Category: National/Politics

Shina Peller Under Immense Pressure to Contest In 2019

There are strong indications that popular Lagos socialite and Chairman of Aquilla Group, Shina Peller, is currently under intense pressure by his indigenes of Oyo State particularly his constituency to run for a political office in the 2019 general elections. According to a source in Oyo politics who spoke to newsmen in anonymity disclosed that…

Heritage Bank Deepens Financial Literacy in Children

In its continuous bid to expose the citizenry to financial literacy at very early age in life, Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s Most Innovative Banking Services Provider, joined the world in celebrating the World Savings’ Day with the theme: Our Future Starts with Savings. The World Savings Day, stresses the ingenuity of savings to economic development,…

Niger Deltans Will Suffer if Avengers Attack Again—APC Chieftain

A chieftain of All Progressive Congress, APC, at Agbarho in Ughelli North Local Government area of Delta State, Theophilus Eridi Ugboduma, has cautioned that the threat by Niger Delta Avengers to resume hostilities and attack on oil facilities will further impoverished the people of the oil rich region. Speaking in a statement issued at Agbarho…

Experts, Parents, Lagos Partner to Tackle Disability In Children

Children living with disabilities in Lagos State and its environs may now heave a sigh of relief as Lagos State Government, some parents and medical experts have agreed to take concerted efforts against disabilities in children. They reached the consensus at the first ‘Stakeholders Summit on Disability’ organized by the office of the Special Adviser…

UBA Group Head Of Marketing Grabs Top Marketing Professional Award

Pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa Plc has continued to make waves on the continent adding more laurels to its ever-increasing list of achievements. This time, its Group Head, Marketing and Corporate Communications, Bola Atta, was recognised as the Top Marketing Professional in West Africa at the 7th Marketing World Awards (MWA) & Marketing…

We Cannot Have Police Of Our Desire If We Continue To Ridicule Reformatory Efforts Of IGP Ibrahim Idris–Adewole

Nigerians have been urged to see the Nigerian Police as a vehicle of law-enforcement and positive change, rather than just a platform for corruption. This advice was given in a statement made available to reporters by the National Coordinator of United Young Professional, Adewole Kehinde in Abuja on Wednesday. “Until we unveil our caged senses…

Boss Appointment: Tonic For Economic Revival, Stability of Governance—Rivers APC

Rivers State All Progressives Congress (APC) commends President Muhammadu Buhari for the appointment of Barr Boss Gida Mustapha as the new Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and expressed happiness that his appointment is what is needed at the moment to reinvigorate both the economy, restore stability and direction for governance in Nigeria.…

How Nigeria Can Develop Key Tourism Market Segments To Grow Economy

Nigeria’s leading online travel agency Jumia Travel delves into examining some of the key tourism market segments that Nigeria can develop to improve the economy. The segments mentioned in this article are not the only existing segments. However, this article has identified 3 areas: Ecotourism, Cultural tourism & Heritage tourism. The concept of ecotourism is…