OGENE IGBO IS NOT YOUR ENEMY, YOU ARE YOUR ENEMY!

.NDI OGBUNIKE BEWARE OF AMBASSADORS OF POVERTY “Ambassadors of poverty areThose whose actions and inactionsReduce their people’s expectation to nothingness.Those whose antecedentsHave lost the spark to inspireWhile their people lie in surrender having been defeated by poverty” With this poem by POC Umeh, I will ridicule Ogbuefi/Ichie Dr. Harris Chuma, Ogene Igbo,for his sins. Over the weekend, I grappled with the aim to understand the Press release, signed by the incumbent leadership of Ogbunike Progress Union OPU, denouncing their Son and Brother, Chief Dr. Harris Chuma-Odili. This letter was signed…

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LAGOS ASSEMBLY SHOWERS ENCOMIUM ON REMI TINUBU AT 60

The Lagos State House of Assembly has poured encomiums on wife of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Senator Oluremi Tinubu as she celebrates her 60th Birthday on Monday, September 21, 2020 The her birthday was raised under personal explanation during plenary on Monday by the Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. (Dr.) Mudashiru Obasa. Obasa stated that the day was special as it marked the birthday of Senator Oluremi Tinubu, who he described as a special woman, a priceless gift, and a great source of inspiration to women. The Speaker stressed…

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HERITAGE BANK MD CALLS FOR IMPACTFUL BANKING ROLES TO AID SPEEDY ECONOMIC RECOVERY

In the quest to aid speedy economic recovery and impactful service delivery to stakeholders caused by macro-economic headwinds and Covid-19, banking sector’s players have been charged to maximize the opportunities by re-strategizing its roles that will address emerging risks. The MD/CEO of Heritage Bank Plc, Ifie Sekibo made the call during the 47th Quarterly Meeting of the Association of Chief Audit Executives of Banks in Nigeria (ACAEBIN) with the theme “Elevating Internal Audit’s Role in the Face of Emerging Risks and Opportunities” held virtually on Microsoft Team’s platform, which was…

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THOUSANDS GATHER AS LATE EMIR OF ZAUZZAU IS BURIED IN ZARIA

Thousands of people yesterday, converged at Zaria, Kaduna State, as the remains of the late Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu Idris, was buried. Prominent Nigerians who attended the funeral included Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika and Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu. Others include the Secretary to State Government, Balarabe Lawal-Abbas, Speaker Yusuf Zailani, among others. The remains of the…

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KADUNA DESCENDS ON GAMBLING HOUSES, SHUTS OVER 40 BET9JA OFFICES

The Kaduna Internal Revenue Service (KADIRS), has so far, shut down 40 bet9ja offices in the last seven days, in its ongoing operation to close all unregistered gaming offices in the state. Mr Liye Anthony, Head of Gaming in the agency, who made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday, added that eight others were also closed within the period. Anthony said that five King Bet, two Access Bet offices and one office of Derby Lotto were also closed, amounting to 48 offices…

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