Posts Tagged ‘Thebreakingtimes’

In Defence of the Spirit of Biafra By Anthony A. Kila

Those who easily discard the spirit of Biafra are wrong and they need to be corrected. A closer look at their position and action will easily reveal that their swiftness to discard is borne out of ignorance and naivety at best or intolerance and malice at worst. Lest we become guilty of what we accuse […]

Nigeria, What Is The Truth About Mobile Payment & Financial Inclusion

Mobile Payment & Financial Inclusion Addressing inequality, empowering women and the youth, and the support foran all-inclusive growth, has been identified as pivotal to sustainable economic development of especially developing economies. This school of thought is crucial to the underlying precepts of “Financial Inclusion”, which is the delivery of financial services at affordable costs to […]

EFCC’s Release of Buhari’s Associate Exposes Buhari’s Hypocrisy – PDP

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday said the released of President Muhammadu Buhari’s associate and All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain, Brig. General Jafaru Isa (retired), by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) barely eight hours after arrest, has exposed the hypocrisy of Buhari anti-corruption war. The party said the continued incarceration of PDP spokesman, Olisa Metuh […]

Return All You Collected Or Face Jail, EFCC Warns Falae, Yakassai, Metuh and Others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has warned that all politicians who shared in the allegedly diverted $2.1billion arms deal must return what they got or face trial. It is also reported that Gen. Lawal Jafaru Isa, has refunded 60 per cent of the money he collected from the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA). […]

Nigeria Deports Six British Citizens

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has deported 6 British citizens for violation of Nigeria’s immigration law. This was revealed to newsmen by the Comptroller-General of the NIS, Mr. Martins Kure-Abeshi, in a meeting with the House of Representatives Committee on Interior. Abeshi said “I just arrived from abroad on Monday and met this case. “As […]

IAAF scandal worse than soccer’s crisis, says Johnson

he corruption scandal that has rocked athletics is worse than the one that has plunged soccer ruling body FIFA into crisis. This statement is so because it punished clean athletes, four-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson said on Tuesday. “With athletics, if you think about the victims, it is absolutely worse,” the 400 metres world […]