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Sunday, December 23, 2018

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Details As Kwam 1’s Son Sultan Omogbadebo Is Arrested For Fraud In U.S

Musician Wasiu Ayinde Marshall’s son, Sultan Omogbadebo Anifowoshe has landed in trouble in the United States after being found to be a member of suspected fraudsters.
Anifowoshe, along with

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Details As Pay Without Card, A C’Gate Solution, Makes Transactions Extraordinarily Simple

CoralPay has deployed the first interoperable USSD and mobile payment platform to Nigerians desirous of a seamless and secure payment solution.  The solution, which fulfills the mantra of being Africa’s Gold Standard for payments, allows for enhanced interoperability amongst stakeholders in the payment ecosystem.

The solution, according to

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Diamond Bank Loses Out In Bid To Over Customer’s Aircraft

A Federal high court sitting in Lagos south west Nigeria has restrained Diamond bank Plc and its appointed Receiver /Manager, Mr. Babajide Koku and any of their agents from exercising any right of a secured credit over an Aircraft, Bombardier DHC-8-Q315 with registration number 5N-TBA owned by

Behind The Scene Details Of Tony Elumelu’s Inability To Operate Acquired Oil Block License

Behind the scene details reveal there are emerging talks about the Chairman of Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa.
And it centers around Elumelu’s inability to

Details As Tunde Ayeni, Timothy Oguntayo Get Bail In Alleged Mega Money Fraud Case

Former Chairman and Managing Director of Skye Bank Plc (now Polaris Bank) – Tunde Ayeni and Timothy Oguntayo – have been arraigned in relation to alleged money laundering offences involving about N4.75billion and $5million.
Ayeni and Oguntayo were arraigned on

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Unhappiness Grips GTBank As CEO Agbaje ‘’Cancels’’ End Of The Year Party For Wife, Derin’s 50th Celebration

Despite his established reputation for being imperious and shrewd and coldly aloof, those who know Segun Agbaje, the Group Managing Director/CEO of Guaranty Trust Bank posit that he could be pliable and servile when it has to do with anything that would help to position his bank as an industry leader. Those who hold these views also concede that for his wife, Derin, however, he could throw anyone under the bus if it would make her just grin.

And he literally did just that when he subjugated a normal tradition in GTB on the

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Surety Arrested As Fidelity Bank M.D Ifeanyi Okonkwo Allegedly Jumps Bail

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has taken into custody the surety of the managing director of Fidelity Bank Plc, Nnamdi Okonkwo, after the suspect jumped the administrative bail granted him by the commission.
Chris Ezem, who stood as surety for the Fidelity Bank boss, was arrested by

Details As ‘’Style By Zenith’’ Debuts To Set New Standard

Zenith Bank Plc is set to light up the social and entertainment scene this December with the launch of “Style by Zenith”.

 “Style by Zenith”, a flagship

Sunday, December 9, 2018

CEO Peter Amangbo Restates Zenith Bank's Focus On Youth Development At Annual Christmas Parade.

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Zenith Bank on Sunday, December 9, 2018, restated the financial institutions focus on youths' development.

Amangbo spoke at the

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

All Round Applause As Block And Concrete Makers Hail BUA Cement's Quality

The Chairman, Kano State Block Moulders Association, Umar Musa has commended BUA Cement for its sustained production of quality cement to meet required demands of the blockmaking industry.

Monday, December 3, 2018

What They Won’t Tell You About The Relationship Between UBA Chairman, Tony Elumelu And Atiku Abubakar

Some become brothers through the accident of a shared parenthood but there is nothing tangible that binds them together beyond blood. Others, however, have meticulously forged their brotherhood in a furnace of shared experiences, tightening their bond as they help each other duck and escape the slings and arrows life shoots their way.
That very talented banker and chairman of UBA Group Tony Elumelu is close to

Sunday, December 2, 2018

Big Trouble For Access Bank, Eco Bank

These days, the Owerri, Imo State branches of two popular banks Access Bank and Ecobank resemble a hive of restive bees as top management frantically run hither and yon in a bid to avoid being crushed by the executive hammer which is aimed in their direction.
The two banks are in the eye of the storm following the

Friday, November 30, 2018

Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve BUA Kalam‎baina Cement, CNN Come Together In Largest Corporate Merger Of 2018

At two separate court ordered Extra-Ordinary General Meetings held in Sokoto, shareholders of Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN:NL) and BUA Group’s Kalambaina Cement Company voted overwhelmingly to approve the merger of the two cement companies, pending final regulatory approval. In what is said to be the

Monday, November 26, 2018

Millions Mysterious Disappear From Customer’s Bank Account In Sterling Bank

STERLING BANK PLC is fast becoming safe haven for fraud as depositors have continued to lose huge sums of money to the new generation bank.

