Mass sackings rock Ecobank: Disengaged staff allege victimisation and breach of contract

By JULIUS ALAGBE Pan African bank, Ecobank seems to have been getting more than it bargained for as the downsizing that took place recently is...

PZ Cussons shareholders fate hangs in the balance

… company posts growing losses By OKEY ONYENWEAKU PZ Cussons, one of Nigeria’s most enduring consumer brand names, had a terrible time at the beginning of...

Fresh loan may boost 9mobile’s survival

…as competition and declining profitability pose fresh dangers Rescued from imminent death on account of questionable loans and poor management by government intervention through...

Fidelity Bank aims for the top: bullish on credit, resilient on profits

By JULIUS ALAGBE Fidelity Bank Plc has not hidden its intentions in the industry. With the long term strategic plan it initiated for organiic growth...

Beleaguered Ecobank seeks enhanced market share

By JULIUS ALAGBE The past few years have been rather challenging for Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), the Pan-African bank's Holding company with presence in about...

Shareholders  divided as Oando’s crisis  escalates

By OKEY ONYENWEAKU Shareholders of local oil marketing consortium, Oando Plc, have been struck by a double dose of trouble. The first signs of a...

Company Analysis: Much Ado about Seplat

  By TESLIM SHITA-BEY The oil and gas sector has had a bumpy since the beginning of 2017 with local oil major, Seplat, seeing its financials...

GT: The Super bank grows stronger

By TESLIM SHITTA-BEY Two gangly friends had an idea that was totally ridiculous. The concept was brash and downright audacious; they wanted to start a...

Earnings: FBNH battles strong headwinds

Company Analysis FBNH fights to a hard come back…half year results show signs of progress TESLIM SHITTA-BEY Half year 2017 results for First Bank of Nigeria Holding...
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US launches $1.9 trillion COVID-19 plan, resumes WHO support

Adebayo Obajemu The United States said on Thursday it would resume its funding for the UN’s health agency as President Joe Biden shifts towards...
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