Former Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has been honoured as the leader of Tijanniya Islamic sect.Sanusi Lamido Sanusi's leadership was confirmed in Senegal yesterday where he was turbaned as the Khalifa of Tijaniyya sect in Nigeria by Sheikh Mahi Ibrahim Inyass, grand Khalifa of Tijaniyya movement.
Mailafia's claim that the North is fighting a Jihad through NIN is without proof and will further fuel existing Insecurity in the country.Could this be his intention?If yes, to what end?Dr. Obadiah Mailafia has had it good in Nigeria.He worked with the Central Bank of Nigeria and rose to the post of a deputy governor before retiring.
As everyone knows, the currency Nigerians are using is the Naira (NGN).The Naira which is the official currency of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is presently govern and distributed by the Central Bank of Nigeria.But it will interest you to know that Naira wasn't the first Nigerian currency.
Nigeria's apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Thursday, executed regulatory measures on one of Nigeria's frontline financial institutions, First Bank of Nigeria Plc, with a sacking order issued to all it's board members led by Ibukun Awosika.The regulatory body also announced the immediate appointment of Tunde Hassan-Odukale popularly known with the moniker, THO in industry circles as Chairman of the bank nestled at Sam Asabia House, Marina, Lagos.
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Fani-Kayode Ask FG To Arrest Sheikh Gumi.Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has urged the federal government to arrest controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi over his roles in demanding amnesty for bandits.The controversial cleric has been criticised by Nigerians for his position that the government should negotiate with bandits and yield to their demands.
The state of insecurity is troubling at the moment as Bandits continue to abduct students at will in the North.It's clear to us now that Bandits have turned abduction into a lucrative business.Imagine a supposed "non-terrorist group" demanding about #100million for the release of abducted students.
If his child is kidnapped by bandits, Ahmad Gumi, a prominent Islamic cleric, says he will travel to Aso Rock.Sheikh Gumi, Northern Islamic Scholar The cleric reiterated his position in an interview with BBC Pidgin on Friday, saying that bandits should be given a ransom to free their captives.
The bandits who Abducted 22 students of Greenfield University on 18th of April, 2021 had been threatening fire and brimstone saying that if the ransom of about N100 million was not given to them that they will kill these University students.The school gate of Greenfield University In light of this threat, the Muslim cleric, Sheikh Gumi in an interview with PUNCH, called on the Federal Government to collect money from the Apex bank, Central Bank Of Nigeria to rescue the lives of these students.
An Islamic cleric, Sheik Ahmad Gumi, on Tuesday urged government not to take the threat by the kidnappers of students of Greenfield University, Kaduna lightly.Gumi, who stated this in an interview with The PUNCH, said the Central Bank of Nigeria should pay the N100m ransom being demanded by the kidnappers of the students.
Former Presidential aspirant and Digital Transformation Giant has withdrew his support for popular Islamic scholar, Sheik Ahmed Gumi.In a recent tweet on his verified twitter account, the outspoken politician and Northern leader stated that he was one of the early supporters of Sheikh Ahmed Gumi when he started the quest for negotiations with bandits.
Controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Gumi who has assumed the position of the chief negotiator between the kidnappers and the government has thrown another bombshell in an interview on AIT, 'Kakaaki'.According to him, it is imperative that the Central Bank Of Nigeria pay the N100m ransom being demanded by the kidnappers before it is too late.
Former presidential candidate in the 2019 presidential election, Kingsley Moghalu, has revealed that a coalition of Okada and Keke riders have asked him to run for presidency in 2023.Kingsley Moghalu made this revelation on Friday evening through his Twitter handle where he suggested that he may be running for Presidency in 2023 again.
In response to the statements made by the abductors of students and staff of Greenfield University, Kaduna wherein they threatened to kill the remaining victims in their captivity if a ransom of N100million is not paid and 10 motorcycles made available to them, Sheik Gumi has revealed the identity of the kidnappers and also suggested how they could be subdued.
A man identified as Lucky Ogiebo disclosed that Nigerians want a leader who has knowledge on how Cryptocurrency works.He revealed this through his Twitter page @Logiebo1 replying a man known as FS Yusuf on his statement that Nigerian youths want 21st century governance.He tweeted "We want leaders who know about Cryptocurrencies, Paystack, Flutterwave etc."
#Kidnappings: I am depressed and angry- former deputy governor of the CBN, Kingsley Moghalu reacts to Buhari's 'appeal' to bandits
A former deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and lawyer, Kingsley Moghalu has expressed worries over the high rate of kidnapping and insecurity in the country.Taking to his Twitter handle,the former presidential aspirant whose candidature was strongly endorsed by Wole Soyinka,Sanusi Lamido Sanusi,then Emir of Kano and the Ooni of Ide,Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, said that, "another day,another kidnapping in Nigeria and our president is now "appealing" to terrorists to release their victims...I'm depressed.
Many Nigerians have questioned the connection between Sheik Gumi and the bandits terrorising and kidnapping citizens in the northern part of the country and why he is always defending and speaking in support of them.One of those that spoke against it is a Twitter user known as Dr Olufunmilayo popularly known as #OurFavOnlineDoc.
Sheik Ahmad Gumi has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria to pay the 100 million naira ransom that is demanded by the kidnappers that abduct students of Greenfield University.According to Legit.Sheik Gumi said this on Tuesday, May 4 in an interview while reacting to the comment of a parent of the abducted students who say that the kidnappers are asking for a 100 Million Ransom before releasing their children.
Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, on Thursday, sacked the Board of Directors of First Bank of Nigeria Limited and First Bank of Nigeria Holdings over the appointment of Gbenga Shobo as new Managing Director of the Bank.Having over 31Million customers, both Local and Internationally, Emefiele said the act of CBN was meant to protect their customers interests.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)decided to remove the appointed directors of First Bank Nigeria and placed Sola Adeduntan as the Managing Director.The decision was mandatory because of the prompt termination of Dr. Adeduntan as Manging Director without reason.The termination was important to make sure that the bank system is stable so as to prevent the bank from crumbling.
As Nigeria commemorate its annual workers day today, the President of Nigeria Labour Congress, Ayuba Wabba has frown at the level of Economic hardship most workers in Nigeria are facing.He poured out his displeasure during an interview session on "Channels Television Sunrise Daily" where he said that most workers cannot take care of their families currently due to the difficulties Nigeria is facing economically.