MILITARY TOP SHOTS STORM KATSINA OVER INSECURITY IN PRESIDENT’S HOME STATE

By Ebere Ndukwu A delegation of military chiefs on Thursday stormed President Muhammadu Buhari’s home state, Katsina over worsening issues of killings by bandits and kidnappings in the area. The development is coming as the state governor, Aminu Bello Masari, recently visited President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja to seek his intervention over growing banditry and kidnappings in the North West state. The military chiefs, led by Maj.-Gen. B.I. Ahanotu, were received by the state Deputy Governor, Manir Yakubu, on behalf of the governor. Ahanotu told the deputy governor that they were…

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ONLY 3MILLION OUT OF 180 MILLION NIGERIANS ARE INSURED- FINANCE MINISTER, KEMI ADEOSUN

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, on Monday, said that only three million out of 180 million Nigerians possessed insurance policies to protect themselves from uncertainties. Adeosun, who made the disclosure at the ongoing 2017 National Insurance Conference in Abuja, noted that insurance was playing critical roles in the economy. The theme of the three-day conference is: “Nigeria Open for Business.’’ Represented by Alhaji Mammud Dutse, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance, Adeosun said that insurance was facilitating investments by reducing the amount of capital and savings needed…

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