Ebonyi seeks FG approval for $80 million loan from Islamic Bank

Ebonyi State government has made a request to the Federal Executive Council seeking to borrow US$80 million from the Islamic Development Bank. The request which was presented through the Ministry of Finance,... Read more »

Imo to employ over 35,000 workers in New ADAPALM

Imo State government is targeting to employ over 35,000 workers in ADAPALM, the Palm Oil Producing Industry of the state, when it is fully revived. Governor Hope Uzodimma who paid an inspection... Read more »

Breaking: Ebonyi COVID 19 Taskforce seals First bank

By Obinna Uchendu Abakaliki Chairman Afikpo North LGA Hon Ogbonnaya Oko Enyim has confirmed the sealing of Afikpo branch of the First Bank of Nigeria Plc by the local government COVID-19 taskforce... Read more »

NUPENG denies proliferation of fake lubricants in Anambra

By Chinwe Nwacha Onitsha Anambra State chapter of Engine Lubricant Dealers Association has denied claims that the state is littered with fake/adulterated lubricants. The body was reacting to claims by the Senior... Read more »

Covid-19: Anambra suspends N350 daily levy on keke operators

By Chinwe Nwacha Onitsha Commercial tricycle (keke) operators in Anambra state have commended Governor Willie Obiano for suspending, for two months, the N350 daily levy on keke. This, they said will aid... Read more »

Lockdown relaxation: Obiano has saved souls-Keke operators

By Chinwe Nwacha Onitsha Satisfied with Governor Willie Obiano’s relaxation of the lockdown Transport Owners Association of Nigeria, TOAN, has commended him saying that he has saved scores of souls. State chairman... Read more »

CBN’s N50bn COVID-19 fund disbursement begins Thursday

Barring any last-minute change in plans, the disbursement of the first tranche of the Central Bank of Nigeria N50bn targeted credit facility would begin on Thursday. The fund, which is being managed... Read more »

No plans to demolish Ebeano plaza Nsukka

Nsukka Local Government Council has dismissed rumours making the rounds of alleged plans to demolish the Ebeano Plaza, Nsukka. A statement signed by Ejike Okpe, Personal Assistant On Media and Publicity to... Read more »

Breaking: FG reduces petrol price to N125 per litre

By Petrus Obi Following the recent drop in crude oil price the federal government has ordered an immediate reduction in petrol price to N125 a litre. A statement issued by the Minister... Read more »

FSI promotes innovative payment solutions to curb fraud

The Financial Services Innovators (FSI) has expressed its commitment towards deepening financial inclusion in the country by providing safe innovative payment and identity solutions in order to prevent fraudulent activities within the... Read more »