N76.59bn as budget in 2024 -EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) N76.59bn as budget in 2024 -EFCC. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has proposed a budget of N76.59 billion for the fiscal year 2024. The anti-corruption bureau stated that capital projects completed in 2023 were rolled over from 2022. The commission’s chairman, Ola Olukoyede, said this on Tuesday […]

FG on a revival mission of Ajaokuta steel company

Ajaokuta steel company FG on a revival mission of Ajaokuta steel company. Shuaibu Audu, Minister of Steel Development, has asked N35 billion in assistance from financial institutions to resurrect the dormant Ajaokuta Steel Company. Audu stated that the partnership with financial institutions intended to seek the best financing solutions for re-starting the Ajaokuta light steel […]

France Endorses Legislation To Outlaw Disposable E-cigarettes

Image: GETTY IMAGES.   France endorses legislation to outlaw disposable e-cigarettes. The French parliament has taken a stand on health and environmental issues by overwhelmingly banning single-use electronic cigarettes, or “puffs” as they are called locally. It won’t become legislation unless the Senate of France supports it and the EU Commission gives its approval. The […]

Canadian Businessman And Partner Daniel Langlois Discovered Dead In Dominica

Daniel Langlois was a pioneering animator. Image: DANIEL LANGLOIS FOUNDATION   Canadian businessman and partner Daniel Langlois discovered dead in Dominica. Dominica is home to Canadian businessman Daniel Langlois and his partner, whose bodies were discovered under mysterious circumstances. Reports indicate that a burned-out truck contained the remains of Mr. Langlois and Dominique Marchand, who […]

‘Mistakenly’ killed During Religious Event In Nigeria By Airstrike

The military is battling what it calls “terrorists” and “bandits” across the north of Nigeria. Image: AFP ‘Mistakenly’ killed during religious event in Nigeria by airstrike. An airstrike occurred on Sunday during a Muslim religious gathering in Kaduna state, north-west Nigeria, killing at least 85 civilians, according to the local emergency management authorities. A “bombing […]