Fidelity Bank aims for the top

.           Okonkwo’s relentless drive yields dividends Barely 30 years after it was licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to operate as a commercial bank, Fidelity Bank has successfully risen to the leadership position amongst tier-2 banks in Nigeria. The bank’s 2017 financial year performance is a testament to the significantly More...

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By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
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We must decentralise power to make progress – Buhari

Presidential aspirant, Mr. Ahmed Buhari has noted that Nigeria’s democracy is too top heavy and decentralisation has become necessary for progress. The 40-year old IT entrepreneur turned politician who stated More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, May 21st, 2018

Nigeria cannot grow with the current small size of debt—Jimoh Ibrahim

Jimoh Ibrahim is different things to different people. Some are more interested in him as a lawyer. Others want to associate with him as a politician. Yet there are also many who believe he should concentrate as More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, May 13th, 2018

Nigeria must not borrow for consumption-Tony Elumelu

Tony Tony Elumelu , Chairman UBA, one of Nigeria’s strategically important banks (SIB’s) and founder HEIRS foundation has insisted that Nigeria should not borrow to meet its local consumption needs. In a detailed More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Revenue in Nigeria is high enough the problem is how you use it- Professor Ekpo

The Director General of West African Institute for Financial and Economic Management (WAIFEM), Professor Akpan Ekpo in this interview at the just concluded World Bank/International Monetary Fund (IMF) Spring meetings More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Friday, April 27th, 2018

Nigeria’s focus is to generate more revenue—-Udoma

Udoma Udo Udoma is Nigeria’s Minister of Budget and National Planning. He was a Senator for the Akwa-Ibom States Southern constituency at the start of the Nigerian Fourth Republic running on the platform More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, April 23rd, 2018

CBN ruins Black Market business, says Gwadabe

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN’s) foreign exchange management policies have begun to put severe pressure on Nigeria’s parallel foreign currency market as ‘Black marketers’ begin to see their trading margins More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, March 26th, 2018

Stock market won’t repeat 2017 performance this year- Johnson Chukwu

Johnson Chukwu, CEO, Cowry Assets Management The management of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recently carried out reforms of the system to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the stock trading platform More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, March 4th, 2018

CBN’s magic wand has proved effective – Chizea

Dr. Boniface Chizea is the MD/CEO of BIC Consultancy Services. He is a renowned economist and former banker who has deep knowledge of the political and economic dynamics of the country. In this interview with Felix More...