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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Imo Assembly impeaches deputy governor – Punch Newspapers

  There was high level security presence in and out of the Imo State House of Assembly complex as Assembly members on Monday evening impeached Deputy Dovernor, Eze Madumere. The development was sequel to an order of the state high court on Monday which restrained the lawmakers and the state chief Judge, Paschal Nnadi, of […]

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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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Injury-time winner hands Tuchel first win with PSG – Punch Newspapers

Virgiliu Postolachi’s injury-time strike handed Thomas Tuchel his first win as Paris Saint-Germain coach after a pulsating 3-2 victory over Atletico Madrid on Monday. Postolachi, 18, curled a stunning shot past Antonio Adan to settle the friendly after Atletico had recovered from 2-0 down, helped by Antoine Bernede’s own goal on 86 minutes. PSG welcomed […]

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Femi Kuti thrills New Yorkers with electrifying performance

Afrobeats musician Femi Kuti pulled off an electrifying show with his band ‘The Positive Force’ at the Central Park, New York on Sunday. Femi, the son of late music legend Fela Kuti, performed the sixth concert in his ‘One People, One World’ global tour at the park which sparked raving reviews from guests. He shared […]

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Police investigates ‘mysterious’ death of Coptic Bishop – Punch Newspapers

Egyptian police are investigating the death of a Coptic Christian bishop who was found dead in his monastery northwest of Cairo on Sunday, the Coptic Church said. The body of Bishop Epiphanius “was handed to forensic investigators to determine the cause of the death and whether or not it was a murder”, a security official […]

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Ekweremadu not corrupt, EFCC should stay clear -Church chides FG

By Dennis Agbo ENUGU- THE Enugu Diocese of Anglican communion has warned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to stay clear from the Deputy President of Senate, Prof. Ike Ekweremadu, insisting that Ekweremadu had no trace of corruption since his political life. The church said that what the agencies of the federal government are […]

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Buhari has no powers to restructure Nigeria, but NASS — Ex- Enugu Speaker

By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—IMMEDIATE past Speaker of Enugu State House of Assembly, Mr. Eugene Odoh has said President Mohammadu Buhari should not be blamed for the vexed issue of restructuring the Nigeria polity. Senate Odoh said restructuring involves amending the constitution, which he noted is in the purview of the legislature and not in the […]

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Three Nigerian universities face sexual harassment scandals

Since April, three Nigerian universities have been in the spotlight, after their lecturers got involved sexual harassment scandals. These scandals followed actions of female students who opened up on abusive conducts of lecturers towards them in the three universities; namely Obafemi Awolowo Universities, Ile-Ife; University of Lagos, Akoka; and Lagos State University, Ojo. While OAU, […]

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