Budget padding impossible without aid of executive arm –Na’Abba

www.sunnewsonline.com — 9th August 2016 Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Umar Na’Abba, yesterday called for a thorough investigation of the role played by officials in the executive arm in the current budget padding controversy. Mr. Na’Abba who spoke to journalists at a workshop organised by Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) in […]

Dangote Cement Grows Volume By 60%-CEO

 The Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Cement Plc,Onne Van der Weijde has disclosed that the company achieved a volume growth of 60% and a top line growth of 20% in the  first half of 2016,saying that 4.2% of the top line growth came from Nigeria while 20% of the volume increase owes to its operation outside […]

CBN Directs Banks to Accept Cheques in Savings Accounts

  August 3, 2016 The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele 4 By thisdaylive.com The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed banks and other financial institutions to allow their customers that are savings account holders to lodge in cheques in their accounts. Director, Banking and Payment System Department, CBN, […]

The Audacity of Fulani Herdsmen

The Audacity of Fulani Herdsmen August 1, 2016 thisdaylive.com   Perspective There is more to the bravery of the Fulani herdsmen than many can relate to, writes Ojo Maduekwe To understand why President Muhammadu Buhari has been silent over the Fulani herdsmen bloodbath across the country, we have to recount some of his administration’s action […]

Grace is disproportionate

Your Daily Iconic Moments. Grace is disproportionate. V Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016.       I can clearly remember when we were growing up. Whenever we were given anything by our parents, it was always in order of seniority. The older ones would always get the biggest share and it would keep getting smaller till […]

Forte Oil Records 69% Increase in Profit Before Tax

  The Managing Director/ CEO of Forte Oil Plc, Akin Akinfemiwa has disclosed that the company recorded 47% increase in revenue, 99% increase in corn margin and 69% increase in profit before tax (PBT) in the first half of 2016 compared to 2015 situation.   According to him Forte Oil Plc also achieved 90% increase […]