2016 Admission List Withdrawn:JAMB Read more

2016 Admission List Withdrawn:JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has withdrawn the list of recommended candidates for admission, earlier sent to universities, polytechnics and colleges of education. In a statement issued in Abuja and signed by  Head of Media, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, he said the withdrawal was to ensure the university senates perform their statutory responsibility. ‎The […]

Central Bank of Nigeria Directs Banks to Review Foreign Currency Loans Read more

Central Bank of Nigeria Directs Banks to Review Foreign Currency Loans

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Wednesday urged banks to review foreign currency denominated loans in line with the Prudential Guidelines for Deposit Money Banks in the country. This is contained in a statement signed by the Director of Banking Supervision, Mrs Tokunbo Martins, and posted on the website of the apex bank. The […]

APC Relied Heavily on Propaganda to take Power from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Read more

APC Relied Heavily on Propaganda to take Power from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)

By Jacob Onjewu Dickson When former First Lady, Patience Jonathan’s reaction to the intrigues that played out in respect of the over 200 school girls abducted from the Government Secondary School in Chibok, was aired on TV, it was watered down and became a block buster free-to-air comedy show. Nigerians joked with the tears she […]

DSS Personnel Kills Mother Of 5 Traveling on a Commercial Vehicle from Abuja to Kaduna Read more

DSS Personnel Kills Mother Of 5 Traveling on a Commercial Vehicle from Abuja to Kaduna

In a rare occurrence that caused disquiet in some parts of Kaduna metropolis, an operative of the Department of State Services, DSS, accidentally shot and killed a female traveler along the Kaduna-Abuja Express on Wednesday. The unnamed woman, who was traveling on a commercial vehicle from Abuja to Kaduna with five of her children, was […]

Pilot Flies Above Thunderstorm:Took A Perfect Shot Of It At 37,000 Feet Read more

Pilot Flies Above Thunderstorm:Took A Perfect Shot Of It At 37,000 Feet

  Taken from a plane at the instant of a lightning flash, it illustrates each the intensity of a turbulent atmosphere and also the fantastic thing about Mother Nature. A strong, turbulent updraft; a swish, flat anvil; and also the overshooting high — all options of intense developing thunderstorms. The photo was taken over the […]