Month: August 2020

UBA Foundation Set Aside Millions Of Naira For Grab In Its 10th Year National Essay Competition For Secondary School Students

August 31, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna When  the  United Bank   For Africa, UBA, Foundation, regarded in Financial circles, as the Pan African Bank, Corporate  Social Responsibility, CSR, arm initiated the National Essay  Competition  for Students in Nigeria and  nineteen other African countries where it had business, some ten years ago, not many people gave it opportunity to survive […]

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AfDB: Outpour Of Encomiums On Adesina As The Board Prepares For His Virtual Inauguration On Tuesday, September I , 2020

August 31, 2020

By Elizabeth Chukwuma The reelection of Akiwumi Adesina, a former minister of Agriculture and Rural Development under former President Olusegun Obasanjo, last Thursday at   Abidjan Capital of the West African country of, Cote D’Ivoire, appears to have settled all the political differences among the Nigerian political class  as they see the victory as a victory […]

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revenue: How Customs Generated Over N150 Million from The E-Auction Of Overtime Cargo At The Ports And Bonded Terminals In Two Weeks

August 30, 2020

 By Stephen Ubanna When the Management of the Nigerian Customs Service, NCS,  Headed, by  Hameed Ali, a retired Army Colonel  gave approval for the reopening of  the service  electronic  auction  portal for interested  bidders  to  log in  for the overtime cargoes of their choice,  people had feared that  it might be abused. They have their […]

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Nigerians Await Report Of Helicopter Crash At Opebi, Lagos, By AIB And Other Relevant Government Agencies – Buhari

August 29, 2020

By Suleiman Umaru With the Friday, August 20, 2020, Crash, involving Quorum Aviation Limited, Bell 206, Helicopter with registration number, 5N BQW, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCCA, an agency of the Federal ministry of Aviation, appears to have  beamed its search light onthe Aviation Companies  operating in the country. This is  to  ensure that […]

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Why Adesina Was Re-elected As AfDB,President For Another Five Years In Office

August 28, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna When Stephen Terner Mnuchi, the 77th Secretary of Treasury  of the North American Country of the United States of American plotted against  Akinwumi Adesina, a former minister of Agriculture and Rural Developmen,t under former President Olusegun Obasanjo Administration the re-election  bid as President Of the 81 –member countries of the African Development […]

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COVID 19: CIBN Moves To Stabilise The Nation’s Banking and Financial System With Competent Manpower

August 27, 2020

By Elizabeth Chukwuma The Wuhan Town of the Hebei Province of the Asian country of China emerged coronavirus, popular, COVID 19, appears to have  given  Bayo Olugbemi, President, Chartered  Institute of  Bankers of Nigeria, CIBN, and other officials of the Institute, an opportunity ‘’to redirect  the nation’s banking sector towards  the path  of entrenching a […]

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Customs: Ali Blocks identified Areas of Revenue Leakages At The Ports, Canvases For Increased Local Production For Nigerians To Benefit From Incoming ACFTA

August 26, 2020

  By Stephen Ubanna  In spite of the criticisms that had bedeviled the Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, under the close watch of Hameed Ali, a retired Army Colonel,  over the ‘‘non remittance of its yearly operational surpluses  to the Federation Account’’, the Customs Comptroller General was said to have told the Senate Committee on Customs, […]

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NIMASA:Team Work Is The Surest Route To The Security Of Nigerian Maritime Domain – Jamoh

August 25, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna Between March and now,  Bashir Jamoh, Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration  and Safety Agency, NIMASA, had embarked working visits to the Chief Executives of  the various security agencies  of government  seeking for their Cooperation in a bid to secure the nation’s maritime domain.   The agencies included  the Nigerian Navy, NN, Nigerian Police […]

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Kaduna:NBA Turn Its Back On El-Rufai, As The Governor Vows To Continue To Make His Voice Heard On National Issues

August 24, 2020

By Suleiman Umaru The crisis and killings in  Southern Kaduna  state by Bandits appears to have claimed the first casualty. This is because the Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, had had withdrawn its earlier invitation sent to Nasir El-Rufai, the All Progressive  Congress, APC, governor of Kaduna , the state where the Association had planned the […]

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Lagos: Falling Containers, Major Challenge Facing Transportation In the Port Environment As LASEMA And CIoTA Battle To Address It

August 23, 2020

By Stephen Ubanna Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu,   Director General, Lagos state Environmental Management Authority, LASEMA, is not a happy man.  This is because of the rate at which both latched and  unlatched Containerised cargoes and the empty fall in Lagos killing innocent people on the road.  Between July 26, 2020, and Friday, August 20, 2020, one ‘’20’’  […]

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