Obinwanne Okeke “InvictusObi” Pleads Guilty To ₦4.2 Billion Fraud

Obinwanne Okeke, the Nigerian businessman owner of Invictus Group who was arrested in the United States last year, has pleaded guilty to $11 million (N4.2 billion) fraud. Mr Okeke, 32, admitted to American prosecutors that he was involved in computer-based fraud between 2015 and 2019. Joshua Stueve, a spokesperson for the United States District Court […]

365 Days: Telling the sterling achievements of Small Alhaji- Chris Ayebusiwa

Growing up, we learned the importance of the saying that ‘It’s not life that matters but the courage ones puts to it.’ We did memorise the rich maxim which was meant to motivate but would make no serious impact because one was too young to receive the full imports if the invaluable motivation. Later in […]

PRESIDENT BUHARI RECONSTITUTES NNPC BOARD

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of the Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), after the expiration of the term of the board members appointed in 2016.Members of the new Board are: Mohammed Lawal (North West), Tajudeen Umar (North East), Adamu Mahmood Attah (North Central), Senator Magnus Abe (South South), Dr Stephen […]

Between BRECAN and JAF-Dayo Williams

More than 48hrs since Jimmy Adekanle JAF made some weighty allegations against BRECAN, an NGO run by the First Lady of Ondo State, Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, the organization has not been able to make a water tight defence against the allegations. While I have not read any statement regarding the issue directly from the founder, […]

Ex-NNPC GMD, Mikanti Baru is dead.

The immediate past Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Maikanti Baru, is dead. Baru’s death was announced by the current GMD of the corporation, Mele Kyari, on Saturday morning. The former NNPC boss was said to have died late last night. In a tweet via his official Twitter handle, Kyari described his […]

NINE (9) TRAITS OF SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE

Successful people are like birds in a flock. They often possess like qualities and attributes. Here are 9 traits I have observed in successful people. If you want to be a success, then start implementing some of these habits in your own life. Work at them until they become a habit. After all, the only […]

FG SCRAPS “CATCHMENT AREAS” ADMISSION POLICY IN OUR VARSITIES.

The Federal Government has announced the abolishment of the policy of preference for catchment areas in admitting new students in Federal Universities. President Mohammadu Buhari announced this yesterday at the 45th convocation ceremony of the University of Benin in Benin City. The President was represented by the Deputy Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC), Suleiman […]

FG BANS IMPORT OF ALL GOODS VIA LAND BORDERS

The federal Government has announced a total ban on the import and export of goods at the land borders nationwide in the ongoing joint border operation, tagged: “Exercise Swift Response”. The Daily Trust reports that the operation began on August 20, 2019, involving Customs and immigration with support from Army and other security agencies. The […]

PRESIDENT BUHARI CONSTITUTES ECONOMIC ADVISORY COUNCIL.

President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted an Economic Advisory Council (EAC) made up of the following: Prof. Doyin Salami – Chairman Dr. Mohammed Sagagi – Vice-Chairman Prof. Ode Ojowu – Member Dr. Shehu Yahaya – Member Dr. Iyabo Masha – Member Prof. Chukwuma Soludo – Member Mr. Bismark Rewane – Member Dr. Mohammed Adaya Salisu – […]

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