News Politics

Drama At National Assembly Complex As DSS Barricades Lawmakers From Entering

The PDP lawmakers that were reportedly barricaded from entering into the National Assembly complex earlier this morning have now gained access to the chambers, according to fresh reports. After standing outside the chambers for close to two hours, reports reaching benconews.com has it that some policemen came through to their rescue and helpfully assisted them […]

News Politics

EFCC Investigates Governor Fayose And Wife For Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has opened an investigation on the outgoing governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, and his wife, Feyisetan. According to online news platform, The Cable, Fayose’s aides including the state’s commissioner of Finance, Toyin; the state’s accountant general, Oluyemisi Owolabi; and his spokesperson, Lere Olayinka, are also being investigated. […]

Business News

Transcorp Hotels Plc Hy 2018 Profit After Tax Expands By 85%

The pride and pearl of the Nigerian Hospitality Industry, Transcorp Hotels Plc. (“Transcorp Hotels”) has announced its Unaudited Financial Statements for the period ended June 30, 2018. The company showed significant growth over same period last year recording a turnover of N8.01billion, Profit Before Tax of N2.02billion and Earning Per Share of 17.84 Kobo. Transcorp Hotels delivered […]

News Politics

Despite Defection APC Would Still Win 2019- Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, on Friday claimed that the governors of Sokoto and Kwara states, Aminu Tambuwal and Abdulfatah Ahmed respectively, would leave the All Progressives Congress. Amaechi also claimed that Tambuwal had presidential ambition, and that President Muhammadu Buhari would win in Sokoto, Kano and Bauchi states in the 2019 general […]

News society

Lagos To Pay Pastors, Imams Salaries

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to engage some religious leaders, including pastors and imams, and place them on a salary structure. This is a way of carrying out reorientation of the citizenry to shun corruption and immorality. The development was made public by the Lagos State commissioner for home affairs, Abdulhakeem Abdulateef, during […]