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Mandatory use of national ID numbers begins January 2019

The enforcement of the mandatory use of National Identification Number, NIN, by all Nigerians might come into full implementation from January 1, 2019. This follows the Federal Executive Council’s approval of the immediate implementation of a strategic roadmap for “digital identity ecosystem” in Nigeria. The digital identity ecosystem is...

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N5.87bn fine: CBN reviews new evidence from banks, MTN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is reviewing new evidence from four banks and MTN Nigeria over the sanctions slammed on them by the regulator. The banks – Standard Chartered Bank, Stanbic-IBTC, Citibank and Diamond Bank – were last month fined N5.87 billion by the apex bank for breach of...

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Sheraton Lagos, member of Ikeja Hotels

Scorecard: Ikeja Hotel emerges worst performing stock as investors lose N687bn...

The free fall of equities persisted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in the month of August with investors net worth depreciating further by 5.86 per cent. Data obtained from the exchange showed that the All-Share Index during the period shed 2,169.33 points or 5.86 per cent to close at...

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Paul Pogba

Classy Pogba steers Man United to 3-0 win at Young Boys

Captain Paul Pogba produced an outstanding performance garnished by two goals to help Manchester United to a resounding 3-0 win against Swiss debutants Young Boys Bern. United defeated the Swiss side in Champions League Group H opener on Wednesday. Pogba bossed midfield on the artificial pitch and fired United ahead in...
Lyon inflict shocking defeat on Man City

Man City suffer shock Champions League defeat at Etihad Stadium

Manchester City's Champions League campaign got off to a poor start as the Premier League champions suffered a surprise defeat against Lyon at the Etihad Stadium. Maxwel Cornet drilled the French visitors ahead after Fabian Delph failed to cut out Nabil Fekir's cross. City, who are favourites to win this season's...

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Impending attack on Obi: A strange call from Ikenna Ezenekwe, 247ureports.com...

Ikenna Ellis Ezenekwe, a well known fraudster lied that Obi gave N10 million to PDP Chairman. I shall start the refutation by chronicling the encounters with him to show who he really is. I have had many encounters with Mr. Ellis Ikenna Ezenekwe in the past. In the...
Segun-Oni, former APC Dep. National Chairman

What does Segun Oni really want?

“Ethics is knowing the difference between what you have a right to do and what is right to do.” –Potter Stewart There is no gain saying that the legal ember stoked by Engineer Olusegun Oni against Dr. John Kayode Fayemi to deck the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ekiti State...