Monday, September 24, 2018

Pertinent Questions Over DANGOTE Refinery

  The expectation is that when DANGOTE Refinery in Lekki, Lagos starts producing petroleum products, Nigeria will no longer have to import 92% of its...

Buhari appoints Shonubi as new CBN Deputy Governor

  President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the nomination of Mr Folashodun Adebisi Shonubi as Deputy Governor at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) subject to...

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON COMPANY ACCOUNTS AND TAXATION

  1. If you have registered a limited liability company with the Corporate Affairs Commission and you have opened a bank account and you are...

Ausso Leadership Academy Graduates First Set Of Participants

  Ausso Leadership Academy, an academy that is situated in Lekki, in an upscale environment designed to mentor and brings to the bare world-class business...

Nigerian start-up Paystack has grew ten times last year and has...

  Only 1% of payments in Nigeria is currently online but as businesses begin to make the switch, this percentage will undoubtedly grow in the...

Anti Corruption: EFCC Recovers Over N430 Billion In 8 Months

      The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has disclosed the sum of over N430 billion in different currencies was recovered by the agency from...

WHY I AM TEACHING PEOPLE HOW TO BE TECH SAVVY FOR...

Hello friend, I want to tell you about a part of me you might not be aware of. I was once termed technologically lazy,...

Banks “Clap Back” On Sterling Bank For  Their New Advert

Sterling Bank, a bank that prides itself as a one customer bank ,though haven't been in public view for sometime now is trying to...

Nigeria’s original startup city is making a big play for Africa’s...

When most people think of Nigeria having an ecosystem of innovation and technology they instinctively think of Lagos, and understandably so. After all, Lagos...

GET A SPINE – M. AFOLABI

For any society seriously interested in real growth, development and advancement, the men in the land must be courageous, bold, daring and sacrificing in...

Global ransomware attack causes turmoil

Companies across the globe are reporting that they have been struck by a major ransomware cyber-attack. British advertising agency WPP is among those to say...

CORONATION MERCHANT BANK RECEIVES ISO 27001:2013 CERTIFICATION FOR INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT

  Coronation Merchant Bank, Nigeria’s premier investment and merchant banking brand, today was awarded the International Organization for Standardisation’s ISO 27001:2013 Certification for Information Security...

HERE ARE THE WINNERS OF THE UNION BANK CENTENARY INNOVATION CHALLENGE

the Heritage Place, Ikoyi hosted Union Bank‘s Centenary Innovation Challenge – an initiative set up in partnership with Co-Creation Hub aimed at discovering and promoting innovative...

Dangote awards contract to DuPont

    DuPont Clean Technologies (DuPont) has announced that Dangote Oil Refinery Company Ltd (Dangote) has commissioned a range of advanced proprietary equipment from DuPont for...

Restructure, The North and The Rest of Us

I don't think the so-called North's opposition to restructuring matters as much as we magnify it.What matters is the unity, agreement and strategy employed...

EFCC: Three INEC Officials In “Cooler” For N111.6 Million Money Laundering

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office on Friday May 25, 2018 arraigned three serving and former officials of the Independent National Electoral...

ON OBIAMAKA ORAKWE’S RAPE AND DEATH: TRUE JUSTICE CAN ONLY BE...

The body of a 14-year-old girl lies dead because a group of boys thought it was their right to take what she refused to willingly give...

FG announces partnership with UNWTO, CNN to boost creative industry

The Federal Government on Monday announced a tripartite partnership with the CNN and the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) to boost the Creative Industry in Nigeria,...

3 Things You Must Do if You Want to Start Your...

3 Things You Must Do if You Want to Start Your Own Successful Business in Nigeria in 2018. If you've been thinking of starting your...

INNOSON VS GTB: Priceless Lessons For Young And Upcoming Nigerian Entrepreneurs

  By Cornel Osigwe One of the initial challenges Innoson faced during the construction of the vehicle manufacturing plant at Nnewi is the unlawful seizure and...

Foreign Investors: CBN Allays Fear over Forex Sanctions

  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) acknowledges the public interest over sanctions recently imposed on four deposit money banks (DMBs). We wish to restate...

Ecobank Nigeria’s new Managing Director reconfirms Customer-Centricity in Ecobank

Patrick Akin Akinwuntan, Managing Director and Regional Executive of Ecobank Nigeria (Ecobank.com), starts his new role today. The vastly experienced banking professional is passionate...

