FIRST BANK CEO, ADEDUNTAN, NAMED MEMBER BRETTON WOODS COMMITTEE

Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that its CEO, Dr. Adesola Adeduntan has been honoured with membership of Bretton Woods Committee (BWC). FirstBank has also joined Bretton Woods Committee as an Organisational Supporter in line with the commitment to demonstrate cooperation and foster global well-being. The membership, which is by invitation only, is in recognition of Dr. Adeduntan’s sterling leadership qualities including efforts in ensuring that FirstBank remains at the forefront in promoting financial inclusion in Africa. According to Bretton Woods,…

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ENDSARS: OSINBAJO BEGS NIGERIAN YOUTHS, SAYS ‘WE’LL MOVE FASTER ON YOUR DEMANDS’

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has finally spoken on the ongoing #EndSARS protests across the country and the rest of the world. There have been calls for the vice-president, who is a professor of law, to speak up on the demand by the youth to end police brutality in Nigeria. On Friday night, the vice-president apologised to Nigerians for the slow response of the federal government to the issues. “Dear Nigerians, I know that many of you are angry, and understandably so. We could’ve moved faster and for this we are sorry,”…

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ENDSARS: POLICE TO SACK 37 EX-SARS OPERATIVES FOR MISCONDUCT

37 former members of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) have been penciled for dismissal from service The Police Service Commission has allegedly penciled down names of about 37 former members of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) for dismissal from service. This was disclosed by the commission in a statement issued by its spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani on Friday. . According to the Commission, 24 ex-SARS operatives will be prosecuted for professional misconduct. The statement was the highlights of the Report of the Presidential Panel on Reform of the Special…

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