Nigeria news today headlines update Monday 25th February 2019
These are the Nigeria news today headlines update from Nigeria newspaper.
target=_blank>Four Alleged Motorcycle Robbers Arrested In Ogun
XAVIER NDAH Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a four man armed robbery gang who specialised in snatching motorcycles in Agbara area of the state and its environs. Police sources said the snatched motorcycles are sold at giveaway prices to unsuspecting members of the public just as the robbers confess their adventure is
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target=_blank>Thugs Assault Journalists In Edo
Benin – Osagbovo Iguobaro, the Peoples Daily Newspaper’s Correspondent in Edo State was on Saturday assaulted by thugs suspected to be loyal to one of the state house of Assembly candidate in the governorship and House of Assembly election in Arue primary school Uromi in Esan North East local government area of the state. Trouble started
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target=_blank>Woman Operating ‘Women In Oil’ Alleged Illegal Business Docked
XAVIER NDAH The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port-Harcourt Zonal Office, has arraigned Lechi Comfort Ndukwe and her companies, Dukwe Inc. Ltd and Gray and Strong Limited, before Justice M. L. Abubakar of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on an eight-count charge bordering on illegal operation of unlicensed businesses
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target=_blank>Police Arrest Three Employees Over Alleged Attempt To Kidnap Boss For N60m Ransom
Lagos – Three suspects employed by an oil and gas merchant in Lagos have been arrested by the police over a foiled bid to abduct their boss and collect N50m ransom. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Zubairu Muazu made this known while parading the suspects to crime reporters at the police headquarters in Lagos. The
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target=_blank>Inside Hausa Community In Obalende
LAGOS – The appearance of 76-year-old-businessman, Alhaji Muhammadu Sani, speaks volume of a man who has the history of the advent of Hausa people into Obalende area of Lagos at its fingertips. He is always full of life and will tell anyone who cares to listen that the journey of the Hausa which started several decades
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target=_blank>In Search Of Solutions To Almajiri In The North
LAGOS – The word Almajiri was derived from the Arabic word “Almuhajirun”, meaning an emigrant. It also refers to a person who migrates from the luxury of his home to other places or to a popular teacher in the quest for Islamic knowledge. Almajiri is a system of Islamic education practiced in northern Nigeria. Almajiri is
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*-for-mark-scandal-asuu-benin-zone-blasts-aau-management-for-suspending-igbafen/ target=_blank>S** For Mark Scandal: ASUU Benin Zone Blasts AAU Management For Suspending Igbafen
BENIN – The Benin Zone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU), weekend, condemned in totality the suspension of Dr. Monday Igbafen, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, branch chairman of ASUU over a case of alleged sexual harassment and s** for marks. The union frown at the resurrection by the University Management of the eight year
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target=_blank>Bumper Season For ‘Okada’ Operators
The day was Tuesday, 12th of February, when one of the presidential hopefuls and his party held a rally at the Tafawa Balewa square in Lagos. Incidentally I had an appointment to keep at Victoria Island on that same day, and had no inkling as to how the rally would affect me in any way.
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target=_blank>Money Market High Yields Compensate For Banks’ Low Credit Demand
Lagos – Members of the Central Bank of Nigeria Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) have raised concerns over the persistent low level of credit by financial institutions to the private sector, regardless of the improvement in all financial system indicators (FSI). In their personal statements at the January MPC meeting just released, members stressed the need for
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Banks Record N39.15trn Transactions In 2018
A total volume of 616,528,697 transactions valued at N39.15trn were recorded in Q4 2018 as data on Electronic Payment Channels in the Nigeria Banking Sector revealed. NIBSS Instant Payments (NIP) transactions dominated the volume of transactions recorded. 228,209,423 volume of NIP transactions valued at N23.57 trillion were recorded in Q4 2018. In terms of credit […]
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