RELIGION · Security

CAN Chairman killed by Boko Haram_Erik Ogar

Boko Haram insurgents have killed the chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Lawan Andimi, in Michika local government area of Adamawa state. Ahmad Salkida, a journalist with years of experience reporting the activities of the insurgents, in a series of tweets said Andimi was killed on Monday. Andimi was abducted early January when… Continue reading CAN Chairman killed by Boko Haram_Erik Ogar

EDUCATION

2020 UTME REGISTRATIONS: Licences withdrawn from 11 Centres_Ehiabhi Femi

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has withdrawn licences from 11 centres for charging candidates exorbitant amount in the ongoing 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) registration. Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, Registrar of the board, made this known in Abuja on Tuesday, at an interactive session with stakeholders. Oloyede said that the proliferation of tutorial… Continue reading 2020 UTME REGISTRATIONS: Licences withdrawn from 11 Centres_Ehiabhi Femi

Judiciary

BREAKING: Justice Abubakar Bashir Wali is Dead_Ehiabhi Femi

A former Supreme Court judge, Justice Abubakar Bashir Wali, is dead. Family sources told newsmen that the late jurist died at his residence in Kano after a protracted illness. Justice Wali was the first judge from the Shariah Court of Appeal to rise through the rank to become a Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. Details… Continue reading BREAKING: Justice Abubakar Bashir Wali is Dead_Ehiabhi Femi

FAMILY · Royalty · WORLD NEWS

Duke of Sussex reunites with Dutchess in Canada_Ehiabhi Femi

The Duke of Sussex has arrived in Canada as he prepares for a new life away from royal duties. Prince Harry landed on Vancouver Island on Tuesday morning to be reunited with his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, and their eight-month-old son Archie. It comes after the duke said he was "taking a leap of faith" in… Continue reading Duke of Sussex reunites with Dutchess in Canada_Ehiabhi Femi

Transportation

Amaechi Summons Stakeholders Over Lagos Ibadan Rail Completion_ Ada Nkong

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has summoned a meeting of all stakeholders in the Lagos Ibadan rail project to discuss options for ensuring that the project is delivered.The Minister who spoke to journalist after the monthly inspection of the Lagos Ibadan rail said he can no longer guarantee the completion of the project by… Continue reading Amaechi Summons Stakeholders Over Lagos Ibadan Rail Completion_ Ada Nkong

Crime · Judiciary

Malabu Oil Deal: EFCC to Arraign Adoke, Six Others Today_Ehiabhi Femi

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will today arraign a former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mister, Mohammed Adoke. The anti-graft agency had filed 12 counts against Mr Adoke, Aliyu Abubakar, Rasky Gbinigie, as well as Malabu Oil and Gas Limited before a Federal Capital Territory High Court in Abuja. Others listed… Continue reading Malabu Oil Deal: EFCC to Arraign Adoke, Six Others Today_Ehiabhi Femi

ACCIDENTS · TRAVELS

ACCIDENT ALONG MAI’ADUA-SHARGALLE ROAD: Conflicting figures between FRSC and NPF_Ehiabhi Femi

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has disputed the claims of the police about an accident along Mai’adua-Shargalle Road, Mashi Local Government Area, Katsina State, on Monday. The corps said contrary to police claims, seven persons were killed while 58 were injured in the accident. According to the corps’ spokesperson, Bisi Kazeem, the accident involved a white… Continue reading ACCIDENT ALONG MAI’ADUA-SHARGALLE ROAD: Conflicting figures between FRSC and NPF_Ehiabhi Femi

TECHNOLOGY

Revenue from Cloud IT infrastructure Products decline_Ehiabhi Femi

Vendor revenue from sales of IT infrastructure products (server, enterprise storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud environments, including public and private cloud, declined in the third quarter of 2019 (3Q19) as the overall IT infrastructure market continues to experience weakening sales following strong growth in 2018, IDC reveals. The decline of 1.8% year over year… Continue reading Revenue from Cloud IT infrastructure Products decline_Ehiabhi Femi

ECONOMY · INSURANCE

CONTRIBUTORY PENSION SCHEME: PenCom orders PFAs’ to implement enhancement_Ehiabhi Femi

The National Pension Commission has directed the Pension Fund Administrators to implement pension enhancement for retirees on programmed withdrawal under the Contributory Pension Scheme. PenCom said in a statement that this would be the second edition of the pension enhancement for retirees on the programmed withdrawal mode of retirement. It stated, “The pension enhancement is… Continue reading CONTRIBUTORY PENSION SCHEME: PenCom orders PFAs’ to implement enhancement_Ehiabhi Femi