FIRSTBANK TO NIGERIANS: OUR SOUTH EAST BRANCHES ARE FULLY OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Nigeria’s foremost financial institution, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that all its branches in the South-East are fully in operation. The bank made the announcement in a brief statement it issued on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. The statement urged Nigerians to disregard any news making the rounds that is contrary to this. Read the statement here: “Public Announcement This is to inform the public that our South East branches are fully open for business. Please disregard any news making the rounds that is contrary to this. Thank you”.…

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I DON’T DRINK BOTTLES; I DRINK BEER

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu The party is heavy, but the beer is even heavier. In the present tense of liquor, it’s a rollicking night of highs and higher highs in which, under the inspiration of booze, the face of every girl looks like that of an angel from the heavens. A party in a bar is the very next thing to paradise which duly justifies Ernest Hemingway’s words: “If you want to know about a culture, spend a night in its bars.” And what is more, Paracelsus, the Greek physician,…

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JCI IKEJA SENSITISES ENTREPRENEURS ON BUSINESS INNOVATION, CREATIVITY

Junior Chamber International (JCI), Ikeja has recently organised its annual forum which was focused on reaching out and sensitising Micro Small Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) on how to scale up innovation and creativity in the various sectors of the economy. It revealed that in order for entrepreneurs to be successful at sustaining and developing their businesses it is essential to have a mindset that begins with acquiring and investing majorly in the knowledge and information of the sort of business they are operating. The leadership organisation during the forum which was…

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THOSE WHO WANT TO DESTROY THIS COUNTRY HAVE SHOCK COMING THEIR WAY— PRESIDENT BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday issued a stern warning to those bent on destroying the country through promoting insurrection, and burning down critical national assets: a rude shock awaits them, and very soon too. The President spoke after he received briefing from Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, on series of attacks on facilities of the electoral body round the country. “I receive daily security reports on the attacks, and it is very clear that those behind them want this administration to fail,” President Buhari said.…

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