Pastor Adeboye Acquires Brand New Helicopter

New Helicopter

Pastor Adeboye Acquires Brand New Helicopter       The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye  has acquired a brand new helicopter. Church Gist can authoritatively reveal that the Helicopter with registration marking ‘5N-EAA’ representing ‘Enoch Adejare Adeboye’ arrived Nigeria very recently. Recall that in December 2019, the 78 year old General Overseer of the Church with the ‘most ambitious evangelism drive globally’ according to News outfits Al-Jazeera and American News Outfit ‘Cable News Network’ (CNN) went on an apostolic/evangelical visit usually known…

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CAMA Does Not Target Churches, Religious Bodies – Assures FG

Religious Bodies

CAMA Does Not Target Churches, Religious Bodies – Assures FG       The Federal Government has assured religious bodies in the country that the amended Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 (CAMA) does not target churches, mosques and other religious bodies, as had been wrongly portrayed. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Niger Delta Affairs, Sen. Ita Enang, gave the assurances on Tuesday during an interaction with the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), in Abuja. The meeting was organised for the purposes of giving enlightenment to the Christian…

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PDP Rejects Increase in Fuel Price, Electricity Tariff

Electricity Tariff

PDP Rejects Increase in Fuel Price, Electricity Tariff       The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the reported increase in the price of petrol to N151 per litre and electricity tariff to N66 per kwh. In a statement on Wednesday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party described the increase as callous and cruel, alleging that the All Progressives Congress (APC) was punishing Nigerians. “The party demands an immediate reversal of the prices to avert a national crisis, as the increase will result in upsurge in…

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Two Dead, Six Injured As Trucks Collide With Bus In Lagos

Trucks Collide

Two Dead, Six Injured As Trucks Collide With Bus In Lagos     Two persons were killed and six injured in a road accident in the Anthony area of Lagos State. It was learned that the accident occurred when four vehicles involving two trucks, a tanker and a commercial bus had a collision. This was confirmed in a statement issued on Wednesday by Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu. “The agency received distress calls about the above incident and upon arrival at the scene…

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Sterling Bank holds Agriculture Summit Africa 2020 September

Agriculture Summit Africa

Sterling Bank holds Agriculture Summit Africa 2020 September       Sterling Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading commercial bank, has announced that this year’s Agriculture Summit Africa (ASA) will hold from September 23rd to 24th, 2020, with the theme “Fast Forward Agriculture: Exploiting The Next Revolution.”  The statement by the bank also announced Mastercard Foundation, Africa Development Bank (AfDB) and IDH – the sustainable trade initiative as headline sponsors for the third edition of the Summit. Other partners confirmed to be supporting this year’s event include Flour Mills Nigeria PLC., NIRSAL…

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Neighbourhood Watch, Amotekun, Community Police and Nigeria’s Complex Security Network

Neighbourhood Watch

Neighbourhood Watch, Amotekun, Community Police and Nigeria’s Complex Security Network       The Editorial Research and Intelligent Unit of the National Association of Online Security Reporters, NAOSRE, in this report, examines Nigeria’s uncoordinated security initiatives arising from the federal government’s centralist community policing and southwest federalist Amotekun. In the past 10 years, Nigeria has been fighting Jihadist terrorism. The situation has been worsened by the importation of agents of Al Qaeda and the Islamic Caliphate into Nigeria from other countries in the Sahel. As if terrorism by home-grown Boko…

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Nigeria, Ghana Working to Resolve Trade Dispute, Says Gbajabiamila

Trade Dispute

Nigeria, Ghana Working to Resolve Trade Dispute, Says Gbajabiamila     Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said that efforts are ongoing to resolve the dispute between Nigerian traders and the Ghanaian Government. A statement by the Speaker’s Spokesman, Lanre Lasisi, on Wednesday, said Mr Gbajabiamila led a delegation of lawmakers from the House of Representatives on a two-day legislative diplomatic mission to Ghana and met with the Speaker of the Ghanaian Parliament, Professor Mike Oquaye. Mr Gbajabiamila, according to the statement, was accompanied by the Chairman…

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UBA Delivers N300.6 Billion Gross Earnings, Declares N0.17k Interim Dividend

Interim Dividend

UBA Delivers N300.6 Billion Gross Earnings, Declares N0.17k Interim Dividend       Africa’s leading financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has announced its audited financial results for the half year ended June 30, 2020, showing commendable growth across key performance indices as well as increased contribution from its African subsidiaries. Notwithstanding the challenging business and economic environment occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic, the pan African financial institution was able to deliver growth in its gross earnings which rose to N300.6bn up from N294bn recorded in the same…

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Age Is Just A Number 2nd September 2020 Update

Age Is Just A Number 8 September

Age Is Just A Number 2nd September 2020 Update       Age is Just a Number 2nd September 2020 Update starts with Sahil shouting at Bari Amma disowning her from any of their relationships. He breaks a photo-frame of himself and Bari Amma then begs to Vaidika for an apology. Vaidika consoles the distressed Sahil and assures him that she isn’t angry, Sahil was a victim of misunderstanding and was not responsible for whatever happened in their lives in past years. She turns to Bari Amma and claims victory…

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DSS Summons Don Jazzy And Tiwa Savage Over Alleged Political Utterances Against Buhari’s Govt

Don Jazzy And Tiwa Savage

DSS Summons Don Jazzy And Tiwa Savage Over Alleged Political Utterances Against Buhari’s Govt       Details have emerged on how Nigerian music producer, Michael Ajereh widely known as Don Jazzy, and Tiwatope Savage popularly known as Tiwa Savage, were invited by the Department of State Serviced for questioning over alleged political utterances against the administration of President Muhamamdu Buhari. In recent months, following a sharp rise in sexual assault cases across Nigeria especially against women, Tiwa Savage began a movement known as “WeAreTired” in protest of the situation.…

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