UNICAL VC, PROF. FLORENCE BANKU-OBI TO SPONSOR RESEARCH ON OGOJA BIG BOY, DORNCKLAIMZ ENAMHE

Friends and associates have not stopped sending ‘thank you’ messages to the Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, UNICAL, Professor Florence Banku-Obi who recently commissioned a research work on the Ogoja-born activist, lawyer, politician and man about town, Dr. Dorncklaimz Enamhe. Prof Banku-Obi had on  Friday, June 25, 2021, stated that she would commission a research project on the person of Dorncklaimz Enamhe, to really unveil the enigma. Her statement followed a post on Facebook by Dr. Enamhe in memory of the late music legend, Michael Jackson. Enamhe had…

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UBA’S NEW RED RADIO TO PODCAST LIVE 24/7

The United bank for Africa (UBA) is leading again through innovation as it launches a podcast, RED Radio, which is available 24/7. The dynamic and creative online radio channel, RED Radio now provides round the clock informative and entertaining content, bringing out the best of Africa. RED Radio www.itsredradio.com  was berthed as part of the communication suite of UBA to provide real time content to listeners across the African continent and globally. UBA’s Group Head Corporate Communications, Bola Atta, explained that the platform is an affirmation of the leading role…

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IF YOU WANT TO WRITE A GREAT BOOK, GO TO PRISON

I am allergic to dictators, even if they somehow manage to dress up in democratic robes. Nigerians cannot ever forget in a hurry how some time ago all the five political parties of a leprous hand manufactured by General Sani Abacha nominated the no-nonsense dictator as Nigeria’s would-be democratic president. Some of us had to resort to guerrilla journalism to stop the dark-goggled evil general in his tracks. Abacha jailed a good number of the journalists and killed some others, a sad example being Bagauda Kaltho. Just the other day,…

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FIRSTBANK’S SMECONNECT PLATFORM CONTINUES TO HELP BUSINESSES THRIVE

Small Medium Enterprises are the ultimate drivers of the economy, and when they are under-utilized and not given the much-needed support to thrive, it has an overriding effect on the overall growth and development of a Nation. In a demonstration of its continuous commitment to National development, FirstBank’s ‘’SMEConnect’ continues to create an atmosphere for SMEs to build, grow and scale. SMEConnect is FirstBank’s value proposition geared towards building the capacity of SMEs to deliver business goals and contribute even more significantly to national development. It is a digital platform…

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IPOB LEADER NNAMDI KANU’S TRIAL TO RESUME JULY 26, REMANDED IN DSS CUSTODY

Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Tuesday,ordered that IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu, who was arrested outside the country by the Interpol and brought back to the country on Sunday, should remain in custody of the Department of State Security, DSS, till July 26 when his trial will resume. Nnamdi Kanu, was brought to court on Tuesday by heavily armed security operatives from both the DSS and the Nigerian Police Force for the arraignment which lasted barely 15 minutes. According to the DSS, Kanu would be…

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