Immigration Boss To Officers Don’t Compromise, Don’t Kill Nigeria Business

Immigration Boss To Officers Don’t Compromise, Don’t Kill Nigeria Business

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt The Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, has warned personnel of the Service not to compromise, or kill the nation’s economy, vowing that defaulters will face the consequences. Babandede has also charged his officers and men to be competent and prepared to serve the country  since  they are  receiving  their salaries regularly […]

Ogbe To Students: You Must Own A Farm If You Study At Agric University

Ogbe To Students: You Must Own A Farm If You Study At Agric University

Chris Steven, Abuja   Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture says all students of Agricultural universities in the country will be required to own a farm starting from their second year in school.   Ogbeh also directs the governing councils of all Federal Universities of Agriculture to ensure that the latest directive is implemented.   He […]

Fear Of Kidnappers, Abuja-Kaduna Rail Line Now Generates N1m Daily

Fear Of Kidnappers, Abuja-Kaduna Rail Line Now Generates N1m Daily

Chris Steven, Abuja Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transportation says the insecurity that pervades Abuja-Kaduna express road has led to increase in the revenue of Abuja-Kaduna train transportation. The Abuja to Kaduna rail line, he says now generates N1million daily. Speaking in Benin City, Edo State Capital on Tuesday, Amaechi said the feat was because of […]

All Accounts Without BVN Will Be Blocked In 2018 – CBN

All Accounts Without BVN Will Be Blocked In 2018 – CBN

Chris Steven, Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN says  all customers without Bank Verification Number (BVN) linked to their account should no longer be entitled to debit operations as from January 1, 2018. The apex bank also extends the BVN enrolment for Microfinance Banks and other financial institutions to December 31, 2017. Tokunbo Martins, CBN’s […]

Tax Collection: Csos Want Compliance With Court Order In Benue

Tax Collection: Csos Want Compliance With Court Order In Benue

Chris Steven, Abuja The Coalition of Civil Society Organizations for Transparency in Governance (CCSOTG), has called for deepening democratic norms and the rule of law in Nigeria with regards to the freedom granted BIRS -Consultants to collect tax in Benue state by a Makurdi High Court in a dispute with the Police and the need […]

Africa Prudential Awarded Best Registrar In West Africa, Unveils New Corporate Identity

Africa Prudential Awarded Best Registrar In West Africa, Unveils New Corporate Identity

Africa Prudential Registrars Plc has been named the Best Registrar Firm in West Africa by Africa-Canada Trade Alliance at the 7th Edition of the West Africa Innovation and Excellence Awards ceremony which held at Abuja recently. According to a letter issued by the organisers, the innovation award celebrates outstanding innovations, brands and personalities in the […]

FG To Pick 67% Of Cost, Unveils North East Reconstruction Agenda

FG To Pick 67% Of Cost, Unveils North East Reconstruction Agenda

Initiative Begins With 3000-Home “Bama Initiative” In what may be a template for the reconstruction work in insurgency ravaged North-East Nigerian states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa, the Federal Government, on Monday evening unveiled plans to construct 3000 new homes, 10 police stations, 18 primary and secondary schools. Under what has been tagged the Bama […]

Minister Applauds Elumelu’s Commitment To Job Creation, Poverty Alleviation

Minister Applauds Elumelu’s Commitment To Job Creation, Poverty Alleviation

At the 30th Anniversary celebration of the award-winning Transcorp Hilton Abuja, the Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, commended the relentless efforts of the chairman, Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc, Tony O. Elumelu CON, towards job creation as a strategy for poverty alleviation in Nigeria and Africa. 

 “ I am here because Tony Elumelu […]

Poverty: Group Wants 35% Of Federal Allocation, State IGR For Rural Development

Poverty: Group Wants 35% Of Federal Allocation, State IGR For Rural Development

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt   A group, People’s Life Improvement Foundation (PLIF) a non-governmental organization has called on the Federal and state governments to dedicate 35% of federal allocation and Internally Generated Revenue to rural development in Nigeria.   The group said, both the state and Federal government must think of how to trickle down […]

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