It was gathered that the Senate has condemned the hawking, selling and otherwise illegally trading in new naira notes.
Adopting a motion sponsored by Mao Ohuabunwa (PDP, Abia North) and entitled, “Urgent need to end the illicit trade in freshly minted naira notes,” the upper chamber of the National Assembly urged the Central Bank of Nigeria to check the development in line with Section 21 of the CBN Act, 2007.
It also urged the apex bank to strengthen its system that audits […]
Gospel Singer, Frank Edwards, has shared the emotional story of how he moved from hawking on the streets in Enugu to starting a business with leading Gospel musician Don Moen.
Multi-award winning Nigerian contemporary Christian singer, Frank Ugochukwu Edwards, simply known as Frank Edwards, has shared the story of how he moved from hawking on the streets in Enugu to starting a business with world’s leading Gospel musician, Don Moen.
The gospel sensation also tells of how he refused to compromise on […]
Beggars in Kaduna protest over law banning street begging and hawking, ask El rufai to withdraw law in 7 days
Beggars in Kaduna State yesterday staged a protest over the law banning street begging and hawking, giving Governor Nasir El-Rufai seven days ultimatum to withdraw the law.
Governor El-Rufai had last week assented to the bill to ban street begging and hawking, which the beggars described as contrary to the promises made to them during campaign, and threatened to occupy the Government House in their large numbers if El-Rufai would not withdraw the law.
The beggars comprising the blind, the deaf, and […]
It was gathered that the Lagos State House of Assembly yesterday called on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to direct the necessary agencies to stop under-age children from hawking across the state.
The call followed a motion moved by Mr Sola Giwa (APC-Lagos Island I) under matters of urgent public importance.
Giwa said that hawking was rampant in the state and had not only brought physical harm to children involved, but also led to psychological