Monthly Archives: November 2019

OPay acquires CBN Approval for International Money Transfer

OPay a provider of payment, ride-hailing, food delivery and loan services have been given approval by Nigeria’s Apex Bank Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to commence international money transfer in Nigeria. With the approval, OPay will start facilitating remittance B2B, B2P and P2P remittance services into Nigeria. This is coming off the heels of the earlier announced $50 million fundraised

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Two female corps members sent packing from Ebonyi camp for refusing to wear trousers

Two female corps members who turned up with others for the National Youth Service Corps’ three-week orientation exercise in Ebonyi State have been sent packing from the camp for refusing to wear trousers. The corps members identified as Okafor Love Obianuju with registration number EB/19C/0523 and Odji Oritsetsolaye (EB/19C/0530) reportedly refused wearing the trousers given to the them in camp by NYSC

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Woman caught smuggling rice in her bra and headtie (video)

Border Closure! Border Closure!!!!, This border closure which has been enforced in all regions across Nigeria has seen smugglers get quite “innovative” to beat security operatives.  A video making rounds online captured the moment a woman was caught smuggling ‘foreign rice’ which is one of the banned products in Nigeria. There is no time stamp on the video, but in it, the

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Fuel tanker falls on Lagos Airport road

A major tragedy was averted at Lagos Airport Road as a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of Petroleum products fell and spilt its contents.   No loss of life was recorded at the incident scene with LASEMA’s heavy-duty equipment deployed for quick recovery to prevent secondary incidents. Nosa Okunbor, LASEMA’s spokesman said part of the deployment was an empty tanker

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