FBN Merchant Bank signs MOU with Oxford business group to publish 2017 report on...

FBN Merchant Bank will team up with the global research and consultancy firm, Oxford Business Group (OBG) to produce the financial chapter of The...

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...

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...

Dangote begs public to help monitor truck drivers…sets up hotline for reports

The Management of Dangote Industries Limited (Dangote Group) has issued a passionate appeal to members of the public to assist in monitoring and reporting...

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...
Bitcoin exchange for Nigeria is up and running

Boost Your Investment Performance through Smart Trading in Bitcoin

Crypto currencies are the biggest craze in financial markets right now, for good reason. It’s almost impossible to be in finance in 2017 and...

Why First Bank reduced MoneyGram fees

FirstBank has announced a reduction in charges for sending money abroad through MoneyGram service. According to Mr. Abiodun Famuyiwa, Group Head, Products & Marketing Support,...

LSETF partners with Federal lawmaker, Hon. Wale Raji on women empowerment scheme

… signs MoU with beneficiaries to get interest free loans

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...

First Bank Celebrates Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Week

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has initiated a whole week of celebrating its Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (CR&S) initiatives from September 25 – 29,...

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...

How to make a million by opening a Fidelity Bank Account

The ‘ember period is in full swing and with it are the several promos that companies place at Nigerians’ feet. One that is very...

Elumelu seeks more international multilateral organisations’ support to boost entrepreneurship in Africa.

The Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Mr. Tony Elumelu, has stressed the need for global organisations...

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...

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...

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,...

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; ...

With 1 million downloads in a month, Opera News is the top news app...

Opera News, the standalone news app developed by Opera, has broken the 1 million download milestone in less than four weeks since its release....

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...

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...

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...

Cleaner Lagos Initiative: Opportunities in commercial waste collection

His Excellency, the executive governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, signed the Environmental Management and Protection Bill into law on the 1st of March 2017,...

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,...