Biometric, Nigeria

German biometric scheme thwarts Nigeria fraudsters

by OKORO CHINEDU LAGOS, (CAJ News) – THE biometric installation by a leading German firm in the country’s banking industry is said to have significantly reduced fraud and money laundering in the loca...
Naira

Women empowerment tops Development Bank agenda

by OKORO CHINEDU LAGOS, (CAJ News) – A special Envoy on gender at African Development Bank ( AfDB) believes African women have potential to feed the continent and world, if the widening gap in ...
Violence in Nigeria

Africa urged to embrace ICTs to curb violence

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AFRICAN governments have been urged to make the most of modern information and communications technology to fight rampant violence. Michael Pittelk...
SEVEN Energy

Indigenous energy firm incurs financial losses

by OKORO CHINEDU LAGOS, (CAJ News) – SEVEN Energy, the indigenous Nigerian oil and gas company, has released a disappointing set of results for the six months ended June 30. The loss comes amid lower...
Solomon Adeola

Lagos senator wants sore election losers punished

by OKORO CHINEDU LAGOS, (CAJ News) – THE Senator representing Lagos West Senatorial District, Solomon Adeola, has called for stiffer penalties against candidates who filed alleged frivolous election ...
Nigeria Football Federation

NFF President applauds CAF

by AUGUSTINE OSAYANDE ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) believes the hosting of Confederation of African Football (CAF) seminar in the country would improve the standard...
cultists

Scores arrested for cultism, robbery in Ogun

by AUGUSTINE OSAYANDE ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE Ogun State Police Command have arrested more than 20 alleged cultists and perpetrators of violent crime in the state. Operatives attached to the Sp...
Chiboko girls, Nigeria

Chibok girls: 500 days on still no trace

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – EVENTS have been lined up to express solidarity with the missing Nigerian schoolgirls the Boko Haram terrorists kidnapped in Chibok, Borno State. The events mark 500 days since th...