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BEARS: Bush Meat vs Hunter

A popular musician once sang that ‘one day bush meat go catch the hunter’. This is the case of the Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit and motorcycle riders popularly known as Okada riders. Chaos ...

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BULLS: Tech-Savvy Company

BULLS: Tech-Savvy Company

While most companies are grumbling and collapsing following the tough economic times occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic, Afro Continental Shipping company has taken an innovative approach to operations with the mounting of this fingerprint capturing for workers. Technology has made ...

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BULLS: Amazing Chimamanda! 

BULLS: Amazing Chimamanda! 

Renowned Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been awarded the Women’s Prize for Fiction ‘Winner of Winners’ for her novel Half of a Yellow Sun. Chimamanda’s novel was voted the winner over works by writers and authors including Zadie Smith, ...

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BULLS: Hbd Mrs. Hamman!!!

BULLS: Hbd Mrs. Hamman!!!

The immediate-past President of Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria, Mrs. Mary Hamman celebrated her birthday on Tuesday last week. Mary is a charming personality whose dynamism and humility saw her attain laudable feats during her stint as ...

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CBN Stress Test Reveals Banks’ Vulnerability to Economic Headwinds

CBN Stress Test Reveals Banks’ Vulnerability to Economic Headwinds

A stress test conducted on 27 financial institutions under the regulation of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has shown that even though the banking industry solvency and liquidity position are still robust, the industry may be vulnerable under the ...

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BEARS: Tardy Sirika

Aviation sector contribution to GDP slumps by 38.86%

The Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika was turned back by the House of Representatives Committee on Aviation from presenting the Ministry’s 2021 budget proposal due to failure to forward the documents to the committee in advance. No blame game ...

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BEARS: Crying Commissioner

BEARS: Crying Commissioner

A video showing Dr. Saka Audu, commissioner of health, Kogi state crying while giving updates of how the medical warehouse in the state was looted, has appeared on social media, eliciting mixed reactions. The commissioner was seen shedding tears, while ...

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BULLS: UP NEPA!

BULLS: UP NEPA!

The Federal Government began the distribution of free meter in Kano, Kaduna and Lagos in fulfilment of the promise of the President Muhammadu Buhari, to ensure mass metering in the country and in the process put an end to the ...

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BULLS: The Old Are Afraid

BULLS: The Old Are Afraid

The nationwide youths protests against police  brutality and its subsequent eloquence against bad governance deserves a Bull. Its content, strategy and delivery were top-notch yet more mesmerizing is the digital coordination which speaks volumes of what this digital –age “lazy” ...

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BEARS: Why  These Human Landmines?

BEARS: Why  These Human Landmines?

It is still incomprehensible that the fire incident that engulfed properties and a wing of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) building has not attracted any form of official statement from the corporate strategy and communications department four days after the ...

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BULLS: Teacher’s Reward

BULLS: Teacher's Reward

The long-held notion that teachers’ reward is in heaven no longer holds sway as Nigeria Breweries through its flagship malt brand Maltina rewarded the love for the greatest profession as Oluwabunmi Adani, a teacher with Concordia College, Jimeta, Yola, Adamawa ...

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BEARS: Walk of Shame

BEARS: Walk of Shame

Despite the ongoing protest for reform for the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), a police man was seen in a video trying to extort a driver while seating in front of the vehicle and was chased out by passers-by as he ...

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Ngozi – The Record Breaker! 

Buhari assures Okonjo-Iweala of support to clinch WTO job

Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala the first female finance and foreign minister, with over 25-years career behind her as a development economist at the World Bank has set another record at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) selection process for the Director-General of ...

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BEARS: Police Love

BEARS: Police Love

A policeman identified as Sergeant Eze Aiwansoba is currently on the run after shooting his girlfriend in her mouth at Salvation Bus Stop, Opebi, Ikeja area of Lagos. The footage of the incident, which had been trending online showed the ...

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BEARS: Amaechi’s December Promises

FG To Approve Port Harcourt-Maiduguri Railway This Week – Amaechi

It has become a new norm in the Ministry of Transportation to continue to promise December for the completion of the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge lines which has been under construction of the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC). The $1.5 ...

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BULLS: HBD Nana! 

BULLS: HBD Nana! 

Mrs. Nana Yakubu is the General Manager, Public Private Partnership (PPP) Division at Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). A woman whose simplicity is spread across every sphere of life. Last week, Nana turned a year older. MMS Plus joins the maritime ...

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BEARS: WMD Without Cadets

National Assembly lauds NIMASA budgetary performance

The 2020 World Maritime Day celebration in Lagos left a sour taste as seafarers, especially cadets were missing as the nation celebrated the event without key players labeled as the heartbeat of global trade. The annual event usually had two ...

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BULLS: Lagos SDG week

Lagos APC kicks as PDP demands Sanwo-Olu’s resignation

Lagos State Office of Sustainable Development Goals and Investment (SDG&I) launched the first edition of the Sustainable Development Goals Week as part of efforts to inspire citizen’s commitment, advocacy and action towards promoting and accelerating the realisation of the SDGs ...

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FG places nine-year presidential jet on sale

FG places nine-year presidential jet on sale

The Federal Government has put up for sale a jet in the presidential fleet, Hawker 4000 aircraft with registration number, 5N-FGX/: RC 066. The business-size jet which entered into service in December 2011, has capacity for nine passengers and three ...

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BULLS: Meet Mairbot

Mairbot is a robot created to perform essential medical duties such as acting as an interface between the doctor and patient as well as delivering drugs to patients. The robot was invented by students of Glisten International Academy, Abuja to perform ...

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