BOROJAH’S LAW

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu “Shock your wife!” I am only reiterating the law handed down to me by Borojah, a rambunctious neighbour of mine who claims to be a poet though I’ve never come across a verse written by him. I do not know if he can scan. He only happens to be famous as the neighbourhood king of boys, leading endless delegations of his multiform friends to many a Lagos beer hall. Variously known as Obi of Ikate, Poet, Nna-anyi, Noisemaker, Agbero, Norman the Gambler, Maximum Trouble or whatever,…

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JOY UNLIMITED EXTRAVAGANZA PROMO: GLO BEGINS REDEMPTION OF PRIZES THURSDAY

Total telecommunications solutions provider, Globacom, will this week begin the redemption of its pledge to deliver a total of 500,000 amazing prizes to winners of its on-going Joy Unlimited Extravaganza promotion. In a statement released in Lagos on Monday, the company said Gloworld, 21 Adeola Odeku Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, will on Thursday, November 18, host the first prize-presentation event. “In fulfillment of the commitment we made to our subscribers when we unveiled the promo, we will present prizes to the first set of winners in our Joy Unlimited Extravaganza…

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JUST IN! ALIKO DANGOTE’S BROTHER, SANI BURIED IN KANO

The remains of the late Vice Chairman of the Dangote Group, Sani Dangote, has been buried in Kano. Sani’s corpse arrived in Nigeria on Wednesday morning from the United States following a delay in documentation. The family had planned to have the body in Kano on Tuesday. Sani Dangote, the younger brother of Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote, died in the US on Sunday, November 14 after a brief illness.

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IBOM AIR SIGNS DEAL WITH AIRBUS FOR 10 NEW AIRCRAFT

Ibom Air has signed deal with Airbus at the on going Dubai Air Show. According to Akwa Ibom Governor, Emmanuel Udom ” am pleased to witness the signing of the agreement between Ibom Air and Air Bus to order ten (10) A220 aircraft at the ongoing Dubai Air show, taking place at the purpose built DWC event arena in Dubai. The order of the ten (10) Airbus A220 is in line with our aggressive growth plan, which will see Ibom Air expanding its footprint into new domestic routes as well…

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AFREXIM BANK AND GEOMETRIC POWER SIGN USD 50M FACILITY FOR THE ABA IPP AS IKPEAZU SECURES MULTI-MILLION NAIRA FUNDING FOR EXPORT EXPANSION PROGRAM RESOURCE CENTER

Geometric Power Ltd and Afrexim Bank on Monday in Durban, South Africa, signed a USD50M facility for the operationalisation of the Aba Integrated Power Project. The signing ceremony is the culmination of years of shuttle diplomacy which Governor Okezie Ikoeazu has been undertaking to ensure the operationalisation of the Power project which is key to rapid economic development of Aba and Abia State. This facility will unlock the needed funding outlay required for the immediate operationalisation of the Aba Power Project. Governor Ikpeazu, while speaking at the signing ceremony, said…

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