The Nigerian’s first indigenous chartered accountant Akintola Williams dies at 104 in the early hours of Monday 11th September, 2023 in his sleep. The Doyen of accounting has gone to rest. He recently celebrated his 104th birthday on the 9th of August, 2023. The death of Akintola Williams was confirmed and made public by the governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun. Abiodun described his death as the end of an era. Akintola Williams is from Ogun State and was reported to have died at his residence in Lagos.
Recently the Guinness World Record confirmed a Nigerian Chef Hilda Effiong Bassey popularly known as Hilda Baci is the new holder for the longest cooking marathon by an individual. This article will discuss the potential benefits of holding the new Guinness World Record for Hilda Baci. Hilda attempted to set a record of 100 hours, but unfortunately, seven hours were deducted from her total time because she made an error of taking extra minutes for one of her rest breaks in the early days of her attempt.
The Nigerian President signs student loan bill into law as a fulfilment of one of his promises to ease the funding of education in Nigeria during his election campaign era. This information was disclosed to the journalists yesterday by the President’s media team which was led by Dele Alake, a member of the Presidential Strategic Team.
Hilda Effiong Bassey known on social media as Hilda Baci has today been confirmed as the new world record holder for the longest cooking marathon by the Guinness World Record committee. Hilda Baci has been confirmed as the new world record holder for the longest cooking marathon to Tuesday 13th June 2023. This was confirmed after nearly a month the Guinness World Record reviewed her footage from the cookathon that lasted for some days.
Hilda Effiong Baci popularly known as Hilda Baci took up a cooking marathon for 100 hours from Thursday 11 to Monday 15 May, 2023 to break the World’s Guinness record as the longest cooking marathon. If She is successful, she will beat the previous record held by Lata Tondon(Indian) cooked for 87 hours 45 minutes in 2019. Finally, Hilda Baci receives an award for the world’s longest cooking marathon from the Guinness world record. She broke the previous record by cooking for 93 hours and 11 minutes.
Due to the current increase in the pump price of petroleum products which started as a result of the fuel subsidy removal in Nigeria. Many people and especially car owners are now looking for the list of the top 5 efficient cars to use. The subsidy on petrol was removed recently and the new price range is between #488 to #577 per litre. The citizens are trying as much as they can to adapt to the change in the price of fuel. The evidence of the change can be seen as there reduction in the long queues at the fueling stations.
The Securities and Exchange Commission always referred to as SEC in Nigeria is a government agency saddled with the responsibility to regulate and develop the Nigerian capital market. They aim to achieve a capital market that is fair, dynamic, efficient, and transparent and also to contribute to the Economic development of the country. The list of 6 online trading platforms SEC placed on their blacklist is what the focus of our discussion on this page will be. Sec regulates the activities of all trading platforms both online and offline. The vision of the commission is to become Africa’s leading capital market regulator.
The National Population Commission NPC latest training update was announced on the 8th of April 2023. The announcement is for applicants whose approved supervisors, SWF, enumerators, and field coordinators. The commission has started sending email invitations and SMS to successful applicants for the upcoming training program scheduled to start on 13th April 2023. The NPC ADhoc Staff application and recruitment process for the 2023 general Census started last year.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency also known as NDLEA has announced the commencement of its 2023 recruitment exercise for all qualified Nigerians who want to join the organization. You can apply through the online application is now open.
The NDLEA recruitment application for 2023/2024 will be the basis of discussion in this article. NDLEA is a body established by the Federal government to fight against drug abuse in the country. NDLEA recruitment is open for individuals who are passionate about working with the organization and are ready to make a difference in their communities.
The Supreme court on Friday 3rd March nullified the ban on the use of the old naira note (#200,#500, and #1,000) bank notes respectively as legal tenders. The apex court in Nigeria, in a unanimous decision by a seven-member panel of Justices, held that old naira notes remain legal tender till 31st December 2023.