The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it has traced N603m to Mrs Esther Habu, the wife of Mr Josiah Habu, who is the Director of the Bioresources Development Centre in Bayelsa State.
Friday, June 30, 2017
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
In pursuance of its mission to uplift the lives of the communities in which the United bank for Africa (Plc) operates, UBA Foundation’s initiative, Read Africa is visiting schools in African countries to encourage young children embrace the culture of reading.
Read Africa is an
On The Run Oil Man, Kola Aluko’s Newyork Apartment Valued At N16billion To Be Auctioned In July Over Bad Debt
Nigerian energy businessman Kola Aluko, declared wanted by the EFCC, has been identified as the owner of Apartment 79, a penthouse apartment in One57, one of New York City’s most expensive residential buildings.
However, the apartment would be sold to
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has expressed deep concern over the recourse of the National Assembly’s spokespersons to name calling over his observations on the 2017 Budget.
In a Press Release signed by his Special Adviser on Media, Hakeem Bello, the minister said
‘’Sack Itse Sagay As PACAC Chairman For Failure To Declare Assets’’ Group Tells Acting President Yemi Osinbajo
A pro-democracy group, National Committee of Yoruba Youths (NCYY) has called on Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to sack the chairman of PACAC, Professor Itse Sagay for failure to declare his assets at the CCB in accordance with the law.
Sunday, June 25, 2017
The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has said he still irons his wife’s clothes.
Adeboye said this
Friday, June 23, 2017
‘’I Am Not Worried, I Will Win Again’’ Senate President Bukola Saraki Reacts To F.G’s Decision To Appeal His Acquittal CCT In False Asset Declaration Case
The tribunal, headed by Justice Danladi Umar, has last week said based on the unreliability of the witness of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in the case, it was discharging and acquitting Saraki of the allegations of false declaration of assets while in office as the Governor of Kwara State
The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said he is
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Pan African banking and financial services group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has added yet another laurel to its cap as it emerged the Financial Brand of the Decade at the Marketing Edge Awards which was held over the weekend.
The award in recognition of
Senate President Bukola Saraki’s Aide, Bankole Omisore Accuses Itse Sagay of Attempt To Influnce CCT Judgement
The Special Assistant on New Media to the Senate President, Mr. Bamikole Omishore, has accused the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay, of attempting to influence the judgment of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), to ensure the conviction of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki.
Omishore released an audio recording where Sagay allegedly admitted to “tackling” the judge over the delay in the prosecution of the case.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Strong indications emerged on Wednesday that the consortium of banks being owed N541 billion by Etisalat Nigeria has no intention of taking over ownership the telecoms network.
Some media reports had indicated that the consortium
The people we get along with, trust and feel simpatico with are the strongest links in our networks.
Ask Wale and Mofe, they would confirm this.
For as long as we can remember, Wale Tinubu and Omamofe Boyo have been friends and business
partners; they have cherished
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, Mr Olumide Odimayo, who was abducted last Thursday, was found dead yesterday in Ese-Odo Local Government Area.
The late Odimayo was abducted by gunmen while returning from a trip.
It was learnt that
Monday, June 19, 2017
‘’I Constantly Use My Gtbank Account’’ Notorious Billionaire Kidnapper, Evan Declares As He Leads Police To Detention Camps
‘’I constantly use my Gtbank’’ he told detectives as he led them to detention camps where he kept victims until ransoms are paid.
The notorious kidnapper whose real names are Chukwudi whose real names are Chukwudi
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Anti Corruption Must Start From The Church, Expose The Thieves In Your Midst Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Urges Church Leaders
The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday said for corruption to be completely eradicated in the country, the fight against the menace must start from churches.
He said it was only when church leaders resolve to ostracise and expose
The widows of the two policemen shot dead by armed robbers at the Owerri branch of Zenith Bank Plc on Thursday have lauded the bank for rescuing them from hopelessness.
The robbers had
Saturday, June 17, 2017
The Omagabemi family in Warri and that of Taire are crying out for justice saying Samson and Darlington, two teenagers who reportedly were found dead in the pool of a hotel belonging to former Minister of State for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi were not drowned.
Friday, June 16, 2017
‘’EFCC Was Not Prosecuting The Senate President’’ Anti Corruption Agency Clarifies Alleged Role In Senator Bukola Saraki’s False Declaration Of Assets Saga
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said that it was not prosecuting the President of the Senate Bukola Saraki in the recently concluded false declaration of assets case.
Premium Hospitality place, Westwood Hotel Appreciates Clients, Welcomes New Patrons With 30% Off All Rooms On Weekends
The place of delightful leisure situated on Awolowo road, beside the military Hospital in Ikoyi Lagos has slashed off 30% off all room rates on weekends.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
GTBank Ordered To Refund N29bn, FCMB N14bn, Stanbic IBTC N13bn As Zenith Bank Gets Senate Commendation For Full Remittance Of Customs Collections
The Senate Committee probing the Customs N30 trillion banks remittance infractions has given the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) seven days to recover all monies collected by banks on behalf of the agency.
