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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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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Bayelsa judgement: Oshiomhole reacts as Rivers govt warns him, Sylva

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has condemned the statement by the Rivers State government that he and Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva, “sponsored thugs” to attack the residence of former governor, Peter Odili over the Bayelsa saga. The government had warned Oshiomhole and Sylva to stop alleged attacks against […]

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Ihedioha vs Uzodinma: Secondus reveals how PDP will retrieve Imo mandate in Supreme Court

Uche Secondus, National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said his party will retrieve its governorship mandate in Imo State at the Supreme Court. Secondus said there are several grounds upon which PDP is relying to ‘retrieve’ its mandate in Imo State. Addressing journalists in Abuja, the PDP National Chairman expressed confidence that […]

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