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Month: February 2024


JUST IN: PDP Governors Storm Abuja for ‘Crucial Meeting’

Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are trickling into the Oyo State Governors Lodge in Asokoro, Abuja, for a ‘crucial meeting’. The PDP Governors’ Forum will have key issues on its agenda, including the state…


How Access Holdings CEO, Wigwe’s Aide, Olushola Escaped Death In Helicopter Crash

Faleye Olushola, the Special Assistant to the Co-founder and Group Chief Executive Officer of Access Holdings Plc, Herbert Wigwe miraculously escaped death on Friday night in the ill-fated helicopter crash that claimed the lives of his boss, wife and son….


Helicopter Crash: Access Bank Reacts To Reports Of Wigwe’s Death

Access Bank Plc, has reacted to the reported death of its Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Herbert Wigwe in a helicopter crash. Wigwe, who has been feared killed in a helicopter crash was said to be with his wife, son,…


SERAP sues Akpabio, Abbas over ‘failure to clarify details of N344.85bn NASS budget’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against the Senate President, Mr Godswill Akpabio and Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Tajudeen Abbas over “the failure to disclose, clarify and explain the details National Assembly budget of…


Insecurity: NECO postpones 2024 staff promotion examination

The National Examinations Council has announced the indefinite postponement of its 2024 staff promotion examination. The national examination body disclosed this in a statement signed by its acting Director, Directorate of Information and Digital Communication, Azeez Sani, in a letter…


Jonathan’s ex-Chief of Staff, Arogbofa dies at 72

General Jones Arogbofa who served as Chief of Staff to former President Goodluck Jonathan, is dead. He was aged 72. Arogbofa was said to have died on Saturday, February 10, though the circumstances surrounding his death remain unclear as of…


Mauritanian referee, Beida to officiate AFCON final Sunday

Confederation of African Football has revealed that Dahane Beida from Mauritania has been appointed as the referee for the upcoming final of the 2023 TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations. The highly anticipated final will be played at the Alassane…


Breaking: Access Holdings CEO, NGX Group Chairman Involved in Place Crash

Herbert Wigwe, the group chief executive officer of Access Holdings Plc, was involved in a helicopter crash in the United States, on Friday, TheCable understands. Wigwe, his wife and son were in the helicopter when it crashed in California near…


Tinubu coming to Cote d’Ivoire to watch AFCON final – CAF President

President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Dr. Patrice Motsepe on Friday disclosed that Nigeria’s President, Bola Tinubu will be in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire to watch the AFCON final. The Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Elephant of Cote…


Tinubu’s Hasty Removal Of Fuel Subsidy Brought Hardship On Nigerians – Buhari’s Former Adviser, Itse Sagay

Prof Itse Sagay, who was former President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointee and served as the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) from 2015 to 2023, has said the Bola Tinubu administration should have waited for the commencement of…