VARIOUS TYPES OF WIVES & HUSBANDS IN NIGERIA

1. *BOXING WIVES* These are the type of wives that fight with their husbands delibrately just to provoke him to anger... These kind of women...

Ease of Doing Business: Nigeria Ranked Sixth In Access To Credit...

The ease of doing business in Nigeria climbed a bit higher. Today, Nigeria is ranked higher, what many don't know is that; in the...

Globacom Sees SMEs as Backbone of Countries’ Economy, Progress

Telecommunication operator, Globacom, has restated its commitment to the growth of the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria, describing them as the economic...

Innoson Motors Goes Continental, Sells 400 Vehicles To Mali

Innoson motors has metamorphosed into a continental business venture, with the Mayor of Bamako leading a delegation from Mali to the automobile manufacturing plant...

GTBank Rallies Support for Children With Autism… Holds 8th Annual Autism...

Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, will hold the 8th edition of its Annual Autism Conference on Tuesday, July 17 and Wednesday...

Why South East Development Comission Will Be A Ruse

Oil was discovered in Nguzu and Edda of the old Afikpo division now in Ebonyi state by the colonial government donkey years back .It...

FG moves to seize BVN-less accounts

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court in Abuja  has granted a request by Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, for a...

The Restrictions on USSD transactions by the CBN, A Move in...

  Digital transaction and electronic payment has come to stay. Though with the rate if adoption in Nigeria, which stakeholders have lauded but still the...

Nigeria’s Political Deadlock Threatens Economic Rebound

Nigeria’s central bank has fallen victim to a battle between President Muhammadu Buhari and his parliament. The Monetary Policy Committee won’t meet as scheduled this week because...

CBN Retains MPR at 14%, Urges Quick Passage of 2018 Budget

  The monetary policy Committee(MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) has urged the National Assembly on the quick passage of the 2018 Appropriation bill...

Technology Driven Economy:Are we lagging behind?

  The change is here, not politically but in terms of economic narrative. Countries like Nigeria must understand the need to embrace a change from...

OLX partners with Interswitch to enhance User Experience

A one of a kind partnership which has never been witnessed  in the country between a payment portal and a classified Advert site which...

We Are Here To Change The Plumbing Profession In Nigeria –...

    In this interview with Donathus Mesoji, the  Founder and CEO of DonFix Plumbing Services lament on the dearth of professional plumbers in Nigeria and...

Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi graduated with a First Class...

Sosoliso plane crash survivor, Kechi Okwuchi graduated with a First Class degree from University of Thomas Houston, Texas on May 16th, 2015. Not only that,...

Supreme Court Didn’t Mandate Us To Innoson – GTB

The attention of GTBank has been drawn to false, mischievous and malicious statements circulating in the news and social media in respect of a...

DANGOTE SET TO INVEST $50BN OUTSIDE AFRICA

      Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote plans to invest between $20bn and $50bn in the United States and Europe by 2025 in renewable energy and...

EID-EL-KABIR: 70 Trailer Load Of Lake Rice Arrive Lagos

    In an effort to ensure even distribution across all the sale centres, the Lagos State Government on Wednesday said that at least 70 trailer...

King Tblak: Meet the Nigerian making his money through porn (Photos...

If you are a Nigerian on social media and you don’t know the names Bobrisky and King Tblak, then you need to embrace change.    King Tblak. Oops! Credit: IG His...

GT Bank Declares N165 Billion As Profit

One of Africa’s leading financial institutions, Guaranty Trust Bank, has declared that it made a profit before tax of N165, 14billion ($524.7m) in 2016,...

GTBank Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Listing on the London Stock Exchange

    Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its listing on the London Stock Exchange whereby the Bank...

Low Adoption and Migration of IFRS 9 in Nigeria Software Worries...

As the global race for the adoption for the new International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS 9) gathers momentum, FinTrak Software Co Ltd, an indigenous...

KPMG Digital Summit 2017: Experts Seeks Collaboration In The Financial Technology...

  By Anthony Nwosu The financial services industry has continued to show tremendous developments with entry of new innovative technologies in the payment space. Also, with...

FirstBank Collaborates with NESG to host the 23rd Economic Summit in...

As part of the continued commitment to drive thought leadership, policy influencing initiatives and sustainable national economic development, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has...

GTBank popularity wanes in South East as Igbo and others Besiege...

The Innoson and Guarantee Trust Bank Plc has taken another dimension as the bank puts up a Publicity stunts at their Facebook showing how...

Niger State Invests in Agriculture for Sustenance- Gov Sani-Bello

    Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has said that Agriculture is the future of Nigeria economy, insisting that it was time for each...

