Aircraft safety: FAAN installs camera on patrol vans at Lagos airport

Following alleged opening of cargo compartments of aircraft at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has beefed up security as it deployed more patrol vans to accompany arriving and departing aircraft. Daily Trust reports that the authority has also equipped the patrol…

FMBN, Brekete Family to partner on affordable housing

The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has expressed willingness to partner with the promoters of Brekete Family Sites and Services Estate and the Brekete Smart City to advance mortgage loans to subscribers. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (MD/CEO) of FMBN, Arc. Ahmed Dangiwa, gave the assurance when President and…

PENALTY WOES: Again, Manchester United miss two penalties on Sunday

Manchester United missed two penalties in the first half of their Premier League clash against Norwich. The Red Devils have had problems with their penalty kick takers this season and they struggled again at Carrow Road. ADVERTISEMENT Marcus Rashford missed from the spot before Manchester United changed their spot-kick taker…

Banks record profit of N310b in 2018 – NDIC

The banking industry recorded a rise in profitability from N150bn in 2017 to N310bn in 2018. The profitability, according to 2018 annual report of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, could be attributed to the reduction in operating expenses by 25 percent from N440bn in 2017 to N330bn in 2018. ADVERTISEMENT…

Home Remedy Alert! PROBLEM: Constipated baby? Try: garlic drink

Parents dread that moment when an otherwise perfectly healthy baby gets all fussy with gas, constipated and unable to pass stool. But there’s a simple remedy right in your kitchen that can help. Garlic helps, and some mothers have sworn by it. Chop up garlic cloves and steep in the…

Threat of violence won’t stop Gov Bello’s defeat — PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said “the unprecedented crowd” that surged at the official flag-off of its governorship campaign in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital on Friday, ahead of the November 16 governorship election in the state is a red card to candidate of the APC, Governor Yahaya Bello.…

Court remands cleric in prison for stealing turkeys, goat

A Magistrate Court in Osogbo, Osun State on Monday remanded a pastor, Solomon Oni Opaalade in prison for stealing turkeys and a goat and threatening the owner with charms. The Principal State Counsel from the State Ministry of Justice, Mr. Adekunle Adeniyi told the court that the pastor stole nine…