Business

Okonjo-Iweala , Ramaphosa, WHO DG for AU Covid19 $300m fundraising

By Foster Obi Nigeria’s Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, currently African Union (AU) Special envoy is joining the likes of Cyril Ramaphosa, current Chairperson of the AU and President of the Republic of South Africa and H.E. Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director General as key speakers at the AU  Covid19 $300m  Response Fund launch to help […]

Interviews

2018 Africa SME Roundtable: We’re fully ready to host Africa — DG, Bayelsa MEDA

Bayelsa State is set to host global leaders storming Yenagoa, the state capital, within the week for the 2018 Africa SME Roundtable. Mr Ebiekure Jasper Eradiri, Director-General of Bayelsa State Microfinance and Enterprise Development Agency (BYMEDA), briefed newsmen on the three-day event. For the benefit of those who have never heard of or had contacts with […]

General

#EndSARS: NHRC Constitutes Panel To Tackle Human Rights Violations

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has constituted an 11-man Independent Investigative Panel (IIP) to look into allegations of human rights violations levelled against the operatives of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and other units of the Nigeria Police Force. NHRC Executive Secretary, Tony Ojukwu revealed on Friday in Abuja, saying the panel will […]