Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The Member representing Akuku-Toru Constituency Two in the Rivers State House of Assembly, Fredrick Anabraba has emerged as the Minority Leader.Reports have it that Anabraba emerged against the wish of the APC caucus in the Rivers State House of Assembly.The APC Caucus led by Victoria Nyeche had nominated the member representing Eleme State Constituency, Josiah Olu for the position of Minority Leader.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
MMM Nigeria returned on Friday morning, 24 hours ahead of its scheduled date, but 72 hours later, its freeze on accounts is still intact, TheCable can report.After its return on Friday, some MMM participants who spoke with TheCable said that although they were able to request for their money, had not been paid as the system still seems to be on a freeze.Kolade Ogunwande, who said he put in N100,000 in November 2016, and referred two other people to the scheme, said his money had appreciated to N214,000 as of Friday, so he immediately request for it.
Heritage Bank has embarked on mass retrenchment of its workers with 400 staff sacked in December.
Investigations by the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, on Monday indicated that more workers are pencilled for sack.NAN reports that the bank, in October 2014, acquired Enterprise Bank with about N56 billion ($281 million).A top management source in the bank, who pleaded anonymity, said that the sack cut across the top, middle and low cadres.
He said that the mass sack was creating apprehension and fears among the remaining workers.