Daily Archives: October 5, 2018

Austin Avuru Worried Over Stunted Education Growth, Population Increase

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (MD/CEO), Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, Dr.Ojunekwu Austin Avuru has warned that Government cannot effectively reverse the stunted growth in education, healthcare and the economy without addressing the high population growth rate. He was of the view that a population growth rate that, excluding the contribution of oil revenues, actually outstrips the GDP ...

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Teachers in Nigeria Celebrate World Teachers’ Day, Make Demands

Teachers in Nigeria, on Friday, joined their counterparts across the globe to celebrate the 2018 World Teachers’ Day with assurances by the Nigeria’s federal government of better days for teachers through capacity building and rewards. This was demonstrated through award of various prizes to exceptional teachers and administrators. The minister of education, Mallam Adamu Adamu paid tributes to members of ...

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EFCC Rearraigned Delta North Senator, Nwaoboshi Over N332m Fraud

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday, rearraigned Senator Delta North Senatorial district, Mr. Peter Nwaoboshi, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged N332 million fraud. He was rearraigned alongside his companies, Golden Touch Construction Project Limited and Suiming Electricals Limited, before Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke, on the said allegations. The defendants rearrangement before the new judge was ...

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Convict Charged For Alleged Fraud

  A convict, Jones Biyere, 59, who is currently serving 15 years jail term, has again been charged before a Federal High Court, Lagos, by the Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigeria Police force, on another fraud related offences. Biyere, was on September 20, sentenced to a 15 years imprisonment by Justice Mohammed Idris, after he was found guilty of ...

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