Zenith Bank Zooms Past Access Bank as Customer Deposits Cross N4 Trillion

Customer Deposits

Zenith Bank Zooms Past Access Bank As Customer Deposits Cross N4 Trillion     First Bank is still the largest Nigerian bank by customer deposits but Zenith Bank is closing in. Zenith Bank Nigeria Plc is now the second-largest bank in Nigeria by customer deposits crossing N4 trillion for the first time. The bank is next only to First Bank Ltd which remains the largest by customer deposits. Zenith Bank has also now blown past Access Bank Plc which was in second place following the 2018 merger with Diamond Bank…

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37-Years-Old Man Dies From Electrocution in Delta

Delta

37-Years-Old Man Dies From Electrocution in Delta       A 37-year-old man has been electrocuted to death after he tried switching from a generating set to electricity power while watching TV in Sapele, Delta State. The incident was said to have happened on Sunday afternoon, at about 1:35 pm along Oleh road in the timber town. According to an eye witness William Madu (the deceased) who works with a water processing company was watching a sitcom in his house when the incident happened “William was watching TV when BEDC…

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China Displays COVID-19 Vaccines for The First Time

Vaccines

China Displays COVID-19 Vaccines for The First Time       China has put its homegrown coronavirus vaccines on display for the first time, as the country where the contagion was discovered looks to shape the narrative surrounding the pandemic. High hopes hang on the small vials of liquid on show at a Beijing trade fair this week — vaccine candidates produced by Chinese companies Sinovac Biotech and Sinopharm. Neither has hit the market yet but the makers hope they will be approved after all-important phase 3 trials as early…

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BBNaija 2020: Prince, Kiddwaya, Dorathy And Ozo Nominated For Possible Eviction

Possible Eviction

BBNaija 2020: Prince, Kiddwaya, Dorathy And Ozo Nominated For Possible Eviction     Housemates of the ongoing Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality tv show, have nominated fellow housemates whom they want up for possible eviction during the live show on Sunday. After the nomination process, Kiddwaya, Dorathy, Prince and Ozo got more nominations and have all been put up for possible eviction. Prince was the most nominated housemate with six nominations, followed by Kiddwaya with three nominations, Dorathy three nominations and Ozo with two nominations. See how housemates nominated below.…

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Breaking: Trikytee Emerges BBNaija Head of House, Picks Laycon As Deputy

Trikytee

Breaking: Trikytee Emerges BBNaija Head of House, Picks Laycon As Deputy       Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) Lockdown housemate, Trikytee has won this week’s Head of House challenge, thereby emerging the Head Of Head (HOH) for the week. With his victory, he has immunity from eviction this week. Also, he is given access to the exclusive Head of House luxury lounge and the right to pick a Deputy Head of House. He, therefore, picked Laycon to be his deputy. Both Trikytee and Laycon will be occupying the positions for…

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Erica Finally Thanks Her Fans After Disqualification

Fans

Erica Finally Thanks Her Fans After Disqualification       Erica, the disqualified Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) housemate, has finally thanked her fans, ‘Elites’  after her disqualification from the reality show. Erica was disqualified on Sunday after she got a third strike for violence, bullying and disobeying Biggie’s house rules. However, her disqualification has been met with mixed reactions from Nigerian celebrities and viewers of the reality show. While others praised Biggie for the decision, Erica’s fans set up a Gofundme account with a target of $100,000 to appease the…

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Ghana President, Nana Akufo-Addo Emerges New ECOWAS Chairman

Nana Akufo-Addo

Ghana President, Nana Akufo-Addo Emerges New ECOWAS Chairman     The President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, has been elected the new Chairman of the Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS). Akufo-Addo was elected as the new ECOWAS Chairman at the ongoing 57th Summit in Niamey, Republic of Niger. Recall that Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari had during the summit warned African leaders against the unnecessary elongation of tenure in office.  

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Edo Election: Desmond Elliot Joins Ize-Iyamu Campaign Train (Photos)

Desmond Elliot

Edo Election: Desmond Elliot Joins Ize-Iyamu Campaign Train (Photos)     Nollywood actor and Lagos State House of Assembly member, Hon. Desmond Elliot has shown support for the APC Governorship candidate in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as he joined his campaign train. Desmond Elliot was live at Anegbette to support Ize-Iyamu and Mallam Gani Audu ahead of the September 19 Governorship election which will be taking place in the state Below are the photos from the campaign:  

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Two Nigerians Arrested by INTERPOL Over ‎€14.7 Million COVID-19 Fraud

Two Nigerians Arrested

Two Nigerians Arrested by INTERPOL Over ‎€14.7 Million COVID-19 Fraud       Two Nigerian suspects have been arrested for allegedly defrauding a Germany company of ‎€14.7 million in a COVID-19-related scale, Nigerian police said on Sunday. 50-year-old Babatunde Adesanya and Akinpelu Hassan Abass (41 years old), were accused of cloning the corporate website of ILBN Holdings BV, Holland, to defraud one Freiherr Fredrick Von Hahn, a representative of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia. “Discrete investigations by INTERPOL Nigeria revealed that the suspects and their Holland-based cohorts, one Eduardus Boomstra and…

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