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Daily Archives: March 7, 2018

I have a herdsman managing my cattle – Oshiomhole

Former Edo Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has called for the prosecution of violent herdsmen and farmers across the country. He also urged Nigerians not to politicise the herders/farmers clashes. Oshiomhole said that such problems become more difficult to resolve once they begin to assume political context, whipping up sentiments. The former said that anyone who commits a crime, regardless of his ... Read More »

Investors’ value shrinks N236bn on renewed profit taking

The Nigerian equities market declined by N236 billion on renewed profit taking, as the bulls lost grip at the close of trading on Wednesday. The All Share Index (ASI) fell by 657.07 points or 1.51 per cent to 42,952.70 points. Accordingly, investors lost N236 billion in value as market capitalisation declined to N15.431 trillion. The downturn was impacted by losses ... Read More »

Overcoming limiting money beliefs

There is a secret psychology to money. Most people don’t know about it, that’s why most people never become financially successful. A lack of money is not the problem; it is merely a symptom of what’s going on inside you. Harv Eker Limiting beliefs are thoughts ingrained in our consciousness, either to the effect that something good is difficult, impossible ... Read More »

Father, daughter caught having sex in their backyard in U.S.

A father and his daughter were arrested last Tuesday in Florida, United States of America after allegedly being caught having sex in their backyard, according to reports by the Northwest Florida Daily News. Justin Bunn, 39, and his 19-year-old daughter, Taylor Bunn, were taken into custody after witnesses told Panama City police they spotted them having sexual intercourse in a ... Read More »

Another former governor dies in foreign hospital

Alhaji Aliyu Akwe Doma, former Nasarawa State governor, is dead. He was aged 75. He died in an Israeli hospital, according Mamman Alakayi, his information commissioner when he governed the state.. “I got a call from the late governor’s son, Umar, this evening, that Baba Doma died in an Israeli hospital at about 7:45 p.m. Nigerian time,” he said. Alakayi said that ... Read More »

Buhari receives FIFA World Cup trophy, CHAN Eagles

President Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday, received the World Cup trophy from FIFA Governing Board ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Buhari also received local eagles who participated in the just concluded African Cup of Nations (CHAN) which took place in Morocco without announcing any cash reward for the players and the technical crew. ... Read More »

Ghanaians ‘mock’ Buhari’s offer to help Ghana fight corruption

Ghana’s social media space has reacted to the speech by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari that he will help Ghana in its fight against corruption. Ghanaians and some Nigerians following the speech have taken to social media to question the rationale behind President Buhari’s offer of help for Ghana’s anti-cor Permeating the comments and posts were references to a snake that allegedly ... Read More »

APC, PDP senators flay Kogi gov

Nigerian senators have expressed worry over “undemocratic” moves by Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, of victimising senators from the state. The lawmakers who took turn to rebuke the governor set up an ad-hoc committee to investigate the governor’s latest action. The senators’ reaction came as one of them, Ahmed Ogembe (Kogi-PDP), accused the governor of sponsoring thugs to attack his ... Read More »

GENCOS accuse FG of discrimination, sue for N1 trillion debts

In what it described as “unfair treatment” in the power generating and distribution sector, the umbrella body of Power Generation Companies in Nigeria (GENCOs) has accused the Federal Government of willful violation of contractual agreements by discriminating against other companies while favoring few. Making their claims Tuesday at the Federal High Court, Abuja, the body alleged that the government, together ... Read More »

Nigeria can access £750m for infrastructure projects – UK Agency

The United Kingdom’s Department for International Trade (DIT) has said that Nigeria could access about £750 million from its over £21.4 billion facility created to support infrastructure projects financing in Africa. The Department, through a statement issued yesterday, indicated that the country’s export credit agency, the UK Export Finance (UKEF) could provide the facility to the country and others, including ... Read More »