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Why it’s tough to arrest, prosecute vote-buyers –Prof Owasanoye

Chairman of the Unbiased Corrupt Practices and different associated offences Fee (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, has defined why it’s tough to examine vote-buying in Nigeria Prof. Owasanoye stated tackling vote-buying is a frightening process because of the giant variety of folks concerned within the act. He acknowledged this in an interview with the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) in New York, yesterday. In line with him, vote-buying is so rampant and widespread within the nation that it’s tough to arrest and prosecute offenders. Apart from, makes an attempt to arrest vote-buyers at polling items often led to clashes between armed thugs and safety brokers; which endanger the lives of voters. He steered that extra consideration ought to relatively be given to prevention, v...

Call NFIU to order president Buhari

The 36 state governors of the Federation have pleaded with President Muhammadu Buhari to name the Nigerian Monetary Intelligence Unit (NFIU) to order, over strikes to cease them from tampering with the month-to-month allocations of native governments. In a press release by the Head, Media and Public Affairs, Nigeria Governors’ Discussion board (NGF) Secretariat, Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, yesterday, the governors warned the NFIU to not dabble right into a matter that’s past its mandate. The NFIU had earlier introduced, at its inauguration, a ban on transactions on state and native governments joint accounts, arguing that such accounts are solely transitional accounts from the place funds ought to go on to the accounts of native governments. The NFIU, which was excised from the Fina...

FG to arrange cooking gas storage facilities I’m Edo

NNPC to inaugurate largest cooking gasoline storage facility in (NAN)The Nigerian Nationwide Petroleum Company (NNPC) says it would unveil the most important Liquefied Petroleum Fuel (LPG) often known as cooking gasoline and Propane Storage and shelling out facility in Oredo, Benin Metropolis. The Company disclosed this in an announcement by its spokesman, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, in Abuja on Sunday. He mentioned the company with its subsidiary the Nigerian Nationwide Petroleum Company (NPDC) would unveil the ability as a part of its efforts to fast-track the consumption of LPG within the nation. “The ability, which is an extension of the Built-in Fuel Dealing with Facility (IGHF) plant, has the capability to dispense 330tonnes of LPG and 300tonnes of Propane day by day, along with the 100million...

GOD IS DOING SOMETHING—PST FRANKLIN

But Jesus answered them, My Father worketh hitherto, and I work. Then answered Jesus and said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, The Son can do nothing of himself, but what he seeth the Father do: for what things soever he doeth, these also doeth the Son likewise (KJV). God is doing something in your neighborhood, are you even aware of it? God has a plan for the earth where you domicile, are you even playing your part in it. If you’re a true African, raised in Africa, you’d understand how weird it is for a son/daughter to sit in the house and look on while his/her father or mother does the chores. In fact, it is a sure way to attract some good smacking from your parents. Since the Father is still working, the Son is still appearing to people and the Holy Spirit has been working her...

Nigeria is approaching the point of doom and anarchy—Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu

Elder statesman, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, little question has seen all of it, starting from Nigeria’s civil, coups and is a kind of concerned within the shaping of the nation’s democracy. On this unique interview in Owerri, he dwelt on a number of points militating towards the nation, why Nigeria ought to stay united and different burning points. Excerpt: Was this the Nigeria our founding fathers envisioned? I need to inform you that I’m fully disillusioned; I’m not pleased with what I’m seeing at present. I bear in mind clearly the occasion on that October1, 1960, when the Union Jack was lowered and the Nigerian Inexperienced and White flag was hoisted, we chorused the nationwide anthem, ‘although tribe and tongue could differ, however in unity we stand.’ All of us knew from the start t...

What talent is

Talent is having a unique gift, a natural aptitude. Talent shows itself in every activity that goes effortlessly and satisfies you. When you do what you do best, time flies. And it charges your batteries. The great value of the word is reflected in the meaning the word ‘talent’ has today. To be talented means to have great wealth. If we go back to its old value (1 talent equals an average 20-year salary) and apply it to the contemporary meaning of the word, it means that a talented man’s skills are worth 20 times as much as the skills of an average man. TALENT IN ACTION It’s not because you are talented that it (already) shows in your actions. “Talent in action” means that you have a TALENT, that you develop BEHAVIOUR to suit the talent and that you have found an environm...

