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    In the news: New movie: All About Love

    About Love is an All African Cast Movie,Shot in the beautiful Horizing City Of Johannesburg,South Africa Written & Directed by the Director of Jacobs Cross ,Isibaya & Mrs Right Guy. Adze Ugah  And it stars Nomzamo Mbata ,Katlego Danke,Zenande Mafenyana,(South Africa) Chris Attoh,(Ghana) Leroy Gopal (Zimbabwe) Enyinna Nwigwe,(Nigeria) Richard Lukunku (East Africa) Angela Sithole  ( Botswana)amongst Other […]

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    In the news: Rescued Chibok girls need expert for rehabilitation – Pope

    Pope Francis Friday Olokor, Abuja Catholic Pontiff, Pope Francis 1, has said the 21 girls of the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, who were released by the Boko Haram abductors on Monday last week, need experts to rehabilitate them. The 21 girls were among the over 200 pupils of the GSS, who were abducted […]

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    In the news: NFF tasks Rohr to improve on Eagles

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has demanded a technically improved Super Eagles from the technical adviser, Gernort Rohr, ahead of the 2018 World Cup qualifier match against Algeria on  November 12. Apparently not satisfied with the technical depth of the Super Eagles in the 2-1 win against the Chipolopolo of Zambia in their Group B […]

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    Ecobank launches Africa-wide mobile payment platform

    Group Executive, Consumer Banking, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), Patrick Akinwuntan (left); Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria, Charles Kie; and Group Chief Executive Officer, Ade Ayeyemi, during the launch of Ecobank Mobile APP in Lagos. Ecobank, at the weekend, unveiled a Mobile App, an instant and convenient way of banking through the phone, which has also been […]

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    How NSE will emerge top five in world exchanges ranking profile

    Brokers on the floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange in Lagos. For the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) to become one of the top five exchanges on the World Federation of Exchanges list (WFE), the Federal Government must adopt pragmatic policies that would engender an enabling environment for investments. Government will also undertake a complete overhaul of […]

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    Cash refunds, N138b bills’ maturity crash interbank rates

    Chief Executive Officer, London Stock Exchange (LSE), Nikhil Rathi (left); Director-General, National Pension Commission (PENCOM), Chinelo Anohu-Amazu; UK Minister for International Trade, Greg Hands; Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun; Chief Executive Officer, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Oscar N. Onyema; Executive Director, Capital Markets Division, Haruna Jalo-Waziri, at the Opening Bell Ceremony of LSE […]

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    GTBank records high operating expense in nine-month report

    Guaranty Trust Bank Plc Deposit base rises to N2.1tr, pays low interest rate Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) in its nine-month unaudited report posted an 8.2 per cent increase in operating expenses, an indication of rising challenges in the industry. Also, although it recorded 59.6 per cent increase in profit after tax to N119.9 billion from […]

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    AXA Mansard wins first global insurance brand

    Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Mansard Insurance Plc, Yetunde Ilori AXA Mansard Insurance has won the first global insurance brand by interbrand Best Global Brands 2016 ranking for eight consecutive years.The Chief Executive Officer, AXA Mansard Insurance Plc, Mrs. Yetunde Ilori, stated that ‘this recognition further affirms AXA brand’s strong reputation and value, which […]

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    Operators’ products and obstacles to market penetration

    Eddie Efekoha chairman NIA Low penetration, poor publicity, slow growth, poor perception from masses, low income, ignorance, meagre managerial strategy and poor government support through law enforcement have been identified as inhibitive factors affecting the growth of insurance in Nigeria. The country is endowed with numerous resources and offers immense business opportunities and prospects.Religion is […]

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    In the news: Lagos to arraign Iba monarch’s kidnappers today

    By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos—The Lagos State Government will today arraign the key suspects arrested in connection with the kidnap of Oniba of Iba, Oba Yishau Goriola Oseni before a Lagos High Court in Igbosere. The State’s Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem, in a statement yesterday, said the four suspects – Duba […]

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    In the news: ICPC summons 4 IMT officials over N113m

    By Emeka MamahENUGU—Four principal officers of the Institute of Management and Technology, IMT, have been summoned by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, over alleged illegal collection of N113 million from students. The petitioners noted that in contravention of the lawful directive of ICPC that the Rector and his principal officers […]

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    In the news: Pastor tackles LASG over 21-year delay in house allocation

    Samson Folarin The Senior Pastor of Christ International Church, Baden, Switzerland, Osoko Solomon, has asked the Lagos State Government to give him the two-bedroomed bungalow he paid for more than 21 years ago. Solomon told our correspondent on the telephone that he had endured frustrations as efforts to get his house had proved abortive. Our […]

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    Government urged to embrace disaster risk scheme

    Insurance The African Risk Capacity, a specialized agency of the African Union is asking the Federal Government of Nigeria to take advantage of the regional insurance scheme to reduce the burden of a national disaster risks financing. African Heads of States and Ministers of Finance in 2012 called for the establishment of a specialised agency […]

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    CBN to fund rice milling plant for Coscharis farm

    CBN Maduka tasks govt on entrepreneurial challenges The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said it will fund the rice milling plant for the 2000-hectare Coscharis Farm located at Anaku, in Anambra State, to ensure that the product is made available to consumers. Besides, the apex bank has reassured that it’s ready to support any entrepreneurial […]

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    In the news: Yero spent N4.1bn on sweets, juice, training in 2014 –Commissioner

    Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna The Kaduna State Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Mohammed Abdullahi, said the immediate past government of Mukhtar Yero spent over N2.1bn on sweets, juice and chocolates to entertain visitors in 2014 alone. He added that the ex-governor’s administration wasted another N2bn on training and retraining of workers who did not need such […]

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