This time, the management of the Abubakar Suleiman-led bank is currently in a fix on how to

Monday, November 19, 2018

Frank Edoho Announced As Anchor Of Highly Anticipated Lagos Boat Race, All Sail

Frank Edoho, the much-loved presenter has been announced as the anchor of the much anticipated Lagos Boat Race, Lagos All Sail.

The 3-day event scheduled for

The Growing Talks About Pastor Iluyomade And Gov Akinwunmi Ambode's Inability To Get 2nd Term

While it may be impossible to gauge the soul-deep grief and visceral sense of loss being experienced by Pastor Idowu Iluyomade, the flambouyant pastor of Redeemed Christian Church of God, City of David parish, Lekki, Lagos, over the

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Aiteo Finance Director Sacked, Board Member Steps Down As Benedict Peters Battles $2Billion Debt Trouble

Trading house Aiteo, which had prospered under Goodluck Jonathan’s tenure, has recently had to start making hefty repayments to creditors that had helped the firm buy the giant OML 29. Aiteo founder and CEO, Nigerian businessman Benedict Peters, is using this as an opportunity to

Monday, November 12, 2018

CEO Peter Amangbo Affirms Zenith Bank’s Commitment To Youth Sports,Charges Eaglets On Discipline

The MD/CEO of Zenith Bank, Peter Amangbo, has charged the players of the country’s U-17 team, the Golden Eaglets, to be more disciplined as their talents alone cannot take them to the pinnacle of their career.

Amangbo made this

Friday, November 9, 2018

V.P Yemi Osinbajo, BUA Group Chairman Abdul Samad Rabiu Meet At 2018 African Investment Forum

The Vice President of the Federation Yemi Osinbajo and founder of the BUA group Abdul Samad Rabiu were part of the 2018 Africa Investment Forum.

The two national figures were

Why ‘'Whistleblower'' Apologized For Releasing Lai Mohammed's Controversial Video On N3.5m Monthly Feeding Allowance For Elzakzaky

The whistleblower on the Federal Government allegedly spending of N3.5million monthly on the feeding of detained IMN leader, Ibrahim Elzakzaky has apologized for telling the truth.

OAK Television, the

Thursday, November 8, 2018

BUA CEMENT COMPLETES CONSTRUCTION, BEGINS TESTING FACILITIES AT ITS NEW OBU CEMENT PLANT OKPELLA …installed capacity hits 8million MTPA; Partners SON & ITF to train blockmakers across Nigeria

Less than 6 months after commissioning its 1.5million mtpa Kalambaina Cement Plant in Sokoto state, BUA Cement, has announced that it has completed construction of its newest Cement Factory – The 3million MTPA Obu II Cement plant, Okpella in Edo State, Nigeria. This will bring the total

Monday, November 5, 2018

Cement Mix, Quality Cement, Key To End Building Collapse – BUA Cement

As part of efforts to address building collapse in Nigeria, BUA Cement, a subsidiary of BUA Group has enlightened block and concrete makers on how to apply the right mix of Cement with other components to ensure only standard blocks and concretes are produced.

The one-day workshop tagged,

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Popular Blogger, Linda Ikeji’s Baby Daddy Jeremi Solaye Splurges N400m On Automobiles For Self & Bizness Front Julius Rone

That he fathered a son with the controversial blogger, Linda Ikeji, is a pointer that Solaye Jeremi is no small player in social circles.

