Emefiele Tasks Graduates On Job Creation

…woos Nigerian youth to embrace CBN initiatives The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele has challenged the graduating students of University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) to explore and take advantage of the present challenges confronting the country to become job creators in the economy. Mr. Emefiele gave the charge on Thursday, November 30, 2017, while delivering the 47th Convocation Lecture of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, entitled: “A mindset for Succeeding in Today’s Nigeria”. He noted that rising unemployment remained one of the greatest challenges…

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N/Delta Youths Finger Minister, Ex-Gov Over Alleged Plot To Remove NDDC Board, MD

Youths under the auspices of Youth Initiative for Education, Development and Empowerment of Niger Delta, Thursday, fingered minister of state for agriculture, Hon Heineken Lokpobiri and former Bayelsa State governor, Mr Timipre Sylva the alarm over alleged plot to remove Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), board and the Managing Director. This was stated by the President of the youth group, Amb. Agbonkpolor Splendour, at a world media conference held in Abuja, where he described their move as act of desperation and falsehood over the tenure of the present board of…

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PDP Convention: Odey Submits Nat’l Legal Adviser Form, Promises Selfless Service

Ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), December 9 Convention in Abuja, a party chieftain, Sunny-Gabriel Odey, has submitted his form at the party’s national secretariat, which he is vying for the position of National Legal Adviser. Odey who was accompanied by a mammoth crowd of supporters to the secretariat was optimistic that the party’s convention will be successful by the grace of God based on the arrangements on-going, and promised selfless service to the party and Nigerians at large if 2019 general elections. He maintained that his quest for…

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CBN boosts Forex market with $210m

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, announced the injection of another $210,000,000 to boost liquidity in the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market. Disclosing this in Abuja, the Acting Director, Corporate Communications Department, CBN, Mr. Isaac Okorafor said the sum of $100million was offered to the wholesale segment, while the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) segment got an allocation of $55 million. The invisibles segment (i.e. tuition fees, medical payments and Basic Travel Allowance (BTA), among others) was also allocated $55 million. Mr. Okorafor said the releases…

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2019 Presidential Race: Atiku Remains The Only Alternative – ANYO

The Atiku National youth organization, ANYO said yesterday that former vice President, Atiku Abubakar remains the only alternative and credible candidate for the 2019 presidential position in the North. The organisation which is currently mobilising and sensitising over 20m Nigerians especially the youth on the need to hunt for a credible, a bridge builder, that is qualified and has the solution to the national question warned Nigerians against voting for those that have nothing to offer than deceit. Rising from its from its national executive meeting in Abuja Wednesday, the…

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Nigeria Church Should Set Agenda For The Country – NCPC Boss

The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Tor Uja has called on the Nigerian Church to take up the responsibility of setting agenda for this country. He made the call on Tuesday in Abuja during a dinner for members of the 2017 Security Committee for this year’s pilgrimage exercise. He explained that just as the media is saddled with the role of agenda setting for the society so also is the Church expected to set agenda for this nation. Rev. Uja averred that pilgrimage under his…

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Boko Haram: Pro-PMB Group Holds Rally To Celebrate FG’s Fight Against Insurgency

A group under the aegis of Coalition for Peace and Stability, Tuesday paralyzed commercial activities at the popular Wuse Market in Abuja in support of President Muhammadu Buhari’s success over terrorism in the country. Members of COPS, who marched from Wuse Market to the Presidential Villla, likened President Buhari to the biblical David, who has succeeded in conquering terrorism in the entity called Nigeria. Comrade Abdulmumini Tijani, the national Coordinator of the group, who, spoke on behalf of the group, called on the Nigerian military to do all within it…

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Holy Spirit is warning Governor Obiano not to disappoint the poor masses – Ebube Muonso

Reverend Father Emmanuel Obimma aka Ebube-Muonso yesterday spoke briefly with newsmen in Lagos on the outcome of Anambra state Governorship election which the incumbent Governor, Chief Willie Obiano was re-elected for a second term. He gave reasons why Obiano was re-elected and how Obiano’s victory was upheld amidst fears he would be rigged out. You raised an alarm before the election after God revealed to you in a prophecy that Governor Obiano will win but will be rigged out and he eventually won, why didn’t they rig him out? Let me…

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BREAKING: Ex-VP Alex Ekwueme Is Dead

Former Vice President Alex Ekwueme is dead. The death occurred at The London Clinic on Sunday night. HRH Prof Laz Ekwueme, Igwe of Oko, who announced the death of the former Vice President in terse statement said, “The Ekwueme family regrets to announce the peaceful passing away of their patriarch, the former Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme GCON. “The sad event occurred at The London Clinic at 10:00 pm on Sunday 19th November 2017.” Please follow and like us:0

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Reflections: Obiano’s Victory And How The Dynamics Could Shape 2019

By Simon Utsu I’ve kept telling those who care to listen that trivial sentiments should be kept out of modern day electioneering. In the same vein, I’ve been of the opinion that Anambra state is a model state in Nigeria for politics and even governance. Reason why over a year ago, after sampling opinion coupled with my understanding of how the average Anambra man reasons, I gave this election to Obiano. Even after that, I kept insisting and reiterating that Obiano would win convincingly but several of those I thought…

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