Thursday 19 September, 2019
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Monthly Archives: August 2019

Falconets celebrate African Games gold medal Nigeria’s Under-20 women’s national team, Falconets, have won the women’s football tournament of the ongoing 12th African Games in Rabat Morocco. The Christopher Danjuma tutored team won...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

The Federal High Court in Lagos has discharged and acquitted a former Senior Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Domestic Affairs, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, and a banker, Joseph Iwuejo, who were charged with N1.6 billion fraud. The...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed.A Adamu has given marching orders to the Commissioner of Police, Taraba State Command to fish-out the killers of Rev. Father David Tanko who was gruesomely...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

L-R:  Representative, Nigerian Army  Maj Gen ECN Obi; Representative,  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,  Mrs Philomenah  Lawrence and Acting, Director General,  SEC, Ms Mary Uduk during a Day with Investor Program with Military,...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

L-R: Chief Justine Utsu; Col MJ Agba-Attah (Rtd); Dr Vivian Ogar; Hon Minister of State for Power, Prince Goddy Jedy Agba and Romanus Ashipu The new Minister of State for Power, Prince Goddy Jedy Agba has been honoured by his Cross Rivers State...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

MUFG Bank in Yokohama City, Japan, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) to provide a broad framework for collaboration between the two organisations. Signed on Tuesday...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

Governor of Edo State and Chairman of the Ad-hoc Committee of the National Economic Council on Crude Oil Theft, Prevention and Control, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, conferring with the NNPC GMD, Mallam Mele Kyari, during a meeting of member of the committee...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

Hon. Minister of Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola (middle); Minister of State in the Ministry, Engr. Abubakar Aliyu (left) and Chairman, Board of Directors of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), Dr. Adewale Adesoji Adeeyo...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Thursday emerged as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Nov. 16 Governorship election. Bello emerged winner of the governorship ticket by polling 3,369 votes to beat eight other aspirants...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019

Alhaji Bello Matawalle An accident involving the convoy of Zamfara state Governor, Alhaji Bello Matawalle has claimed the lives of two police personnel attached to the governor. Yusuf Idris, the Director-General on Press Affairs to the governor,...

By Optimum Times on Aug 30th, 2019