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Economy on backburner in President Buhari’s new year message

Forthcoming elections seem to be uppermost in the mind of President Muhammadu Buhari, going by his 2019 New Year message. The President, made no mention of his…

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SEC, NSE, shareholders give final approval to CCNN/BUA Kalambaina Cement merger

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has given its final sanctions to the scheme of Merger between the Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN)…

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FAAC disburses N788.14 billion for the month of October

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) disbursed the sum of N788.14 billion to the three tiers of government in November 2018 from the revenue generated…

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Nigeria’s database of Tax Payers hits 35m

The Executive Secretary of the Board, Mr Oseni Elamah disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Sunday in Abuja….

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FirstBank empowers young people at YES 2.0

The second edition of the FirstBank Youth Empowerment Series, convened to mentor young people from 10 – 15 and 15 to 24 was held on Thursday 27…

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FirstBank concert ticket winners got nostalgic at Bobby Brown concert

Anyone attending a New Edition concert could be sure to anticipate some drama with the tension between the group members especially on tours being storied….

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Junaid Mohammed blasts Buhari, Osinbajo, Fashola over 2023 Yoruba presidency

Second Republic lawmaker, Junaid Mohammed, on Saturday lambasted the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo and the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola over their…

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CBN deploys consumer complaint management system, gives guidelines to banks

Nigeria’s apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has announced the deployment of its Consumer Complaint Management System which is also known as CCMS….

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NECA says FG’s delay in implementing the new minimum wage is counter-productive

The umbrella organisation for employers in the Organised Private Sector in Nigeria, Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has described the delay in transmitting the new minimum wage…

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REVEALED: Why TSTV is committed to implementing ‘Pay As You Watch’

The Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Telcom Satellite Limited (TSTV), Benjamin Zidah has revealed why the Pay TV remains committed to introducing a pay as you watch…

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Nigerian Stock Exchange expels 35 stockbroking firms

The Nigerian Stock Exchange has expelled 35 stockbroking firms. The exchange disclosed this in a notice published in today’s edition of the Punch newspapers. The…

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MTN shares recover as company reaches truce with CBN

MTN shares surged as high as  8.2 percent on Thursday after it reached a truce with the CBN over allegations that it illegally transferred $8.1…

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How EFCC allegedly froze Nairabet’s Polaris Bank account

In a series of tweets from his twitter handle, founder of Nairabet, Akin Alabi narrated how the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) allegedly placed a limit…

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Senate, NNPC finally agree on NLNG “missing” fund

The Senate Committee on Gas Resources and the Nigerian National Petroleum Commission (NNPC) have finally reached an agreement over the $1.05 billion NLNG fund. This agreement clarifies…

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Notore Chemical Industries Plc releases FY 2018 results

Notore Chemical Industries Plc has released its results for the financial year ended September 30, 2018. Here are highlights of the results Revenue Revenue dropped…

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NSE approves delisting of GNI shares

Following an application to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on the voluntary delisting of Great Nigeria Insurance Plc, the NSE has approved the delisting application….

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CBN announces truce with MTN

The Central Bank of Nigeria has announced the resolution of its dispute with MTN Communications Limited, saying the company will now atone only for the…

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NSE extends trading agreement on technology with Nasdaq

In the next five years to come, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) will continue to use Nasdaq’s matching engine technology for all its equities and…

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Why telcos are very worried by this NCC directive

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) recently instructed IHS Towers Nigeria and ATC Nigeria to disconnect any indebted telecommunication companies from their facilities. Following this development,…

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MTN Nigeria appoints Funso Aina as Senior Manager

Telco giant, MTN Nigeria has appointed Funso Aina as its new Senior Manager, External Relations. Aina joined MTN Nigeria in January 2009, and until his latest…

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