Tuesday 17 September, 2019
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Monthly Archives: March 2018

Source: idahostatejournal.com   Bob Huntley and Edna Huntley have been married for 63 years. Their relationship started out a little rocky after Bob stood Edna up on their first date to go hunting. She forgave him and soon they were married....

By Optimum Times on Mar 29th, 2018

Senate President, Saraki   The Senate on Wednesday ordered the Federal Ministry of Finance to allow the 2017 Budget run till May 31 instead of March 31. The resolution followed the adoption of a Point-of-Order raised by Sen. Atai Aidoko. Relying...

By Optimum Times on Mar 29th, 2018

  *Says Fast Mobile Power Plant Can Run On Natural Gas, Condensate The General Electric (GE) has delivered its TM2500 mobile aero derivative gas turbine generator sets to Afam-3 Fast Power project site. GE disclosed this in a statement...

By Optimum Times on Mar 29th, 2018

  The Senate on Wednesday received the report of its ad-hoc committee investigating the clash between officers of different security agencies on November 21, 2017. The chairman of the committee, Francis Alimikhena, laid the report before...

By Optimum Times on Mar 29th, 2018

Col. Achuzie   The late Nigerian civil war veteran, Col. Joseph “Hannibal” Achuzie, who fought on the Biafran side, is to be buried “sitting down as a High Chief” at a date yet to be confirmed. Col. Achuzie’s...

By Optimum Times on Mar 29th, 2018

CBN Deputy Governor, Edward Adamu   The new Deputy Governors of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mrs Aisha Ahmad, and Mr Edward Adamu have formally assumed office. Their resumption follows the confirmation of their appointments on March...

By Optimum Times on Mar 29th, 2018

 Adeosun   …FAAC, NNPC to Jointly Reconcile Revenue Figures Timely intervention by the Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, has averted bleak Easter celebrations for civil servants as the disagreements between Federation Accounts Allocation...

By Optimum Times on Mar 28th, 2018

  Unrelenting in its efforts to shore up the naira value and make foreign exchange easily accessible,  the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday,  intervened in the inter-bank sector of the Foreign Exchange market to the tune of $210...

By Optimum Times on Mar 27th, 2018

                   Finance Minister, Adeosun *FAAC Declines To Approve Allocations Over N37.8 Billion Shortfall In NNPC Remittance *As Minister Reconvenes FAAC Meeting Wednesday By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja Workers under the employment...

By Optimum Times on Mar 27th, 2018

Director General, NBMA, Dr. Ebegba   By JUSTUS NDUWUGWE, Abuja The African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) has commended the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) for setting the pace for the regulation of modern biotechnology...

By Optimum Times on Mar 26th, 2018