Over 300 UK charities have their bank accounts closed as authorities clampdown on money laundering

ABOUT 300 UK charities have had their bank accounts closed over the last two years after being caught up in a global crackdown on illegal cash flows by British financial authorities combating the menace of money laundering.

 

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Odegbami's wife's driver and housekeeper arraigned for stealing her jewellery worth N150

FORMER Super Eagles skipper Segun Odegbami has become embroiled in a minor legal battle after police charged the driver and housekeeper of his wife to court for the theft of N150m (£351,343) worth of jewellery.

 

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Acting president Osinbajo to open world's largest fertiliser plant in Port Harcourt later today

ACTING president Professor Yemi Osinbajo will open the world's largest fertiliser plant in Port Harcourt later today as the government continues its programme of economic diversification aimed at ending Nigeria's dependency on oil.

 

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Nigerian Sex Workers Association calls on the government to decriminalise prostitution as a means to combat HIV

NIGERIAN Sex Workers Association (NSWA) has called on the federal government to decriminalise prostitution and let it operate as a legitimate form of business pointing out that such a move will help arrest the prevalence of HIV.

 

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Former NBA chair Olisa Agbakoba asks Obasanjo to lead the search for new young political leaders

FORMER Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and Civil liberty Organisation (CLO) president Olisa Agbakoba has asked ex-president Chief Olusegun Obasanjo to use his influence to search for vibrant young leaders that will govern Nigeria in the future.

 

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Kaduna State communities have had uninterrupted power supply for last two years

TWO communities in Kaduna State have had two years of uninterrupted power supply according to recent findings just published by the federal government in what is being portrayed as evidence that its electricity policy is working.

 

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Two ministers representing Kogi and Gombe states in cabinet to be sworn-in today by Osinbajo

ACTING president Professor Yemi Osinbajo is to swear-in ministers Stephen Ocheni and Suleiman Hassan today so they can assume office following their clearance by the senate on May 3.

 

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Mandy Brown-Ojugbana to attend Uncelebrated Nigerians Awards UK

MUSICAL legend Mandy Brown-Ojugbana has agreed to attend this year's forthcoming Uncelebrated Nigerians Awards (UNA) UK taking place on September 30 where she will hand out awards to some of the budding artists being honoured.

 

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Ohaneze Ndigbo lauds Atiku for speaking out in favour of restructuring Nigeria

PAN-Igbo socio-cultural organisation Ohaneze Ndigbo has expressed delight at the fact that former vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has joined the ranks of Nigerians asking for a restructuring of the federation.

 

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Osinbajo unveils details of northeast redevelopment plan aimed at post-Boko Haram reconstruction

ACTING president Professor Yemi Osinbajo has revealed plans to start the implementation of a comprehensive rebuilding programme for northeast Nigeria to address the social problems caused by the Boko Haram insurgency.

 

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