Tag: Businesses

Just In: FG makes u-turn apologises for asking all bank, other account holders to re-register

The Federal Government of Nigeria has Friday, apologised for asking all account holders in the country’s financial institutions to register their details again. NewsWireNGR had reported that the Nigerian Government orders all bank account Holders to fill ‘self-certification’ Form – threatens to shut non-compliant accounts. The order was given despite[Read More…]

DISCOs urged to defer hike in electricity tariffs scheduled to take effect from July 1

The leadership of the National Assembly has convinced the Distribution Companies (DISCOs) in the country to defer the hike in electricity tariffs scheduled to take effect from July 1, 2020. This is according to a statement on Monday by the Special Adviser to the Senate President on Media, Ola Awoniyi.[Read More…]

Finally, Aero Contractors Airlines To Resume Flight Operations

Aero Contractors Airlines will resume flights this week after shutting down for nearly nearly four months. The airline, which used to be industry leader before entering economic turbulence, suspended operations “indefinitely” from September 1, 2016. But insiders told TheCable that the airline will resume operations “most likely on Wednesday” after[Read More…]

China and Africa: A Serious Affair By Olusegun Adeniyi (@Olusegunverdict)

The China-Africa Public Diplomacy Forum, a symposium organized by the Chinese Government, held on Tuesday in Dares Salaam, Tanzania. Invited to speak on the theme “Advancing China-Africa people-to-people exchanges and media cooperation to achieve development”, below is my presentation at the session. In April 2012, I was in Beijing as[Read More…]

‘We Are Preparing For War; Return To Your Africa Or We Will Kill You’ South Africans Write Nigerians, Others

by Deji Abiodun South Africans write letter warning foreigners. In a message Itunu Bodurin sent to media organisations, signed by several groups, including the Patriotic Movement, Pan Local Forum, Unemployed Workers Forum and Anti-Crime Movement, Nigerians and other foreigners were warned to leave the country and return to ‘Africa” or be[Read More…]