SARAKI: Power, Wealth, Mystic

By OBINNA EZUGWU Bukola Abubakar Saraki is a political force of nature. His meteoric rise to national prominence in a relatively short time has left even his most ardent critics grudgingly envious of his achievements that have since overshadowed that of his late father, Abubakar Saraki, who bestrode the politics of the North Central State of Kwara like More...

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By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

Heritage Bank reiterates support for MSMEs

Heritage Bank Plc has assured promoters of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) of support to enable them grow their businesses into generational conglomerates. The MD/CEO of the Bank, Mr. Ifie Sekibo disclosed More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

No life lost in Ecobank fire incident

There was a fire incident on Tuesday morning in the compound of Ecobank’s Lagos head office when a tanker delivering diesel to the Bank caught fire. The fire was contained within the generator house and the diesel More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, July 29th, 2018

2019 Firefight: PDP plots for the top job

By OBINNA EZUGWU Since bounding back from its protracted internal crisis after its defeat in the 2015 elections, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has not hidden its intention to upstage the ruling party and return More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Foundation Supports Children with Inyang’s Food Drive Initiative

Ms. Inyang Otu, Founder, Inyang Otu Foundation As part of its contribution to the on-going Social Investment Programme in Nigeria, Inyang Otu Foundation, non-profit organization, recently introduced the Inyang’s More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

MPC Keeps Rates Unchanged for 2 years

Godwin Emefiele, CBN Governor The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has retained benchmark interest rate at 14 per cent with the asymmetric corridor at +200bps and -500bps around More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Aworis want to produce next Ogun State governor— Oba Obalanlege, Olota of Ota

Oba Adeyemi Obalanlege, the Olota of Ota, Oba Adeyemi Obalanlege is the Olota of Ota, the economic hub of Ogun State. He was a journalist before delving into lecturing at the Crescent University, Abeokuta. This More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

Top banks battle rising NPLs; 2 lose top rating

By FELIX OLOYEDE In the face of daunting economic challenges, commercial lending institutions called Systemically Important Banks  (SIBs) continue to lead the Nigerian financial services sector despite their struggles More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, July 15th, 2018

APC crises deepens: Amaechi battles for relevance, Modu-Sheriff is new strongman

By OBINNA EZUGWU Key actors in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) managed to keep up appearance to allow for a smooth transition at the party’s recently held national convention. Except for the exchange More...