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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.

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Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera on Monday sacked his entire cabinet over graft concerns, vowing to "confront all forms of lawless conduct by public officials". "I have dissolved my entire cabinet effective immediately, and all the functions of cabinet revert to my office until I announce a reconfigured cabinet in two days," Chakwera said in a…
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Gospel singer Sammy Okposo has publicly admitted to cheating on his wife and issued a public apology in that regard. The 51-year old singer taking to Instagram admitted to cheating on his wife during his trip to the United States. The Wellu Wellu singer in his statement revealed that he had entered into an intimate relationship…
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Russia on Tuesday added jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to a list of "terrorists and extremists", as authorities continue a clampdown on the opposition. Navalny and several of his allies, including key aide Lyubov Sobol, appeared Tuesday on a database of banned individuals compiled by the Federal Service for Financial Monitoring (Rosfinmonitoring). According to Navalny's…
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Three former Minneapolis police officers charged with violating the civil rights of George Floyd chose to do nothing as the 46-year-old Black man suffered a "slow and agonizing death," a prosecutor said Monday. The men are on trial for their roles in the May 2020 death of Floyd, whose fatal arrest was filmed by a…
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There are many benefits of getting a postgraduate degree in Nigeria. From enhancing employability to achieving career growth, the pursuit of postgraduate education is a fruitful endeavour.  However, in Nigeria, public awareness of the impact of a postgraduate degree on employability and career growth is often limited to the effects of academic factors like curriculum,…