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Monthly Archives: December 2018

Prof. Deji Femi-Pearse, Ex Pro- Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU) and  Founder of popular scenic resort, Whispering Palms in Iworo, Badagry, is dead. The late professor of medicine died on Friday at the age of 86, following a brief...

The director general of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Mr. Osita Aboloma has said that the agency destroyed than N22.7 billion worth of substandard goods in 2018. Aboloma who disclosed this in Lagos at the weekend vowed that NAFDAC...

Samuel Nkemakolem, Yenagoa The Bayelsa State Police Command has paraded two suspected armed robbers caught while trying to steal from bank customers during the Christmas celebrations in Yenagoa. One of the suspects was said to have won a jackpot...

By Optimum Times on Dec 29th, 2018

Alico Dangote, member Special Advisory Committee of APC’s campaign council The richest man in Africa, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and another Nigerian business mogul, Mr. Femi Otedola have been named as members of special advisory committee of...

By Optimum Times on Dec 29th, 2018

Orji Uzor Kalu, a former governor of Abia state and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has stated that for Abia to get it right, its people should reject Governor Okezie Ikpeazu and all the three Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...

By Optimum Times on Dec 29th, 2018

Shehu Shagari, first and only president of Nigeria’s second republic (1979–1983), is dead. A family source disclosed this to TheCable, saying he died at the National Hospital, Abuja, on Friday. Though, the.details of his death is not yet...

By Optimum Times on Dec 29th, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari said he had specifically delivered in the area of security, economy and fighting of corruption in line with his promise to Nigerians adding that Nigerians will not regret voting for APC candidates in 2019. Buhari...

By Optimum Times on Dec 28th, 2018

Scores of police personnel have invaded the residence of the controversial lawmaker representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye The invasion of the lawmaker’s Abuja residence located at 11 Sangha street, off Mississippi,...

By Optimum Times on Dec 28th, 2018

Gwen Mwaba, Director, Trade Finance, Afreximbank, and Constant Nzi, Chief Risk Officer, AGF, signing the agreement in Cairo. The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has signed an agreement with the African Guarantee Fund (AGF) for a $30...

By Optimum Times on Dec 28th, 2018

The Acting Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Mary Uduk, fielded questions in two separate fora: interview with Channels Television and during the World Press Conference by Ministry of Finance where she gave insight...

By Optimum Times on Dec 28th, 2018