Daily Archives: July 16, 2019

Disquiet in Taraba APC over ministerial nominations

NEWS DIGEST - As the battle for ministerial nominations rages on across the States, there is palpable silence amongst chieftains of the All Progressives...

IMF boss, Christine Lagarde resigns

IMF boss, Christine Lagarde resigns NEWS DIGEST - Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, IMF, Christine Lagarde announced in a statement on Tuesday that...

Security my top priority for Nigerians – Buhari

Security my top priority for Nigerians – Buhari NEWS DIGEST - President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, affirmed that security remained at the apex of his...

Inflation rate drops to 11.22% in June

NEWS DIGEST - The National Bureau of Statistics on Monday released the consumer price index, which measures inflation with the index dropping year on...

Ponzi scheme: SEC begins verification of 4,160 investors’ claims

NEWS DIGEST - The Securities and Exchange Commission has started verifying claims of 4,160 unpaid investors of the illegal investment scheme organised by Dantata...
Senator Ahmed Makarfi

Ex-Kaduna governor, Ahmed Makarfi, loses dad

Ex-Kaduna governor, Ahmed Makarfi, loses dad NEWS DIGEST - A former Governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi has lost his father, Malam Muhammad...

PTDF extends scholarship to all federal universities

PTDF extends scholarship to all federal universities NEWS DIGEST - The Petroleum Technology Development Fund, PTDF, has expanded the Local Scholarship Scheme (LSS) from 23...

$652m needed to reactivate, complete Ajaokuta steel plant – Audit

NEWS DIGEST - An audit conducted by Nigerian and Ukrainian experts showed that a total of $652m is required to reactivate and complete the...

Inside Humanitarian Service Of A Maiduguri Corper

NEWS DIGEST - For Oyeshola Segun, a graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, he had envisiaged life after campus as one of the best...

American varsities offer 303 Nigerian students $7.5m scholarships

American varsities offer 303 Nigerian students $7.5m scholarships NEWS DIGEST--More than 303 Nigerian students from the 17 states of southern Nigeria have received no less...