First Bank of Nigeria Limited

Former Zenith Bank Investment Guru, Michael Anyimah, moves to rival First Bank

Michael Anyimah's departure to First Bank of Nigeria Limited could lead to an uptick in trading income for the tier-1 bank.

Why Our Result Was Disappointing – Dangote Flour Mills

  Dangote Flour Mills released its 2013 9 months results with the company posting a pre-tax loss of N8.4billion. The results was as disastrous as...
Cadbury Nigeria Plc appoints new managing director

Cadbury Nigeria Plc appoints new managing director

Cadbury Nigeria Plc today announced the appointment of Mrs. Oyeyimika Adeboye as Managing Director, effective 1st April 2019. Mrs. Adeboye takes over from Mr. Amir...
Diamond Bank's merger with Acess Bank

Access Bank merger: This is what will happen to your Diamond Bank Deposit

Echoes of banking failures in the past have left many Nigerians wary of news concerning a merger.
First Bank of Nigeria Limited

FBN Holdings profit after tax jumps by 34% in FY 2018

@firstbankngr full-year profit rose from N37.7 billion in 2017 to N59.6 billion in 2018.

MTN launches the first ever Whatsapp airtime top-up option

MTN hopes to incorporate other instant messaging platforms such as Facebook Messenger down the line.
Nigerian business websites

Websites of biggest Nigerian companies ranked worst to best 

In Nigeria, business owners who understand the importance of good websites are willing to spend millions of naira to get one.
Access Bank Plc

Access Bank again wins court case to take over former minister’s property

For the second time in less than four months, Access Bank Plc has gotten the nod to take over Etiebet’s Place in Ikeja, Lagos.
Skye Bank

Those responsible for Skye Bank’s failure will face the law soon

FG has made known its intent to prosecute all those who are responsible for the collapse of the now-defunct Skye Bank Plc.
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What might be your fate as a Diamond Bank Staff

As the news of Access Bank’s likely merger with tier two lender, Diamond Bank continues to filter into the financial system, one thing that...
Dangote had to withdraw $10m to confirm he was wealthy

Dangote had to withdraw $10m to confirm he was wealthy

Africa's richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, said he didn't believe how wealthy he was until he withdrew $10 million from his bank account all at once. 
Kupanda Holdings, Mavin Records, Don Jazzy, Music Label, Equity

Mavin Records secures multimillion-dollar equity investment

Mavin Records, Africa’s industry-leading music label, announces its multimillion-dollar equity investment partnership with Kupanda Holdings.

Deal: Access Bank to merge with Diamond Bank to form Nigeria’s largest bank

It was celebrations galore at Access Bank over the weekend as the Nigerian Tier 1 bank hosted its annual Xmas party for staff, business...
Problems with Nigeria's banking sector

If your bank is on this CBN list, your money is safe

CBN has released the list of banks operating in Nigeria, as at the 30th of September, 2018.
Skye Bank

CBN takes over Skye Bank, announces a new name

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revoked the operating license of Skye Bank Plc with immediate effect.

The 10 major stories trending in Nigeria right now

Nigeria, our beloved country is never short of stories to ponder on and argue about. When we think we have heard enough of one political, business,...
Pictures from the launch ceremony of the new Access Bank Plc

Pictures from the launch ceremony of the new Access Bank Plc

The unveiling ceremony followed the completion of the merger process between the tier-1 bank and Diamond Bank Plc.
i-invest nairametrics

What You Should Know About i-invest, the First Treasury Bills App In West Africa

Nairametrics has received a whole lot of mails pertaining to Sterling Bank's I-invest app.
Access Bank USSD code, Access Bank expansion

Access Bank denies plans to acquire Diamond Bank

Access Bank have denied plans to acquire Diamond Bank's assets to its list of portfolio.
Visionscape Sanitation Solution

Visionscape explains why it shut down operations in Lagos

Visionscape Sanitation Solution has given reasons for shutting down its operations in Lagos.

Caverton releases statement following VP’s crash landing

Following this afternoon's crashlanding of a helicopter with the Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo on board,  Caverton Offshore Support Group (parent company of Caverton...
Sterling Bank Tweet

Tweet Banter: Sterling Bank ignites “tweet war” with rival Nigerian banks

Sterling Bank late Friday posted a tweet that apparently took a stab at some rival Nigerian banks. The tweet has ignited tweet responses from...
Ebenezer Onyeagwu succeeds Peter Amangbo as Zenith Bank's new MD/CEO

Ebenezer Onyeagwu succeeds Peter Amangbo as Zenith Bank’s new MD/CEO

Zenith Bank Plc has appointed Ebenezer Onyeagwu as its Group Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), with effectect from Saturday, June 1.

How EFCC allegedly froze Nairabet’s Polaris Bank account

Akin Alabi narrated how the EFCC allegedly placed a limit on his company’s accounts.
Uploaded ToGidiTraffic has launched a ride sharing app called "GidiCab"

GidiTraffic has launched a ride sharing app called “GidiCab”

GidiTraffic is expanding its business in Lagos State's economic sector with the launch of GidiCab, a transportation network.
GlaxoSmitheKline Consumer Nigeria Plc

Why GlaxoSmithKline Nigeria plans to close its Agbara plant

The plan is part of the leading pharmaceutical company's restructuring efforts, which would see it focus on building "a more sustainable commercial business".
Access Bank Plc

Access Bank Plc to hold AGM after merger with Diamond Bank

Following Access bank's merger with Diamond bank, the bank has notified the NSE and its shareholders of its AGM scheduled to hold on the 25th of April 2019.

Stiff competition shuts down P&G’s $300m diapers plant

Procter & Gamble (P&G) is in the process of shutting down its multi billion Naira Agbara plant.

REVEALED: Here are the names of AMCON debtors

AMCON has released the names of its top 105 delinquent debtors.
GTBank's FY 2018 financial result

GTBank appoints a new Executive Director

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc's Board of Directors has approved the appointment of Mr Jide Okuntola as an Executive Director in the tier-1 bank.


Application for Canadian Permanent Residency hits 27900

Applications for Canadian Permanent Residency hit 27,900 in 4 months

According to the April edition of the Canadian Immigration Newsletter, Canada has issued a total of 27,900 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) to Express Entry candidates so far in 2019. 
Canadian permanent residency

Canada invited 3,350 Express Entry Candidates to apply for PR in its April draw

Canada invited 3,350 Express Entry candidates to apply for Canadian permanent residency (PR) in a new draw held on April 17. This is contained in the country's recently released monthly newsletter.

GTBank holds 2019 AGM in Lagos to discuss important company matters

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc held its 29th  annual general meeting (AGM)  in Lagos, yesterday, to deliberated on a number of important issues.