Despite extension of deadline for the circulation of old N1,000, N500 and N200 notes to February 10, bank customers continue to face frustration, as ATMs were largely empty across the country. The few that had the new naira notes had very long queues, with customers standing for many hours to take their turns. Even after … Continue reading NEW NAIRA WAHALA: No money, more problems
Month: January 2023
DSS intercepts syndicates selling new notes, bank officials implicated
The Department of State Services (DSS) has intercepted members of organised syndicates involved in the sale of the new naira notes. DSS spokesperson, Peter Afunanya, disclosed this in a statement yesterday. Afunanya said the DSS, in the course of its operations in parts of the country, established that some commercial bank officials were aiding the … Continue reading DSS intercepts syndicates selling new notes, bank officials implicated
BUHARI: No leader can solve Nigeria’s problems in one tenure
Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari has said that no single administration can solve all of Nigeria's challenges, MEZIESBLOG reports. The President said this during a national dialogue on security, economy and administration of justice organized by the Nigerian Bar Association in Abuja, on Monday, January 30. Buhari, who was represented by the Secretary to the Government … Continue reading BUHARI: No leader can solve Nigeria’s problems in one tenure
MARRIED-IN-LOVE: Divorcee explains why she married daughter’s boyfriend, vows not to quit
Photo by TranStudios Photography & Video on Pexels.com Malama Khadija, a Kano State woman who married her daughter’s boyfriend, has vowed that she will not reverse her decision because of what people are saying, noting that since she has not offended the Almighty God she is okay with whatever opinion people hold about her action. … Continue reading MARRIED-IN-LOVE: Divorcee explains why she married daughter’s boyfriend, vows not to quit
Barcelona doing fine without Lewandoski
Barcelona's 1-0 LaLiga win at Girona on Saturday was historic. Coming after a 1-0 Copa del Rey victory over Real Sociedad and a 1-0 win over Getafe, this was the first time in 43 years that Barca have won three consecutive games by that scoreline. Add a 1-0 win at Atletico Madrid on Jan. 8, a 1-0 win at Valencia on Oct. 29, a … Continue reading Barcelona doing fine without Lewandoski
Bayern Munich in trouble
COLOGNE, GERMANY - MARCH 04: Kingsley Coman of Bayern Munich in action during the Bundesliga match between 1. FC Koeln and Bayern Muenchen at RheinEnergieStadion on March 4, 2017 in Cologne, Germany. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Bongarts/Getty Images) What is going on in Germany? Usually by now, Bayern Munich are winning matches relentlessly, scoring for fun while the other … Continue reading Bayern Munich in trouble
How do you cope with grief and migraine?
Photo by Claudia Barbosa on Pexels.com “If you live long enough, you’ll know deep pain.” An older woman told me this when I was very young, and I thought it was rude, wise, and off-topic – all at once. Why would she interrupt my blissful youthhood with such an ominous statement? Well, sure enough, years … Continue reading How do you cope with grief and migraine?
Sample appreciation letter for a boss
Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com Professional Academic WriterLangway University345 Bayside DriveCity, State, Zip Code000-000-0000 RE: Graduate Assistant, Ref# 3340732, 22/01/2023 Dear Mr. Sykes, I am writing to apply for the position of Graduate Assistant listed on your school’s website. With over 5 years of experience in academics and teaching support, I possess a the … Continue reading Sample appreciation letter for a boss
Biden administration passes ‘vote of confidence’ on Nigeria’s INEC
The United States has expressed confidence in the ability of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct the 2023 elections. Mary Beth Leonard, U.S ambassador to Nigeria, said this at the 20th Daily Trust Dialogue in Abuja. Leonard said the US favours no candidate but seeks a peaceful and transparent election in Nigeria. She … Continue reading Biden administration passes ‘vote of confidence’ on Nigeria’s INEC
SHANTY TOWN: Should you watch the gritty Nigerian movie?
There are just some shows where you look at them and think, “Is there anything positive that we can get out of watching this?” We don’t ask for much; even if it gives us insight into how people in a certain part of the world live, that might be enough to carry us. But some shows are … Continue reading SHANTY TOWN: Should you watch the gritty Nigerian movie?
Lagos Blue Rail: Everything you need to know
The fare, power supply, trial run and when the train will be available to the everyday Lagosian. The first phase of the Lagos Blue rail was commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari with fanfare and a speech by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Monday. The first phase of the 13 kilometres elevated train network stretches from Marina … Continue reading Lagos Blue Rail: Everything you need to know
UBELIEVABLE: What Chidi Mokeme did to make Shanty Town a success
The Nigerian actor, Chidi Mokeme has recounted how he was able to interpret his part in the six-part television series “Shanty Town.” The series tells the tale of a gang of prostitutes, who want to free themselves from the influence of a notorious kingpin but quickly learned that doing so will be very challenging due … Continue reading UBELIEVABLE: What Chidi Mokeme did to make Shanty Town a success
Read Peter Obi’s claims at Chatham House
Claim 1Claim: Labour Party presidential candidate claimed that apart from Venezuela, Nigeria is the only OPEC nation not meeting its Quota. Verification: Latest data obtained from the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) shows that from September to December 2022, none of the OPEC member countries met its production quota. The OPEC member countries are … Continue reading Read Peter Obi’s claims at Chatham House
Obasanjo: Nigerian politicians using ‘insults’ as campaign strategy
Nigeria's former president, Olusegun Obasanjo has described how politics in Nigeria affects economic development. Obasanjo in a keynote address tagged ‘Respecting the principles of democracy’ at the international conference on ‘Deepening democratic culture and institutions’, which was held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Thursday, January 26, lamented that political campaigns in Nigeria have been … Continue reading Obasanjo: Nigerian politicians using ‘insults’ as campaign strategy
EXPOSED: Plan to replace Tinubu as president
NAJAATU MOHAMMED: Tinubu Purchased APC Presidential Ticket By Bribing Party’s Governors A former member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council, Hajia Najaatu Mohammed, has claimed that some northerners are plotting to make Senator Kashim Shettima president if the APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, becomes incapacitated. She told This Day that some northerners urging Tinubu … Continue reading EXPOSED: Plan to replace Tinubu as president
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