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Zenith Bank in internal crisis over alleged failure to pay staff Productivity Bonus

Zenith Bank in internal crisis over alleged failure to pay staff Productivity Bonus

The recent resignation of the Zenith Bank’s Information Technology, IT Officer climaxed the internal bickering, commotion and frustration being experienced by the staffs of the bank. Last month, the bank’s IT officer quit and joined…

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NYSC: CSO kicks against bill seeking to scrap scheme, says it is evil plot against Nigerian youths

NYSC: CSO kicks against bill seeking to scrap scheme, says it is evil plot against Nigerian youths

The bill to amend the 1999 constitution to discontinue the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme is an evil plot against Nigerian youths and not in the interest of the nation, a civil society group…

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Defence headquarters reveals cause of plane crash that killed COAS, others

Defence headquarters reveals cause of plane crash that killed COAS, others

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has opened up on the cause of the plane crash that resulted in the death of Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Ibrahim Attahiru and 10 other officers on Friday, May 21.…

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Miriam Olusanya: GTBank’s Executive Director divorces from husband

Miriam Olusanya: GTBank’s Executive Director divorces from husband

There are indications that the marriage of top banker, Miriam Olusanya, Guaranty Trust Bank, GTBank, Executive Director has crashed. NIGERIA DEFENDER gathered that Olusaya has been living separately with her husband for some years, and…

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Ceepass storms Benue varsity with ‘Campus Dance Festival’

Ceepass storms Benue varsity with ‘Campus Dance Festival’

The management of Ceepass, a digital bank dedicated to smart investors, smallholder farmers and agribusiness Investors, on Wednesday, stormed the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, for its maiden edition of Campus Dance Festival.…

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40 reportedly killed as gunmen attack Zamfara

40 reportedly killed as gunmen attack Zamfara

Gunmen suspected to be bandits armed with deadly weapons have stormed Kangon Farun Mana and Yardoka villages in Magami district of Gusau Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing over 40 people, mostly members of…

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Tax evasion: GTBank branches sealed in Kano, customers lament (PHOTOS)

Tax evasion: GTBank branches sealed in Kano, customers lament (PHOTOS)

Many customers were stranded on Tuesday when the Kano State Internal Revenue Service (KIRS) sealed five branches of Guaranty Trust Bank over tax evasion. According to KIRS, the closure is in line with an order…

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NAF aircraft goes missing during an operation in Northern Nigeria

NAF aircraft goes missing during an operation in Northern Nigeria

A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Alpha-Jet has lost contact with radar in Borno State, while on interdiction mission in support of ground troops. A statement released on Wednesday night, March 31, by the Director of…

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Resident doctors to go on indefinite strike

Resident doctors to go on indefinite strike

Members of the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have concluded plans to embark on an indefinite strike on Thursday, April 1. This is coming on the heels of the expiration of the 60-day ultimatum…

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Super Eagles defeat Benin 0-1, seals AFCON Qualification with one more game to spare

Super Eagles defeat Benin 0-1, seals AFCON Qualification with one more game to spare

Paul Onuachu scored a late winner as the Super Eagles of Nigeria beat Benin 1-0 at the Stade Charles de Gaulle on Saturday night, March 27, at the 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifier. The…

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