Banks can’t collect electricity bills, union tells CBN Banks can’t collect electricity bills, union tells CBN

Organised labour in the nation’s power sector has rejected a recent directive by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, that banks should take over the collection of electricity bills from Electricity Distribution Companies, DisCos. The electricity workers threatened to frustrate the implementation of the directive. Recall that CBN, through a Circular dated August 21, by […]

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Arthur Eze emerges first to land on reopened Enugu Airport

The Billionaire Anambra state businessman, Prince Arthur Eze, on Saturday, emerged first to land on the rehabilitated Akanu Ibiam International Airport runway, Enugu. Prince Arthur landed with minister for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, who said he landed with Eze’s private jet to test run the reconstructed three kilometers runway. READ ALSO: Enugu International Airport reopens Sirika […]

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BREAKING: Many feared dead, scores arrested as Police clash with IPOB members in Enugu  Home » News » BREAKING: Many feared dead, scores arrested as Police clash with IPOB members in Enugu By Anayo Okoli – Enugu Several persons feared may have died Sunday morning at Emene, Enugu, following a violent clash between security agents and members of the […]

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Malian President, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita on Wednesday Resigned From Office.

Hours after Malian President was arrested by troops in a sudden coup following months of prolonged political crisis in Mali, the President of the African country identified as Ibrahim Boubacar Keita on Wednesday has resigned from office. Keita said he was resigning to avoid “bloodshed”. In an earlier report the Mali President Ibrahim Boubakar Keïta […]

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TONIMAS GOES HOME

During the homily, the Auxiliary Bishop of Awka Catholic Diocese, Most Reverend Dr. Jonas Benson Okoye, describe the Tonimas CEO as one man that touched the lives of his people positively, through words and actions. According to the Bishop, he said, him and many others derived pleasures and lessons from his “Tonimas Half Hour and […]

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BREAKING: Consultant Doctors Declare Indefinite Strike Over NUC Academic Requirement

The Medical and Dental Consultant Association of Nigeria has embarked on indefinite strike action to protest the National Universities Commission’s requirement demanding that clinical lecturers must acquire a doctorate qualification in order for career progression in Nigerian university system. Prof Kenneth Ozoilo, National President of MDCAN, announced the strike at a press conference in Jos, […]

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Nigeria: African Union Executive Council Endorses Adesina for Second Term As AfDB President

The Executive Council of the African Union has supported Akinwumi Adesina’s candidacy for a second term as President of the African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org). The decision was taken during the thirty-sixth Ordinary Session of the AU Executive Council, held during the AU Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 6-7 February 2020. Mr Adesina was elected to […]

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