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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

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Troubled Senator Aidoko Runs Into More Troubles As PDP Denies Him Automatic Re- Election Ticket After 16yrs In Office

Senator Attai Aidoko is rattled.

The People's Democratic Party has denied the Senator representing Kogi East an automatic ticket to secure yet another term in office.

Aidoko has served 16years in the National Assembly and he faces strong opposition against his return for another term.

Information available has it

Friday, September 21, 2018

Ambode’ Wife Bolanle’s Last Minute Pleas To Tinubu Over Lagos Gov’s Re Election Ambition Fails

A last-minute effort by the wife of the Lagos State Governor, Bolanle Ambode, to save her husband’s job was said to have hit a brick wall on Tuesday.
It was gathered that Bolanle,

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Fidelity Bank Plc, top Nigerian lender has restated its readiness to take full advantage of the new credit policy guideline recently released by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to support the growth of the agriculture and manufacturing sectors of the economy. The Bank’s Chief Executive Officer, Nnamdi Okonkwo, made

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Glo Chairman, Mike Adenuga’s Son Eniola Faces Arrest

Eniola, the son of Globacom chairman, Mike Adenuga will be arrested anytime soon, following a Tinubu Chief Magistrate’s Court order.

The Chief Magistrate, Mr T.A. Elias, in a ruling declared that

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Uzoka, CEO Itemizes The Gains As UBA’s Leo Is launched on WhatsApp!

Pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) has announced the commencement of its chat bank ‘Leo’ on the WhatsApp platform. 

With Leo on WhatsApp, customers who are 

NOVA Merchant Bank Appoints Anya Duroha As Acting Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer

NOVA Merchant Bank Limited has announced the appointment of Mr. Anya Duroha as the Acting Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer of the Bank.

The appointment, which is subject to

Fashanu, Akanni, Siasia, Kate Henshaw & Tonto Dikeh Appointed Ambassadors For First African Freestyle Football Championship

Feet and Tricks International, organisers of the first ever African Football Freestyle Championship in Africa has named former professional English footballer, John Fashanu; Former Nigerian defender and former Head of Lagos State Football Association, Waidi Akanni; and former Super Eagles Coach,

Saturday, September 1, 2018

10 Things They Didn’t Tell President Buhari About Osun 2018 Guber Election

They got what they want from the Presidency: photo opportunity of President Mohammed Buhari raising Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola hands up as the governorship candidate of APC in the state gubernatorial poll coming up in few weeks, specifically on Sept 22.

But they were disappointed that

Minister Amaechi Pushes For Diezani Man, Tonye Cole To Become APC Guber Candidate In Rivers State

Yes, Tonye Cole was one of the few oil magnates who benefited immensely from former petroleum minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke sleazy administration.  In the mafia-esque oil and gas industry, with its unwritten and understated Omerta, Tonye Cole, Tope Sonubi and Ade Odunsi are notable cowboys. Though successful young men whose storied and sensational life would make many of their peers feel like they came to the world at a wrong time.
Those who couldn’t

UBA Appoints Four New Board Members

The Board of Directors of the United Bank for Africa is pleased to announce the appointment of four new members to its board, subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN).
The new board members are