African Business Council lauds kick-off of trading based on AfCFTA

The Pan-African Private Sector, under the umbrella body of the African Business Council (AfBC), acknowledged that the start of trading under the AfCFTA on...
NSE

Nigerian equity sheds 0.12%

Sell pressure on Dangote Cement, Mansard and UBA drags the Nigerian equity market down 0.12% on Thursday. The All-Share Index dipped 0.12% to close at...

Book seller jailed for pirating Bible, others

Progress was made in the fight against piracy in the country as Federal High Court, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State has sentenced Mr. Chinonso Ugochukwu,...
Sterling Bank

Sterling Bank partners Mercy Corps on rural farmers capacity development

As part of efforts towards improving agriculture in Nigeria, Sterling Bank Plc has partnered with Mercy Corps to train more than 90, 000 farmers...

Five stocks that outperformed Nigerian equity market in 2020

The Nigerian equity market defied the country’s economic recession to produce a 50.1% return to emerging the world’s best-performed bourse in 2020. The lull...
Godswill Akpabio

Akpabio threatens court action over $5m bribe allegation

Senator Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, has warned he may take court action against those promoting a piece of fake news that...

Naira weakens further at parallel forex market  

By FELIX OLOYEDE The pressure continued to mount of the Naira at the parallel foreign exchange market as depreciated by 0.64% to N475 against the...

Nigerian equity market extends rally

By FELIX OLOYEDE The positive run of the Nigerian equity market continued for the second consecutive day on Tuesday, driven by investors’ buying interest in...

Giving.ng to build borehole in Kogi community 

As part of its annual giveback campaign corporate social responsibility (CSR), Giving.ng, a reputable crowdfunding platform, will soon begin the construction of a world-class...
Derek Chauvin

BREAKING: Derek Chauvin found guilty in death of George Floyd

OBINNA EZUGWU Former American police officer, Derek Chauvin was on Tuesday, convicted of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and manslaughter in the deadly arrest of...