Saturday 19 October, 2019
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Monthly Archives: October 2019

By LOVETH AZODO, Lagos Premium Pension Limited announced that it has signed a Portfolio Management Agreement with Jigawa State Government. The agreement confers on the former the authority and responsibility of managing the state’s Pension...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the suspension of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) ongoing job recruitment pending determination of a suit filed by one Mr Pelumi Olajengbesi. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, on his 85th birthday coming on October 19, 2019. President Buhari who sent the message on behalf of the federal executive council, described Gen. Gowon...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

As part of measures towards safeguarding human and material assets of the corporation, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the National Institute for Security Studies (NISS) have stepped up inter-agency collaboration to contain...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

Deputy Governor of Kogi, Mr Simon Achuba The Deputy Governor of Kogi, Mr Simon Achuba, has been impeached. Mr Achuba was impeached by members of the Kogi State House of Assembly on Friday in Lokoja, the state capital. He was impeached by the...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, October 18, 2019, made an intervention of $325.5million in the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) and CNY14million in the spot and short tenored forwards segment of the inter-bank...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

The Director General, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has commended Transcorp Consortium for its commitment in implementing the Post Acquisition Plan for Transcorp Hilton Hotel. Okoh made the commendation at the Presidential...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

Afreximbank President Prof. Benedict Oramah (left), joined by Angela Alsobrooks, Prince Georges County Executive (centre), and AbdulRasheed Abubakar, Publisher of Diaspora Today Magazine, displaying his award plaque in Washington, D.C. Prof....

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

El-Zakzaky Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, popularly known as Shiites, have again clashed with men of the Nigeria Police Force on Friday, October 18, 2019, in Abuja. The group came out in large numbers protest the continued detention...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019

The Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar on Friday, October 18, 2019, declared Distinguished Senator Bassey Albert as the winner of Akwa Ibom North East (Uyo) Senatorial District Election. The Court of Appeal settled on the first issue raised...

By Optimum Times on Oct 19th, 2019