I Owe No Apologies To Any One For Erecting Jacob Zuma’s Stature – Rochas

I Owe No Apologies To Any One For Erecting Jacob Zuma’s Stature – Rochas

Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has told those angry and criticising his recent erection of a statue of South African President, Jacob Zuma, in Owerri, the state capital that he owes no apology for the action. Justifying his action, he claimed that it was part of his government’s effort to attract foreign investors to the state, adding that Zuma was principally in the state to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Jacob…

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2019: Buhari Orders FIRS To Close Atiku’s Company Office

2019: Buhari Orders FIRS To Close Atiku’s Company Office

The onslaught against former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar in the hands of the Buhari government continued on Monday as the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, sealed the headquarters of his company Intels, in Onne, Rivers State. DAIlY POST gathered that the company was sealed over “unremitted taxes”. Intels operates in a Free Zone Authority located in Nigeria’s Niger Delta. FIRS is accusing the oil services company, Intels of operating illegally within the zone. An impeccable…

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ICYMI: Labour Rejects N30,000 Minimum Wage Offer

ICYMI: Labour Rejects N30,000 Minimum Wage Offer

The organised labour on Saturday rejected the resolution of the House of Representatives seeking the upward review of the minimum wage for Nigerian workers to N 30 , 000 from the current N 18, 000 The President of the Trade Union Congress , Bobboi Kaigama, told our correspondent on Saturday that the organised labour is demanding N 56 ,000 . He stated that the labour unions were awaiting the executive arm of government to set…

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Elumelu, Osinbajo task African leaders on poverty eradication

Elumelu, Osinbajo task African leaders on poverty eradication

Economist and entrepreneur, Tony Elumelu has said the time has come for leaders across Africa to implement a new development model that would help eradicate poverty in the continent. He also noted that it was fundamental to help the youth see themselves as the change Africa was looking for and encourage them to lead the campaign against poverty in the continent. This and other issues of development formed the crux of the two-day forum organised…

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S’East Leaders Hail Buhari As He Promises Infrastructural Enhancement In The Region

S’East Leaders Hail Buhari As He Promises Infrastructural Enhancement In The Region

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday assured stakeholders from the Southeast that the region will benefit more from roads and coastal rail projects. Speaking at an audience with leaders from the region led by the Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, the President declared that 2nd Niger Bridge, the East-West Road and the Coastal rail project, are receiving utmost attention from his administration. Buhari said counterpart funding from the Chinese government would substantially fund these projects, which…

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Buhari Directs The World Bank To Concentrate Projects In The North

Buhari Directs The World Bank To Concentrate Projects In The North

In what seems to be a confirmation of the statement by Mr. Jim Kim, the World Bank President in which he said that President Muhammadu Buhari directed the World Bank to concentrate their projects in Nigeria on the north, the presidency on Friday has maintained that the well being of the North East has always been the priority of President Muhammadu Buhari even before he became Nigeria’s president. The clarification was given by the presidency,…

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Breaking: House Of Reps Directs Buhari To Increase Minimum Wage

Breaking: House Of Reps Directs Buhari To  Increase Minimum Wage

The House of Representatives has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to direct the Minister of Labour and Employment to commence the process of negotiating an upward review of the current minimum wage. This followed the unanimous adoption of a motion moved by Rep. Peter Akpatason (Edo-APC), during plenary on Thursday. “The Minimum Wage Act of 2011 set the lowest payable salary at N18,000, but the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), the National Employers Consultative Association (NECA) and…

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NNPC MESS: Osinbajo Denies Approving Contracts / ORBITNEWS Updates

NNPC MESS: Osinbajo Denies Approving Contracts / ORBITNEWS Updates

It appears that the last as not been heard about the NNPC contract issues brought to light by Minister of State for Petroleum, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu. Nigeria’s vice president, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has clarified his earlier statement where it was assumed he had backed the alleged NNPC position that he signed the contracts while the president was away as he was then acting president. But according to a clarification statement on the Daily Trust website…

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What Is Cryptocurrency?

What Is Cryptocurrency?

A Cryptocurrency is an online version of money, a digital asset to be precise. The name is derived from the Cryptography, which is used to encrypt transactions and control the production of the currency. It is a strictly monitored process, as it uses the Blockchain Technology.

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