NLC Condemns, Rejects Petrol Price Increase

Petrol Price Increase

NLC Condemns, Rejects Petrol Price Increase       The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday took a swipe at the government and condemned the increase in the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol. The union has demanded the immediate reversal of the pump price of petrol in a statement on Monday by the NLC President, Ayuba Wabba. It stated that the recent increase in petrol pump price has worsened the level of pain and anguish in the country. According to the NLC, it is worrisome…

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Photos: Super Eagles Arrive Sierra Leone for AFCON Qualifier Second Leg

AFCON Qualifier

Photos: Super Eagles Arrive Sierra Leone for AFCON Qualifier Second Leg         Nigeria’s Super Eagles have arrived in Freetown for the second-leg of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier match against Sierra Leone. The Nigerian team will take on the Leone Stars on Tuesday following a disappointing 4-4 draw at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the Edo State capital. Recall that in the first-leg match played on Friday last week, the Super Eagles had taken the lead by four goals to nil barely 30 minutes…

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First Photos Of Actor, Williams Uchemba and Brunella Oscar’s Traditional Wedding

Williams Uchemba

First Photos Of Actor, Williams Uchemba and Brunella Oscar’s Traditional Wedding         Nollywood actor, Williams Uchemba and his fiancee, Brunella Oscar had their traditional wedding on Sunday, November 15 in Anambra state. His fair complexion bride, Brunella stunned in a gold-coloured embellished mermaid-inspired dress which she accessorized with a four-tier bead necklace and a stunning headpiece to match. While Williams dressed in the traditional isiagu outfit with an embellished red cap to match. The white wedding is billed to take place on Saturday, November 21. See the…

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AFRIMMA 2020: Flavour, DJ Cuppy, Burna Boy, Others Win Big

AFRIMMA 2020

AFRIMMA 2020: Flavour, DJ Cuppy, Burna Boy, Others Win Big       Nigerian artist, Flavour, DJ Cuppy, Burna Boy, Rhema and others have won big at the just held prestigious African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) 2020. The organizers of the awards unveiled winners for this year’s edition virtually yesterday, Sunday, November 15. AFRIMMA remains the only music award scheme that celebrates the music of African origin. See the full list of winners below… Best Male West Africa Adekunle Gold – Nigeria Sidiki Diabate – Mali Davido– Nigeria Kidi –…

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Belgium Confers Highest National Honour on African Philanthropist, Tony Elumelu

African Women

Belgium Confers Highest National Honour on African Philanthropist, Tony Elumelu       The Kingdom of Belgium has conferred the honorary distinction of Officer in the Order of Leopold, the country’s oldest and most important National Honour, on Africa’s leading investor and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu, CON, in recognition of his commitment to poverty eradication and the economic empowerment of young Africans. The Ambassador of Belgium to Nigeria, H.E. Ambassador Daniel Bertrand, presented the royal decoration on Sunday, November 15 – the Belgian King’s Day and a symbolic national day…

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UBA Deepens Retail Products, Services Through Digital Channels Across Africa

Bankers Awards

UBA Deepens Retail Products, Services Through Digital Channels Across Africa         Pan African financial services institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has deepened its retail products and services with an aim to delivering services aimed at meeting the needs of its customers across Africa. These services and product offerings, targeting at all classes of customers have been specifically tailored to meet the unique needs of individual customers of the bank, in line with the Customer First policy of the bank. UBA’s Head of Retail Liabilities, Ogechi…

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#EndSARS: Police Ask to Remand Eromosele Adene For 30 Extra Days

Eromosele

#EndSARS: Police Ask to Remand Eromosele Adene For 30 Extra Days       There was a mild drama at the Yaba Magistrate Court in Lagos on Monday as policemen attached to the State Criminal Investigation Department filed an application seeking to remand #EndSARS protester, Eromosele Adene, for an extra 30 days. The policemen had last week arrested Eromosele in Ikeja and taken him to the police command headquarters and then transferred him to the Area F Command before detaining him at the SCID, Panti. He was last Monday flown…

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