Central Bank of Nigeria limits daily USSD transfer to N100,000

​The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has pegged the maximum transfer from mobile phones using short codes at N100,000. According to a statement from the director, banking and payment system of CBN, Dipo Fatokun, the decision was made because of the risk associated with mobile banking. The bank says the new directive will take effect… Read More Central Bank of Nigeria limits daily USSD transfer to N100,000

Federal Government declares May 1 as public holiday to mark Workers Day

​The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, May 1, 2018, as a public holiday to celebrate the 2018 Workers’ Day. The Minister of Interior, Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), announced this in a statement on Friday by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Dr M. Umar. He congratulated Nigerian workers on their loyalty, strength of character,… Read More Federal Government declares May 1 as public holiday to mark Workers Day

Explosion partially destroys Enugu home of Ohaneze Ndigbo’s President General Chief Nnia John Nwodo

Explosion has rocked the country home of the President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia John Nwodo at Ukehe in Enugu State. An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was thrown into his house by unknown persons from outside his compound. The explosion was said to have destroyed part of his building. The ceiling and windows of… Read More Explosion partially destroys Enugu home of Ohaneze Ndigbo’s President General Chief Nnia John Nwodo

Peat Phillips Foundation Presents Spelling Bee Nigeria Grand Finale

Peat Philips Foundation is a local NGO whose vision is to improve the lives of our youth through literacy, as well as champion the cause of education and franchise holders of Scripps National Spelling Bee, USA. Peat Philips Foundation believes in children’s right to quality education. For over ten years, we have been at the… Read More Peat Phillips Foundation Presents Spelling Bee Nigeria Grand Finale