Transcorp bounce back to profit, post N4.2 billion profit after tax

Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp), is back to profitability, after it declared a profit after tax (PAT) of N4.2 billion for the half-year...

FCMB Promotes Export Trade, Commended by Stakeholders

Kano: January 26, 2017. The series of customer fora organised by First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Limited on export trade has been described as laudable...

5 Reasons you should start an eCommerce business

It’s been said that eCommerce is the future. If you’re thinking about venturing into this virtual retail world, here are five reasons why now...

This free ‘legal clinic’ for Startups and SMEs is holding in Lagos Soon

On Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Villa Toscana, Oniru, Lekki, Okhai Akhigbe & Co. (OAC)—a Lagos-based legal services firm—will be hosting small- and medium-size...

Review: First Bank’s USSD Banking and the quest to reach the bottom million

In mid 2016, First Bank revamped her USSD banking service in a bid to further drive financial services to the financially excluded and underbanked. USSD...

Top Services Limited Floats N20bn REIT, Names First Ally as Fund manager

Top Services Limited (TSL), one of Nigeria’s leading property development company with specialty in providing “neighbourhood” Malls has announced it will float a N20...

Enjoy your summer with First Bank dollar denominated cards

This summer promises to be an exciting one for holiday makers with First Bank’s bouquet of Dollar denominated cards.  Convenience, security, flexibility and improved...

Sahara Group Unveils #NigeriaStartsWithMe Campaign To Boost SDGs

The creativity, capacity, tenacity and resilience of Nigerian youths can make a difference in enhancing development across the nation if adequately harnessed, Tonye Cole,...

Alert: Andersen Tax Debuts in Africa

Andersen Tax makes its debut in Africa as the former Partners of WTS ADEBIYI & Associates, a tax firm based in Nigeria, adopt the...

Hilton Launches Africa Growth Initiative

Hilton (http://Newsroom.Hilton.com) (NYSE: HLT) has committed a total of $50 million over the next five years towards the Hilton Africa Growth Initiative to support...

Guinness Nigeria scores 30% increase in sales

Guinness Nigeria Plc has released its 2018 first quarter results for the period ended September 2017. Here are highlights of the results; ...

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...

Opinion: Ondo State, The Hidden Wealth of a Nation

The sun rises in the east and sets in the west, its sprawling horizon is dotted with hills that sit magnificently accentuated by lush...

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...

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,...

My Major Priority is to make Ondo the Number One destination of Investors in...

The Ondo State Governor, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has said that his major priority in office is to make the state the number one...

Tony Elumelu Mourns with Sierra Leone, Donates $500,000

Following the August 14 unprecedented disaster, Tony Elumelu, Founder of Tony Elumelu Foundation and Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), yesterday, Wednesday 23...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Axxela (Oando) is building a 510km gas pipeline across central & western Nigeria

Axxela is set to build a 510km pipeline across Central and Western Nigeria. This pipeline is expected to run through Ibadan-Illorin-Jebba. This was stated at...

Here is how to secure a mentoring session with Ibukun Awosika

The Entrepreneur Mind-set - A mentoring session with Ibukun Awosika For the average undergraduate, getting a well-paying 9 to 5 job after graduation is the dream....

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...

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...

First Bank partners with NESG on economic recovery growth plan

As part of its commitment to being the leading bank in Nigeria, First bank has partnered with the Nigerian Economic Summit Group to host...

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...

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...

Heads up: Meristem Securities will be launching a game based on the stock...

Meristem Securities will be launching Merigame, an interactive game based on the Nigerian Stock market on the 17th of October 2017. The game is based...