Afrinvest set to release 2018 Banking Sector Report on Oct. 22

Ike Chioke, Group Managing Director of Afrinvest Afrinvest (West Africa) Ltd will on October 22, 2018, in Abuja present the 2018 edition of its Annual Nigeria Banking Sector Report to the public. The report titled “An Economic Agenda for a New Government” presents a viable economic roadmap for Nigeria in 2019 and will be launched at the Shehu Musa More...

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By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
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UBA posts N79bn pre-tax profit for Q3 2018

Kennedy Uzoka, GMD, UBA United Bank of Africa Plc retained a remarkable growth in profitability for the unaudited nine months financial result and accounts September 30, 2018, with profit before tax closing at More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
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Inflation rate accelerates to 11.28% in Sept

Prof. Yemi Kale, DG, National Bureau of Statistics The Consumer Price Index, (CPI) which measured inflation for September increased to 11.28 per cent (year-on-year) from 11.23 per cent recorded in August, the National More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Medium, large capitalized stocks return bulls to equity market

Stockbrokers during a trading session at the NSE Gains recorded by medium and large capitalized stocks helped the Nigerian Stock market to reverse Monday’s negative sentiment, appreciating 0.95 per cent on Tuesday. The More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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NSE Wins Best Use of Technology for Efficiency Award

L – R shows Mr. Olumide Orojimi, Head, Corporate Communications, The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) receiving “Best Use of Technology for Efficiency Award” from Mr. Olusola Teniola, President, Association of More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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Super Eagles beat Libya, top Group E

Super Eagles squad The Super Eagles now stay at the top of their group standings as they endured a scare in Tunisia to claim a third consecutive victory An Odion Ighalo-inspired Nigeria secured a 3-2 victory over More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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NDLEA FCT nabs 147 drug dealers, seizes $1.9m in one month

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), FCT Command, said on Tuesday that it arrested 147 suspected drug dealers and seized various consignment of drugs. Mrs Chinyere Obijuru, Commander, NDLEA FCT Command, More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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PENGASSN tasks govt on quick minimum wage resolution

Mr Olabode Johnson, National President, PENGASSN The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has urged the Federal, state governments and organised private sector to resolve the More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Kayode Fayemi and the Ekiti conundrum

By TESLIM SHITTA-BEY Ekiti state’s newly elected governor Kayode Fayemi is a brilliant conversationalist and an engaging debater. Nevertheless, with the state he is about to take over as governor locked within More...