Positive corporate earnings to lift equity trading on NSE

…Analysts list FCMB, as stocks to watch By Peter Egwuatu The release of more half year, H1’18 positive corporate results will spike trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE this week as equity trading drew to a positive close, finishing 58 bases points, bps higher on Friday majorly supported by Oil & Gas stocks. File: […]

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Edo Innovation Hub seeks more occupants for co-working spaces, outlines Q3 programmes

Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki The Edo Innovation Hub has opened its doors for entrepreneurs in Edo State and environs to take opportunity of its co-working spaces and other facilities made available at the technology cluster in driving innovation and strengthening the tentacles of the tech ecosystem in the state. The Edo Innovation Hub, a […]

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Cattle ranching: Protest looms in Imo

Herdsmen with their cattle By Chinonso Alozie Owerri The Imo Sociocultural Organization and Town Unions, Monday called on the people of the state to brace up for a peaceful protest against the planned establishment of cattle ranching in the state. The group’s Coordinator Mr. Emeka Diwe and Secretary, Sylvester Nwogu, through a statement to Vanguard […]

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Imam who saved fleeing persons from Plateau killings invited for presidential handshake – Punch Newspapers

Friday Olokor, Jos President Muhammadu Buhari has instructed Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State to bring 83-year-old Imam of Nghar village, Gashish District in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area, Abdullahi Abubakar, for “a hand shake and national honour.” The President reportedly took the decision following reports that the imam saved about 300 persons on June […]

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Fake travel agent in court over alleged N1.2m visa fraud

court A 54 -year-old fake travel agent, Dele Oguntona, charged with obtaining N1.2million under false pretences, was on Monday hauled before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The accused was arraigned before Magistrate O.J. Awope on a two-count charge of obtaining money under false pretences and stealing. Oguntona, who resides at Surulere in Lagos, however, […]

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Police in Edo arrests suspects who killed two kidnapped victims

Police BY GABRIEL ENOGHOLASE BENIN – THE Edo State Police Command has disclosed that it has arrested six suspects that kidnapped one Kester Ehiwe, 60 and Bernard Ebhomielen along Okohuo Road by Ekasa in Ovia North East local government area of Edo State. Edo State Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo who disclosed this at […]

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Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa casts vote as voting gets underway

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa casts his ballot at Sherwood Primary School in Kwekwe on July 30 2018, during general elections. Zimbabweans cast their ballots on July 30 in the country’s first election since authoritarian leader Robert Mugabe was ousted last year, with concerns over fraud and the likelihood of a disputed result clouding voting day. […]

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Seven days downpour wreaks havoc in Calabar

By Emma Una CALABAR—TOR-RENTIAL rains in Calabar, Cross River State and environs  in the past seven days, have left many homes  flooded and  businesses  in comatose. The rains which have been pouring since last week  Monday have caused disruption in  flights into the city with roads waterlogged and  many neighbourhoods flooded. Houses in places such […]

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FIFA U-20 WWC: Dalung showers Falconnets with dollars

Falconets Nigeria team for the FIFA Under-20 Women World Cup, the Falconnets had their morale boosted in their training camp, when sports minister, Solomon Dalung gave the team $7,000. The girls and their coaches have been going on without any allowances since they started training and player their qualification matches for the tournament later in […]

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