Day: September 29, 2019

EPL: Lampard singles out one Chelsea player after 2-0 win over Brighton

Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard, says he has been surprised at how quickly Mason Mount has established himself in his team. The England international thrived under Lampard while on loan at Derby County in the Championship last season and has quickly adjusted to life in the Premier League. After a frustrating goalless first half against Brighton […]

Five policemen attached to the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command have been arrested over alleged extortion of N5, 000 from a woman. They were arrested on Friday in Ajah area of the state. “Our officers at Ajah extorted N5, 000 from a lady; our Ops officers went in search, arrested […]

Arrears hindering loan repayment to foreign agencies   FG, Greenville LNG negotiate gas supply to Kaduna Genco The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) yesterday disclosed that the total indebtedness of the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) to it (TCN) now stands at about N270billion. Also yesterday, the federal government disclosed its willingness to have a private […]

Buhari sacks Tribunal Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the Chairman, Investment and Securities Tribunal (IST), Mr. Siaka Isiah Idoko-Akoh. This was contained in a circular by the Permanent Secretary Federal Ministry of Finance, Dr. Mahmoud Isa-Dutse. “I write to convey the approval of Mr. President for your removal from office as the Chairman of the Investment and Securities […]

Nigeria to Shift Battle over $9.6bn Judgment Debt to UK Appeal Court

Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), Obtains order staying enforcement of P&ID arbitral award Gets 60 days to pay $200m deposit to court The battle between Nigeria and Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID) over the bid to stop the company from attaching the country’s assets to recoup the $9.6 […]

UK: Full details of changes to visa, immigration rules effective October 1

The United Kingdom (UK) Government has announced changes to its Visa and Immigration Rules. This will take effect from Tuesday October 1, 2019. A policy paper seen by DAILY POST entitled ‘Statement of changes the Immigration Rules’, covered categories including individual, families, organisation European and Non-European countries’ citizens. It noted that Tier 2 (General) allows […]