Wednesday, 21 September 2016

News Release: Rotary Announces US$35 Million To Support A Polio-Free World

Rotary committed an additional $35 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio, bringing the humanitarian service organization’s contribution to $105 million in 2016.

News Release: Nigeria’s Fm Goofed In New York On Sheikh Zakzaky’s Detention

Sheikh Zakzaky

On Sunday 18/09/16, Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, was reported to have told newsmen in New York that President Buhari's administration is still detaining the Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky because it is studying the report of the Judicial Commission of inquiry set up by Kaduna state government.

News Release: Guinness Reports First Total Beverage Alcohol Results

Guinness Nigeria has today announced its first set of results combining sales from both beer as well as International Premium Spirits (IPS) like Johnnie Walker and Baileys, following its acquisition of distribution rights from its parent company, Diageo in January this year. The company reported revenues of N102bn its financial results for the period ended June 30 2016 resulting in an overall Loss After Tax of N2bn when compared to the same period last year.