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Monthly Archives: November 2019

Durban High Court premises in South Africa. INSET: The accused South African police officer, Austin Luciano Reynold. A twenty-four-year-old South African police constable, Austin Luciano Reynold, has been found guilty for killing a Nigerian...

By Optimum Times on Nov 30th, 2019

The trial of suspected fraudster Ismaila Mustapha, also known as Mompha, has commenced with three witnesses testifying against him at the Federal High Court in Lagos. Mompha is facing 14 counts bordering on fraud, money laundering and running...

By Optimum Times on Nov 30th, 2019

Ahead of the Christmas period, domestic flight tickets have risen by over 100 per cent in the last two weeks. Our correspondent also observed that some flight tickets have been completely sold out, especially between December 20 and 28, on...

By Optimum Times on Nov 30th, 2019

In its last intervention for the month of November, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, November 29, 2019, made an intervention of $323.5million in the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) and CNY 17.9million in the spot...

By Optimum Times on Nov 30th, 2019

AEDC IN the last six months, Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, has installed 50,000 prepaid meters in its franchise.  AEDC said it recorded the milestone since the commencement of the Meter Assets Providers, MAP regulation. AEDC...

By Optimum Times on Nov 30th, 2019

El-Rufai THE Federal High Court, Abuja, says Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, cannot stop the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from investigating him. Justice Binta Nyako said this while delivering the judgment, on Friday,...

By Optimum Times on Nov 30th, 2019

Borish Johnson UK PM British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday said that Britain would leave the EU by Jan. 31 at the latest if his Conservative Party wins a majority in the election in two weeks time. “If we can get a working majority...

By Optimum Times on Nov 30th, 2019

Popular businessman, Aliko Dangote; the Chairman, Channels Media Group, John Momoh; Chairman of UBA and philanthropist, Tony Elumelu were some of the prominent Nigerians who received the 2019 National Productivity Order of Merit (NPOM) award...

By Optimum Times on Nov 29th, 2019

Usman Gur Mohammed, TCN MD The board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved TCN’s $210 Million NTEP -1 projects in a board resolution yesterday in AfDB Headquarters, Abidjan. The NTEP is one of the projects under TREP financed...

By Optimum Times on Nov 29th, 2019

Unveiling of NNPC Retail Lubricants After years of painstaking research and meticulous planning, NNPC Retail Limited, the Downstream Subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation in charge of retail sales and marketing of petroleum...

By Optimum Times on Nov 29th, 2019