Why Women Are Not the Weakest.

Source: Naija gist.com In the past, Women were considered the weakest. They were victims of pre-existing socio-cultural chauvinism and violence to the highest degree. The rights of women and girls were not protected by law or any formal institution.  For instance, the freedom of expression. Women and girls could not express themselves on any issue. They […]

Arik Air resumes flight operations

A statement from the airline’s spokesperson Ola Adeniji said: “Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest airline, is pleased to announce that scheduled flights will resume from 11 am tomorrow, Wednesday September 14, 2016. “Members of the public and our esteemed customers are advised to discountenance the disparaging allegations, unsubstantiated and uninformed claims about the […]

Missing cows: Fears in Enugu over alleged planned herdsmen’s attack

Less than one month after Fulani herdsmen attacked Attakwu Community in Enugu State where two persons were killed, the cattle men may be preparing for another attack this time, on the Aku Community in the Igbo-Etiti Local Council following the alleged disappearance of about 300 cows and slaughtering of about 10 others in the area. […]

Militants blow up another facility in Delta

Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM), yesterday, resumed its attack on oil facilities in the region by blowing up the Afiesere-Iwhrenene, a major delivery line in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. The attack is coming about a month after the group carried out its last attack on oil facilities. In January 2016, […]

Has banks’ demarketing come to stay?

Just eight years after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) laid it to rest, demarketing in the banking space has refused to die. Its ghost, is on the prowl again, ready to spook the nation’s financial markets. Demarketing, as defined by Wikipedia, an online dictionary, is ‘unselling’ or ‘marketing in reverse’, which includes general and […]

2017 budget’ll focus on agro-industries –Ogbeh

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has said that next year’s budget would focus on the development of agro-industries across the country. The Minister disclosed that the Federal Government would lay strong emphasis on the sector because it believes that only proper harnessing of the agriculture and solid minerals sectors would save […]