Home > Business > Agribusiness

Agribusiness

N3bn Fraud: Winifred Oyo-Ita Sends Retirement Letter To Buhari

Winifred Oyo-Ita, the head of service of the federation, has offered to immediately proceed on retirement in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, TheCable understands. The widow had been under pressure from her immediate family to retire after news reports emerged that she was being probed over an alleged N3 billion contract scam. Although she has vehemently denied involvement in any ...

Read More »

IBB: Congrats, But Most Nigerians Will Always ‘Look Down’ On You, By ‘Fisayo Soyombo

…any attempt, deliberate or unintended, to manipulate history to Babangida’s favour should be resisted by restating the bad news that he was to Nigerian democracy… despite all his wealth and power, the generality of Nigerians whose lives he made miserable will always look down on him — whether at 78, 88 or 98. If we didn’t know better, we would ...

Read More »

Buhari Kicks Against Foreign Medical Treatment

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday, in Daura, Katsina State, said Nigeria must reduce dependence on medical treatment abroad. He, however, assured that the efforts by the Federal Government will be redoubled to improve health facilities, equipment and services in the country. The President spoke at the commissioning ceremony of Nigerian Air Force Reference Hospital in Daura. He said the Federal Government ...

Read More »

Scores Killed As Three Fighter Jets Hit Terrorist Command Center In Borno

In continuation of its campaign against terrorist enclaves in the North-east, three fighter jets of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Friday pounded a terrorist command and control center at Dusula, Borno State, even as it launched Operation Green Sweep 3 aimed at targeting terrorist positions in the North-east. The air strikes were conducted following intelligence reports that pointed to the ...

Read More »

Nigeria ‘ll Come Out Great, March Forward – Adeboye

Less than 24 hours after Pastor David Oyedepo of the Winners Chapel rained curses on the Nigerian system that had tacitly supported the Fulani herdsmen onslaught on Nigerians, another leading light in the Christendom, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God, has prophesied that Nigeria would come out great, march forward and overcome its numerous challenges. Adeboye ...

Read More »

‘I Resign’; ‘No, You’re Fired’; INEC, C’River REC In Drama Of Confusion

What looked like a drama occurred on Friday in Cross Rivers state as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, sacked the Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Dr. Frankland Briyai after he announced his resignation. Briyai had announced his resignation on Thursday. According to him, during his resignation, he wants to contest the forthcoming Bayelsa governorship election scheduled for November ...

Read More »

Despite Treating Ear Infection, Buhari Doesn’t Hear Nigerians, Says Sowore’s Lawyer

Inibehe Effiong, one of the lawyers advocating the release of Omoyele Sowore from custody of the Department of State Services (DSS), says “despite using taxpayers money to treat ear infection abroad”, President Muhammadu Buhari does not listen to the cries of the people. In 2016, the presidency had announced that Buhari would proceed on a 10-day vacation to the United ...

Read More »

Deeper Life Pastor’s Wife, Four Children Disappear In Abuja

Pastor Isaac Pada of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Lugbe, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has raised the alarm over the disappearance of his wife and four children. Pada told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that the incident happened at Lugbe on July 30, while he had gone to work. He explained that his wife, Precious and four children, ...

Read More »

Breaking News: DSS Seeks Court Order To Detain Sowore For 90 Days

The Department of State Service (DSS) has filed an application before a federal high court in Abuja, seeking to detain Omoyele Sowore, convener of the #RevolutionNow movement, for 90 days. In an ex parte motion with number: FHC/ABJ/CS/915/19, G. O Agbadua, counsel to the DSS, told the court that the secret police needed the period to investigate Sowore. Agbadua told ...

Read More »

N10bn Fraud: Court Freezes Lagos Govt Accounts

*The affected accounts are said to be domiciled in Access Bank, First City Monument Bank and Zenith Bank with numbers respectively as 0060949275, 5617984012 and 1011691254. Three bank accounts belonging to the Lagos State Government have been frozen by a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos over an alleged fraud of N9.9bn. The affected accounts are said to be domiciled ...

Read More »