Daily Archives: June 16, 2020

Linkage’s recap on course, says MD

LINKAGE Assurance Plc has assured shareholders that the company is on course to meet the recapitalisation requirements, its Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer 9CEO) of Linkage Assurance Plc, Daniel Braie, has stated in Lagos. In a statement, she said the company is exploring several options, including rights issue, private placement, and …

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PTAD to pay NAHCO’s ex-workers outstanding entitlements

PENSION Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) is set to pay the first batch of verified former workers and Next-of-Kin (NoK) of the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO), the Executive Secretary, Dr. Chioma Ejikeme, has said. The PTAD boss, in a statement, stated this was in line with the takeover approval of …

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Edo polls: who is blackmailing Okunbo?

AT no time in its political history has Edo State experienced the level of mudslinging, intrigues, rivalry and name-callings as the period leading to the governorship election slated for September 19. But, the reason is because the former governor and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams …

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Sanwo-Olu administration empowering Lagosians

IN line with the resolve of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration to ensure safety of all citizens, including students of tertiary institutions, it recently organized a one-day sensitization programme on the menace of social vices in tertiary institutions in the state. Special Adviser to the Governor on Civic Engagement, Princess Aderemi …

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Kudos, knocks for Makinde’s first year in office

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde recently presented his scorecard after one year in office. The governor rated his administration high within the period. Assistant Editor LEKE SALAUDEEN examines the achievements and constraints of the administration. IT has been one year after Governor Seyi Makinde was installed at the Lekan Salami …

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“Amazing!” – Black Hole’s Heart Still Beating

A black hole including the heartbeat signal observed in 2007 and 2018. Credit: Dr Chichuan Jin, of the National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences and NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab The first confirmed heartbeat of a supermassive black hole is still going strong more than ten years …

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“Amazing!” – Black Hole’s Heart Still Beating

A black hole including the heartbeat signal observed in 2007 and 2018. Credit: Dr Chichuan Jin, of the National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences and NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab The first confirmed heartbeat of a supermassive black hole is still going strong more than ten years …

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