Federal Government, yesterday, gave the indication of adopting an Agent Banking framework with a view to deepening financial inclusion in Nigeria. Managing Director of Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Mr Umaru Ibrahim, in his opening remarks at the
Daily Archives: November 15, 2012
The House of Representatives yesterday commenced debate on the general principles of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) with majority kicking against certain provisions in the contentious Bill.
Dr.Abubakar Olusola Saraki the Waziri of the Ilorin Emirate was born on the 17th of May, 1933 at Ilorin, Kwara State and died in Lagos November 14, 2012. His mother was from Iseyin in Oyo State and his father was from Ilorin. His paternal ancestors were Fulanis who
Dr. Abubakar Olusola Saraki, elder statesman and strongman of Kwara State politics, died yesterday at his Ikoyi, Lagos, residence at the age of 79. He was 76 when he had this no-holds-barred interview in July, 2009, with a selected group of journalists in his Abuja home
Nigeria is currently witnessing some of the worst scenarios of joblessness especially of her productive populace who come out of former educational trainings without any sustainable hope of gaining credible and well-paying jobs.
The Kwara State Government yesterday announced the death of His Eminence, Waziri of Ilorin, Dr. Abubakar Olusola Saraki. According to a statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Alhaji Abdulwahaab Oba, the governor said the political icon died
Obama scored a decisive victory with a mandate in the presidential election. At least, that is the way many people, particularly the Democrats describe what happened on Tuesday night as they make rounds on various TV shows.
Chelsea and the Football Association have been accused of a “cover-up” for not referring alleged comments by referee Mark Clattenburg to the police. The Metropolitan Police have dropped their investigation into a complaint that Clattenburg used “inappropriate language”
A pro-democracy group, Save Nigeria Group (SNG), is at it again. The group, under the leadership of a lawyer and fiery preacher, Pastor Tunde Bakare is no doubt known for its penchant for civil protests anytime its members feel that democracy is being threatened.