51 results found for Godwin Emefiele

AFCON: CBN Gov assures of more support for Super Eagles

 The Central Bank Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele has assured the Super Eagles of Federal Government’s support in the team’s quest for a fourth Africa Cup of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted yesterday | seen 39 times

Tags: Mr Godwin Emefiele,

Win AFCON and get $250,000, Otedola tell Super Eagles

THE Super Eagles of Nigeria have been promised $250,000 by Femi Otedola if they lift the 2021 AFCON trophy. The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Super Eagles, Godwin Emefiele, CBN, Otedola, Aliko Dangote, NFF, Amaju Pinnick

Petrol subsidy removal to come in June – NEC

THE National Economic Council, NEC, on Thursday said that decision on the removal of the subsidy on petroleum will be made in June when the provision... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 245 times

Tags: NEC, NNPC, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Abdulahi Sule, Godwin Obaseki

Kaduna Govt sets aside N6.6bn for township roads in 2022

 The Kaduna State Government has earmarked N6.6 billion for the construction of township roads in 2022. The budget document, obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Kaduna State Government, Mr Godwin Akau,

EKEDC appoints Otubu as chairman, board of directors

The  Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has announced the appointment of Mr Oritsedere Otubu as its Chairman, Board of Directors.   The electricity distribution company made the announcement... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC), Mr Oritsedere Otubu, Mr  Godwin Idemudia,

Herders Invasion: Delta Govt tasks Uwheru community on peace

Delta Government on Tuesday urged the people of Uwheru Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area to sheath their sword and embrace peace in the wake... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Delta State Livestock Management Committee (DLMC),Julius Egbedi, Godwin Adode,

Buhari assures Nigerians of a drop in food price

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja urged Nigerians to exercise some patience as the growing food production in the country, especially expansion in rice farming, will... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Godwin Emefiele, Abubakar Badaru, David Umahi, Prof. Ben Ayade, Atiku Bagudu, Kayode Fayemi, Aminu Goronyo, Femi Adesina, Godwin Emefiele

EKEDC apologises to Lagos, Ogun residents over irregular power supply

THE management of the Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Tuesday apologised to its customers in Lagos and some parts of Ogun State over the irregular power... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 days ago | seen 26 times

Tags: Mr Godwin Idemudia

Rice pyramids: RIFAN to empower 1m farmers

The National President of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) Alhaji Aminu Goronyo says association will empower one million farmers during the dry season farming to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: National President of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Alhaji Aminu Goronyo, Godwin Emefiele, CBN,

Govt cuts gas price to GenCos

THE Federal Government is set to reduce electricity tariffs this year while improving the power supply. To achieve this, the government said it has cut down the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Festus Keyamo, Mr Godwin Jedy-Agba, Ahmad Rufai Zakari, Dr. Onoho’Omhen Ebhohimhen, Comrade Joe Ajaero, Comrade Chris Okonkwo

2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Let’s work to enthrone peace - Iteire urges

ISOKO North Council Chairman, Deacon Christian Iteire has called on Nigerians to desist in fanning the embers of disunity but work to ensure peace for the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Deacon Christian Iteire, Hon Francis Udubra, Hons Abel Godwin, Samuel Okogbe, Hon Ejoor Igbuduma, Barr Henry Obukoewho, Canon Okuda, Prince Enakeno Ogbo, Mark Ekakitie, Samuel Irori, Oghogho Ikrumale,

Emefiele not resigning or contesting for Presidency - CBN

THE Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has dissociated itself from a report by an online medium claiming that CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele may resign his position... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 81 times

Tags: CBN, Godwin Emefiele, Osita Nwasinobi, President Goodluck Jonathan, President Muhammadu Buhari

Emefiele: Pan-African payment platform’ll reduce use of dollars, pounds in trade

GODWIN Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, says the pan-African payment and settlement system, PAPSS, will simplify cross-border transactions and reduce third currencies for intra-African... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 89 times

Tags: CBN, GODWIN Emefiele, AfCFTA, African Union, Afreximbank

Why court jailed Walter Peviana of Saipem Contracting, Chinakwe

A Rivers High Court on Tuesday, January 11, remanded Walter Peviana, managing director of Saipem Contracting and Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe in Port Harcourt Correctional Centre. They... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 154 times

Tags: Rivers State government, Godwin Obla, Giandomenico Zingali, Vitto Testaguzza, and Davide Anelli, Justice Okogbule Gbasam, Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe, Saipem Contracting, Walter Peviana

Nigerian army redeploys GOCs, top officers in major shake-up

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has approved the posting and appointment of senior officers of the Nigerian Army in a bid to reinvigorate... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya,Maj.-Gen. Godwin Umelo,Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu,Maj.-Gen. MT Durowaiye,Maj.-Gen. AE Attu,

Peviana, Chinakwe remanded over alleged $130m fraud

A Rivers High Court has remanded the Managing Director of Saipem Contracting Mr. Walter Peviana and Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe in Port Harcourt Correctional Centre. The court made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Justice Okogbule Gbasam, Mr. Odein Ajumogobia, Chief Godwin Obla, Giandomenico Zingali, Vitto Testaguzza, Davide Anelli, Mr. Walter Peviana, Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe, Saipem Contracting

Herder remanded for allegedly killing farmer in Makurdi

A Makurdi Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a herder, Sule Musa, be remanded in a co   The police charged Musa, who lives in  Etenyi Igumale, Ado... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Igwe Ogali, Sunday Ogali, Sgt. Ato Godwin, Director of Public Prosecution, Sule Musa, Magistrate Victor Kor

Benue Police arraign man for illegal possession of firearms

THE Police Command in Benue on Friday arraigned Godwin Terzungwe A.K.A Emperor in a Makurdi Upper Area Court 2B, for allegedly being in possession of firearms. Terzungwe... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Federal Correctional Centre, Dooshima Ikpambese, Junior Vikings Confraternity, Benue State Community Volunteer Guard, AntiCultism Squad, Insp. Veronica Shaagee, Insp. Rachael Mchiave, Godwin Terzungwe

Poultry association restates commitment to boost production

THE Lagos State chapter of the Poultry Association of Nigeria has restated its commitment to boost production by assisting embattled farmers. “We are hopeful for a great... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Lagos State Poultry Association of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Egbebe,

Ebewele’s contributions to sports administration in Nigeria will remain indelible, Dudu-Orumen says

GODWIN Dudu-Orumen, the Chairman of Edo State Sports Commission, says the contributions of the late Brown Ebewele to sports administration in Nigeria will remain indelible. Dudu-Orumen told... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 32 times

Tags: GODWIN Dudu-Orumen, Brown Ebewele

Revealed: True identity of mason arrested by Nigerian Army, labelled ESN commander

  ..how Nigeria army disrupted Christmas Eve Church Services, movements At Egudene-Nkanu, killed 2      THE International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law, INTERSOCIETY, has exposed how... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 529 times

Tags: Chigozie Obushi, Director of Army Public Relations, Brig General Onyema Nwachukwu,Godwin Nnaji, Emeka Umeagbalasi, Chinwe Umeche, Chidimma Udegbunam,

THEWILL picks CBN Governor, Emefiele, 2021 Person of The Year

THE Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, had been named by THEWILL NEWSPAPER as its Person of the Year for 2021.  The announcement was... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 158 times

Tags: CBN, THEWILL, Godwin Emefiele

Yuletide: Obaseki inaugurates 12-man road safety advisory council

GOV. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, on Tuesday in Benin inaugurated a 12-man Edo State Road Safety Advisory Council Committee, charged with handling any occurrence that will... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 114 times

Tags: GOV. Godwin Obaseki

Allow Eguavoen to work without interference, Izilein urges NFF

GODWIN Izilein, a former Super Falcons handler,  said the interim coaching crew of the Super Eagles would succeed only if the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) allowed them... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 93 times

Tags: NFF, GODWIN Izilein

Isiguzo, 150 other journalists to storm Anambra for media parley

NO fewer than 150 journalists, including the National President, Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Chris Isiguzo, will this weekend storm Awka for 2021 Anambra State Media... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

Tags: NUJ, Chris Isiguzo, Godwin Ubaka Okeke, Emeka Okeke, Gov. Willie Obiano

Traders send SOS to CBN over multiple charges/deductions by commercial banks

THE South East Amalgamated Markets Traders Association (SEAMATA), has sent a “Save Our Souls (SOS)” signal to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over multiple and... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Godwin Emefiele, Gozie Akudolu, Alex Okwudiri

MDCAN committed to improving Nigerians’ health, wellbeing

THE Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) says it is committed to improving the wellbeing of Nigerians for the nation’s overall development. Dr Godwin Adgidzi, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 149 times

Tags: MDCAN, FMC, Godwin Adgidzi

Man, 34, defiles friend’s 10-year-old daughter in Lagos

THE Police Command in Lagos State has arrested a 34-year-old man, Godwin Iroro, for allegedly defiling his friend’s 10-year-old daughter. The command’s spokesperson, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu, made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Police, Godwin Iroro

Kuru presented with his Public Integrity Award 2021 Plaque

FINALLY, the Managing Director/CEO of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) who recently won the “Public Integrity Award 2021,” at the maiden edition of the New... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 353 times

Tags: Godwin Emefiele, Ahmed Lawan, Ahmed Kuru, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, Jude Nwauzor,

CBN tasks judges on use of technology for effective judicial service delivery

THE Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has appealed to judges in the country to be more technology savvy to enhance justice delivery, especially in the evolving... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 171 times

Tags: CBN, Godwin Emefiele

Security improving in Edo – Obaseki

GOV. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, has said that the security situation across the 18 local government areas of the state is improving significantly. Obaseki stated this on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 147 times

Tags: GOV. Godwin Obaseki

eNaira: Another stake in digital banking

Nigerians and other parties across the globe have, no doubt, demonstrated their overwhelming interest in the eNaira project with over 2.5 million daily visits to the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 293 times

Tags: eNaira, digital banking, Digital Currencies, Godwin Emefiele, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Anambra 2021: Gubernatorial candidate vows to introduce massive economic growth

ACCORD Party Candidate for November 6 Anambra Gubernatorial election, Dr Godwin Maduka, has promised his teeming supporters that if elected the state would witness massive foreign... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 258 times

Tags: ACCORD Party, Godwin Maduka

CBN issues guidelines for implementation of TIES

By Benprince Ezeh THE Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has issued guidelines for the implementation of the Tertiary Institutions Entrepreneurship Scheme, TIES. Godwin Emefiele, governor of the CBN... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 301 times

Tags: CBN, Godwin Emefiele

EndSARS: Edo govt pledges to pay N190m compensation to victims

GOV. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has said that government would pay N190 million as compensation to victims of the 2020 EndSARS protests against police brutality, as... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Gov. Godwin Obaseki, victims of the 2020 EndSARS protests,

Anambra 2021: I will not join in political speculations, says Accord Party candidate

DR Godwin Maduka, Governorship Candidate of Accord Party for the Anambra governorship election, slated for Nov. 6, said that the electoral process has its rules and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Dr Godwin Maduka, Accord Party, Chief Kenneth Obi,

Obaseki says School of Nursing, Midwifery is 95% completed in Edo

GOV. Godwin Obaseki of Edo says the School of Nursing and Midwifery is about 95 percent completed in the state. Obaseki, who led other government officials on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Gov. Godwin Obaseki,

Buhari hails ex-Minister of State, Power, Godwin Ogbaga at 65

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former Minister of State, Power and Steel, Chief Godwin Ogbaga,  on his 65th birthday. The president, in a statement on Wednesday in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Buhari Muhammadu Buhari, Chief Godwin Ogbaga,

Edo Women group lauds Obaseki's appointment of Prof. Akoria as health commissioner

THE Edo Women’s Consultative Forum has commended  Governor Godwin Obaseki for appointing one of their daughters and a shining light in their community, Prof. Obehi Akoria,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 147 times

Tags: Governor Godwin Obaseki, Edo Women’s Consultative Forum

World Food Day: Experts call for creation of investment opportunities for rural youths

 AHEAD of the World Food Day celebration that comes up on Oct.16, three experts have called on governments and  stakeholders to create unhindered investment opportunities for... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: World Food Day, Mr Godwin Atser, Prof, Lateef Sanni, Mr John Olateru, All Farmers Association of Nigeria,

Obaseki swears in new Permanent Secretary, SUBEB chief

GOV. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has sworn in  Prof. Faith Osadalor as the new Solicitor-General /Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Justice. Also sworn in on Tuesday in Benin... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 426 times

Tags: GOV. Godwin Obaseki

NCDMB hands over ultramodern technical workshops in A/Ibom State

THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, on Friday handed over ultra-modern Woodwork and Carpentry workshops it renovated and upgraded at the Government Technical College,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 294 times

Tags: Elder Friday Emmanson Udoka, Elder Godwin Udom, President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board,Government Technical College,, Simbi Kesiye Wabote, Udom Gabriel Emmanuel,

Edo PDP meets, harmonises ahead of National Convention

THE Edo State Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) held an enlarged stakeholder meeting on Saturday for harmonisation ahead of the party’s National Convention slated... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: PDP, Godwin Obaseki

What Nigeria requires to address infrastructure deficit — Emefiele

GODWIN Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, on Saturday, September 25, said that the federal government needed about US$100 billion annually to address... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 547 times

Tags: Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC), Osita Nwanisobi.,GODWIN Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN,

CNPP defends Emefiele, slams PDP

THE Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has defended the governor of Central Bank (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, saying the call for his resignation is unfounded. The Peoples... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 351 times

Tags: CNPP, PDP, CBN, Godwin Emefiele

Coalition knocks FOREX saboteurs, backs CBN gov

A Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has backed various policies introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, to stabilise the naira... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 414 times

Tags: CBN, President Buhari, Godwin Emefiele

I’ll take women to a new height as governor –Maduka

GOVERNORSHIP candidate of Accord Party, Dr Godwin Maduka, has promised to engage more women in governance if he wins the poll. Maduka said he was not new to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Dr Godwin Maduka, Accord Party

Labour unions urged to pressure Obaseki to rescind ‘proof of vaccination’ policy

CIVIL society organisation Talakawa Parliament (TP) has called on the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) to prevail on Edo State Governor... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: NLC, TUC, Godwin Obaseki

Edo Queens FC commend govt for developing women football

Players of Edo Queens FC on Monday, in Benin, commended the government for the development of women football in the State, especially the government’s response to... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Super Falcons, Philip Shaibu, Edo Queens FC, Goodness Onyebuchi, Gov. Godwin Obaseki

How Accord party will address insecurity, unemployment in Anambra – Maduka

DR Godwin Maduka,  governorship candidate of Accord Party in the Nov. 6 governorship election in Anambra, has outlined solutions to insecurity, unemployment and other problems bedevilling ... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: DR Godwin Maduka,  governorship candidate of Accord Party in the Nov. 6 governorship election in Anambra

Soludo, 11 others make INEC list of candidates for Anambra governorship election

  …Andy Uba and Ifeanyi Uba missing   TWELVE candidates have been listed to participated in the November 6, governorship election, according to an updated list published by... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 794 times

Tags: Soludo, 11 others make INEC list of candidates for Anambra governorship election, Professor Charles Soludo, Ibezim Onyekachukwu Gilbert, Godwin O. Maduka for Accord Party, Chukwuugo Bennet Etiaba (A