Lagos Assembly Passes Bill Making Teaching Of Yoruba Language Compulsory Into Law, Waits For Gov’s Assent

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday passed the Bill making the teaching of Yoruba Language compulsory in schools in the state into law. The passage of the bill was sequel to the Bill successfully scaling through the Third Reading on the floor of the House. The Bill among others, make the teaching of…

GTBank Releases Unaudited Financial Results For 3rd Quarter

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its unaudited financial results for the 3rd quarter ended September 30, 2017, to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges. A review of the 3rd quarter performance shows positive growth across all key financial metrics and improved strategic positioning of the brand. Despite non-recurrence of significant FX revaluation gain during…

Nigeria Mining Jurisdiction Now Better Rated In Investment Risk Profile- Fayemi; Fashola, Ishaku, MAN Laud Growth In Mining Sector

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has attributed the recent growth in the mining sector and the improvement in the investment risk profile of the country’s mining jurisdiction to the success of the reforms being put in place by the Federal Government. Specifically, the Minister cited efforts of the Presidential Enabling…

Shell Nigeria Gas Donates Labs, ICT Centre To Community School

L-R: Operations Manager, Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG), Mr. Niyi Salami; Ogun State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mrs. Modupe Mujota; and SNG Managing Director, Mr. Ed Ubong, at the formal handover of science laboratories and ICT centre to African Church Community Secondary School in Ewupe Ota by SNG… last Tuesday. The Shell Nigeria Gas…

CD General Secretary Expelled For Selfishness, Lack Of Integrity

The General Secretary of Civil Society Organisation, Campaign for Democracy (CD), Goodluck Obi has been expelled for issues relating to lack of integrity, selfishness, and participation in partisan politics. In a statement released by the group at the end of an emergency meeting held by its National Executive Council, NEC, the group vowed that it…

Four Britons Kidnapped In Delta

Suspected militants have kidnapped four British nationals in southern Nigeria, police and community leaders said on Wednesday. The four had been providing “free medical care and religious activities” in the Burutu area of Delta state, said Chief Theo Fakama, from the local Enukorowa community. Fakama said locals were “saddened” by the kidnapping as the victims…

AU, AFRIMA Unveils Exciting Events Calendar

………AMBR and FRIMA Music Village for November 10 ……..Award Ceremony for November 12 ……..Live Broadcast to 84 countries The African Union Commission, AUC and the International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) has unveiled some of the exciting programme of activities and performers billed for the AFRIMA 2017 main events to hold in…