Wednesday , October 23 2019

Rino Out With Greenland

The Nigerian music industry keeps unveiling new talents and one is a new born Ezebuiro Chibueze Chinwike a.k.a. Rino. The Abia State-born musician he caps his Afro Hip Hop and R and B mettle with a sonorous voice that has forged his “Greenland” track, which is gaining considerable radio time. …

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N200bn Entertainment Fund: ‘NEXIM Bank Not Cause Of Slow Disbursement’

The Nigerian Export Import Bank has linked the alleged slow disbursement of the N200 billion Entertainment Fund to inability of practitioners to meet the stipulated minimum requirements for accessing the loans.  The bank also pointed out that the management of the Fund had been based on high ethical principles and …

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BPE postpones financial bids opening for…

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has postponed the opening of financial bids for the sale of electricity distribution companies earlier scheduled for October 10 to October 16. A statement issued by BPE in Abuja said the postponement was to give bidders the required 15 working days to procure and …

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Seven firms scale technical bids for power plants – BPE

Seven firms out of the 25 original bidders have scaled the technical evaluation hurdle to qualify for the financial bids process under the federal government privatization programmes of the five power generation plants across the country. The successful firms who were allowed to do multiple bidding, will however not be …

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Suicide bomber kills 2, injures 45 in Nigeria

By SHEHU SAULAWAAssociated Press BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) – A suicide car bomber attacked a Catholic church conducting Mass in northern Nigeria on Sunday, killing two people and wounding another 45 in a region under assault by a radical Islamist sect, officials said. An Associated Press journalist heard the explosion after …

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Arik Flight Disruption – Passengers Groan Over Heavy Losses

Photo: Leadership Lagos — With his hands firmly tucked in his side pockets and his faced squeezed in apparent fury, Okon, a young man in his 30s, leaned on the entrance door leading to the ticketing counter of the Arik Airline located at the local section of the Murtala Muhammed …

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Ex-Militant Leader, Tompolo, Floats Educational Foundation

APPARENTLY demonstrating that all about him is not bloodshed, ex-militant leader, Chief Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo, has established an educational charity, the Tompolo Foundation, to provide education for the less privileged students in Warri, Delta State. The Director for Education, Tompolo Foundation, Brother Job Bebenimibo, said during a working visit …

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$200 million entertainment fund not grant but loan, says NEXIM Boss

Entertainment practitioners who want to access funds from the $200 million entertainment fund need to know that the fund is not a grant but a facility for the growth of the industry. Addressing Finance Correspondents in Abuja on Friday, the Managing Director of the Nigerian Export Import Bank (NEXIM) Mr …

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