Tag: Nigeria

Professor Ibrahim Umar Is Dead

Professor Ibrahim Umar, former vice-chancellor of Bayero University Kano, has passed away. His son Farouk Ibrahim Umar confirmed the death to journalists on Monday. He said the funeral of the deceased famous physicist will be held at Kofar Kudu on Tuesday (today) at 10am. From 1979 until 1986 […]

Breaking: Adeleke Loses Office To Oyetola

The Election Petitions Tribunal hearing the All Progressives Congress’ Adegboyega Oyetola’s petition against the victory of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Ademola Adeleke on Friday annulled the result of the July 16 Osun governorship poll. Justice Tetsea Kume, while delivering a majority decision, declared that the Independent National Electoral […]

CBN Unveils National Domestic Card Scheme

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, Thursday launched the Nigerian National Domestic Card scheme that will among other things, avail Nigerians the sovereignty of their data, lower costs of transactions, and address challenges in foreign exchange usage. Emefiele said at a time when […]

ICPC Rearrests Ex-JAMB Registrar, Ojerinde

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has rearrested a former registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Prof. Adedibu Ojerinde, in Abuja, on Thursday, The Switch Nigeria reports. Ojerinde’s arrest followed a warrant issued by the Federal High Court, Abuja. He is expected to […]