Bankers Cup : Fidelity Banks Disgraces First Bank, Kennedy Nwosu Wins...

Bankers Cup has always been exciting, entertaining and thrilling! The annual football competition for banks in Nigeria came to a close today with Fidelity...

Who would save Africa from the 2nd Scramble?

  Just as the Arabs pushed our black ancestors out of North Africa and the Europeans partitioning what was left of Africa, to day the...

GOOD BUSINESSES TO START IN A RECESSION ECONOMY

  By Samuel Chinedu   A few days ago, the IMF confirmed what everyone had feared for a long time now – Nigeria has officially slipped into recession....

We are here to change Nigeria’s narrative for Good – Enyinna...

  One thing is that pertaining to other things of life, there is always the need to rethink any standing positions especially, if the status...

BISHOP ISAAC IDAHOSA ADDS ANOTHER FEATHER TO HIS CAP, HIS BIRTHDAY...

    Bishop Isaac Idahosa, known as a  firebrand preacher of the Word, a man that says the truth without fear or favour and man of...

Neo Economics: ‘Saving is sin, and spending is virtue.’

. The Japanese save a lot. They do not spend much. Also, Japan exports far more than it imports. Has an annual trade surplus of...

HOW MUCH IS BUHARI’S HEALTH COSTING NIGERIA?

It’s been over 50 days since President Buhari left for London for a “follow-up medical consultation,” leaving Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo in his stead....

What I will do in Lagos in the Next Two Years...

  The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said his administration will focus on the state’s power, environment and transportation sectors in the next...

Training Of Workers No More A Welfare Package – Mrs. Winifred...

The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita has said that training of the Federal Public Servants will no longer...

Lagos state development is not a party affair – Akinwunmi Ambode

    I am sharing my thoughts in this article, not necessarily as the Governor of Lagos State but as a Nigerian; a Nigerian who wants...

Heritage Bank Deepens Retail Banking With Outlet Expansion

With the alarming number of market women, artisans and underserved population who are unbanked, Heritage Bank Plc has deepen its retail banking structure by...

Software Bimbo Abioye eTerview Featured News July 26, 2017 Software:...

Bimbo Abioye, Chief Executive Officer of FinTrak, a global financial technology company with several technology implementations across Africa, speaks to IT Edge News in Lagos on the...

Osinbajo Approves 19 Judges for Industrial Court

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has approved the appointment of 19 Judges for the National Industrial Court of Nigeria as part of...

A BRIEF ON IPOB RECONCILIATION AT NNEWI

    The Background I was privileged to witness the IPOB reconciliation meeting that took place at the Conference Room of Ikedife hospital, Nnewi, operated by Dr....

AXA MANSARD BRINGS INSURANCE CLOSER WITH THE LAUNCH OF A NEW...

MyAXA Mobile App brings Insurance Services Closer to Customers The global penetration of mobile devices have led to various innovative ways in which companies provide...

Below is the full text of Mrs Adeosun’s resignation letter

  His Excellency Muhammadu Buhari President, Federal Republic of Nigeria State House Aso Villa Abuja Dear Excellency, Let me commence by thanking you profusely for the honour and privilege of serving under...

Electronic Payment: Are Nigerians Finding It Attractive and Cool ?

  Nigerians are getting smarter and more sophisticated today, they have embraced electronic transcripts and payment of goods are done with cards more than cash....

BUSINESS REPORT as CBN holds interest rate at 14%

Current news update as the Central Bank of Nigeria monetary policy committee has held its benchmark interest rate at 14 per cent, Chairman of...

Ngige Delights With Ivorian Under-Study Of Best Practices On Regulation Of...

The Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige today asserted that the choice of Nigeria by the Ivorian Government to under study...

Skye Bank Takeover : 10 Things To Know About Skye Bank...

  Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday evening announced the takeover of Skye Bank by Polaris Bank. However, the CBN has assured all Skye...

Nigeria to shut borders over rice smuggling

The Nigerian Government says it will shut the land border between it and a neigbouring country in a few days time to avoid smuggling...

Airtime Recharge Codes for All Banks in Nigeria

This article envelopes the easiest way to top-up your mobile airtime directly from your bank account without the stress of purchasing a recharge cards...

Active engagement via mobile-only tech disrupts insurance industry – Global KPMG...

  Ryan Barlow, Chief Technology officer, e4 says that when it comes to the insurance sector, it is mobile-only as insurance brands grapple with disruption...
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