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Ecobank has more presence in Africa than others – MD

As the platform of choice for convenient, affordable and instant banking services, Ecobank has more presence in Africa than any other financial institution in...

Kaduna declares free education for girls in public secondary schools

Governor Nasir El-Rufai has declared free education for all female students in public secondary schools in Kaduna state. The commissioner for Education, Science and...

Bandits kidnap NSCDC personnel, demand N50million ransom

Suspected bandits have kidnapped a personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) along Tangaza-Balle road in Sokoto state. The incident reportedly...

Gunmen kill 5 in Benue

Police in Benue State on Friday night confirmed the killing of five people in Tse Vue village of Ukum Local Government Area of the...

CBN withdraws Skye Bank license, secure customers’ deposit with bridge bank

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has withdrawn the license of Skye Bank Plc after two years of providing life line to the bank....

Motorcyclist, four others crushed to death on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Five persons yesterday evening lost their lives in a fatal accident involving two vehicles and a motorcycle at Mowe, Lagos-Ibadan expressway. A total number...

IPAC campaigns against electoral violence in Osun

The Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has called for credible and free election in Osun state just as it campaigned against electoral violence. Mrs Aye...

1,973 aspirants jostle for 469 APC NASS tickets

*as Oshiomhole inaugurates legislative screening committee The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday inaugurated a high-level legislative...

Al-Makura reacts to Senator Adamu’s probe

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State, says time has come to investigate some issues that happened during the tenure of former governor of...

Dogara’s exit won’t affect me – Bauchi governor

Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State says the defection of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, would not affect his re-election...