JAMB official who claimed snake swallowed money tried to bribe auditor – Witness

Fresh details have emerged as to how the duo of Samuel Umoru, chief accounting officer of…

12 banks fined N499bn for inability to meet loan/deposit ratio requirements

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says 12 banks have been debited N499 billion for failing…

Heritage Bank MD: Credible identity management will foster access to credit

The Managing Director of Heritage Bank, Mr Ifie Sekibo, has stressed the need for the Federal…

Nigeria@59: Access Bank unveils DiamondXtra Independence Splash

Access Bank Plc has unveiled a cash incentive campaign tagged: “DiamondXtra Independence Splash” in commemoration of…

Minimum wage: Labour threatens nationwide strike from Oct 16

Labour unions in the country have threatened to embark on a nationwide strike from October 16…

Internet remembers how Lai Mohammed kicked against reintroduction of toll gates

  The Internet never forgets. That’s been proved true in the case of Information minister, Lai…

NFF shocked by death of former U23 skipper, Isaac Promise

The Nigeria Football Federation has described as ‘shocking’, reports on the evening of Thursday that former…

Six Nollywood movies nominated for 2019 UK film festival award

Six movies have been selected for honours at the final of the 2019 UK Nollywood Film…

N729bn added to 2020 budget as NASS passes MTEF

The National Assembly has approved N10.73 trillion as the federal government’s total estimated expenditure for 2020.…

Vatican suspends senior employees, clergy over police raid

Five Vatican employees, including the number two at the Vatican’s Financial Information Authority and a senior…

Keep borders closed until neighbours comply with ECOWAS protocols —Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomole, has said that Nigerian borders with…

Six female students, two teachers kidnapped at Kaduna school

At least six female students and two teachers have been abducted at the Engraver’s College in…

Senate proposes bill to tax SMS, data, voice calls…instead of VAT increase

The senate has introduced a bill which seeks to impose a tax on all communication services…

Nigeria does not need 109 senators and 360 reps, says Okorocha

Rochas Okorocha, senator representing Imo west, says Nigeria does not need 109 senators and 360 members…

Customs lay seige to five-star hotel in Abuja, seize smuggled cars

Officers of the Nigeria Customs Service laid siege to Fraser Suites, a five-star hotel in Abuja,…

Kidnap victim overpowers gunman, frees others

A brave motorist, Usamn Yusuf-Abubakar, reportedly engaged his abductor in fisticuffs, setting dozens of other captives…

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