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CIBN Hosts World Conference Of Banking Institutes

CIBN Hosts World Conference Of Banking Institutes

The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria,CIBN, has announced its readiness to host all banking institutes, including over one thousand banking and finance professionals in the world at the 22nd edition of the World Conference of Banking Institutes which holds in Lagos from April 24 to 28, 2017 at Eko Hotels & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. The theme of this year’s edition is “Re-Thinking the Future of Banking and Finance & Life Long Learning” The

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Oyedepo Advocates Better Communication

David ‎ Oyedepo,‎ the pastor of Living Faith Church and Chancellor, Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, has emphasised the importance of clarity in communication among Nigerians. He said this at the 8th inaugural lecture of Covenant  University which held today at the university chapel. Oyedepo said understanding  the meaning of information, is vital to “maintaining a good relationship and making the right decisions in life.” He further pointed out that Christopher Awonuga, professor of Statistics,

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Nigerians Mistreat The Elderly-LASU Don

At a time when many elderly people in Nigeria continue to lament the poor welfare system in the country, Elias Wahab, a professor of Sociology and dean of faculty of Social Science, Lagos State University, LASU, has urged the government to establish a programme and policy that will ensure monthly stipends are given to Nigerians of  65 years and above. The don made the appeal at the 60th inaugural lecture of Lagos State University on

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Sex Scandal: Apostle Suleiman’s Next Move

“Two things I fear in my life and I hold them so much. I live for them. One is my marriage, two my reputation. I’m very careful what I do, where I go because of these things. And these things they came after. There is nothing else…”,Apostle Johnson Suleiman, the founder of the Omega Fire Ministries, based in Auchi, Edo State, uttered those words  at a  recent international ministers conference organised by the church.  The

NLC, TUC Protest

NLC, TUC Protest Against Bad Governance

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC and the Trade Union Congress, TUC  are currently staging protests simultaneously in Lagos and Abuja. The organized labour led by Comrade Ayuba Wabba led the protest from Unity fountain via Secretariat Road to Aso Villa. They also marched to the national assembly where they were addressed by the Bukola Saraki, the senate president. In Lagos, they marched to the Lagos State House of Assembly, Alausa, Ikeja. The protest was code-named

FUTA Recalls Suspended Staff

FUTA Recalls Suspended Staff

The Management of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA has recalled the suspended 23 staff including Union leaders. According to Modupe Ajayi, secretary to Council and Registrar of the Institution, the recall was a unanimous decision of the Governing Council to lift the suspension of the staff who had been placed on indefinite suspension. In a letter addressed to the affected staff, copies of which were sent to the executive secretary, National Universities Commission, NUC,

Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Ondo Election: Akeredolu Of APC Declared Winner

Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of All Progressive Party, APC as emerge the keenly contested election in Ondo state. Announcing the result at INEC collation centre on Sunday, Abdulganiu Ambali VC Unilorin said APC pulled 244,842, while PDP had 150,380, AD score 126,889. Meanwhile resident of Owo and other APC supporter are jubilating across the State. While expressing appreciation Akeredolu promise not to disappoint people of Ondo.

Ayodele Akinkuotu

Ondo Election: INEC Collating Results

Voting is gradually running to a close in Akure and many other town in Ondo as vote are being counted at some unit. PDP reportedly won at some unit where vote had been counted. Rotimi Akeredolu candidate of APC, express confidence of winning the election. Meanwhile seem set at the INEC collation centre. The returning officer who is yet to be identified has reportedly expressed readiness for the historic event.

Ayodele Akinkuotu

Ondo Election: Voters Turn-out Encouraging

  Voting has begun in Akure and in most polling centres in Ondo State. Olusegun Agbaje, resident electoral commissioner expressed satisfaction in the conduct of the exercise. Although there have been complains about the card reader. But Agbaje said something is been done about it. Akure is largely calm. Voters turn out in Akure has been encouraging. Eyitayo Jegede PDP candidate join the queue over an hour ago and he has since been in the

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Contraception Ambassador Advocate Universal Access

Adebisi Adenipekun, an ambassador of the 2016 World Contraception Day has called the government and other stakeholders to invest in access to contraception across the country. He mentioned reduced maternal mortality rate as one of the benefits the country will drive it there can be a huge investment on access contraception in Nigeria. According to the World Bank Indicators, the population of female in Nigeria was 49.09 percent in 2014. Women form significant part the