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Day: June 18, 2023


Gov. Sule calls for peaceful coexistence among ethnic groups

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has called for peaceful coexistence among the different ethnic groups in the state.Sule made the call at a reception in honour of Rep. Jeremiah Umaru, representing Nasarawa Eggon/Akwanga/Wamba Federal Constituency …


DBN boss restates bank’s commitment to empowering MSMEs

Dr Tony Okpanachi, Managing Director, Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN), says the bank has provided long-term finance to over 60 Primary Financial Institutions (PFIs) since its inception.This is to address challenges confronting Micro, Small and Medium…


NAHCON blames States for not allocating seats to Hajj Scheme subscribers

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has expressed disappointment over the alleged refusal of some states to allocate slots to Hajj Saving Scheme (HSS) contributors.The commission’s Deputy Director of Information and Publication, Malam Mous…


Out-of-school crisis: UK charity to build entrepreneurial centres across Nigeria

The UK charity, IA-Foundation, is to establish skills acquisition centres in each of the six geo-political zones in Nigeria, to empower millions of out-of-school children in the country.The initiative is the latest effort by the foundation to add value…


Vertiline Synergy engages hospitality professionals on industry trends, opportunities

Ms Adedoyin Fabikun, Managing Partner, Vertiline Synergy Ltd., a hospitality consulting company, says Nigeria can compete favourably with other countries globally when industry operators engage in knowledge-sharing activities.Fabikun made the remark in…


Yoruba group calls for emergence of Bamidele as Senate Leader

The President, Yoruba Council Worldwide, Aare Oladotun Hassan, has called on members of the 10th Senate to support the emergence of Sen. Opeyemi Bamidele (APC-Ekiti) as the next Senate Leader.He made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nig…


Pyrates Confraternity tasks Nigerians on humanitarian services

Mr Abiola Owoaje, the Capoon, National Association of Seadogs (NAS) also known as Pyrates Confraternity have called on influential Nigerians to use their wealth to serve humanity by lifting the less-privileged.Owoaje made the call at the Annual Feast o…


Police arrest 2 robbery suspects in Lagos

The police in Lagos State said it arrested a security man who allegedly conspired with another one to carry out robbery attack against his boss in Ikoyi area.The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for Lagos Command, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed …