With the Bayelsa State governorship election slated for November drawing near, political alignments and realignments have heightened in the predominantly riverine state as those opposed to the re-election of Governor Seriake Dickson are stocking their arsenal to scuttle his return bid. Read the rest of this entry
The official video for the new dance craze of 2015 Komolop Cholop by Mc Galaxy is finally here.
The video was shot in Johannesburg south Africa by the renowned south african based La Dupont production company.
After the successful release of Sodierbeat produced single titled “Body Go” featuring one of the Top Naija finest Runtown, Sonax returns with the much awaited new catching music with a video titled “Sisi Eko” (Nagode) from the stable of Thinkins Client Service. Produced by Soldierbeat, mixed and mastered by Sukasounds and the video was directed by Stanz Visuals. Read the rest of this entry
Korede Bello short illustrated Biography is being worked on by M-Lake and this is a teaser from it. M-lake is known for making Celebrity animated Videos in a Fun and Entertaining way and not in any way Derogatory. Read the rest of this entry
Green Cash Entertainment signed recording/performing artiste, Edanos has dropped the visuals to his last hit single, ‘Whine For Me‘ featuring Egberi Papa 1 of Bayelsa, Timaya. Read the rest of this entry
Immediate past Co-ordinating Minister for the Economy & Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, yesterday described as “false and malicious,” the allegation by Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State, that she spent $2.1 billion from the Excess Crude Account, ECA, without authorization. Read the rest of this entry
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has promised to carry out his responsibilities without fear or favour to trace the N3.8 trillion allegedly spent unilaterally by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC.
It was the end of an era, yesterday, when the former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Attahiru Jega, formally handed over to Amb. Ahmed Wali as acting chairman of the electoral body.
Following the handover, Jega said the future of the country and the commission were in safe hands.
However, after about eight hours as acting chairman, Wali was replaced as acting chairman by President Muhammadu Buhari who designated another national commissioner, Mrs. Amina Bala Zakari as acting chairman.
Jega, who was appointed five years ago by former President Goodluck Jonathan, bowed out with six national commissioners who were appointed the same day with him.
The commissioners who retired with Jega yesterday were Cojl. M.K. Hammanga (Adamawa), Dr Ishmael Igbani (Rivers), Prof. Lai Olurode (Osun), Dame Gladys Nwafor (Abia), Mrs Thelma Iremiren (Delta) and Dr Nuru Yakubu (Yobe).
The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has extended the registration for the Bank Verification Number (BVN) till 31st October, 2015.
Recalled that chaotic situations were recorded in most banks’ premises in Nigeria, Monday, as hundreds of customers besieged banks in a bid to beat the deadline for the BVN enrolment which was earlier billed to expire on Tuesday, 30th June, 2015.
Also, customers that have more than one bank account were also seen with pieces of white papers where the banks where they had registered wrote their unique BVN numbers to take to other banks to key in.
The BVN, a central bank initiative, which was launched in February 2014, is being supported by the bankers’ committee. It is aimed at protecting bank customers and further strengthening the Nigerian banking system. It was among other things, introduced to address safety of customers’ funds, avoid losses through compromise of personal identification numbers and other criminal activities in the industry.
The BVN is a unique number that enables one person to have a single identity in the banking system. It basically ensures that a customer’s identity is not stolen. A customer is only expected to register at one bank, irrespective of the number of accounts he has.
The president of the Senate, Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki in this interview with Senate correspondents at the weekend spoke on intrigues around his emergence as the presiding officer of the National Assembly among other topical issues. Excerpts: Read the rest of this entry