesses in Africa.


1 day ago
With less than a week before the presidential primaries and national convention of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu's strong professional and political records, according to Yobe State Governor Mai Mala Buni and his Borno State counterpart, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, set him beyond other presidential candidates in 2023. The two governors spoke separately When…
1 day ago
Disturbed by the activities of terrorists and bandits in some parts of the country, the Nigeria Police Force has resolved to deploy modern and best technology to put an end to the menace of the criminals.
1 day ago
The Police Command in Anambra has described the killing and beheading of Dr Okechukwu Okoye, a lawmaker representing Aguata 2 constituency by yet-to-be-identified assailants as cowards and enemies of State.
1 day ago
The African Development Bank (AfDB) says that Africa will not experience food crisis contrary to reports of an imminent
1 day ago
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) on Monday destroyed over 400 carts confiscated from pushers, who serially dump waste at unauthorised locations in the metropolis.