EXPLAINER: 10 things to know about Access Bank, Diamond Bank merger
Beginning 2011 and effectively in 2012, Access Bank took over the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc.
Alleged Diezani Loot: Court adjourns arraignment of two bank directors
An executive director at First Bank, Dauda Lawal, will also be arraigned.
Give me more time, Buhari tells Nigerians on 76th birthday
Mr Buhari also said he will keep reminding Nigerians about his performance in office so far.
NLC condemns arrest of Sierra Leonean union leaders
The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) condemns in the harshest tone possible such brutal infraction of trade union rights.
Nigeria Customs gets ‘presidential nod’ to distribute seized items to IDPs, orphanages nationwide
The items like rice, second-hand clothes and groundnut oil were hitherto distributed to IDP camps in the North-east only
Nigerian govt resumes talks with striking Polytechnic teachers
The teachers have been on strike since December 12.
MALABU: Eni, Shell knew of corrupt payments to Nigerian officials — Judge
The judge, Giusy Barbara, also berated Nigerian politicians and officials involved in the controversial deal.
NASS workers begin strike two days before Buhari presents budget
Electricity and water to the compound have been cut.
Osinbajo in Austria for Africa, Europe Heads of Government meeting
The vice president would be speaking on the theme of the forum, ‘Taking Cooperation to the Digital Age’, which is holding on December 17 and 18.
Nigerian Army organises parade for Buhari on birthday
The president is clocking 76 today.
Companies to try four-day work week to curb stress, burnout
Meanwhile, many are exceeding 40 hours a week anyway.
Three days after attacking UNICEF, Nigerian Army wants Amnesty International office closed
The army said there is credible evidence that the organisation is working hard to destabilise the country.
2019: APC says PDP has no alternative governance agenda
He said APC has spent the last three and half years carrying out massive infrastructure projects in all the 36 states of the federation.
Nigerian airports record 10.9m passengers, 163,646 aircraft movements in nine months – FAAN
There was an increase of 1.7 million passengers from 2017.
How Nigerian govt’s failures fuel farmers, herders conflict causing nearly 4,000 deaths – Amnesty International
At least 3,641 people killed between 2016 and 2018, most of them this year.
Restructuring to be discussed at presentation of ‘We are all Biafrans’ book
The foreword of the book was written by Atiku Abubakar.
Suspected kidnappers kill man, driver on mission to deliver ransom
The police also named the victims.
Nigerian alumni of U.S. exchange programmes hold maiden dinner
There are about 350 members of the association in the southwest.
Trailer loaded with cows kills three people, injures 24 others
“We have also recorded the death of seven cows.”
Police still holding Deji Adeyanju as evidence emerges of previous acquittal
The activist was freed of murder charges after a lengthy trial.