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Court upholds Taraba Gov Ishaku’s election

The Taraba State election petition tribunal has nullified a petition brought by the All Progressives Congress challenging the election of Governor Darius Ishaku. The court on Friday said the APC’s petition was not brought by competent applicants, since the first petitioner, Abubakar Danladi, had been disqualified by successive judgements from …

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10 things you need to know about yellow fever

In the last three months, over 40 Nigerians have died from yellow fever outbreak in parts of the country. Yellow Fever is caused by a virus that is spread through mosquito bites. The disease is vaccine-preventable and is not contagious and can only be spread through bites from mosquitoes carrying …

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Buhari meets Ag. Head of Civil Service, Yemi-Esan

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed doors with the Acting Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Folashade Yemi-Esan, at the State House, Abuja.Mrs Yemi-Esan took over from Winifred Oyo-Ita, who was asked to proceed on indefinite leave to allow conclusion of the investigation being carried out by …

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UBA now available on Apple Business Chat

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, yesterday, announced that the services of its Chatbot, Leo, is now available for customers on Apple Business Chat, where its users can communicate directly with businesses using the Messages app on iPhone and iPad. “As a brand focused on providing excellent customer experience, we are always …

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Sanwo-Olu resuscitates Parastatals Monitoring Office

By Florence Onuegbu, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the resuscitation of the Parastatals Monitoring Office (PMO) to ensure efficient and effective operations. Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu According to a circular signed by the Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola on Thursday, Sanwo-Olu also re-designated his Political …

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Gay boy arrested for sodomising 10 minors in Sokoto

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested a 21-year-old gay boy who is a house help, Usman Abubakar for allegedly sodomising 10 minors in Sokoto. The Sokoto Zonal Commander of NAPTIP, Mr Hassan Tahir, who disclosed this to newsmen on Thursday, said all the …

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ICAN recommends 3-way approach to anti-corruption fight

By Providence Emmanuel The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, has recommended that the government should adopt a three-way approach – education, prevention and sanctions, in the fight against corruption. President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, Alhaji Razak Jaiyeola The institute made the recommendations in …

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