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Access Bank rewards winners of Diamond Xtra monthly draw

@myaccessbank has rewarded 10 customers with N1million each in its first post-merger Diamondxra monthly draw. 
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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. 
GTBank's FY 2018 financial result

GTBank releases Q1 2019 unaudited results, reports profit before tax of ₦57.0bn

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its unaudited Financial Results for the quarter ended March 31, 2019 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges.
Prestige Assurance Plc

Prestige Assurance Plc has declared 3 kobo dividend for FY 2018

General insurance firm, Prestige Assurance Plc, has declared a final dividend of 3 kobo per 50 kobo share for its 2018 financial period.
Wema Bank CEO Ademola Adebise, Access Bank and Diamond Bank merger, Wema Bank financial statement

Wema Bank doesn’t need a merger to reach N1trillion capital base – CEO

The Group Managing Director of @wemabank, Ademola Adebise, has disclosed that the lender doesn't need Merger or Acquisition to achieve its long term target of the N1 trillion capital base.
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Stock market lost N94bn in two months and foreign investors caused it

The Nigerian stock market has lost N94.09 billion to withdrawals made by foreign investors in the months of January and February, surpassing the total foreign inflow in the country, as uncertainty continues to influence investors decision.
NAHCO

FY 2018: NAHCO’s shareholders to get N406 million dividend

NAHCO Plc has declared a final dividend of 25 kobo per ordinary share, amounting to N406 million for the financial period ended Monday, December 31, 2018.

Gwarzogate is not over yet

@icpc_pe has indicated its intentions to appeal a judgment exonerating suspended SEC DG Mounir Gwarzo.
Price Watch: Average prices of Kerosene, Diesel and Gas in Nigeria

Price Watch: Prices of Kerosene and Gas drop in March as diesel rise

The average price per litre of Kerosene and Gas decreased in March. However, report shows that prices of diesel increased for the second consecutive time.
8 things you don't know about CBN's Priscilla Ekwere Eleje

8 things you don’t know about CBN’s Priscilla Ekwere Eleje

Nairametrics highlights the 8 things you probably didn't know about Priscilla Ekwere Eleje, who recently made history as first woman to have her signature on naira. Take a look...
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Daily Update: Investors Oversubscribe One Year T-Bill by 7 times Offer

Daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from tradings sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills, bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price.
Real Estate in Lagos

Everything you need to know to become a real estate investor

If you are looking for a way to invest your savings, why not consider real estate? See details how by clicking the link below-
GTBank's FY 2018 financial result

Guaranty Trust Bank Q1 profit rises by 9.5% in 2019

@gtbank had a 9.5% increase in its first-quarter profit after tax from N44.6 billion in 2018 to N49.3 billion in 2019.
NSE All Share Index

Access Bank tops gainers chart in today’s NSE session

The Nigerian Stock Exchange ended Wednesday's trading session, in positive territory up 0.76%
Infrastructure Credit Guarantee Company, InfraCredit, InfraCredit secures $15 million from AfDB, African Development Bank

InfraCredit secures $15m credit facility from AfDB

Infrastructure Credit Guarantee Company (@InfraCredit) has secured a $15 million investment from the African Development Bank (@AfDB_Group). The credit facility comes in two phases.
Ben Murray Bruce

Nigerian Senate rejects Ben Bruce’s Electric Car Bill, says it’s “irrelevant”

The Nigerian Senate has rejected the Electric Car Bill which was proposed by Senator Ben-Murray Bruce. The reason is because it's irrelevant.
FCMB Organises Free Training, Urges SMEs to Drive Economic Growth

FCMB Organises Free Training, Urges SMEs to Drive Economic Growth

@MyFCMB hosted the 5th in its series of free capacity building programmes, tagged "Business Enterprises and Sustainability Training" organised for start-up #SMEs in Lagos.
Lagos to Badagry road, a death trap?

Lagos to Badagry road, a death trap?

A multimedia journalist, Anna Cunningham (@journo_anna), recently shared images of the Lagos to Badagry road which she described as a death trap to many Nigerians.
Sim Shagaya

It often helps to look back at where we’ve come from – Sim Shagaya

Nigerian entrepreneur and business mogul, Sim Shagaya, took to his Twitter page to reflect on how far technology has come.
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SystemSpecs: The Evolution of Africa’s Fintech Giant

Founded in 1992, Nigerian company, SystemSpecs has grown over the years to become an African fintech powerhouse through its innovative and disruptive financial technology...
Zenith Bank Plc, Zenith Asset Management

Zenith Bank profit after tax up by 6.8% in Q1 2019

@zenithbank profit after tax increased by 6.8% to N50.2 billion for the first quarter ended in March 2019.
DMO offer FGN bonds, Debt Management Office, Nigeria's total debt stock rose to N24.3 trillion in 2018

DMO offers N60bn bonds after experiencing over-subscription in previous months

The Federal Government (@AsoRock) bond for the month of April totals N60 billion, the Debt Management Office (@DMONigeria) has disclosed. Get more details via the link below—
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Price Watch: Petrol pump prices remain unchanged in March

The average pump price of premium motor spirit (Petrol) remain unchanged in March 2019. According to the NBS, the average pump price was ₦145.30 in March
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HipTV’s Ayo Animashaun denies company take over

HipTV founder, Ayo Animashaun has debunked the rumour that Heritage Bank has taken over the cable television company as widely circulated.
Jaiz Bank Plc secures N3bn financial facility from BOI

Jaiz Bank Plc secures N3bn financial facility from BOI

The Bank of Industry (BOI), has provided Jaiz Bank Plc with a financial facility of N3 billion to give loans to Nigeria's MSMEs sector.
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Kachikwu advocates refineries repair as petrol landing cost reaches N180 per litre

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, @IbeKachikwu, on Tuesday, said the landing cost of Premium Motor Spirit, also known as petrol, is now higher than the pump price of N145 per litre.
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Winter is here! See the cost of producing Game of Thrones’ finale episodes

Following the return of Game of Thrones (@GameOfThrones) to the small screen, the figures budgeted to shoot each episode have been disclosed.
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Understanding regulatory technology and the role of regulators in Nigeria

Regulatory technology (“RegTech”) is an emerging field within the financial services industry that uses information technology to enhance regulatory processes.
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Union Bank trades large volumes on the NSE today

The Nigerian Stock Exchange recovered from yesterday’s losses during today’s trading session. The All Share Index gained 0.85%.
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Access Bank profit after tax jumps by 86% in Q1 2019

@myaccessbank profit after tax jumped by 86% from N22.1 billion in Q1 2018 to N41.1 billion in Q1 2019

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