Opera News

Opera News App

Today's Headlines: 6 People Die In Lagos Cult Clash, FG Set To Harmonize NIN And BVN, Amaechi Speaks

Luckymedia
By Luckymedia | self meida writer
Published 21 days ago - 1721 views

Rotimi Amaechi Speaks

Recently, The former Governor of Rivers State in his statement noted that corruption persists in the country because thieves are not jailed or severely punished.

Furhermore, Amaechi while speaking at the 2021 Founders’ Lecture at the University of Port Harcourt, called on Nigerians to stop celebrating people who enrich themselves by stealing public funds, he added that celebrating such people would encourage corruption.


Federal Government set to harmonize NIN and BVN

It is no more news that Federal government have revealed plans to harmonise the National Identity Number (NIN) with the Bank Verification Number (BVN) for a comprehensive data base of its citizenry and immigrants.


However, The Minister of communications and digital economy Dr Isa Ali Pantami made this known during a working visit to some mobile network operators in Abuja.

He said the ministry is already in talks with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to harmonise NIN, which is a primary identification number for Nigerians and all other residents in the country and the BVN, which is a secondary identification.


6 Die In Lagos Cult Clash

It is no more news that 19 people have been arrested as death toll rises to six in Lagos Cult clash.


However, The Six identified persons have reportedly lost their lives in the ongoing clash involving suspected cultists in the Dalemo and Alakuko areas.

According to PUNCH Metro the clashes started on Friday with the cultists taking advantage of the tension in the area to rob unsuspecting members of the public of their valuables.

It was learnt that the fight was between boys from Dalemo in Ogun State, led by one Biodun, aka Confidence, and a gang in Alakuko called the Ori Tiles Boys, who are infamous for attacking their targets with the sharp edges of broken tiles.


Content created and supplied by: Luckymedia (via Opera News )

Tags:      

BVN Lagos NIN Nigerians Rivers State
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform

YOU MAY LIKE

Open Letter To All Igbo Men Who Are Already Preparing To Join ESN

2 minutes ago

0 🔥

Open Letter To All Igbo Men Who Are Already Preparing To Join ESN

Reactions trail as Twitter users laud Buhari for a job well done

3 minutes ago

0 🔥

Reactions trail as Twitter users laud Buhari for a job well done

The major cause of pimples and how to stop pimples from forming on your face (explained with photos)

11 minutes ago

14 🔥

The major cause of pimples and how to stop pimples from forming on your face (explained with photos)

3 Steps You Should Follow to Migrate Legally to Canada or Australia.

11 minutes ago

0 🔥

3 Steps You Should Follow to Migrate Legally to Canada or Australia.

Are you thinking of beautiful outfits you can wear this March? Checkout these lovely dress styles

20 minutes ago

8 🔥

Are you thinking of beautiful outfits you can wear this March? Checkout these lovely dress styles

Pocket Design Buttoned Casual Pants for Ladies

21 minutes ago

7 🔥

Pocket Design Buttoned Casual Pants for Ladies

Hours After Uwazuruike Called On Governors From East To Take Over ESN, See How Nnamdi Kanu React

23 minutes ago

47 🔥

Hours After Uwazuruike Called On Governors From East To Take Over ESN, See How Nnamdi Kanu React

Opinion: One Step Messi & Ronaldo Should Take After Retiring From Football To Continue Their Rivalry

26 minutes ago

24 🔥

Opinion: One Step Messi & Ronaldo Should Take After Retiring From Football To Continue Their Rivalry

Black Women Are Endowed With Business Acumen, So When You Are Broke Don't Think Of A Man - Omokri

34 minutes ago

3 🔥

Black Women Are Endowed With Business Acumen, So When You Are Broke Don't Think Of A Man - Omokri

16 pre-birthday photo shoot ideas

40 minutes ago

5 🔥

16 pre-birthday photo shoot ideas

COMMENTS