The Delta State-born big boy became an overnight celebrity and fodder for blogosphere and mainstream media when it emerged that

Friday, November 2, 2018

Desperate Senator Aidoko Throws Cash, SDG Contracts At Kogi Elders In Bid To Cling To Seat

After the court verdict of October 24, 2018 which seemingly asked Senator Attai Aidoko to vacate the Senate for Air Marshall Isaac Alfa, the embattled Aidoko has gone all out to pacify stakeholders, especially elders, in Kogi East. He is said to be on a visiting and spending spree with Greek gifts ranging from cash to promises of SDG contracts.

Aidoko who has fallen out of favor with

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Adenuga Acquires Fola Ogunlesi’s Banana Island Property

Gradually, Fola Ogunlesi, the prosperous proprietor of popular events centre, Fantasyland on Kingsway Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, is getting his groove back. In the wake of his bitter separation from his ex wife, Omolewa, Fola was shown the physical interpretation of hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.

When the going was good, Fola and

Monday, October 29, 2018

Friday, October 26, 2018

How Senator Attai Aidoko Got 712 Votes In A Primary Election That Did Not Hold!

Eyebrows are being raised in Kogi East Senatorial district following revelations that embattled Senator Atai Aidoko polled 712 votes to beat all other candidates at the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) primaries that never held.

In what looks like

The Must See Video, Details As Instanbul Ent Boss, Otunba Cash & Accomplices Are Arrested In Turkey For $1.4m E-Mail Fraud

Nigerian suspected fraudster and CEO of Instanbul Entertainment, Otunba Cash, and his gang have been arrested during a sting operation in connection with a $1.4m e-mail scam in Turkey.
Trouble started for him when

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Another Edition Zenith Bank Delta Principals’ Cup Begins On Oct 31

The third edition of the Delta State Principals’ Cup organized for all secondary schools in the state and sponsored by Zenith Bank Plc starts next week.

According to

All The Details As Glo Chairman Mike Adenuga Backs Atiku Against Buhari In Battle To Determine Next President

Although he likes to play it cool and dissociate himself from the political scene and its many drama,yet, those in the know are quipping that one of the men who will stand as a financial backbone to the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is the chairman of telecoms giant, Globacom, Dr. Mike Adenuga Jnr.

Sources in the know claim that

After Making A Fortune From Lagos State, Niyi Makanjuola Shuts Eyes On Outcry, Moves To Take Away Waste Bizness From VisionScape

Angry, antagonistic politicians in Lagos State may be hitting their heads against the wall, circling and waiting to swoop on Niyi Makanjuola, a 30-something year old dark-hued dude behind the much-talked about Visionscape, over his company’s multi-million dollar deal with Lagos State, but the billionaire young man is not losing any

Monday, October 15, 2018

Seplat Chairman ABC Orjiako Battles Mega Debt Burden

A Federal High Court sitting Ikoyi has certified judgment delivered by the High Court of Justice Queen’s Bench Division and upheld by the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, directing Shebah Exploration & Production Company Ltd, Allenne Ltd and its president, Dr. Ambrosie Orjiako to pay African Export-Import Bank, Diamond Bank Plc and Skye Bank Plc a sum of $144.2 million being the outstanding and accrued interest of a facility granted to the defendants in 2011.
Orjiako, one of the founders of

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Billionaire Tunde Ayeni In Fresh Trouble Over Hidden Govt's N9.8billion

For Nigerian billionaire and lawyer, Barr. Olatunde Ayeni, it has become a case of one day, one trouble as the defunct Skye Bank former Chairman has continued to swim in the sea of controversies amidst financial improprieties.
This time,

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Why Zenith Bank Will Continue To Support Efforts To Close Digital Skills Gap - CEO, Amangbo

Zenith Bank Plc. has restated its commitment to supporting efforts geared toward closing the digital skill gaps in the country.

Group Managing Director and

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Stan Chart Cup Champion, Bua Titans Heads For England To Enjoy Gain Of Victory

BUA Titans, the football team of BUA Group on Monday October 1, emerged champions at the 2018 Standard Chartered corporate Cup Nigeria – a five-a-side football tournament hosted by Standard Chartered Bank in Lagos, Nigeria in partnership with Liverpool FC of England.

By this victory, the team

All The Winners , Losers In APC Guber Primary That Denied Ambode Re Election!

On Wednesday, the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, accepted defeat in the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.

