United Bank for Africa Plc, announced its audited 2016 half year financial results for the period ended 30 June 2016 showing the bank recorded gross earnings of N166 billion, net operating income of N109 billion and profit before tax of N40 billion.Full Article
By Ugbegua George Odianose-- The media has been awash lately with news that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has banned nine deposit money banks (DMBs) from the foreign exchange market, for allegedly hiding over $2 billion belonging to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), being dividend from the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (NLNG) from the Treasury Single Account (TSA).
By Joe Iniodu-- Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, the controversial and factional Chairman of PDP reminds many of one of the widows in the legendary arbitration of King Solomon wherein he delivered judgment that a new born baby of disputed ownership be shared between the two contending claimants. For the authentic owner of the baby, the child should live and be owned by the false claimant rather than be put to death in the course of the sharing. But the usur...
By Sunday Onyemaechi Eze-- Since March 4 when residents of Gbagyi Villa Community - a new settlement behind Kaduna Polytechnic by Sabon Tasha were issued notices of demolition amidst heavy security presence in what the Kaduna state government termed illegal encroachment of Kaduna polytechnic land, life has become terribly unbearable. Apprehension has grown from mere headache to nightmare and worse of all hypertension. Some law abiding residents were ...
By Joe Iniodu-- Genealogy is man’s inevitable captor. Everybody longs to know his roots, his lineage, family tree all the way down to paternity. Those who fail to find theirs hold memories of frustration and anger. Failure to get it is failure to find identity and the lack puts one on the spot as an outcast or nondescript.
Every generation always has its hero, but the way it would be thrown up can never be predicted neither can they be same.
The story of Mandela has been with us for quite some time. At a time when the legend is signing off from the world stage, a new hero ... Posted: May 1, 2009 11:48 AM >>Read more