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November 24, 2020
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Press release: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in its determination to further enhance service quality, particularly quick refunds when customers experience failed transactions, dispense errors or disputes, has revised timelines for reversals and/or resolution of refund complaints on electronic channels, with effect from June 8, 2020, as follows: 1) Failed “On-Us” ATM Continue Reading
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By Muhammed .G. Potiskum The National Security Strategy framework approved by the President in December 2019 had confirmed twenty seven (27) existing Security Agencies which should create their time and study the Strategic Plans drawn by experts and adapt systemic approach towards implementing and enforcing the strategy with careful ‘carrot & stick’ as it relates […]Continue Reading
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OPEN LETTER FROM COL. DANGIWA UMAR (RTD) TO PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI Muhammadu Buhari, Sunday 30th May 2020 President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria. Dear Mr. President, MR. PRESIDENT; PLEASE BELONG TO ALL OF US. “One of the swiftest ways of destroying a Kingdom is to give preference of one particular tribe […]Continue Reading
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The Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) has urged Nigerians to support the Federal Government’s growth initiatives by subscribing to its N150 billion Sukuk. The N150 billion Sukuk, a profitable financial instrument presently on sale to the investing public will expire on June 2. The CIS made the plea in a statement jointly signed by the […]Continue Reading
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By Stephen Ogboko The African Development Bank’s helmsman, Nigerian-born and America-trained Akinwumi Adesina has been in the news recently. Strangely, this time, there are unpleasant allegations being leveled against him. I say strangely because those who are knowledgeable about international development will readily agree that the name Akinwumi Adesina is synonymous with Continue Reading
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By Ibrahim Bello Zauma  THE ONE YEAR GIANT STRIDES OF BARDEN HAUSASECURITY Governor Bello Matawalle having come on board as the legitimate governor of Zamfara State met a very terrible security situation. Without any waste of time, he has since been confronting the menace with great valour using his versatile experience as former Chairman House […]Continue Reading
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The Federal High Court, Abuja, has again adjourned until fixed June 3 to hear a suit filed by 31 political parties against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Justice Anwuli Chikere, on Friday, gave the new date following the court’s inability to sit as scheduled. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that INEC had, on […]Continue Reading