Jim Ovia advocates for disruptive technology to scale businesses in Africa
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Jim Ovia advocates for disruptive technology to scale businesses in Africa

Webby - June 20, 2019

According to Zenith Bank Founder/Chairman, Jim Ovia, businesses stand a chance to triple growth rate and earnings through innovation and technology. The options are to “innovate and…

Nigeria to use concessionary long-term loans to finance 2019 budget —DMO
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Nigeria to use concessionary long-term loans to finance 2019 budget —DMO

Ademola Yakubu - June 19, 2019

By Peter Egwuatu LAGOS—Debt Management Office, DMO, yesterday, disclosed that the Federal Government would tap concessionary long-term loans to finance its 2019 budget, in addition to borrowing…

Dangote Cement to earn $700m forex, floats N50bn CP
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Dangote Cement to earn $700m forex, floats N50bn CP

Ademola Yakubu - June 18, 2019

Peter Egwuatu, with agency report Dangote Cement Plc, yesterday, said its cement terminals being constructed in Lagos State and Onne in Rivers would be concluded before the…

Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 11.40% in May- NBS
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Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 11.40% in May- NBS

Ademola Yakubu - June 17, 2019

Abuja – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measured inflation increased to 11.40 per cent (year-on-year) in May from 11.37…

NASCON targets increased market share via product innovation
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NASCON targets increased market share via product innovation

Ademola Yakubu - June 16, 2019

By Peter Egwuatu NASCON Allied Industries Plc, one of the subsidiaries of Dangote Group, is targeting more market share in the food sector through increased product range…

Analysts tip CAP, Dangote Cement, others on stock to watch
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Analysts tip CAP, Dangote Cement, others on stock to watch

Ademola Yakubu - June 16, 2019

By Nkiruka Nnorom INVESTMENT analysts in the capital market have recommended the shares of Chemical and Allied Products, CAP Plc, Dangote Cement Plc, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, ETI…

CIBN to examine infrastructure improvement in Nigeria
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CIBN to examine infrastructure improvement in Nigeria

Ademola Yakubu - June 16, 2019

THE Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, CIBN, will this week, assemble erudite scholars and core professionals from banks and other institutions at a public forum to…

Q1’19: Banks’ assets rise by 7.5% to N38.4trn
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Q1’19: Banks’ assets rise by 7.5% to N38.4trn

Ademola Yakubu - June 16, 2019

By Babajide Komolafe TOTAL assets and liabilities of banks rose by 7.5 percent, year-on-year, to N38.4 trillion in the first quarter of the year (Q1’19), against N35.7…

ISN holds quality assurance summit in Lagos, Abuja
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ISN holds quality assurance summit in Lagos, Abuja

Ademola Yakubu - June 16, 2019

ISN Products Nigeria Limited has held its inaugural Quality Assurance Summit (ISN QAS) in Lagos and Abuja. Q1’19: Value of e-payment transactions falls by 13% to N34trn(Opens…

Turner Wright terminates share exchange agreement with BTHI
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Turner Wright terminates share exchange agreement with BTHI

Ademola Yakubu - June 16, 2019

By Peter Egwuatu TURNER Wright Nigeria Limited has terminated its Share Exchange Agreement with Big Time Holdings, Inc., BTHI, a company associated with Milost Global Inc which…

Wait for ECOWAS’s single currency over
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Wait for ECOWAS’s single currency over

Webby - June 15, 2019

Going by what a representative of Niger Republic, Aichatou Kane, said at the 54th Annual Meeting of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Malabo, the wait for…

Chile passport best alternative to USA, Canada’s
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Chile passport best alternative to USA, Canada’s

Webby - June 15, 2019

Chile passport holders/citizens can access 136 countries visa free including CANADA,UNITED KINGDOM AND ALL SHENGEN COUNTRIES. Do know know that after delivery, mother gets permanent residence and…

Income expert urge investors to diversify their investments
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Income expert urge investors to diversify their investments

Webby - June 10, 2019

A Nigerian fixed-income expert, Igho Alonge, recently shared on Twitter reasons why investors should always embrace the idea of diversifying their investments. Explaining what investment diversification means…

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Fidelity Bank to drive savings, reduce cost with tech – CEO

Ademola Yakubu - June 10, 2019

Managing Director/Group Chief Executive Officer, Fidelity Bank Plc, Mr. Nnamdi  Okonkwo, in this interview on the sideline of its just concluded 2018 Annual General Meeting, AGM, spoke…

Impact of limitation of banks’ access to government securities depends on CBN mechanisms – DMO
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Impact of limitation of banks’ access to government securities depends on CBN mechanisms – DMO

Ademola Yakubu - June 9, 2019

Abuja – The Debt Management Office says the impact of the proposed limitation of commercial banks’ access to government securities on the market will depend on the…

Oando Saga: SEC says action aimed at protecting investors
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Oando Saga: SEC says action aimed at protecting investors

Ademola Yakubu - June 9, 2019

Lagos – The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Sunday said that Oando Plc was given sufficient opportunity of being heard before they were penalised.The commission said…

Del-York creative academy set to re-skill Africa’s creative industry
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Del-York creative academy set to re-skill Africa’s creative industry

Webby - June 7, 2019

The 2019 Del-York Creative Academy’s one month hands-on intensive training program (DCA) commenced on the 10th of May 2019; and the world is witnessing the silent rebirth…

Eid-el-Fitri: Financial transactions suffer on NIBSS’ 21% failure
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Eid-el-Fitri: Financial transactions suffer on NIBSS’ 21% failure

Webby - June 5, 2019

Bank customers all over Nigeria had a hectic time using the electronic channels to transact on Tuesday as operations of the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS) were…

Consumers applauds Chivita Frooty Happy Hour
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Consumers applauds Chivita Frooty Happy Hour

Webby - June 4, 2019

by Odunewu Segun   A large section of consumers interviewed agreed that with its offer of delightful experiences of wholesome rejuvenating satisfaction anytime and anywhere, and at an affordable…

Legal tussle threatens Airtel IPO
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Legal tussle threatens Airtel IPO

Webby - June 4, 2019

For the second time in two years, Bharti Airtel is pushing again to float its Initial Public Offering (IPO) in June. It did so in 2018, but,…