Association of Pension Fund Operators recently had an interactive session with the media at which it gave insights into the benefits of the contributory pension scheme and the soon to be introduced micropension scheme which will be targeted at the informal sector. (L-R) Mr Wale Odutola MD/CEO ARM Pension, Mr Peter Aghaghuwa, Head corporate communications, National Pensions Commission and Executive Secretary of PENOP Ms Susan Oranye at the event in Lagos.
Onyekachi, the son of Chief Martin Elechi, former Governor of Ebonyi State, is dead.The immediate cause of death was not disclosed by the family.The deceased operated some business outlets in Abakaliki and was a lecturer at the Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki before his demise.
Governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-rufai has approved the appointment of AIG Mohammed Murtala Abbass as Special Adviser in Security/Coordinator, Operation Yaki.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called for the investigation and persecution of former Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, following her resignation.Buhari on Friday accepted Adeosun’s resignation letter as Minister of Finance, replacing her with Zainab Ahmed.
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp has dismissed claims that it is the perfect time to face Tottenham Hotspur because of injuries to key players and concern over striker Harry Kane’s form and freshness.
The presidential candidate of Young Progressives Party, YPP, Kingsley Moghalu, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to a public debate ahead of the 2019 elections.
DAILY CHAMPION has obtained details of Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, who was asked to take over the Ministry of Finance on Friday. Her appointment followed the resignation of Kemi Adeosun on Friday, September 14 over a NYSC certificate scandal.
Hon. Dogara, Speaker, House of Reps
Lawmakers under the aegis of Parliamentary Democrats Group, PDG, has raised the alarm over plans to impeach Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, after receiving the Peoples Democratic Party nomination form.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has responded to a letter by Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose on why he is unavailable for questioning at the moment.
Volunteers are helping to rescue residents from flooded homes.
Weather forecasters warn of the risk of life-threatening flash flooding in parts of North and South Carolina, and Virginia, from storm Florence.