Politics

Good News: FG Cut Down Electricity Tariff By 50%

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has announced the immediate review of electricity tariffs by about 50 per cent. The Chairman of the Commission, Dr. Sam Amadi, said the reduction, which takes effect from the end of March, follows the regulatory agency’s decision to remove collection losses from customer tariff under the multi-year tariff order. […]

Sports

ANSP Preach Against Election Violence With Sports

The Association of Nigeria Sports Professionals (ANSP) held another press conference in Portharcourt on Monday16th March 2015 with the presence of top journalists and representatives of able and disabled sports men, The press conference is in line with the upcoming rally of the association scheduled for 25th of March 2015 in Portharcourt tagged “Sports people […]

Entertainment

I WAS A SHAMELESS HAWKER – LIZZY ANJORIN

In spite the hype, stardom, splendor and wealth, star actress Elizabeth Ibukunoluwa Anjorin fondly called Lizzy Anjorin is the girl next door to you. She is one of the very few blessed with humility and discernment despite the fame; an attribute she said she had mastered from childhood. But interestingly to know, Benconews.com investigation revealed […]

Business

FCMB Advocates Financial Literacy, Savings Culture among Students ….adopts School in Kano

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited has again demonstrated its commitment towards youth empowerment and development by organising a fully interactive session on Financial Literacy for students of Government Girls College, Dala and the unbanked in Kano state. This, according to the Bank, is part of its contributions towards securing the future of youths, through […]

Business

GTBank Declares N116.39Billion Profit

 Foremost African Banking Group, Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its audited financial results for the year ended December 2014 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges. A review of the 2014 results shows positive performance across all financial indices, reaffirming the Bank’s position as one of the most profitable and well managed financial institutions […]

Entertainment

Untold Story of Star Actress, Biodun Okeowo’s Grass To Grace Story

Courteous actress, Biodun Okeowo of ‘Tolani Oshinrin’ fame, is unarguably one of the actresses swiftly expanding in profile in Nollywood. The graduate of Communication Arts from Lagos State University has good talents in interpreting movie roles. And coupled with her alluring beauty, titillating looks and intelligence, she emerges one of the most-sought-after actresses in the […]

Business

Diamond Bank CEO, Uzoma Dozie Stars In New TVC

Uzoma Dozie, Chief Executive Officer, Diamond Bank PLC, is leading the bank’s positioning drive as an innovative and technologically driven financial institution as he features as the lead character in a new television commercial for the Diamond Mobile App. Diamond Bank, a leading retail bank in Nigeria, is ranked among the top six commercial banks […]