Thursday 14 November, 2019
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Monthly Archives: March 2019

The U. S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) says Nigerians and other international students contributed 42.4 billion dollars to the U. S. economy in 2017/2018 session. A senior official of the Bureau, who...

By Optimum Times on Mar 31st, 2019

Ikeazor The Executive Chairman Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) , Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye has commended the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) Executive Secretary, Sharon Ikeazor, for her determination to win...

By Optimum Times on Mar 31st, 2019

… Says Pump Price of Petrol Remains N145 per litre The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has warned depot owners or terminal operators not to sell Premium Motor Spirit, otherwise called petrol, above the official ex-depot...

By Optimum Times on Mar 31st, 2019

Afreximbank Executive Vice President, Dr. George Elombi (left) presents document conveying the Bank’s donations to Chris Mapanga, Ambassador of Zimbabwe to Egypt The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has made good on its donation of...

By Optimum Times on Mar 30th, 2019

President Buhari Ahead of his swearing-in for his second term on 29 May, 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari is already thinking about the legacy of his tenure, saying he would leave Nigeria better than he met it. President Buhari spoke today...

By Optimum Times on Mar 30th, 2019

L-R: Dr. Francis Faduyile, President, NMA and Dr. Olumuyiwa Peter, Secretary General NMA at a press conference Members of the Nasarawa State Chapter of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), have threatened to embark on a 3-day warning strike...

By Optimum Times on Mar 30th, 2019

President Buhari Leadership of The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has said saboteurs and politicians in cassock attempted to prevent its leadership from paying congratulatory visit to President...

By Optimum Times on Mar 30th, 2019

Lionel Messi Lionel Messi is certainly the darling of Barcelona fans, but he is less fancied by his Argentine compatriots because of his failure to win the World Cup or Copa America for the country. An upset Messi revealed his problems with...

By Optimum Times on Mar 30th, 2019

L-R: Chief Executive, Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, Dr Demola Sogunle; Chief Executive, Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, Mr Yinka Sanni; Executive Secretary, Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission, Mrs Yewande Sadiku; Founder/CEO, Channels TV, Mr John...

By Optimum Times on Mar 29th, 2019

L-R:  Director Engineering AIB, Lagos, ENGR. Mohammed Wali, President, National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE), Mr. Abednego Galadima and Director Operation and Training, NCAA, Capt. Abdullahi Sidi, during the NAAPE, Aviation...

By Optimum Times on Mar 29th, 2019