Among banks directed to make refund are
As part of its commitment to reward participants with exciting prizes in its ongoing ‘Family Fortune Promo’, Access Bank Plc has delighted 20 of its customers who were the first set to take part in the Promo. These gifts include
Members of the House of Representatives on Wednesday grilled telecommunications service providers over the recent mass sacking of Nigerian employees in the industry.
Major operators, including MTN, GLO, Airtel and Etisalat, appeared before the House Committee on Telecommunications to
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
As the banking business evolves, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has remained committed to empowering the Nigerian populace with the *894# Quick Banking service as part of its financial inclusion drive.
The service is set to deliver the power to
The Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja has dismissed the 18 charges of false asset declaration filed against the Senate President, Dr. Bulola Saraki.
The two-man panel of
Demola Adeleke Moves To PDP From APC In Desperate Bid To Take Over Late Brother Isiaka Adeleke’s Senatorial Seat
An All Progressives Congress aspirant in the Osun-West senatorial district, Chief Ademola Adeleke, may have defected to the Peoples Democratic Party to contest the July 8 senatorial by-election.
A chieftain of the PDP, who pleaded anonymity, said this while speaking with our correspondent on the telephone, on Tuesday.
Monday, June 12, 2017
Investigation has revealed that the police and the bank were solely responsible for the treatment and funeral ceremonies of the fallen men.
Emerging details have it that the galant policemen who confronted armed robbers during an attempted bank robbery in Owerri were not abandoned by both the police and the bank.
And this is outside of on going arrangements for more ‘’support’’ for the dependants of the law enforcers.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
A 3weeks old baby, Eden Oluwafikayomi is in urgent need of help.
He needs five million naira to treat a congenital Heart Disorder.
And his father Moses Olajumoke is passionately appealing for public support to treat the baby in India.
Little Eden was diagonised of the ailment at Federal Medial Center, Abeokuta Ogun state and earmarked for treatment at Apollo Hospital Chennai, India within a period of four weeks.
This is the
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized a hotel allegedly belonging to Mrs. Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan.
The anti-graft agency also seized three other properties in Abuja allegedly belonging to Patience.
‘’We Are The Most Open And Transparent In History’’ Senate President Bukola Saraki Says About 8th Senate
Saraki said this on Friday at a special plenary session to mark the second anniversary of the 8th senate.
He said the 8th senate
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Bridge Concept Leverage UBA Digital Banking Platforms, Introduces Naija Green Card for Young Nigerians
In line with its business objective of enabling young Nigerians and students to derive maximum benefits from their limited finances, Bridge Concepts Limited has announced a partnership with the pan African Financial institution, United Bank for Africa (Plc) with the introduction of co-branded discount cards known as the Naija Green Card, the first of its kind discount payment solution.
The Naija Green Card powered by UBA, is a chip and
The Department of State Security Services (DSS) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will soon beam their searchlights on MD/CEO of Rain Oil Ltd, Mr. Gabriel Ogbechie, inside source said.
Mr Ogbechie is one of the
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
As the most valuable banking brand in Nigeria, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has been on a journey of strength and dynamism committed to providing the best financial solutions to promote convenience and support the lifestyles of its customers.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Seyi Tinubu Splashes Over N110m On Arresting Automobiles S63 Mercedes Benz Coupe, Range Rover Autobiography For Self & Wife In Celebration Of New Baby
It has been elation galore since the birth of Seyi Tinubu's gorgeous little angel. Daddy and mommy have been besides themselves in unbridled joy, so also their own parents on both sides. Layal's mom a first time grandmother is radiating in bliss and joy at the birth of grandchild.
We hear that the great Jagaban, the politico of renowned repute, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his wife Senator Oluremi Tinubu, have been thoroughly estatic as they have welcomed their new granddaughter, who would be named in 8 days, meaning on Friday, June 10, 2017. Mother and daughter are in great health and bonding perfectly according to our findings.
The elated new father, who only just welcomed his baby daughter from what we hear has just taken delivery of 2 humongous state of the art machines to celebrate his wife and gorgeous daughter.
For himself he got a brand spanking new, sexy black
Monday, June 5, 2017
Respected property czar, the Inimitable and indomitable colossus of a man, who is the Chairman of Gibraltar Construction, Sir Olu Okeowo, 52 has done it again!!! The
‘’Absolutely Untrue’!’’ Senate President Bukola Saraki Dispels Talks Of Looming Increase In Fuel Price
President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has described as both false and wicked the swirling reports about likely fuel hike, allegedly being orchestrated by the Senate, saying there is no such intention in the first place.
Saraki, who said he was going to order an official statement to that effect, however dismissed as a lazy type of journalism the habit of taking innocuous reports on the surface and misinterpreting them as if such writers have predetermined motives.
Friday, June 2, 2017
The management of the media outfit, believed to be owned by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Friday
Thursday, June 1, 2017
A Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere on Thursday issued a warrant of arrest on one of the 10 persons standing trial for their involvement in the March 8, 2016 collapse of a building in Lekki Gardens.