POLITICS

Ganduje Sacks Sanusi _Ada Nkong

The Kano State government has announced the removal of the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, from office. The Secretary to the State Government, Usman Alhaji, announced this on Monday at the State Executive Council meeting at the Government House in Kano. Alhaji said the state government took the decision to remove the traditional ruler… Continue reading Ganduje Sacks Sanusi _Ada Nkong

EDUCATION

ASUU COMMENCES STRIKE_Ada Nkong

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Monday ,says it is commencing a two weeks warning strike. ASUU National President, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, announced this at end of the National Executive Council meeting(NEC) held at the Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT). Ogunyemi said the strike action was to compel Federal government to implement… Continue reading ASUU COMMENCES STRIKE_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Second Coronavirus Case Confirmed in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

The Minister of Health has announced a second confirmed case of Coronavirus in Nigeria. The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, announced this on Monday while briefing journalists at a press conference in Benin City, the Edo State capital at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH). Ehanire stressed, that the newly confirmed case was… Continue reading Second Coronavirus Case Confirmed in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Sudan’s Prime Minister Survives Assassination Attempt_Ada Nkong

Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok has survived an assassination attempt in the capital, Khartoum, according to state media.Hamdok was moved to a safe location after an explosion on Monday targeted his convoy, state television said.Members of Hamdok's office confirmed to Al Jazeera that the prime minister is "in a safe place". "The prime minister's convoy… Continue reading Sudan’s Prime Minister Survives Assassination Attempt_Ada Nkong

HUMAN INTEREST

Traffic Gridlock on Nyanya- Keffi Express Steals Man hours_Ada Nkong

For residents of the satellite towns on the Keffi Axis bordering the FCT, the only way to access the FCT where most of them work and transact business is through the Nyanya-Keffi express. The road has been bedevilled by gridlock for as long as anyone can remember. This is not unconnected to the high cost… Continue reading Traffic Gridlock on Nyanya- Keffi Express Steals Man hours_Ada Nkong

ECONOMY · Governance · POLITICS

We will bridge infrastructural gap with $22.7bn loan-BMO_Femi Ehiabhi

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO), on Sunday, lectured Nigerians on the $22.7bn loan approved by the Senate. According to the group, the approved loan will bridge the country’s infrastructure gap and launch it into the league of nations with top-class infrastructure in the shortest possible time. In a statement signed by its Chairman Niyi Akinsiju… Continue reading We will bridge infrastructural gap with $22.7bn loan-BMO_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS

Covid-19:WHO Commends Nigeria’s Handling

The Director-General of the United Nations health agency, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, has recognised Nigeria's effort to stop Coronavirus in a tweet on Saturday. He also thanked the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) for its efforts since the index case of the virus. Ghebreyesus said Nigeria was swift and transparent in the way it shared… Continue reading Covid-19:WHO Commends Nigeria’s Handling

BANKING · ECONOMY · WORLD NEWS

India’s Yes Bank experience run by depositors_Femi Ehiabhi

Rana Kapoor, founder of India’s Yes Bank was arrested Sunday on allegations of money laundering. His bank has been experiencing a run by depositors, amid efforts by India’s Central Bank to formulate a rescue plan for the country’s fourth-largest private lender. In a late-night move Friday, the Central Bank seized control and imposed withdrawal limits… Continue reading India’s Yes Bank experience run by depositors_Femi Ehiabhi

OPINION

IWD 2020: Good Wife Vs Good Woman?_Ada Nkong

Women have been urged to excel in all that they do as this will help the cause for gender parity.Speaking on the sidelines if a roundtable organized by the Development bank of Nigeria to mark the International women's day, Mrs Jane Unah ,a banker stressed the need for an all round self improvement in women."If… Continue reading IWD 2020: Good Wife Vs Good Woman?_Ada Nkong