Monthly Archives: November, 2016

NDIC boss re-elected into IADI exco

The Managing Director/ Chief Executive of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim has been re-elected into the Executive Committee of the International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) for another term of three years. Alh. Umaru was...

Ebonyi: EFCC’s Futile Misadventure vs Governor Umahi’s Financial Wizardry

By Miss Monica ADA C. EZE Agha Hasan Abedi also known as Agha Sahab a Pakistani banker and philanthropist who founded the Bank of Credit and Commerce International in 1972 may have had Engr Dave Umahi the action Governor of Ebonyi State in mind when he stated...

AUN SBE To Host Boot Camp For High Senior School In 2017

By Aaron Ossai The School of Entrepreneurship of the American University of Nigeria, AUN is set to launch a weeklong youth entrepreneurship boot camp in conjunction with secondary schools in Yola/Jimeta area. The boot camp which kicks off in January 2017...

AUN Celebrates An Icon, His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar @ 70

By Aaron Ossai People sometimes wonder why an institution like the American University of Nigeria, AUN was established in the small town of Yola, Adamawa state. Many would have preferred to establish it in Abuja, the Federal Capital and...

Adnom Communications Names Omolara Olaosebikan New Business Director

By Joseph Inokotong Adnom Communications Limited, a foremost media and marketing communications company has appointed Omolara Olaosebikan as the new Director, Business Development and Client Services In a statement issued by the management, Omolara is responsible for the day-to-day running of...

Ex Reps Speaker Nwuche Raises Alarm Over EFCC Seige

Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Chibudom Nwuche has alerted of moves by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to arrest him on camera and embarrass him by laying siege on his Abuja residence portraying him...

Tribute to Atiku Abubakar @ 70

By Aaron Ossai In the words of the American Peace Corps Association when awarding him their Harris Wofford Global Citizen Award; “No private businessman in Africa has worked harder for democracy or contributed more to the progress of higher education...

AUN Students Fight Violent Extremism Via Social Media

By Aaron Ossai As the world over expresses worry over increasing activities of terrorists, students of the American University of Nigeria, AUN have devised an initiative aimed at fighting violent extremism via social media. The interim Associate Dean of the School...
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World AIDS DAY: 1.6m Nigerians die of AIDS — UNAIDS

Dr Erasmus Morah, the Country Representative, Joint UN Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS), says no fewer...
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Court remands 3 suspected killers of Benue prophet

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Makurdi on Monday ordered that three persons, who allegedly killed one Jacob Uhembe, a `prophet’ be remanded...

Ban on illegal use of siren, unauthorized tinted glass cars still in force – Police

The Ebonyi Police Command has said that the ban on the illegal use of siren, use of tinted glass vehicles without permit...

NCNE trains 120 Kano youths on Livestock development, others

The National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE) has organised a three-day training for 120 youths on skills acquisition  in order to create...

Renewed cult clash in Ebonyi communities claims 4 lives

Four persons have been reportedly shot dead in Oriuzo, and Onueke in Ezza North and Ezza South Local Government Areas of Ebonyi...