Ebonyi N-Power beneficiaries recount success stories

By Chijioke Okoronkwo Some beneficiaries of the N-Power Programme in Ebonyi State say the scheme has impacted positively on their lives and those who benefit from services they render at their various  Places of Primary Assignment (PPA). Mr Justice Bibiye, Communications Manager, National Social Investment Office, NSIO, in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja, said […]

Adeyemo, Nigerian who helped US fight recession, appointed president of Obama Foundation

Adewale Adeyemo, a Nigerian-American economic expert, has been appointed president of the Obama Foundation. Adeyemo had served in the administration of former president Obama as deputy national security adviser (NSA) for international economics and he is reputed to have helped the US combat the global economic recession of 2008. According to the foundation, Adeyemo will lead […]

Funding major problem to SMEs growth, development — Official

growth, development — Official 1 hour ago 0  104  0 By Chinyere Joel-Nwokeoma Funding is a major problem affecting the growth and development of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria. Ms Chetachi Ezenagu, Regional Head, Yaba/Surulere Business, Fidelity Bank said this during the bank’s SMEs forum in Lagos on Tuesday. To this end, the bank said it […]

FG to review revenue sharing: States, LGs to get more

By Racheal Ishaya The Federal Government says it will set up a committee in the coming week to review the revenue sharing formula for Federal, States and Local Governments due to current economic realities. The Chairman, Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), Mr Elias Mbam disclosed this to newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday, shortly […]

FOTOS… Taskforce forcefully shaves young men’s hair with scissors in Niger state

There was a drama in Kontagora, Niger state as the state task-force forcefully shaved young men’s hair yesterday August 5th. According to Hausa media platform, Rariya, the men were accused of carrying ”uncomplimentary” hairdo. The taskforce members used scissors to cut their hair. See photos below by TaboolaSponsored LinksYou May www.correctng.com


PRESS RELEASE 6th August, 2019 The Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane has stated that the State Government would continue to collaborate with the Bank of Agriculture in order to give the Agricultural sector the desired attention. The SSG made the disclosure when he received Mr. Ibrahim Alamba, Zonal Manager, […]