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3 employees docked for allegedly setting IBEDC office ablaze in Ilesa

3 employees docked for allegedly setting IBEDC office ablaze in Ilesa

Three staff of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) on Wednesday appeared before an Osogbo Magistrates’ Court for allegedly setting ablaze the IBEDC office in Ilesa. The defendants, Bidemi Adebisi, 39; Philip Sunday, 17 and Adeyemi Sunday, 19, are facing a six count-charge bordering on conspiracy and arson. They, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge. […] …

N1.3trn stolen in four years by 32 entities—Magu

N1.3trn stolen in four years by 32 entities—Magu

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu on Monday said public funds stolen by 32 entities (human and corporate) between 2011 and 2015 was well over N1.3 trillion. Magu disclosed this in his keynote address at the opening ceremony of the 2019 First Batch Conversion Training Programme to Procurement […] …

Ogun produced highest tonnes of solid minerals in 2018 – NBS

Ogun produced highest tonnes of solid minerals in 2018 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has disclosed Ogun produced the highest tonnes of solid minerals in the country in 2018. The NBS disclosed this in its State Disaggregated Mining and Quarrying Data for 2018 posted on its website. The bureau said the state produced 16.49 million tonnes of solid minerals, representing 30 per cent […] …

FG committed to a stable financial system – NDIC

FG committed to a stable financial system – NDIC

The Federal Government is committed to ensuring a stable financial system in the country, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, (NDIC), Umaru Ibrahim, has said. The NDIC boss stated this during a seminar organised by the corporation for management staff of the Federal Ministry of Finance, in Abuja on Monday. Ibrahim stated that […] …

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