71-yr Old Man Owed Millions By UBA, Dies Without Being Paid 38yrs After

In the UK and other parts or the world, the elderly enjoy their retirement in peace. They are paid all their benefits and worked into the country’s social security programmes. Unfortunately, in Nigeria, the case is so different. Old people are left to die in poverty with their pensions withheld for years or their had earned money impounded and confiscated for one reason or the bother. The case or Innocent Anyaka who deposited funds with the United Bank for Africa, in his heydays, UBA brings tears to the eyes of…

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NBC orders TV, radio stations to stop naming victims, reporting ‘details’ of terrorist attacks

NBC DG, Balarabe Ilelah The National Broadcasting Commission has ordered television and radio stations in Nigeria not to divulge “details” of the activities of bandits, terrorists and kidnappers in their reports. The regulator specifically directed radio and television stations not to “glamourise the nefarious activities of insurgents” during their daily Newspaper Reviews. As an unwritten custom, broadcast stations in Nigeria review Newspaper headlines daily before their breakfast shows. But the NBC, in a letter dated July 7, 2021, issued to television and radio stations, stressed the need for “caution” by…

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