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CBN to use BVN to prevent debtors from accessing new loans

Debtors in the Nigerian financial space may have to tighten their belts soon, as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has concluded plans to...

Aliko Dangote on the Nasdaq Tower in Times Square, New York

Aliko Dangote is the only African on the Bloomberg 50 list of this year's most influential people. A photo of Aliko Dangote was displayed on...

Nigeria signs air travel agreement with UAE

Nigeria has signed a Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA) with the United Arab Emirate (UAE). Minister of State for Aviation Hadi Sirika made this...

Airtel will launch 4G LTE broadband services in this 3 states this December

Network service provider Airtel, will be rolling out their 4G LTE network this December to 3 states which includes Lagos, Abuja and Rivers States...

TSTv is bringing a “surprise package” to Nigerians

TSTv has announced that decoders will be made available in the market within the next one week for all intending customers to buy. This disclosure...

Reasons Fitch has lowered its 2017 growth Forecast for Nigeria

Ratings agency Fitch has lowered its growth forecast for 2017 from 1.5% to 1%, despite positive Q3 GDP numbers. The news comes on the...

Lagos projects increase in IGR despite impressive performance

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode has expressed the readiness of his administration to increase the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of the state...

CBN could commence arrest of Naira note abusers

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has warned Nigerians against abusing the Naira notes. Mr. Samuel Shuaibu, an official in the Currency Operation Department...

Kemi Adeosun adds a twist to the Oando saga

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has added a twist to the Oando saga. In a series of tweets from the Ministry of Finance's twitter...

Is the Federal Government now taking money laundering more seriously ?

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured the conviction of a Congo-based Nigerian businessman Ani Onyeka who was arrested at the Muritala Mohammed...

Atiku: Here is my Intels Story.

Former Vice-President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has explained his role in one of his companies Integrated Logistics Services (Intels) while responding to an online letter...

Why the Federal Government wants to ‘sell’ NIPOST

The Federal Government through the National Council on Privatization (NCP) has set up a committee to implement the partial commercialization and sale of the...

Why revenue allocation to states dropped.

The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance,Mr. Mahmoud Isa-Dutse has clarified why the revenue allocation to the 3 tiers of government experienced a...

A major fund manager has turned his sight on Nigeria

Robert Marshall Lee , the fund manager for Dreyfus Emerging markets Fund in a Bloomberg interview stated why Nigeria is in his sights. "We’ve been...

Here are the Federal Civil Service vacant positions

The Federal Civil Service Commission of Nigeria (FCSC) is an executive body in Nigeria that has the authority to make appointments and transfers and...

Profile: Funke Abimbola-Akindolie MBE, a multi-award winning solicitor

British lawyer, Funke Abimbola-Akindolie was today awarded the M.B.E. (Member of the Order of the British Empire) by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II in...

Read why FIRS sealed over 3,000 properties in Abuja

This was made known by the  FIRS Chairman, Mr. Babatunde Fowler, at a one-day media sensitization workshop on Voluntary Assets & Income Declaration Scheme,...

This is Jega’s advice to Buhari on restructuring

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and Professor of Political Science Attahiru Jega  has made known his thoughts on the current...

Why General Electric is cutting 12,000 jobs.

Industrial giant, General Electric (GE) have announced that it would cut approximately 12,000 blue collar and white collar jobs in its GE Power unit,...

Here’s an update on Ladoja’s move to recover his property from GT Bank

GT Bank has filed a motion in response to that filed by former Oyo State governor Rashidi Ladoja to pay a security bond of...

FIRS opposes tax relief for companies developing Umusadege oil field

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has opposed the request by two oil companies Suntrust Oil and Midwestern Oil and Gas to be granted...

Waiver Abuse: House of Representatives summon Import stakeholders

In a bid to stop the abuse of waivers and bond on import duties, the House of Representatives Committee on Customs has invited the...

CBN begins operation of Bankers Committee Agrilending Scheme

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has commenced operations of the Agriculture and Small and Medium Enterprises Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS). The bankers committee at...

Deloitte is offering career opportunities in consulting services.

Role: Associate to Mid level Consultants Business Unit/Service lines: Strategy and Operations; Human Capital; Technology and Digital Industries: All industries About Consulting As the world’s largest management consulting business,...

CBN faults banks lending culture to SMEs

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has commenced the process of drafting a framework for lending to SMEs in the country with the aim...

3 reasons SMEs fail according to Fidelity Bank MD

Fidelity Bank Managing Director, Nnamdi Okonkwo at a training workshop for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) highlighted three reasons why they fail namely...

DANGOTE: The only African named among Top 50 global influential people.

The Bloomberg 50 has selected President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote among the top 50 that defined global business in 2017.The Bloomberg 50...

BUA cement in face off with Ministry of Mines and Steel

The season of government agencies clasghing with companies appears not to be over as the BUA Cement company is currently engaged in a war...

Standard Bank and Stanbic IBTC maintain AAA  rating by Fitch

Standard Bank and its Nigerian subsidiary Stanbic Ibtc Holdings have been ceritified AAA  byratings agency Fitch, The two institutions were given the same rating...

Reforms : We can now repatriate our funds from Nigeria – Delta Airlines.

The Staff Vice President, Sales, Europe, Middle East, Africa and India, Delta Airlines, Shane Spyak has revealed that  Delta Airlines no longer has challenges...