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Access Bank moves to block probe of IB acquisition

In a bid to forestall the the probe of how Access bank Plc acquired Intercontinental bank Plc by Financial Reporting Council of Nigerian FRCN, the outgoing managing Director of Access bank plc, Mr Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede and a Director of the bank Herbert Wigwe have dragged the organization before a Federal Hi...

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Posted on May 15, 2014

Mimi, New Kid On The Block

Kayode Aponmade Thirteen years old Mariam Odey fondly called Mimi made her love for music public when she exhibited her talent with the rendition of Beyonce’s hit song Drink In Love. Mimi who recently celebrated her birthday amid encomiums, while music buffs and critics have rated the single very high. Ther...

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Posted on Apr 25, 2014

Stranded tourists rescued after landslides block access to Obudu

By Citizens Platform A number of tourists were left stranded during the week, after two landslides occurred at the popular Obudu Cattle Ranch in Obudu, Cross River State. The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, deployed a helicopter from the Disaster Reduction Unit in Enugu to rescue those trapped, bu...

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Posted on Oct 19, 2013

Police block Gov. Amaechi from residence

Governor Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi of Rivers State was denied access by the Nigerian police to his private residence in the Government House in Port Harcourt, his commissioner for information, Mrs Ibim Semenitari, said. According to her Amaechi and no fewer than 70 visitors were denied access to his private res...

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Posted on Sep 12, 2013

Aero Workers Block Gates

Striking workers of Aero Contractors, Nigeria’s second largest airline, stormed the headquarters of the troubled airline on Tuesday, blocking its entrance gates and locking management staff in their offices in another day of protests that have now lasted thirteen days. Aero Contractors planes remained groun...

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Posted on Mar 27, 2013