Bank of the Year

[This Day] The United Bank for Africa has ended the year on a flying note, picking up some of the most important awards in the global and local financial sector.

[This Day] The United Bank for Africa has ended the year on a flying note, picking up some of the most important awards in the global and local financial sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nnamani Asks Court to Stop EFCC From Prosecuting Him

[This Day] Former Governor of Enugu State, Chimaroke Nnamani, has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to restrain the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from inviting, arresting or prosecuting him in connection with a criminal charge inv…

[This Day] Former Governor of Enugu State, Chimaroke Nnamani, has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to restrain the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from inviting, arresting or prosecuting him in connection with a criminal charge involving an alleged N5.3bn fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Approves PPA for U.S.$550 Million, 550 Megawatts Ondo Power Plant

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government thursday gave its approval to the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Company Plc (NBET) and Kingline Power Limited for the construction of its 550 megawatts (MW) Ondo op…

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government thursday gave its approval to the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Company Plc (NBET) and Kingline Power Limited for the construction of its 550 megawatts (MW) Ondo open cycle independent power project (IPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya’s 2017 Elections – How New Media Stole the Mainstream’s Thunder

[The Conversation Africa] Seven years ago then Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan announced his presidential candidacy on Facebook. At the time the move was unprecedented and marked a significant departure from political tradition. His unusual choice…

[The Conversation Africa] Seven years ago then Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan announced his presidential candidacy on Facebook. At the time the move was unprecedented and marked a significant departure from political tradition. His unusual choice seemed to symbolise a new dawn in Africa - the affirmation of social media as the new platform of choice for public communication.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

You Risk Losing Your Crowns If Olubadan Is Dethroned, Family Heads Tell New Obas

[This Day] Ibadan -Ibadan family heads, otherwise known as Mogajis, have issued a stern warning to the eight of the 21 new kings enthroned by Governor Abiola Ajimobi in August 27 this year.

[This Day] Ibadan -Ibadan family heads, otherwise known as Mogajis, have issued a stern warning to the eight of the 21 new kings enthroned by Governor Abiola Ajimobi in August 27 this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ikoyi Cash – Court to Hear Suit On Whistle-Blowing Payment Jan 17

[This Day] Following the payment of the first tranche of the Ikoyi Osborne Tower cash recovery saga, the Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed January 17, 2018 for hearing in a court action instituted against Finance Minister, Economic and Financial Cr…

[This Day] Following the payment of the first tranche of the Ikoyi Osborne Tower cash recovery saga, the Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed January 17, 2018 for hearing in a court action instituted against Finance Minister, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFFC), Office of the Attorney General of the Federation (OAGF), and three others on part payment of whistle-blowers entitlement in the huge sum of the $43.4m, N23.3m and 27, 800 Euros recovered by the anti-corruption agency in the Flat 7, Osborne Towers

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bulkachuwa Defends Appointment of 14 Justices to Appeal Court Bench

[This Day] Abuja -The President of the Court of Appeal, (PCA), Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, saturday disclosed that the court followed laid down procedure in the appointment of 14 justices of the court.

[This Day] Abuja -The President of the Court of Appeal, (PCA), Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, saturday disclosed that the court followed laid down procedure in the appointment of 14 justices of the court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria