The results of the presidential election in 11 out of the 27 local government areas in Imo State collated on Sunday in Owerri, capital of the state, show that President Goodluck Jonathan, who is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, is clearly leading his main opponent, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Major-Gen... [Read More...]
The Presidency on Sunday urged supporters of President Goodluck Jonathan against panic over some “fake results” of the Saturday’s presidential elections, allegedly being released by opposition party. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, made the Presidency’s position known on his Facebook page. Abati asked supporters of the President not... [Read More...]
The Independent National Electoral Commission has said that despite the extension of Saturday’s elections till Sunday in some parts of the country, the results of the presidential poll will be declared on Monday(today). INEC Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega, gave the assurance as some of results from wards, local government areas and states continued to emerge... [Read More...]
The All Progressives Congress in Anambra State has accused the Peoples Democratic Party of using residential houses, hotels and other secret places for collation of electoral results. The party also said that most of the legitimate collation centres were left empty without any sign of electoral activities. The senator representing Anambra Central and who is... [Read More...]
Ibadan, Oyo State businessman and philanthropist, Mufutau Olanihun, died of protracted illness on Sunday at the age of 69. The circumstances leading to Olanihun’s death are still not clear but a family source who did not give her name because she was not authorised to speak on the family’s behalf confirmed his death, saying that... [Read More...]
As the collation of results of the presidential election continues, the Peoples Democratic Party has won the poll in seven Local Government Areas in Edo State. Edo has 18 LGs. At the INEC office in Benin where the collation of results continued into the early hours of Monday, at Igueben the PDP led with about... [Read More...]
The office of the Independent National Electoral Commission in the Emouha Local Government Area of Rivers State was on Saturday night set ablaze by persons believed to be political thugs. A senior official of the commission confirmed the incident hours after hundreds of All Progressives Congress protesters on Sunday besieged the INEC office in Port... [Read More...]
The Commissioner of Police for the elections in Osun State, Sam Okaula, said the police have arrested four suspects for attempting to snatch the results of the presidential election in Ikirun. He said the suspects had been transferred to the state capital, Osogbo, for interrogation. He added that six others had been arrested in the... [Read More...]
The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission to charge the Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, for election violence. It also asked the Commission to cancel the election result in Ire-Ekiti over allegation of violence and ballot snatching. The opposition party based the call on the... [Read More...]
The Oyo State Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in Oyo State, Teslim Folarin, lost his local government to the All Progressives Congress in the presidential election on Saturday. Folarin and the Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory, Jumoke Akinjide, are from the Ona Ara Local Government Area of the state. They are the... [Read More...]
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Specifically, the total assets and liabilities of the commercial banks rose to N27.67 trillion in January 2015, representing one per cent increase above the level at the end of December 2014.The post Banks’ assets, liabilities hit N28 trillion appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria.
Olubodun said this in Lagos recently when Students from nine universities in Nigeria who made it to be members of this year’s Roger Hatchuel Academy visited Insight Communication during their tour of marketing communication related organizations.The post Think local, act global… formula that can enrich output of advert agencies appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria.
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Muyiwa Ayojimi is the convener of the League of Consumer Advocates, a group committed to advance the cause of Consumer Rights in Nigeria. He is also a legal practitioner with practice experience of over a decade in Experiential Commercial Law with strong bias for Consumer Protection. An Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Nigeria, a member of the Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria, a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management and also a Notary Public of Nigeria, in this chat with KABIR ALABI GARBA, Ayojimi shares his thoughts on issues of consumers’ rights and why he thinks awareness about consumerprotection is low in the country. Excerpts:The post ‘Why awaren…
Ojerinde in a chat with journalists, last week, in Abuja said that the introduction of computer-based test (CBT) had led to reduction in exam malpractice in the country.The post Reducing exam malpractice through computer-based tests appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria.
Osanyin also served as a Guest Speaker at the conference with the presentation of a paper entitled: The Development of Health Law in Nigeria- The Open Season of Malpractice Suits.The post Nigerian lawyer appointed into global panel appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria.