Friday , 23 August 2019

Monthly Archives: August 2019

Olubadan chieftaincy case: Appeal Court rejects out-of-court settlement

The Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan on Thursday refused to accede to an out-of-court settlement filed by Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde in the Olubadan chieftaincy case involving the controversial coronation of 21 kings by former Governor Abiola Ajimobi. Instead, the appellate court in its judgment yesterday ordered that the case to be remitted  back to the High Court ... Read More »

I will appeal my sack by Tribunal, Melaye vows

Senator Dino Melaye ( Kogi West, PDP) has described the ruling of the kogi West Election Petition Tribunal, nullifying his victory in the March 22nd 2019 election, as a miscarriage of justice. Senator Smart Adeyemi, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), had approached the tribunal for the redress, saying that the collation of results from the poll was ... Read More »

BREAKING: Appeal Court orders Imo AA back to Tribunal

The Court of Appeal has ordered the Imo State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal to reinstate the Action Alliance (AA) as the 2nd Petitioner in the petition brought by the AA governorship candidate, Uche Nwosu. The Presiding Judge, Justice Owoade JCA dismissed the objections of the respondents and allowed the Appeal filed by Nwosu against the ruling of the Tribunal that ... Read More »

JUST IN: Why I shunned PFN panel on Busola Dakola, by Fatoyinbo

Founder of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo has explained he shunned the panel set up by the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) to probe the rape allegations against him by celebrity photographer, Busola Dakolo because of legal advice. He said he failed to honour the panel’s invitations because his lawyers realised the sitting might be partial. The ... Read More »

FIRSTBANK AGRIC EXPO SET TO PROMOTE NEW AGRIBUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

 Nigeria’s premier and leading financial services provider, First Bank of Nigeria Limited, has announced that its 2019 FirstBank Agric Expo would hold on Friday, 30 August 2019 at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos. The 2019 edition – the third in the series –  is themed “Agricultural Value Chain – Spotlighting Opportunities and Managing Risks” would have Professor Benedict Oramah, ... Read More »

GTBank Releases 2019 Half Year Audited Results

…….. Reports Profit before Tax of 115.8Billion ₦Lagos, Nigeria – August, 2019Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its audited financial results for the half year ended June 30, 2019 tothe Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges. The half year result shows positive growth across key financial metrics and reflects GTBank’s leadingposition as one of the best managed financial institutions in Africa. ... Read More »

Ecobank Engages a New Set Of Graduates In Training

  In keeping with its talent development strategy, a new set of Graduate Trainees have commenced their entry level development programme at the state of the art Ecobank Nigeria Academy in Lagos. The training programme which was launched in July this year is an intensive 8-week medley of learning interventions for fresh graduates. The first set of 67 Trainees will ... Read More »

Ecobank Engages a New Set Of Graduates In Training

  In keeping with its talent development strategy, a new set of Graduate Trainees have commenced their entry level development programme at the state of the art Ecobank Nigeria Academy in Lagos. The training programme which was launched in July this year is an intensive 8-week medley of learning interventions for fresh graduates. The first set of 67 Trainees will ... Read More »

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