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Toke Makinwa denies owning house on Banana Island

Popular media personality, Toke Makinwa has denied owning a home on Banana Island, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. Rumours on social media few days ago suggested that Makinwa owned a home on Banana Island and that the home was allegedly repossessed from her by Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). Makinwa has come out to say that […]

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Oyo Commissioner Fakorede free of COVID-19 after 5th test

Oyo State Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Asiwaju Seun Fakorede has tested negative for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) after his fifth test. Fakorede, who is also the youngest commissioner in Nigeria’s history, had on the 26th of June announced that he tested positive for Coronavirus without any symptoms/breakdown. Special Assistant to the commissioner, Nosa Semota told P.M News […]

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Nigerian govt announces NECO, NCEE, NABTEB exam dates

The Federal Government says the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations (SSCE) organised by the National Examination Council (NECO) for SS3 pupils will commence on October 5. The examination will end on November 18, 2020. Also, National Business and Technical Examination Board (NABTEB) examinations will start on September 21. It will end on October 15, 2020. […]

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Gov. Ugwuanyi signs Enugu State’s revised 2020 Budget of N146.4b into Law

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has signed the revised 2020 budget of N146,374,641,080.00 into law, as against the earlier approved budget of N169,557,658,300.00. The revised 2020 budget of N146.4 billion represents 13.67 percent reduction in the initial budget size of N169.6 billion, which amounts to N23,183,017,220.00. The revised budget, which was in response to […]

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COVID-19 patient without symptoms should isolate at home – Govt

The Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee on COVID-19 in Kwara State, Femi Oladiji, has said only those with symptoms of COVID-19 can be isolated at the isolation centre. Oladiji disclosed that the government has changed its strategy hence those who are asymptomatic can self isolate at home. He disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria […]

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NCC provides six helpful tips to enjoy privileges associates with FOI Act

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has revealed steps Nigerians can take in order to enjoy the privileges provided by the Freedom Of Information Act, FOIA. Recall that the FOI Act was passed by the National Assembly in May 2011 and signed into law by the then President, Goodluck Jonathan the same month. The FOI is […]

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COVID-19: 4 of 50 persons arrested in Kwara nightclub test positive for coronavirus

Four out of the 50 people arrested in the early hours of July 18, at a night club in Ilorin by the Kwara Technical Committee on COVID-19 have tested positive for the virus. The Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee on COVID-19 in the state, Dr Femi Oladiji, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday […]

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Gunmen attack Kogi community, kill 14 persons of same family

Tragedy struck again in Kogi State following the killing of 14 persons in Agudu, Bassa community in Kogi Local Government Area by unknown gunmen. It was reliably gathered that the incident happened at about 2:30 am on Wednesday as many residents injured have since been receiving treatment at the hospital. Sources told DAILY POST that […]

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Sterling Bank takes banking to WhatsApp. How to get started

Sterling Bank Plc, one of Nigeria’s leading commercial banks, today announced a personalised banking experience for existing customers and prospective account holders through the popular messaging app – WhatsApp. Customers can now initiate bank transfers, and airtime and bill payments, check balance and BVN enquiries, as well as statement generation directly on WhatsApp with the […]

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Nigeria’s crude oil earnings under threat as India oil imports hit 10 year low

Nigeria’s crude oil earnings faces a major threat after India, the world’s third-largest importer of crude, recorded its lowest oil imports in 10 years in the month of June. Reports from Reuters indicate India oil imports dropped in the month of June as its refineries reduced demand due to maintenance and turnarounds. India reportedly imported […]

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Working from home: Nigerian bankers share their experiences

Nigeria declared a nationwide lockdown in April this year, with the aim of curtailing the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic. This was a total lockdown, where activities in all sectors of the economy, including banks and other financial institutions, ground to a halt.   Four weeks later, President Muhammadu Buhari announced a phased and gradual easing of the lockdown. As part […]

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How the Coronavirus has impacted Forex trading

The Coronavirus pandemic has had a profound impact on the financial world, including on Forex trading. Global markets have crashed, and a worldwide recession is consequently looming. Forex bonuses, such as those offered on fxbonusoffers.com, have also been affected. Currently, global markets are trying to recover, but will this trend continue? Levels of demand are […]

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SAIPEM posts €616m loss in first half of 2020

Italian energy firm, Saipem has released its first half year results for 2020, with revenue of €4.5 billion, of which only €1.5billion was earned in the second quarter. It however posted a net loss of 616 million euros (559.17 million pounds) in the second quarter following writedowns. The company said the industry faced uncertain demand […]

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Juventus-bound Arthur snubs Barca training as Champions League looms

Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo could face sanctions for failing to turn up at training with Barcelona, who concluded a deal to sell him to Juventus a month ago. The Catalan club says the player is under contract until the end of the season and has demanded he return, with the local press claiming he was […]

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COVID-19 kills Zimbabwe minister Perrance Shiri, hits broadcaster ZBC

Perrance Shiri, Zimbabwe’s Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement Minister died today, a few days after his driver succumbed to COVID-19. President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced Shiri’s death on Twitter: “I am deeply saddened to inform the nation of the death of the Minister of Agriculture, Air Chief Marshall (rtd) Perrance Shiri, a long time friend […]

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Dogara is under Luciferean spell to have gone back to APC – Fani-Kayode

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode says he is convinced that the former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara is under a Luciferean spell to have gone back to the All Progressives Congress, APC.Dogara recently dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and returned to the APC where he was two years ago. Reacting to […]

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Sallah: Lagos bans sale of rams on highways, parks, medians

The Lagos State Government has banned the sale of rams on highways, parks and medians across the state in readiness for Eid-el-Kabir celebration. The government also charged residents to be mindful of a cleaner Environment as they celebrate the Ed-eil-Kabir this weekend. In a release signed by the Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, […]

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Sam Adeyemi reacts to southern Kaduna killings

The senior pastor of the Daystar Christian Centre, Sam Adeyemi, has reacted to the recent killing of persons in Southern Kaduna by suspected herdsmen. Recall that a group, Southern Kaduna Peoples Union, SOKAPU, had alerted the public that its area was under a genocidal campaign by Fulani militia. The group said the victim are mostly […]