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Dubai Property: An Oasis for Nigeria’s Corrupt Political Elites
By: Matthew Page Summary:  For Nigeria’s corrupt political elites, Dubai is the perfect place to stash their ill-gotten gains and enjoy luxury real estate worth millions. But unless authorities stop turning a blind eye, the long-term costs to Nigeria’s economy and Dubai’s reputation could be high. The mention of... Read more
TEXT OF MEDIA BRIEFING BY THE CHAIRMAN, INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (INEC), PROFESSOR MAHMOOD YAKUBU, ON THE STATUS OF POLITICAL PARTIES AND CONDUCT OF SOME OFF-SEASON AND BYE-ELECTIONS HELD AT THE CONFERENCE ROOM, INEC HEADQUARTERS, ABUJA, ON THURSDAY 6TH FEBRUARY 2020 Honourable National Commissioners Senior officials of the Commission... Read more
 (Communique Issued at the end of one-day meeting of SOUTHERN AND MIDDLE-BELT LEADERS FORUM (SMBLF) in Abuja on 13th January, 2020) The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) held a one-day meeting in Abuja on 13th January, 2020; 48 hours to the 50th anniversary of cessation of hostilities... Read more
FirstBank Corporate Statement On Investigations Into The Attempted Robbery At A Branch In Abuja. 
We are aware that a customer service executive assigned to us by one of our vendors is helping the police with their investigations into the attempted robbery that happened last week in one of our branches in Abuja. We remain grateful that none of our staff or customers lost... Read more
PRESS RELEASE FOR STEM FAIR ANAMBRA (2ND ANNUAL EDITION) AND WORLD SPACE WEEK ANAMBRA 2019 HELD IN ANAMBRA STATE BETWEEN THE 2ND AND 10TH OCTOBER 2019, THE FIANL BEING AT ST JOHN OF GOD SCHOOL, AWKA, ANAMBRA STATE BACKGROUND Two organizations focused on the development of Science Education Engineering... Read more
The 7th News Express Anniversary Lecture will hold on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Main Hall of Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ikeja, Lagos, the organisers said Friday in a statement. The Lecture, according to News Express Publisher Isaac Umunna, “will focus attention on Nigeria’s economic cum developmental challenges... Read more
On China’s National Day, USCIRF Urges U.S. Government to Take Action on Religious Freedom
WASHINGTON, DC – Today marks the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China, also known as National Day. The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) continues to urge the U.S. government to take decisive action against the Chinese Communist Party’s ongoing campaign of repression against Uighur... Read more
USCIRF Statement on International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief
WASHINGTON, DC – On the first “International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief,” declared by the United Nations General Assembly for August 22nd to condemn continuing violence and acts of terrorism targeting individuals, including persons belonging to religious minorities, on the basis... Read more
First Bank Convenes SME Week, Reinforces Support For The Engine Of The Economy
First Bank of Nigeria Limited, as part of the launch of its specialized SME propositions, has announced the convening of its SME Week scheduled to hold in the week 5 – 9 August 2019. Customers and non-customers of First Bank can expect to participate in a wide range of events... Read more