AKPONORIE Simeon, Ondo, Ondo State, +23480382672: I have observed time without number that one of the unproductive political weapons is destructive criticism. Hardly can you see an average politician speak good of the governance of the opposition party, even though such a government has done well.
Do you have a will? Between half and two-thirds of American adults don’t.
First Bank Holdings Company Plc expects to record a 15 per cent rise in its deposit base by the end of the 2013 financial year. The Chief Executive Officer of FBN Holdings, Mr
The Federal Government has redeployed the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Mr.
The battle for the control of the APC acronym has taken an interesting dimension with the posters of one of the contenders, African Peoples Congress, flooding the streets of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The development came a few hours after another rival APC, All Peoples Congress of Nigeria, announced its intention to commence a legal action next week (Monday) to stop the Independent National Electoral Commission from considering the registration request submitted by the merger opposition parties under the aegis of All Progressives Congress. A top member of the party, Emeka Nkwocha, said the decision “signalled the fact that the road to the registration of the merger parties is already getting narrow.” He said, “The days ahead will be intriguing as Nigerians are patiently waiting to see how all these political dramas playing out will end.” The posters were said to have been pasted around all the major streets and flyovers in Asokoro, Ahmadu Bello Way, Maitama and Wuse Districts of the FCT
The Court of Appeal in Lagos on Friday dismissed an application by former National Secretary and National Auditor of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Chief Bode Mustapha respectively. Oyinlola and Mustapha were by the application challenging the notice of withdrawal filed by the party to terminate its appeal against the decision of a Federal High Court, Lagos
Royal Bank of Scotland will struggle to recruit a suitable replacement for ousted chief executive Stephen Hester, someone who must steer it through privatisation and accept that political interference comes with the job. Reuters reported that Hester’s departure, engineered by chairman Philip Hampton with the backing of Britain’s finance ministry, presents RBS with the near-impossible task of finding an ideal candidate – an experienced banker untainted by the industry’s scandals who has the skill to deal with its biggest shareholder, the government.
A Lagos High Court, Ikeja on Friday awarded N4m as compensation to four protesters who were shot by the dismissed Divisional Police Officer of Pencinema, Segun Fabunmi, during the protest against subsidy removal in January 2012. Justice Bola Okikiolu-Ighile, in her judgment, awarded the total sum of N4m damages against the police and Fabunmi for “recklessly shooting and inflicting bodily injury” on the protesters
Facebook friends of President Goodluck Jonathan have taken to his fan page to register their displeasure over the mid-term assessment carried out by himself on his administration. His allies said it was wrong for the President to have undertaken such a sensitive assignment by himself. They argued it was the masses, not Jonathan and his team, that are in the best position to do so.
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