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Stella Oduah

Unpaid Debt: AMCON Takes Over Senator Stella Oduah’s Assets

Unpaid Debt: AMCON Takes Over Senator Stella Oduah’s Assets

Hon. Justice M.S. Hassan of the Federal High Court Lagos Division has granted an injunction against Sea Petroleum Oil & Gas Limited, whose chief promoter is former Minister of Aviation, Senator Princess Stella Oduah-Ogiemwonyi on the application of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). Princess Oduah-Ogiemwonyi, a serving member of the 8th Senate of the


Udoma inaugurates Joint Planning Committee of NES 24

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma on Friday, in Abuja, inaugurated the Joint Planning Committee (JPC) of the 24th edition of the Nigeria Economic Summit, with a mandate to deliver a Summit that will not only meet the expected outcomes but continue the work of placing the economy on a


FG holds Open Day for ERGP Focus Labs

The Ministry of Budget and National Planning will be organising an Open Day on Tuesday 15th May 2018 to mark the end of the first phase of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) Focus Labs. The event slated for the International Conference Centre in Abuja will be flagged off by the Vice President, Prof.

Ibrahim Idris, Inspector General of Police

Police Will Not Be Distracted From Its Constitutional Duties – IG

THE Inspector-General of Police, IG, Mr Ibrahim Idris said that nothing would distract the Nigeria Police Force from carrying out its constitutional duties. Idris said this while receiving members of the I Stand with the Nigeria Police Forum, led by Its Convener, Mr Ugboma Stephen, on Tuesday in Abuja. The forum was on a solidarity


UBA Kenya to Leverage on Group’s Capacity to Finance Large Ticket Transactions in Kenya – Iweriebor

Nairobi, Kenya –United Bank for Africa, a leading pan-African financial institution with operations in 20 African countries has assured the players in the private and public sectors in East Africa’s largest economy that its Kenyan franchise is ready and committed to finance key projects and business transactions capable of galvanising the economic development of the

Principal, International School UNILAG, Dr. M. Brai Malik, Group Managing Director, United Bank for Africa, Mr. Kennedy Uzoka and Executive Director, Lagos and West Bank, Marketing, Liadi Ayoku, during the launch of the bank’s online Learning Platform for students that was held at ISL, Lagos, yesterday

UBA Innovates with another first ‘UBA Learn’ targeted at empowering students

Lagos, Nigeria – The pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa(UBA) has introduced a unique and innovative product, called ‘UBA Learn’ targeted at helping students achieve all round academic success. The Product, an online Learning Platform for students powered by Roducate, was launched yesterday, May 17, 2018 with particular emphasis on helping students within the


LASG Receives $400,000 Ford Foundation Grant For Proposed Museum Project

Lagos—THE Lagos State Government yesterday said it had received $400,000 out of the $600,000 grant donated by the Ford Foundation for the proposed Lagos Museum project to be sited at the New Eko Court, Marina. Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mr. Steve Ayorinde disclosed this, while addressing journalists at the annual Ministerial press briefing

Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala-Usman.

NPA Management Revives NIPOSA Games After

Lagos, Nigeria – After nearly 17 years of lull in activity, Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has now revived the annual Nigerian Ports Sports Association (NIGOSA) Game which was last held in 2001. All is now set for the 2018 edition of the game which will hold from Wednesday, 9th and Friday, 11th

Rudolf Elbling

2019: EU Urges Nigerian Women To Participate More In Electoral Process

THE European Centre for Electoral Support (ECES), has urged Nigerian women to register in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) to enable them participate in the 2019 election. Rudolf Elbling, the EU Country Deputy Director in Nigeria, gave the advice at the North East Women Workshop on CVR, organised by the union in Yola on