Speaking in Lagos, Mr

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

PDP Denies Election Of Sen. Aidoko In Kogi East Primary

The Peoples Democratic  Party has denied the purported election of Senator Aidoko for the Kogi Eastern Senatorial District.

A statement in Lokoja on Wednesday, signed by the Returning Officer, Sam Abenemi, the State Secretary of PDP, Faruk Yahaya, and the State Publicity Secretary, Bode Ogunmola, said no primary was held

Finally Ambode Lost Out In His Re Election Fight

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday congratulated the winner of Tuesday’s governorship primaries of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, saying it was time for the State to

Monday, October 1, 2018

Party Youths Raise Alarm In Kogi Over Plot By PDP Aspirants To Hijack Election Materials For National Assembly Primary Election

The Peoples Democratic Party Youth Frontier has called the attention to the leadership of the PDP over plot by some aspirants to hijack election materials meant for the

Saturday, September 29, 2018

All The Details As UBA Foundation Partners Gavi To Strengthen Health System In Africa – Starting From Nigeria!

The UBA Foundation and Gavi will leverage the United Bank for Africa’s network and expertise to invest in Africa’s health system, starting with Nigeria.
Dr Seth Berkley, CEO of Gavi, the

How Ella, Billionaire Benny Peters' Wife Luxury In Husband's Wealth Abroad

Yes, Ella Peters is the deity behind the eminence of billionaire businessman behind Aiteo Group, Benny Peters. Without Ella, Benny would be no extraordinary man. There is no gainsaying Ella dwarfs too many of her peers in womanliness, valour and character.
Benny was made for

Friday, September 28, 2018

Before We Crucify Tunde Ayeni!.. How He Secured A Multi-Billion Naira Loan To Finance The Revival Of Moribund Government-Owned NITEL and Yola Disco & Govt Got Him Into Huge Debt

It wouldn’t be hyperbolic to say that Dr. Tunde Ayeni has a patriot’s heart and the soul of a revolutionary. This is to assert the fidelity and stoic perseverance of the genius within the footholds of power and a troubled oil sector.

Yes, despite his exit from Skye Bank, where he served as chairman, the cascade of blows against the successful lawyer turned business magnate has neither softened nor ceased.

At the moment, Ayeni is battling tooth and nail to

RedTV Launches New Web Series ‘The Men’s Club’

The trailer for RedTV’s anticipated new Series The Men’s Club is out ahead of its October 8th premiere. The series, directed by Tola Odunsi and written by Dami Elebe, promises to be an intriguing watch especially as it stars some of your favourite stars.

REDTV's most anticipated show of

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Tonye Cole, Jite Okoloko Head For Show Down Over Mega Money Eroton Deal Gone Awry

Tonye Cole currently blows hot because he believes he was betrayed for cool cash. He has been telling whoever cares to listen about his huge investment with Jite Okoloko
Beneath his happy-go-lucky visage, oil mogul and accidental politician, Tonye Cole, is currently carries a numbing

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Robbers Assaults Obasanjo’s Wife In Dare Devil Robbery Operation At GRA Home

When men of the underworld strike, they hardly take into consideration the status of their victims; and in most cases when they do not leave trail of blood, the leave behind indelible scar of losses and psychological trauma. In fact, in some cases, the higher their victims’ statuses, the likelier they are to pounce on them and wreak havoc.
Not even being a former wife of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo could rescue

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Insiders Expose How PDP Is Heading For Self Destruction In Kogi East

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi East senatorial district is heading for self-destruction with the planned imposition of candidates by the leadership of the party.

Members of the party in the area have raised alarm over the planned imposition of

Great Honor For Transcorp CEO Ozigbo From Lancaster University

The Managing Director/Chief Executive, Transcorp Hotels Plc, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo, was on Friday conferred the award of a Distinguished Alumni of the Lancaster University. The award was conferred on him at a special convocation ceremony of the university held at its Ghana Campus.
The University’s Vice Chancellor, Prof. Mark Smith, who

Monday, September 24, 2018

Multimillion Naira Scandal Hits National Assemble Screening, Appeal Committees In Kogi State

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leadership in Kogi-State has handed down a serious warning to the PDP national leadership that there is no automatic ticket of anybody in the upcoming 2019 general elections. The signal