Thursday 14 November, 2019
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The Federal High Court in Abuja has given the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission an ultimatum of four months to extradite Diezani Alison-Madueke, a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, to Nigeria from the United Kingdom. The former...

By Optimum Times on Nov 14th, 2019

Adams Oshiomhole on hot seat All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors Forum has called on the party’s National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole to call for National Executive Council (NEC) meeting to resolve party’s challenges. In a statement...

By Optimum Times on Nov 14th, 2019

The Kogi State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, has declared Friday Nov. 15, as public holiday for all schools in the state. A statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Mr Eric Aina, directed...

By Optimum Times on Nov 13th, 2019

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday disqualified the Bayelsa State deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Biobarakuma Degi, from participating in the forthcoming election scheduled to hold Saturday, November...

By Optimum Times on Nov 13th, 2019

NNPC GMD, Mallam Mele Kyari (right), handing over some of the bids to the Group General Manager, Supply Chain Management, Mr. Abdulhamid Ali (middle), in the presence of a representative of one of the bidding companies, during the public bid...

By Optimum Times on Nov 13th, 2019

Harsh business environment in Nigeria forced about 322 organised private companies to close shop between 2009 and 2014, a report by the World Bank Enterprise Survey has shown. The report also said out of 5,833 firms sampled in the country within...

By Optimum Times on Nov 13th, 2019

Residents of Mahuta Community of Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna state were thrown into confusion as suspected gunmen kidnapped two lecturers in the area. The two lecturers, Dr Adamu Chinoko and Dr Umar Chinoko were biological brother...

By Optimum Times on Nov 12th, 2019

Corporate Affairs Commission on Monday urged companies operating in the country to file in their annual returns as provided by the law or risk being de-listed from its register. Mr Moses Adaguusu, Head Public Affairs, CAC, told News Agency...

By Optimum Times on Nov 11th, 2019

Prof. Tam David-West is dead President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep sorrow at the passage of his ally and friend, a man he usually called “the indomitable Tam David-West.” The President’s condolence message was conveyed in a statement...

By Optimum Times on Nov 11th, 2019

i The Presidency has come up with reasons 35 aides attached to the office of the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, were dismissed during the week. A report emerged during the week indicating that over 30 aides attached to the VP had been...

By Optimum Times on Nov 10th, 2019