Cross River to complete 21MW power plant February

Professor Ben Ayade   The Cross River State Governor, Senator Ben Ayade, has set February 17, 2017 deadline for the delivery of the 21 megawatts power plant being built in the state. A statement by the state government on Wednesday said the power project was one of the fruits of the several memoranda of understanding … Continue reading Cross River to complete 21MW power plant February

Amaechi challenges Wike to prove rigging allegation

Wike, Amaechi   The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has challenged the Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, to show evidence that he (Amaechi) was conniving with the Independent National Electoral Commission and the police to manipulate the outcome of Saturday’s rerun election in favour of the All Progressives Congress. The former governor of … Continue reading Amaechi challenges Wike to prove rigging allegation

One million boys invades community, cuts victim’s hand

• Aerial view of Ibadan Photo: Alchetron.com   Some hooligans, popularly called One million boys, on Tuesday invaded the Kudeti area of Ibadan, attacking youths in the area. It was gathered that they also cut off the hand of one of their victims. A resident of the area, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told … Continue reading One million boys invades community, cuts victim’s hand

4 Steps From Startup to a Growth-Stage Company

You’ve taken the plunge and started a new business. You made it through the first year and turned a profit – congratulations. When an entrepreneur takes an idea and turns it into a profitable business, it’s a cause for celebration. But it’s not enough to just keep doing the same thing — continued success is … Continue reading 4 Steps From Startup to a Growth-Stage Company

Govt gives Lagosians till Dec. 16 to pay taxes

Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode   The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service says all taxpayers that have yet to fulfil their obligation have between December 1 and 16, 2016, to remit overdue taxes and levies to avoid prosecution. The Executive Chairman of LIRS, Mr. Ayodele Subair, on Wednesday stated that the agency had, in the … Continue reading Govt gives Lagosians till Dec. 16 to pay taxes

Build the Network Necessary for Your Startup to Succeed

  Having worked at startups for more than a decade, it has become clear that the defining characteristic of success is who you know. How much do those individuals trust and respect you and how much access do you have to them? As a human behavior scientist, I’ve spent years studying what causes people to … Continue reading Build the Network Necessary for Your Startup to Succeed

Save me from EFCC’s harassment, Patience Jonathan writes Reps

Former Nigeria’s First Lady, Patience Jonathan  Wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, on Wednesday sought the protection of the House of Representatives against alleged harassment by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The former President’s wife laid a petition before the House in Abuja, complaining that her fundamental human rights were … Continue reading Save me from EFCC’s harassment, Patience Jonathan writes Reps

$793,800 bribe: EFCC grills Justice Ajumogobia’s children

Ajumogobia   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday grilled the children of Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia at the Lagos office of the commission for several hours. Impeccable sources within the EFCC told The PUNCH that the judge’s children were grilled as part of the investigations into the allegations that their mother received a total … Continue reading $793,800 bribe: EFCC grills Justice Ajumogobia’s children

Judge earns N24m annually, spent N500m in 10 months –AGF

Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal Government on Wednesday said investigations had shown that a Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, spent over N500m between January and October 2016 despite his total annual legitimate earnings, including his allowances being N24m. This was … Continue reading Judge earns N24m annually, spent N500m in 10 months –AGF

Ignore Olugbo’s anti-Moremi comment, Soyinka tells Ooni

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has urged the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, to ignore anybody, who called Moremi Ajasoro  a traitor. He said such view did not take away anything from the reality of who Moremi was. Though Soyinka did not mention anybody’s name, observers noted that the social critic was referring to … Continue reading Ignore Olugbo’s anti-Moremi comment, Soyinka tells Ooni

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