US indictment: Yoruba Youths, Miyetti Allah pledge support to Air Peace boss, Onyema

Reactions have continued to trail the purported indictment of the Chairman of Nigeria’s leading Airline, Air Peace, Chief, Barr Allen Onyema by the United States government, over issues of money laundering. Latest to react is the National Committee of Yoruba Youth (NCYY) and the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore Socio-cultural Association groups, which say they are disturbed by the allegations coming out of the United States regarding the purported indictment of Barr Allen Onyeama. Speaking through a statement issued on Sunday and signed by Comrade Odeyemi Oladimeji and Engr. Saleh Alhassan,…

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Stanbic IBTC promotes utilization of technology for social change in society

Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has reaffirmed its commitment to promoting technological initiatives and fostering partnerships that would result in better living conditions for the citizenry. Mrs Bridget Oyefeso-Odusami, Group Head, Marketing and Communications, Stanbic IBTC, made this assertion at the Breakfast Session to herald this year’s edition of Techplus. Mrs Oyefeso-Odusami’s comments were coming on the heels of a presentation by Mr. Ahmad Modibbo, Founder/ CEO North-East Humanitarian Innovation Hub (NEIH), a social enterprise, on the firm’s involvement in a technological project that produces…

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Finchglow travels wins best travel agency award

Finchglow Travels has been honored as the ‘Best Travel Agency’ of the year at the Balearica Awards (Nigeria Tourism Awards) held in Lagos on November 22, 2019. Receiving the award, the Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO) Mr. Bankole Bernard of Finchglow Group, the parent company of Finchglow Travels who spoke through the company’s spokesman Ms. Olamide Oni stated that: “We are glad to have been named the ‘Best Travel Agency’ in Nigeria, which was determined by the votes of the citizens. I would like to specifically thank first and foremost,…

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Alleged N33bn money laundering: Court fixes Nov. 29 for trial of Mompha

A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, fixed Friday, November 29, for the commencement of trial of an Internet Celebrity, Ismail Mustapha, popularly called Mompha, for alleged laundering of over N18.. billion The court presided over by Justice Muhammed Liman, fixed the date after Mompha had pleaded to 14 counts charge of money laundering, unauthorized BDC trading and failure to comply with the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment in carrying out his business . Arraigning the susp[ect, the prosecuting agency through its lawyers, Rotimi Oyedepo and A. S. Sulaiman,…

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INAC 2019: Diplomatic community mark cultural diplomacy day for peace

As the 12th edition of the International Arts and Craft Expo comes to a resounding end, Ambassadors from several countries have agreed INAC is the way to go. The Envoys admitted they were highly impressed with INAC which held in Abuja from 20th to 24th, just as all participants were honoured with special awards and certificates during the closing ceremony reaffirming the role of culture in global peace and unity. The envoys also agreed that November 24th as chosen by the Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun…

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