#Bokoharam: Government Playing Cheese With Citizens Lives

The Government of Nigeria announcement of blocking all Sim Cards who have not been linked to the NIMC server is a welcome initiative that’s if it will be consolidated to achieve its desired moves. The Buhari led Executive council have been laying emphasis on digitalization of Country on cloud mechanisms but this mission have fall off shifts because the effects of this policy’s have not improved the Security challenges been faced. For over a decade, Bokoharam Jihadist’s have been unleashing havocs on the Northern parts of the country predominantly without…

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Be The Driver Of Your Destiny

Written by: Patience Edet Yesterday was somewhat adventurous, though it boring at the beginning, why? I was the only female in the car, you can imagine, I was with two able men and one guy. Didn’t I tell you? I’m sorry about that. I travelled to Ibadan (the biggest city in Africa for a supposed training, When we got to the training ground, I was solely surrounded by men, wetin happen nah, shey nah only me waka come ni? Please, kindly permit me to tell you something that you probably…

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#LandBorders: FGN Reopens Land Borders, Rice Others Remain Banned

Nigeria reopens selected land borders with others to follow by Dec 31 2020. The four immediately affected borders are Seme (South-west), Ilela (North-west), Maitagari (North-west part ) and Mfun (South-south). Nigeria’s finance minister, Zainab Ahmed, disclosed the policy shift to newsmen after this week’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Apparently, importation of Rice and other vegetables are still placed on ban while the surge for Economic balance remains a huge recovery shifts for the ruling party, the price of the commodity is been traded averagely from N25,000- N35,000k as the…

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Lagos State Got More Federal Grants In 2020 – NBS

According to the National Bureau of Statistics, about 78% of all banking sector loans by value, given to states, went to Lagos state operating entities: “According to the data, about N15.1 trillion out of N19.4 trillion of the loans went to Lagos State in the third quarter of 2020, a 13.86% rise from the same period in 2019”. During the same period, entities in Yobe, Jigawa, and Ebonyi States received 0.1%, 0.13%, and 0.13% respectively. Rivers state, following Lagos, received 5% of the loan or N977 billion. emagenews #theemage

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#NIMC: Minister Congratulates Registered Nigerians

The Honorable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), has approved the licensing of 173 Agents and 30 State Governments/Public Sector Institutions to conduct enrolment of all persons including legal residents into the National Identity Database (NIDB) on behalf of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC). The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has given telecommunications operators (MTN, Glo, Airtel, 9Mobile and others) in the country two weeks to block all SIM cards that are not registered with the National Identity Numbers (NIN), the Commission has said in…

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