InsideMainland partners social media week Lagos to host session on citizen journalism

Lagos Mainland’s most authoritative community news portal, InsideMainland.com, is partnering the organizers of Social Media Week (SMW) Lagos, to host a session on citizen and...

The new import and export guidelines: Any respite for the trader?

Monday, 1 January 2018, did not only mark the celebration of New Year in Nigeria, it also heralded the effectiveness of the revised import...

Why an aggressive Transfer Pricing Audit Regime requires taxpayers to adopt proactive strategies

With the Federal Government in dire need of increased tax revenue to fund its expansionary fiscal policy, it is no surprise that the Federal...

UBA Plc introduces Leo, Chat Banking Personality on  Social Media Platforms  

Pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA), has today, changed the face of e-banking with the introduction of Leo, the UBA Chat Banker who...

SureRemit: A token for zero-cost non-cash remittances

Through traditional Money Transfer Operators such as MoneyGram and Western Union, friends and relatives in the diaspora sent home $429 billion as remittance in...

Union Bank boasts its rights issue recorded over 120% subscription

Lagos, Nigeria– Union Bank of Nigeria Plc. (Union Bank), one of Nigeria’s long-standing and most respected financial institutions announced that the Bank successfully raised...

Legacy Pension Managers reorganises Board: Appoints Ladi Balogun as Chairman

The appointments of Mr. Balogun and James Ilori to the Board of Legacy Pension Managers (“Legacy Pensions”) come in the wake of the acquisition...

The auditor of the future isn’t who you think

Picture an image of an auditor and likely you will envision a person hunched over a clipboard, scanning endless columns of numbers. But, that...

Ladi Balogun: A quintessential visionary banker with hands on the plough

When history takes a census of men and women who have made impact and affected the society, what should indeed count, apart from social,...

Multichoice Nigeria launches new app for DStv installers.

MultiChoice Nigeria has made the DStv installation process seamless for customers with the launch of an app for DStv installers. The DStv Installer App is...

First Bank launches Firstmonie

Imagine a walking, talking ATM. No it is not a machine, Firstmonie agents are humans like you, except you can now perform a majority...

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...

Read Tony Elumelu’s letter to the next generation

Young African, You are brave, you are resilient. You are savvy, you are entrepreneurial, and unlike the generations that have come before you, you are...

FirstGem is One! Positioning for Business and Financial Success

Something is brewing ladies! As we move into the new year, it is time to challenge you into taking long elegant strides toward persona...

Transcorp Hilton Abuja wins double 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards

Nigeria’s Landmark hotel, Transcorp Hilton Abuja, has emerged the winner of two 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards in the Best Luxury Contemporary Hotel (Nigeria) and Best...

NEPC calls for submission of baseline data for 2017 export ratings

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has requested qualifying exporters to submit baseline data for the determination of export ratings for the 2017 fiscal...

UBA Wins Big at The Bankers Award, the Oscars of the Financial Industry

Pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has once again proven its leadership on the continent, as the Banker Magazine crowned UBA...

Quantitative Financial Analytics rolls out market volatility measure for Nigeria stock market

Stock market volatility is one of those words that are being thrown around every now and then when describing stock market behaviours. For example,...

Federal Government issues revised guidelines for export expansion grant scheme

The Federal Government of Nigeria, through the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), recently issued the revised guidelines for operation of the Export Expansion Grant...

FCMB Group completes acqusition of Legacy Pension Managers

FCMB Group Plc has successfully completed the acquisition of an additional 60 percent equity stake in Legacy Pension Managers Limited (Legacy). The acquisition, which increases the holding company’s interest in the company...

Farmcrowdy launches mobile app for farmers

Press Release: Farmcrowdy, Nigeria’s first and leading digital agriculture platform has introduced a new category of funding small scale farming in Africa by...

Swift Networks launches customized ICT solutions for SMEs

SWIFT Network Limited, Nigeria’s leading broadband services provider has launched a suite of Information and Communications Technology products customized to support Nigerian SMEs. These...

NSE announces changes in its Executive Management

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (“NSE” or “The Exchange”) confirmed today that Mr. Ade Bajomo, Executive Director, Market Operations and Technology has resigned his appointment...

Why FCMB acquired Legacy Pensions

If a pension is deemed to be an invaluable source of income for the retired, and the Federal Government of Nigeria so motivated, introduced...

Oando Plc launches Lagos Midstream Jetty

Lagos, Nigeria November 7 – ASPM Limited, a subsidiary of OVH Energy Limited, achieved a ground-breaking milestone as it launched its Lagos Midstream Jetty...

The latest business ranking: How close is Nigeria to the promised land?

It is heartwarming to read the latest doing business report of the World Bank and Nigeria’s giant leap to 145th among 190 economies on...

Deloitte is hiring, see if these roles fit you

Role: Tax Associate Business Unit: Tax and Regulatory Services Location: Abuja, Lagos and Port-Harcourt Main Purpose of the Job Tax Associate role provides opportunity for young and vibrant...

Nigeria gains momentum on ease of doing business

The World Bank Group (World Bank) on Tuesday, 31 October 2017, published its 2018 Doing Business Report (the Report) in which Nigeria is now...

FG introduces infrastructure tax credit scheme through road trust fund

The Federal Executive Council at its meeting on Thursday, 26 October 2017, approved the establishment of Road Trust Fund (RTF or the Scheme). RTF...

Nigeria unveils its MTEF & fiscal strategy paper 2018 – 2020

The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has released the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) for 2018 to 2020 fiscal...