UBA’s Uzoka steps out of the shadows

By TESIM SHITTA-BEY United Bank for Africa (UBA) has had a chequered history of good times and bad times but with its blazing first quarter (Q1) 2018 results setting the tone for a new twist in the tale analysts have begun to take out calculators as they forecast the bank’s potential year-end earnings. With profit before take sneaking up at a modest4.3 More...

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By Uchenna Ajah On Saturday, May 19th, 2018
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Pharmacist council begins recall of Codeine cough syrup

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) says it has started recalling cough syrup containing Codeine from its stakeholders in compliance with Federal Government directive. Pharmacists council begins recall of codeine More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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Not so sir, Army panel tells General TY Danjuma

The Nigerian Army on Friday said allegations against it by retired Gen. T.Y Danjuma that it colluded with militia in Taraba and refused to protect the people were untrue. Flashback: General TY Danjuma at Taraba More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Governors threaten NNPC over fuel subsidy

National Economic Council (NEC), comprising the 36 State Governors in the country has threatened to take over the responsibility of subsidising petroleum products in their states based on consumption following the More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Senate passes 2018 Budget of N9.12 trillion

The Senate has passed the 2018 Budget of N9.12 Trillion following the consideration and adoption of the Budget report laid on the floor of the upper legislative chamber on Tuesday. President Muhammadu Buhari when More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Buhari will win again without nPDP: El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has dismissed the fears that Buhari’s electoral value would diminish if the aggrieved members of the nPDP pull out of the ruling All Progressives Congress government. In More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Herdsmen attacks: FG approves N10bn to rehabilitate destroyed communities

The Federal Government has approved a rehabilitation fund of N10bn for victims of killer herdsmen attacks in Benue, Nasarawa and Taraba states, as part of efforts to resettle thousands of Internally Displaced Persons More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Corrupt officers won’t go unpunished – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration is determined to bring all corrupt officers to book, regardless of how long it takes. Listing some achievements of his administration, he noted that it More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Ado-Ekiti, Osogbo to be linked by rail , FG signs $6.68b contract

Ado Ekiti, capital of Ekiti state, will be connected to Lagos-Kano rail line, the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi said today as he signed a $6.68 billion dollars contract agreement for the Ibadan-Kaduna More...