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Monday, August 3, 2020

Why Shoprite Is exiting Nigeria

Africa's largest FMCG retailer, Shoprite, is exiting the Nigerian market as it begins the formal process to consider the potential sale of all or a majority stake in its supermarkets in Nigeria.

According to a trading statement by Shoprite, it's operations in Nigeria saw a 6.7% decline in sales for the twelve months to June 2020, according to the group's trading statement released today.

Saturday, August 1, 2020

Zenith Bank Rewards Customers With Massive Giveaways In The “Zenith Beta Life” Weekly Promo

Zenith Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading financial institution, has commenced its “Zenith Beta Life” Promo to reward customers of the Bank with gifts every week starting from 31st July 2020 to 30th July 2021.

Reasons Why Court Dismissed Sex Toy Shop Assault Case Against Senator Elisha Abbo

A Magistrate Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed an assault case filed against Adamawa-North lawmaker, Senator Elisha Abbo, by the Nigeria Police Force.
Delivering his judgement on Friday, the Magistrate, Abdullahi Ilelah held the police failed “to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the lawmaker assaulted Warmate on May 11, 2019.”

Governor Kayode Fayemi Recover From Coronavirus After 11 Days In Isolation

Governor of Ekiti State Kayode Fayemi, has tested negative for the coronavirus.

Governor Fayemi disclosed his latest health status on Twitter on Saturday morning and also appreciated those who stood by him while battling with the deadly virus.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Army Reacts To Attack On Zulum Convoy

The convoy of the Executive Governor of Borno State, Professor Babagana Gana Zulum came under Boko Haram Terrorists fire while visiting Baga Town on the 29th of July 2020. The Executive Governor had earlier paid a visit to the Commander, 19 Brigade at the Nigerian Army Super Camp Baga where he was fully briefed about the prevailing security situation in the general area. The unfortunate incident occurred shortly after the Governor and his entourage departed the Super Campaign to visit other parts of Baga town. The incident forced the Governor to abort his planned movement to Baga.

Court Adjourns Jang’s Case Till November 4

The Plateau State High Court, Jos, on Wednesday adjourned the case of fraud, involving former Plateau State governor, Senator Jonah David Jang and a former cashier in the Office of the Secretary to the State Government (OSSG), Yusuf Pam till November 4 and 5, 2020.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Alleged N5.2m Fraud: How COVID-19 Stalls Trial Of Benue Deputy Speaker, Clerk

Justice S.O Itodo of the Benue State High Court sitting in Makurdi on Monday, July 27, 2020 adjourned a fraud case involving the deputy speaker of Benue State House of Assembly, Christopher Adaji and the Clerk of the House, Torese Agena to October 14, 2020, owing to a report that Adaji had tested positive to the Corona virus pandemic.