An insider and core member of MMM has encouraged all MMM members to stay calm and see MMM unfreeze accounts in January 2017.
He said freezing accounts is purposely to eradicate fake users who are always out to shortchange the scheme and make it hard for genuine users to enjoy the services of the scheme without hitches.
NCC on Data Tarrif Hike:
Nigerian Communications Commission NCC’s authorities have suspended the its intention to increase data tarrif on all telecommunication networks with effect from December 1st. In a statement issued by the commisioner explains that the move is to allow for more consultations with the various.
Recall that both social, print and other media sources have been on fire with reactions from Nigerias who describe the planned increment as been insensitive and wicked by the government.
The CEO of a cybersecurity organisation that threatened to assassinate the President-elect, Donald Trump has resigned under duress.
“The PacketSled Board of Directors accepted the resignation of President and CEO Matthew Harrigan, effective immediately,” the firm said in a statement on its website posted Tuesday.
Packetsled said on Monday that it has taken seriously Mathew Harigan’s facebook comment and has alerted the secret service.
Donald Trump, the President-elect repeatedly targeted China during his presidential campaign. He vowed to take a tougher stance on trade in hopes of bringing manufacturing back to the United States. China’s state-backed newspaper has now published a story saying the government would respond with countermeasures if Trump starts a trade war against the country.
The Ugandan government has agreed to begin exportation of housemaids(also known as house-helps) to Jordan. The Government had initially placeda ban on use of their children as maids in Jordan following several complaints of sexual harassment and torture from the sub Sahara nationals.
During a closed door meeting between Janat Mukwaya, the Minister of Gender, labour and Social development and officials from Jordan. The drafted agreement was signed by both parties. Jordan officials are to pay 50,000 Ugandan shilling as insurance and assurance fee .
Passengers on board Mexico aircraft ran for their dear lives as a 3ft long snake dropped from an overhead locker in the plane.
On sighting the snake they scampered for safety causing the pilot to make emergency landing which saw animal control staff capturing the reptile.
The authority of the airline said they will investigate to find out how the animal got there and to do all within its powers to ensure the incident does not happen again.
Nigerians have been warned by the Central bank of Nigeria from patroinsing one of Ponzi scheme company, MMM federal Republic of Nigeria.
During the warning, the apex bank stated that the scheme was fraudulent, not registered, not regulated and not in accordance with any known business model describing it as a ‘wonder bank’
Speaking during a mentoring program for students of Government Secondary School, Suleja, the head of the consumer protection department of the CBN Kadija Kassim said the activities of the scheme is not regulated by any institution.
Kassim referring to the scheme as ‘wonder bank’ cautioned Nigerians on patronizing activities of the MMM scheme which stands for Mavrodi Mondial Moneybox.
A lot of Nigerians are already lured into doing business with the scheme which pays interests of about 30% of every investor.
“We have heard about the activities of MMM, but I want to warn you against it because they are wonder banks that are not regulated. Desist from their activities because they are fraudulent,” Kassim said.
Speaking on the theme of the year’s world savings day: “Don’t save what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving”, Kassim said such approach would assist in the needed awareness for savings.
“The World Savings Day is a tradition created with the objective of stressing the importance of savings for modern economies and individuals alike. “The primary objective is to increase awareness on financial literacy among various segments of the general public to sensitize them to the importance of saving, earning a livelihood, inculcating a savings habit, and generating employment and entrepreneurship for personal and national development,” she said.
But some Nigerians have reacted to this call by the CBN insisting they will continue with the scheme.
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The Federal Government of Nigeria’s proposal to introduce tax on all telephone calls on Nigerians appear to have met with Senate’s resistance as the upper house described it as unacceptable.
The Senate explained that already with the recession, things aren’t too easy for Nigerians, introducing such tax will make life more unbearable for the citizens.
According to Vanguard, Speaking yesterday in Abuja, during the 2016 budget defence meeting with the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, and the Universal Service Provision Fund, USPF, Chairman, Senate Committee on Communications, Senator Gilbert Nnaji, cautioned against the move by the federal government to further burden Nigerians with new taxes, especially in the face of ongoing economic recession.
Nnaji expressed concern over the impact of such tax especially on the welfare of the low income earners.
The said bill proposes to ensure mandatory payment of certain amount of money by communication consumers as tax.
A blind young woman faced with some predicament now practice prostitution as a way out of her helpless situation.
The lady named Kelly from Chitungwiza is said to be blind and needs the sum of $500 for eye surgery to enable her see again.
She intends to raise this money as she could not receive help from anyone.
Petrol Pump Price to N85
There are indications that the Buhari administration will reduce petrol pump price from N87 to N85 naira in January 2016.
This was made known to journalist at the Port Harcourt Refining Company River State by the Minister of State for Petroleum resources Dr. Ibe Kachikwu while inspecting the plant.