Month: July 2020

Customs: Border Drill Gets Tougher On Smugglers In The North Central As Comptroller Saidu Tighten Up Security At The Onne Port Exit Gate

July 31, 2020

bBy Stephen Ubanna Smugglers in the north central states of Kwara, Niger, Benue and Kogi, who had expected to carry on with their nefarious activities of smuggling Contraband from Benin Republic into the Nigerian market or Petroleum Products, particular, Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, popular, Petrol, from Nigerian into the Beninois market  with ease, during this […]

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Electricity Deal:Why Nigeria Fears Dam Of Mono River By Benin Republic And Togo And Subsequent Drop In Power Generation

July 30, 2020

 By Stephen Ubanna The Fear of Dam of  Mono  river, which is not up to a tenth of Rivers Nile and Niger  by Benin Republic and Togo, that may cut off supply of water to Kanji and the country’s two other Hydro plants and subsequent drop in the country’s electricity generation   appears to have informed […]

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FOU: Yahaya Advises Newly promoted Officers To Justify Their Promotion, To Whom Much Is Given Much Is Expected Of Him

July 29, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna Last Monday, July 27,  2020, was a very busy day at the Federal Operations Unit, FOU, Zone A, Ikeja. This is because  Usman Yahaya, the Command  acting Comptroller, Ahmadu Shuaibu, Bolakaya  Adebayo and other  senior officers in the Command had gathered in the Boardroom to decorate the newly promoted  officers  by the […]

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FOU: Promotion, To Whom Much Is Given Much Is Expected Of Him- Yahaya

July 28, 2020

By Spehen Ubanna Last Monday, July 27,  2020, was a very busy day at the Federal Operations Unit, FOU, Zone A, Ikeja. This is because  Usman Yahaya, the Command  acting Comptroller, Ahmadu Shuaibu, Bolakaya  Adebayo and other  senior officers in the Command had gathered in the Boardroom to decorate the newly promoted  senior officers  by […]

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The Rot In NDDC: Akpabio, NDDC Management and National Assembly On The War Path

July 28, 2020

By Emmanuel Ufot Godswill Akpabio, a former governor of the oil-rich Akwa Ibom state , a Senator of Federal Republic of Nigeria  who had  served  as Commissioner for over six years in the state  is a news maker.  Apart from the popularity  he  had gained  as the governor of the state given  his sterling performance, […]

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UBA Concludes Arrangement For A Workshop For MSME Owners On Wednesday, July 29, 2020, Promises To Empower The African Entrepreneurs

July 27, 2020

  By Stephen Ubanna In spite of the Wuhan Town in the  Hebei Province  of the Asian country of China emerged  coronavirus, popular, COVID 19 , which had affected many sectors of the nation’s economy  including the Banking sector, due  to the lock down of the country  since March, 2020, the United Bank For African, […]

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Why The Nigerian Customs Board Dismissed Dahiru, retired Abubakar, Both ACGs, And Appointed Wale Adeniyi And Four Others As 2,634 Senior Officers Were Promoted

July 26, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna When Hameed Ali, a retired Colonel  and Comptroller General, Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, supervised the conduct of the senior officers promotion last year, the officers  had expected the promotion result to be released without delay. They had their reason.  This is because of the alleged fears in Customs circles that the delay […]

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Maritime: NIMASA And NCS, Reach A Working Agreement To Pool Resources Together To Design A Common Working Framework To Fight The Abuse Of Temporary Import permit

July 25, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna For the past three months, Bashir Jamoh, who replaced Dakuku Perside, the Rivers state born politician, as the Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has been working round the clock in order to restore viability into the nations maritime  sector.  According to insider sources he is not  doing so […]

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Entertainment: UBA Finally Premieres The Male’s Club Season 3 To The Jubilation Of FANS

July 24, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna At long last, the United Bank  For  Africa, plc, a Pan African Bank, have premiered The Men Club , popular, TMC, drama series, after several months of planning and editing and postponements due to the lock down of the countr  last March as a result of the Wuhan Town  in Hebei Province […]

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Sanity Returns To Badagry Coco Nut Market After Years Of Customs Harassment Over Alleged Sale Of Foreign Coco Nut

July 24, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna Those who think that Nigerian is a net importer of Coco Nut from the West African country of Ghana must have to  do a rethink. This is because Nigerian grows Coco Nut  in Commercial quantities in  Badagry local government Area of Lagos state. This may have informed  the formation of the Lagos […]

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