Kobe Bryant: What We Know About the Fatal Helicopter Crash Nearly 2 Weeks Later

Nearly two weeks after Kobe Bryant’s death, there are still some lingering questions about the helicopter crash that took his life. The world was shocked last month when the NBA legend, his daughter and seven others were killed in the horrific crash. With preliminary investigations over, many are now piecing together the details of the tragedy. Bryant’s […]

ECOWAS to spend $1B on terrorism

MEMBERS of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have pledged a  $1billion war chest against  terrorism and other security  challenges  in the sub-region  and the Sahel. President Muhammadu Buhari made this known during a high level meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council on the State of Peace and Security in […]

Cash reserve policy takes N855b off banks’ vaults

Collins Nweze   THE Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN’s) decision to raise Cash Reserve Requirement (CRR) rate for banks has removed N855 billion deposits from banks’ vaults, a report on the policy shift has shown. The CRR is a portion of banks’ deposit kept with the CBN at zero interest […]

Oscar 2020: Obama’s production company wins first Oscar with “American Factory”

Obama, American Factory

The film, “American Factory,”  was released in August 2019 under Obama’s producing deal with Netflix, took home the award for best documentary at the 92nd Oscars. This is the first Academy Award for the Obamas’ production company, Higher Ground. The movie, co-directed by Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar and producer Jeff Reichert took home the best […]