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Nigeria Floats US$3bn Dual-tranche Eurobond

Nigeria has announced the floating of a $3 billion Eurobond, offering an aggregate principal amount of dual series notes under its US$4.5 billion...

Diamond bank customer wins brand new car in western union promo

Diamond Bank has announced Wednesday  that its customer has won the star prize of the just concluded Western Union Back to School Promo...

Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Ltd pays over N279 billion to retirees

Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited has paid over N279 billion to retirees since its inception in 2006, according to Mr. Eric Fajemisin, Chief Executive...

Diamond Bank to Sell its West African Banking Operations to Focus on Nigeria

Diamond Bank Plc announced Thursday the sale of its West African Banking Operations to Focus on Nigeria’s significant retail banking opportunity. “After 18 years...

Emirates airline denies merger talks with Etihad

Shaikh Ahmad bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group on Friday in Hamburg, Germany denied talks of...

Keystone Bank renovates sick bay in Lagos school

[dropcap]K[/dropcap]eystone Bank has handed over a renovated and fully equipped Sick Bay to Dodan Barracks Primary School, Obalende, Lagos to manage remote health challenges...

Osinbajo at the private sector trade and investment facilitation partnership forum

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo SAN declares open a High-Level Policy and Private Sector Trade and Investment Facilitation Partnership Forum. Abuja. 2nd November, 2017....

Socio-Economic Development: Heritage Bank partners IFCOD on use of art performance

As part of its commitment to the growth and socio-economic development of Nigeria’s creative industry, Heritage Bank Plc has partnered with the organizers...

DMO Clarifies Position on USD5.5 Billion External Capital Raising

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he DMO in a recent Press Release has clarified the plans of the Federal Government to source for capital from the International Financial...

Female participation has grown 36% from 24% in 2015 – Vir, TEF boss

.As foundation invests $10m in funding in 2 years By Enianke Adebayo Female participation at the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Programme has...

Guinness announces exciting partnership with football legend Thierry Henry

In a thrilling first for football fans across Africa, Guinness is announcing a major new partnership with legendary footballer, Thierry Henry; an international...

Heritage Bank, US, NCMM support in positioning creative industry as alternative to crude oil

[dropcap]H[/dropcap]eritage Bank Plc is fast stimulating economic diversification through support for the Nigerian creative industry towards sustainable, persistent growth as alternative to crude...

FirstBank Celebrates Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Week: Promoting Random Acts of Kindness

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

CBN considers tougher sanctions against banks hoarding forex

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Friday said it is reviewing ways to toughen sanctions against financial institutions in the country that hoards foreign exchange...

First Bank on track to achieve customer growth target

First Bank Nigeria Limited is on track to achieve its growth target of 30million customers over the next three years, the lender has said. “The...

Africa will become the food basket of the world, says Dangote

[dropcap]B[/dropcap]illionaire Aliko Dangote told investors “Agriculture, agriculture, agriculture. Africa will become the food basket of the world.” In a packed room at the...