OHANAZOEZE FAMILY PICKS FEB. 24TH FOR PATRIARCH’S BURIAL

The Ohanazoeze family of Umuhu Okija in Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State has announce the transition of their patriarch, Chief Titus Ofulundenwa Ohanazoeze (Omeakachie). He was aged 85. A statement signed by Chief Sunnex Ohanazoeze (Agujiegbe) on behalf of the family indicates that the deceased rites of passage will commence on Wednesday, 24th February, 2021 with vigil/mass at his compound. On Thursday, February 25th, 2021, the burial mass will hold in his compound followed by internment and reception. Friday 26th and Saturday, 27th 2021, will feature condolence visits by friends,…

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EX CUSTOMS BOSS, ABDULLAHI DIKKO IS DEAD

The immediate past Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Abdullahi Dikko, is dead. Dikko, who led the NCS from 2009 to 2015, reportedly died after a protracted illness. Before his death, Dikko was facing a probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission as well as the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission. His house said to be worth N1.1bn as well as cars worth hundreds of millions of naira were seized by the EFCC under the leadership of erstwhile Chairman, Ibrahim Magu. However, his case could not…

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WHY MCSN IS GIVING HOTELIERS CONCESSION

In sympathy with hoteliers in Lagos, the Musical Copyright Society Nigeria Ltd/Gte (MCSN) has decided to grant them concessions for the years 2020 and 2021 to enable them weather the effects of the ongoing Covid 19 global pandemic. The Chief Executive Officer of the Society, Mr. Mayo Ayilaran, made this known last week when MCSN held a joint press conference with Hotel Owners and Managers Association of Lagos (HOMAL). According to him, the Society sympathizes with the Hotel Owners and Managers Association of Lagos at a time like this when…

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IT’S OFFICIAL! FMR CBN GOVERNOR, PROF SOLUDO JOINS ANAMBRA GOVERNORSHIP RACE

Former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has declared his intention to run for the governorship of Anambra in the November 6 poll. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Soludo would be running on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). Declaring his ambition on Thursday in Awka, he said he had been a party man since 2013 and would be better, if APGA offered him the ticket. He promised to achieve victory for the party, hoping to leverage his international connections…

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