NSE Organises its 2nd Market Data Workshop

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in partnership with Thomson Reuters and other capital market participants, is set to host the second edition of the NSE Market Data Workshop. The event is scheduled to hold on Wednesday, 4th October, 2017 at The Civic Center, Victoria Island, Lagos. The workshop themed “Market Data: The bedrock of wealth […]

Senate, World Bank seek end to states’ mismanagement of loans

Leadership of the Senate on Thursday met with officials of the World Bank on how to ensure proper utilisation of loans obtained by state government from the global lender. The Majority Leader of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, after emerging from the closed-door meeting, told journalists that the World Bank was interested in the judicious […]

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NAICOM suspends licence issuance, preaches consolidation

The Commissioner for Insurance, Alhaji Mohammed Kari, has said that the National Insurance Commission has refused to issue new operational licences to insurance firms because it is better for the industry to embrace consolidation than to start new companies. Kari spoke during the Annual Insurance Professional Forum of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria with […]

30 Winners Net 15% Rewards On Their Target Savings With Ecobank

30 Ecobank Nigeria customers have been rewarded with 15% of their monthly contribution in their Target Savings Account with the Bank. The lucky winners emerged from the first draw of the Ecobank Target Savings promo which started in August. The winners include Garba Suleiman Dalha of Kano – Bello Road branch; Nduonyi Sunday Matthew of […]

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Buhari will spend four days in London, says Femi Adesina

President Muhammadu Buhari will spend four days in London, Femi Adesina, his spokesman, has told BBC. Buhari returned to London on Thursday after attending the United Nations general assembly (UNGA) in New York. “He will be in the UK until Monday next week,” Adesina told BBC Hausa. “He will be in the UK until Monday […]

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Mourinho showers praise on Anthony Martial

Jose Mourinho praised French winger Anthony Martial on Friday for his improved attitude and on-field performances in Manchester United’s strong start to the season. The 21-year-old struggled to convince Mourinho during his first season in charge at Old Trafford but he has convincingly played his way back into the manager’s plans this term. The Frenchman […]

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Neymar, Ronaldo, Messi on FIFA best player shortlist

Neymar was named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the three-man shortlist for the Best FIFA Men’s Player Award, which was announced in London on Friday. Brazil superstar Neymar, 25, won the Copa del Rey with Barcelona last season before joining Paris Saint-Germain in a blockbuster 222 million euros ($266 million) move that smashed […]

Security: IGP request yearly recruitment of 31,000 policemen

Folake Sokoya The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to approve a yearly recruitment of 31,000 policemen for the next five years. This he said would enable Nigeria meet the United Nation’s (UN) requirement numbers on policing in every nation. The IGP, represented by Deputy-Inspector General of Police (DIG) Foluso […]