The One Thing That Changes Everything

Can one thing really revolutionize your life, double your income or simplify your life? Even though I had so many distractions that could have derailed my year, the one thing kept me on track and get to this place where I have had my best year yet.   There is always 1 thing that we want, and when we can identify it, everything else will change. You just need to decide it.   You need to decide to not make too many decisions.  Gary Keller’s book, “The One Thing”, tells you how to find that one thing you need to do to change your life or business. Read his book and decide what is the one thing and focus on it. Finding out what the one thing for you can be difficult. It is different for everyone and can take years of trial and error.  Here is what you do. Sit quietly and close your eyes and br...

10 points on honesty

Honesty is the virtue of being truthful to the self and the society. If we are honest, we could lead stress free comfortable life. Dishonest and liar people always keep their integrity and character at stake. Nobody trusts them in the society and they slowly loose the respect. We have seen that dishonest people have lot of wealth and power and dishonesty can results in achieving short term goals like money and power but would bring great damage to the reputation and self confidence of the person in the long run. 10 points on Honesty – 1 1) Honesty refers to the quality of a person being truthful, faithful and sincere in actions, speech and appearance. 2) Honesty is the quality which is inherited from the parents, family values and belief system. 3) It is also learnt from situations and sur...

Sin that can entangle

*WISE WORDS FROM A GREAT THINKER AND OBSERVER!!* Buffalos kill 7 people every year. Lions kill 500 people every year. Hippos kill 800 people every year. Spiders kill 5000 people every year. Scorpions kill 7000 people every year. Snakes kill 10000 people every year. *And then, surprisingly,* *Mosquitoes kill 2.7 million people every year. Yes, the smallest are the deadliest!* *Small ‘sins’, hardly noticed by many, are the most deadly to your spiritual life.* Avoid *excuses* for not praying and allotting few moments of your day to your Creator. *Sins of omission* are just as deadly as sins of commission. *Gossiping and small lies*, are committed more frequently and are deadly. Mind those *little compromises* that you do daily. They are the ones that will bring your downfall. *Suc...

18 Motivational Quotes To Bring Out The Writer In You.

I think all aspiring and professional writers out there will agree when I say that ‘We are never fully satisfied with our work. We always feel that we can do better and that our best piece is yet to be written’. I also believe that there is at least one quote that gets you and is fitting to how you feel at any moment in life. So read on to find some apt quotes for all writing occasions from considering to be a writer to experiencing a writers block to have already created that masterpiece yet contemplating if it’s good enough. “Read a thousand books, and your words will flow like a river.” ― Lisa See “The first draft is just you telling yourself the story.” ― Terry Pratchett “You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and then gradually...

POWER of creativity

Are you ready to build habits, face your fears and change your life? Because that’s the Power of Creativity. This book is for new writers, musicians, filmmakers, artists and anyone who has ever asked questions like “How can I become more creative?” or, “How can I get more ideas?” or “How can I focus on my thoughts and just let them flow?” If you’ve ever struggled with a problem or challenge in your personal or professional life and thought, “I can’t do this, I’m not creative enough”, this book will help you. In this book, you will discover these strategies: ˃˃˃ 1. Prepare to be Inspired Inspiration is nice, but that doesn’t mean you should sit around all day waiting for ideas to come to you. Instead, cultivate smart creative habits that help you find ideas faster. ˃˃˃ 2. Trace Your Creativ...

Factors to consider when starting a business

Business Platforms and Structure: The foundations of a business are the key to the eventual success, it is essential that you solidify these before launching your company. These can and probably will change over time to adapt to your marketplace, however it is easier to cope if you start off with a strong base. Decide on the form your business will take; sole trader, partnership, limited company etc. Also, decide on the key roles and job descriptions within the business and who will do them. Once you launch your business these are the tasks that your business will rely on. Finances: You must have a good grasp of your future finances. This isn’t an area you need to be scared of, but it does need real attention. You must have a thorough understanding of your cost base and where your break-ev...