Daily Archives: November 30, 2012

National abuja-demolition

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Senator Bala Mohammed yesterday said there was nothing the court can do in respect to the suit filed by Minanuel Investment limited challenging the demolition of 372 housing units at its estate in Abuja since the act has already been completed.

National Oyinlola

Osun State Government yesterday explained why it removed immediate past governor of the state, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola as the life chairman of the state owned Centre for Black Culture and International Understanding and replaced him with Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka.

Sports Peter-Obi1

It was, indeed, a different stroke for a different folk at the ongoing 18th National Sports Festival, tagged: EKO 2012 as some states have enough facilites to boost their morale, while other are finding things tough. Daily Sunsports observed yesterday that some states are having a swell time, going into their

Politics bamanga-tukur2

The National Executive Committee (NEC), of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is finalizing arrangement to set up a Reconciliation Committee that would tour the whole country to soothe strained nerves among the party members and bring back members that left its fold. RAZAQ BAMIDELE, i

Business efcc-bos

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has given state governments up to December 31, 2012, to submit a detailed valuation of their investments in electricity distribution assets. Speaking at a meeting in Lagos with representatives of Eko Electricity Distribution Company and officials of the

COVER savannah bank

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has released about $11 million (circa N1.072 billion) to Savannah Bank of Nigeria (SBN), to facilitate its return to the Nigerian financial market. The corporation, in its 2011 Annual Report and Statement of Accounts, said it released N450 million to the

COVER fashola-signs-traffic-law

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola yesterday arrested a police officer, identified as Ebahan Johnson, who violated the new traffic law by riding his 100 CC commercial motorcycle popularly called Okada on the Agege Motor Road, Ikeja. The governor accosted the police officer on the

COVER Emeka Ojukwu Jnr

The Will left by the late Igbo leader, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu will be read today in the Enugu High Court, Daily Sun can reveal. Ojukwu died on November 26 last year in a London hospital. The registrar of the Enugu High Court had during the week directed the Ojukwu family members to come

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