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Commercial banks in frenzy as they seek N1.5 trillion boost

Commercial banks have gone into a frenzy to attract small businesses ever since the Central Bank of Nigeria issued a directive that they should maintain a minimum Loan to Deposit Ratio (LDR) of 60% effective from the end of September 2019. Reacting to the directive, Head of Research and Strategy at FSDH Merchant Bank, Mr […]

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MultiChoice plans reduction in DSTV subscription fees across some African countries

PayTV company, MultiChoice, has decided to reduce its subscription fees in some of its key markets across Africa. The company intends to cut subscription rates of DSTV and GOtv in selected countries but Nigerian subscribers will not be among the beneficiaries. Subscription prices are expected to remain the same in Nigeria, as MultiChoice’s plan is […]

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FBI’s list of 80 Nigerians indicted for fraud : Nigerians react

Following the FBI’s release of a list containing about 80 Nigerians who were involved in a money laundering case, Nigerians have taken to social media platform, Twitter to react and express their views on the matter. The United States Department of Justice had released a statement on Thursday which included the list and the charges including conspiracy […]

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NNPC under-remits N77.92 billion deducted from earnings

In its latest report on Nigeria’s share in the sale of crude oil and gas produced in 2017, the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has disclosed that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) under-remitted N77.92 billion out of the N297 billion deducted from earnings from the Domestic Crude Allocation as costs and losses.  According to […]

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FBI’s clampdown on Nigerian fraudsters is worse than you imagined!

Nigeria is used to being painted in a bad light, no thanks to the activities of fraudsters who have consistently refused to repent. But have you ever considered how this affects you as a Nigerian? Barely a week after Nigerians woke up to the news that America’s Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested Invictus Group’s Obinwanne Okeke over […]

Naija News

Tribunal sack Dino Melaye has senator representing Kogi west

  In a judgement delivered on Friday, the tribunal led by A.O. Chijiok ordered a fresh election in the district. Smart Adeyemi, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the February 26 election, had approached the tribunal and challenged Melaye’s victory on the grounds that there were cases of irregularities including over-voting and non-compliance […]

Entertainment

“My king, I love you Baba Ibeji” – Funke Akindele eulogizes husband JJC Skillz on their wedding anniversary

Funke Akindele and her husband JJC Skillz are celebrating their wedding anniversary today August 23 and the popular actress took to her Instagram page to share clips with multiple loved up photos of them. She captioned one of the clips, “All glory to God! My boo! My king! Love you always. #happyweddinganniversary” Going further with the shower of […]

Entertainment

Lil Kesh gives proof confirming the rumors of him dating Iyabo Ojo’s daughter, Priscilla

Popular Nigerian rapper, Lil Kesh has seemingly confirmed the rumors of an ongoing intimate relationship between himself and Iyaba Ojo’s daughter, Priscilla. On his Instagram page, the YAGI boss shared a photo of himself and Priscilla posing by his lovely bike and he captioned, “When I see you I know say Nkan Be,” accompanied with a love emoji. The […]

Entertainment

BBNaija: Why I’ve Never Won Arena Games – Tacha

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, housemate, Tacha has revealed why she has never won arena games since the reality show started. The BBNaija housemate said her strength was not in arena games, hence her failure during the games. Speaking with fellow housemate last night, Tacha, however, said if the arena games were within her strength, she […]

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BBNaija: What Seyi Told Biggie About Frodd, Esther’s ‘Relationship’

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, Housemate Seyi on Thursday disclosed his opinions about the brewing relationship between Frodd and Esther. Seyi speaking to Big Brother during his diary session on Thursday, said he felt Frodd and Esther were not a good love pair. According to him, “Frodd and Esther’s relationship is toxic and unhealthy. I don’t think […]

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Ex-INEC boss, Iwu reveals when his ordeal with EFCC started

Prof. Maurice Iwu, embattled former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has disclosed that his troubles with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) began during the last presidential election. In a statement he personally signed and issued to reporters in Owerri, Iwu claimed EFCC operatives seized his international passport and prevented him […]

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Imo: Okorocha stole N1trillion – Ihedioha

Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has accused former Governor Rochas Okorocha, of stealing N1trillion while in power. This was contained in a statement on Friday issued by his Special Adviser on Media, Steve Osuji. “Available records show that in eight years, former Governor Okorocha mismanaged about One Trillion Naira belonging to Imo State”, he said. […]

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Buhari’s aide speaks on list of 80 Nigerians arrested by FBI

The presidency has reacted to the list of 80 Nigerians arrested by the United States government for fraud-related crimes. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), in a press statement released in Los Angeles, California on Thursday by US attorney Nick Hanna, announced the arrest of “many Nigerians” in an ongoing investigation related to fraud cases. […]

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Marco Silva reveals when Alex Iwobi will play first game for Everton

Everton boss, Marco Silva has provided an update on the fitness of Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi, ahead of Saturday’s Premier League clash away at Aston Villa. The manager suggested that Iwobi is not in tiptop condition because he did not take part in pre-season training before his move to The Toffees on deadline day. […]

Entertainment

‘Blackface is irrelevant in the music industry’ – Reno Omokri

Former presidential media aide, Reno Omokri has taken to twitter to say Nigerian Dancehall Singer and member of the now defunct ‘Platashun boiz’, Blackface has slipped into irrelevance in the Nigerian Music Industry. Reno said this while responding to a Tweet from his follower who asked for an ‘Iphone X’. Reno likened the irrelevance of […]

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Mercy Johnson reveals how she puts work and marriage together

Nollywood actress and Mother of 4, Mercy Johnson was a guest at the BBC pidgin, and she spoke about her life, marriage, career amongst other things. In the interview session which was tagged “Question Till Mouth Pain You With Mercy”, the actress answered numerous questions till she got tired. When asked how she copes with marriage […]

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“Dating a stingy man is like a disease, Stay away” -Toke Makinwa

Toke Makinwa has warned her female followers to stay away from miserly people who find it difficult to spend on themselves and on others. The media personality, in a new video, explained how exhausting it is dating a stingy person. She also condemned men who, when they go on dates, scrutinize the bill and keep […]

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Davido’s ’30BG necklace’ spotted in Lagos traffic, being sold for N4,000

Nigerian singer Davido might just make it in the Jewelry industry if he decides to quit singing. Just recently, the famous 30BG diamond chain was spotted in Lagos traffic and the seller was willing to sell it for N4,000. The seller was adamant the piece of Jewelry was authentic and it was made by an […]