Tag: months

FG again extends NIN-SIM linkage by one month …Following Court order to extend by two months

From Benjamin Babine, Abuja The Federal Government has again extended the NIN-SIM linkage exercise by one month, as only about 51 million subscribers have been registered in the NIMC database….

Practice exclusive breastfeeding to justify 6 months maternity leave, CS-SUNN advises Kaduna nursing mothers

From Sola Ojo, Kaduna Civil Society Scaling-up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) has called on nursing mothers, especially those in the formal sector, to practice exclusive breastfeeding to justify the six…

Buhari’s wife returns from UAE after six months

By Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja Six months after she was reported to have left the country for the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the President’s wife, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, has returned to…

N60bn worth of illicit drugs seized in Nigeria in two months – NDLEA boss, Marwa

The Chairman, National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) Brig.-Gen Buba Marwa, has said that over N60 billion worth of illicit drugs were seized by the agency in the last two…

Breaking: Despite CBN’s Intervention, Nigeria’s Inflation Rises 18th Consecutive Months To 17.33%

Worsening food prices have driven Nigeria’s inflation to 17.33 per cent in February 2021 despite monetary intervention to contain the rates. The February surge is the eighteenth consecutive rise since…

After Months Of Closure, FG To Reopen Kano, Enugu, Port Harcourt Ports For International Flights

The Federal Government has said it will reopen the Kano, Port Harcourt and Enugu airports for international flights. The Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika, made the disclosure on Monday during the…

Buhari’s two months deadline to bandits, the reason for the spike in insecurity in Nigeria – HURIWA

The Human Right Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, says the two weeks ultimatum issued by President Muhammed Buhari to bandits is responsible for the recent hike in abduction. Recall that…

Banks defrauded N5b in nine months

By Robert Egbe The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) on Monday said banks lost over N5 billion to fraudsters between January and September, last year. It said the losses, for…

Banks lose N5bn to fraudsters in nine months – NDIC

By Robert Egbe The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) yesterday said banks in the country lost over N5 billion to fraudsters between January and September 2020. It said the losses,…

Lagos announces three months partial closure of Marine bridge

The Lagos state government says the Marine bridge will be partially closed for three months to enable emergency repairs. The closure will take effect from Tuesday, March 9, to Monday,…

CBN Extends Repayment Of All Credit Facility By 12- Months

Central Bank Of Nigeria Governor, Godwin Emefiele The Central Bank of Nigeria has extended by one year the nine per cent interest rate on all intervention loans collected by Nigerian…

Edo APC accuses governor of operating without commissioners for 3 months

From Tony Osauzo, Benin ‎The Edo State Caretaker Committee Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Col David Imuse (retd), has criticised what he termed ‘unwarranted delay’ by Governor Godwin…

Six Months After Losing Cancer Battle, Chadwick Boseman Wins Golden Globe Awards

Six months after he lost his battle to cancer, Chadwick Aaron Boseman has won a Golden Globe award for best actor in a motion picture-drama for his role in “Ma…

◊ Woman who shot her shot at a man last June marries him only months after

A Twitter user identified as Karanu, who went shooting her shot at a man on the platform last June is now married to him. In June 2020, she took to…

Davido and Nengi unfollow each other on Instagram few months after Nengi appeared in his “Jowo” video

Nigerian singing sensation, Davido seems to not be in good terms with former Big Brother Naija housemate, Nengi few months after the latter made an appearance in his “jowo” video….