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Access Bank Plc appoints Chizoma Okoli as new Director

Access Bank Plc has appointed Chizoma Okoli as its new Executive Director in charge of Business Banking Division. Okoli’s appointment has been approved by the…

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Will Monetary policy Committee (MPC) alter rates this week?

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), today, commenced its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting which will continue tomorrow March 26, 2019. The MPC meeting is the first…

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Nigeria’s biggest export may not be oil but its citizens –

Andela’s Co-Founder and former Chief Executive Officer of Flutterwave, Mr Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, has disputed claims that Nigeria’s largest export is its crude oil. According to…

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BUA, Finnish firm seal 48Mw power project

BUA Group has signed a contract with Wartsila Oy of Finland for the construction of a 48 megawatt (Mw) power plant for Sokoto Cement line…

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Like Air Peace, Kenya Airways is sticking with Boeing 737-Max 8

Weeks after Nigerian airline operator, Air Peace, maintained that it will not cancel its orders for Boeing 737-Max 8, Kenya’s national carrier, Kenya Airways, has also declared its intention…

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MTN yet to apply formally for listing -SEC

Telecom giant, MTN, is yet to present a formal application for its planned listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. This is according to the Securities and…

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SEC and CBN set to re-modify rules on margin lending

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is working in collaboration with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to change the guidelines on margin lending. The two regulators also intend…

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King Baudouin Foundation awards Wecyclers N81m to expand in Nigeria

Lagos-based waste management startup, Wecyclers, has won the King Baudouin Foundation’s African Development Prize. Wecyclers was awarded the sum of N81 million (€200,000), which gives them the needed…

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Sterling Bank signs deal with American energy company

Nigeria’s Sterling Bank Plc recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with an American renewable energy company —Zola Electric — to provide credit facilities for Nigerian businesses and households…

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Foreign outflows in Nigeria’s stock market increase by 97.80%

Foreign outflows from Nigeria’s stock market has increased from N27.81 billion in January to N55.01 billion in February 2019. This represents a 97.80 percent increment. This information…

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Nigeria election: APC calls for arrest, investigation of Atiku, PDP leadership over result

The All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Organization has petitioned the Inspector General of Police and the Director General of State Security Service, DSS, to invite,…

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Kidnapping: HURIWA moves to petition Pope Francis, UK parliament, Anglican Church

A leading non-governmental and pro-democracy organization, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has vowed to petition Pope Francis of the Catholic Church over the…

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Another building collapses in Lagos

Another building on Monday collapsed in Lagos Island. The two-storey building, according to Channels Tv collapsed mid-day on the Island. Security operatives and emergency workers…

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Wike reacts as AAC Deputy governorship candidate joins PDP

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has reacted to the defection of Akpo Bomba Yeeh, the African Action Alliance, ACC, Deputy Governorship candidate to the…

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Secondus reacts as AAC deputy governorship candidate joins PDP

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has described the defection of Akpo Bomba Yeeh, the African Action Alliance, ACC,…

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Transfer: N’Golo Kante speaks on joining Real Madrid

Chelsea midfielder, N’Golo Kante, has dismissed reports linking him with a move away from the Stamford Bridge to join Champions League holders, Real Madrid this…

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Denrele Edun Praises Former First Lady Patience Jonathan

Media personality, Denrele Edun was filmed goofing around with former first lady of Nigeria, Patience Jonathan. Dr Patience and Denrele were in good spirits in…

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Skales’ Shake Body Song Featured In American Web Series, Step Up

Nigerian pop singer and rapper Skales’s song Shake Body, which was released in 2014, has been featured in the American web series Step Up. The…

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Waje Complains About Being Broke To Continue Music

Talented Nigerian singer, Waje has announced that she is considering plans to finally quit music. In a touching video, the singer is seen complaining bitterly…

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Court nullifies Zamfara APC primaries for governorship, assembly elections

The Court of Appeal Sokoto Division on Monday set aside the judgment delivered by the Zamfara High Court, allowing the All Progressives Congress (APC) to…

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