Tag: Tradermoni

N10,000 tradermoni: Activist accuses Osinbajo of alleged electoral fraud, asks VP to apologise to Nigerians

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo to beg God and seek forgiveness of Nigerians over the role he played in sharing the N10,000 Tradermoni used to deceive most people before the last general elections. Frank said Osinbajo, a Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) pastor, allowed himself to be used and is now facing humiliation from the same people as a reward. Reacting to the reported bitter experience the Vice President and his aides are currently facing in government, Comrade Frank, through a statement made available to newsmen on Thursday, said Nigerians should not feel sorry for Prof. Osinbajo unless he apologises for being one of the major causes of the suffe...

"Bayelsa Tradermoni distribution not vote – buying"

The Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprises has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to release funds to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to enable them overcome the harsh business environment in the country. TheĀ  Presidency has defended the recent distribution of N10, 000 each to traders in the various open markets in Bayelsa State. It explained that the action was not with the intention of buying their votes as being speculated by some people. The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on the Social Investment Programme, Maryam Uwais, stated this in an interview with journalists in Abuja. She spoke against the background that the action was aimed at wooing voters in the state ahead of the November governorship election.