Monthly Archives: May 2019

Weah, Drogba, Eto’o, Toure, Other Football Legends Storm Lagos

African football legends both in Nigeria and abroad will on Saturday, May 18, storm the Agege Stadium in Lagos to feature in the testimonial match organised to honour the outgoing Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode. Among the stars that have confirmed their participation for the one day event include the President of Liberia and former World Footballer award winner, ...

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Philanthropist Commended For Introducing `Talking Books’ In Anambra Primary Schools

Traditional rulers in Anambra State have commanded a Philanthropist, Mr Paul Enidom, for introducing `talking books’ in Anambra State primary schools to enhance teaching and learning. Chairman of Anambra Traditional Ruler’s council Igwe Obi Nn’emeka Achebe said this during the traditional rulers’ council meeting at Government House, Awka. Igwe Achebe was represented by the traditional ruler of Okpuno, Igwe Sunday ...

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Why It’s A Good Idea For Businesses To Accept Bitcoin

Many businesses grapple with decisions on whether or not to add modern payment systems like Apple pay, Square, PayPal, or cryptocurrency to their payment options. Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have brought in a whole new disruption to the financial sector. Choosing to accept Bitcoin means much more than just adding a new payment processor. There are significant benefits that come with ...

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DSO: Allegations By Abubakar Mahmoud Ahmed

By Godfrey Ohuabunwa My attention has been drawn to an article in Daily Nigerian, an online news site, on the facts behind Modibbo Kawu’s travails by one Abubakar Mahmoud Ahmed, who unlike some of us is not natural, physical and visible for all to see and engage in discourse. Why someone who truly believes in his cause will be using ...

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Breaking: Senate Confirms Emefiele As CBN Gov

The Nigerian Senate has confirmed Dr. Godwin Emefiele as Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria for a second term. President Muhammadu Buhari had last week written to the Senate requesting that Emefiele be confirmed as CBN Governor for a second term of five years. The Punch reports that Emefiele had been screened by the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance ...

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Aguata Celebrates Cultural Heritage

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Aguata local government area is said to have been created on 11th May, 1976. The council area is one of the oldest and foremost local government areas in Anambra state. It used to be a combination of three local government areas interwoven into one viz Orumba-North and South which thereafter became the old Aguata. But the creation ...

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Save Nigeria From Imminent Collapse, Bishop Begs Buhari

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Bishop, Diocese of Awka, Anglican Communion, Right Reverend Alexander Chibuzor Ibezim, yesterday appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to act fast and save Nigeria from disintegrating. He pleaded with Buhari to bring the country together in order to create true federalism where everyone will freely work for national growth. Presenting his Bishop’s Charge to the 3rd session ...

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Bulkachuwa, Justice And Moral Burden

By Alaba Yusuf Life is just too full of strife, cruelty and absurdity, so much so that the mere perception of a tiny patch of a baby’s excreta on a big pot of gbegiri soup can ruin the appetite of an entire array of guests at any important party, mostly the owambe where ewedu and gbegiri are match-made for tasty amala. This shows the nexus between perception ...

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Okonkwo Returns To Unizik Business School

By Achilleus-Chud Uchegbu After several years as a business pioneer and creator of opportunities, Chief Executive of Nigeria’s iconic entertainment hub, The Dome Entertainment Limited, High Chief Obiora Okonkwo, returned to the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Business School, better known as Unizik Business School, on Friday May 10, 2019, not as an executive student, but lecturer to share his thoughts on ...

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Special Envoy Delivers Special Message To Buhari On Political Situation In Benin Republic

President Patrice Talon of the Republic of Benin has sent a Special Envoy to Nigeria to deliver a message to President Muhammadu Buhari on the country’s political situation. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, on Tuesday at the Presidential Villa, received in audience, the delegation from the Republic of Benin led by Mr Pascal Irenn Koupaki, the special envoy of President ...

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