Ecobank Nigeria launches Smart SME agency banking to empower small businesses

  COMFORT EKELEME Ecobank Nigeria has launched Smart Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) agency banking campaign targeted at empowering 100,000 entrepreneurs under the Ecobank SME and Agency Banking proposition. Head of SME, Ecobank Nigeria, Emeka Agada said the initiative was introduced in line with the bank’s commitment to support the federal government and Central Bank…

PDP condemns attack on gov. Wike’s father’s church…Restates demand for State Police

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) demands for a comprehensive investigation into the Saturday’s explosion attack on the Christian Universal Church, Port Harcourt, River State capital, steered by father of River state Governor, Nyesom Wike. Our party condemns this dastardly attack on the church, which we believe was well planned and targeted to causing harm to…

2023 Presidency: Buhari Absence likely to create big internal contest in APC – PGF boss

… Says only Buhari controls 12m ready votes in Nigeria Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Director General of the Progressives Governors Forum (PGF)  Salihu Moh Lukman, has warned that with the non participation of President Muhammadu Buhari in the presidential election contest, there would be a potential for a big internal contest in the ruling All…

Defection: Call Umahi to order, AESID urges Buhari, APC

…Condemns false accusations against Anyim, Egwu, others The Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in the Diaspora (AESID) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to urgently call governor Dave Umahi to order so as to avoid crisis in Ebonyi state. The group was calling the government’s attention to…

Lagos State House Chief Imam is dead

BRAHIM QUADRI   The Lagos State Government has announced the demise of the Chief Imam of the State House, Imam Tijani Ismail Adejare. In a statement by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Islamic Affairs, Ahmed Jebe, the Late Imam who passed on Friday,  November 27, will be buried today according  to Islamic rites….