Nigeria to Reduce $1.2bn Spent on Fish Imports

By Adedapo Adesanya Nigeria is working towards reducing the sum of $1.2 billion spent on the importation of fish into…

Banking

Cashless Policy: No Going Back on Deposits Charges—CBN

By Adedapo Adesanya Despite the recent criticisms that trailed the re-introduction of processing fees on deposits and withdrawals on certain…

Reps Urge CBN to Suspend Charges on Deposits, Withdrawals

By Dipo Olowookere The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been informed to suspend the newly introduced charges on cash…

Awoof Berekete Campaign Powered by Access Bank

Hey Guys, Have you heard of Awoof Berekete campaign powered by Access bank? The Awoof Berekete campaign is for all…

Stanbic IBTC Assures Stakeholders Long Term Value

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC has assured Nigerians that it remains strong, stable and sustainable in its operations.…

Technology

EcoCash Fetches Cassava Smartech, Comviva Another Global Recognition

The 2019 Digital Wallet Innovation Award in the ‘Market Adoption’ category has been won by EcoCash, a product from the…

NCC Threatens 63 Firms, Agencies Over Use of 5.4GHz Frequency

By Adedapo Adesanya The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has accused 63 companies and agencies of government in 11 states of…

9mobile Assures Entrepreneurs, Tech Start-ups of Support

By Dipo Olowookere Acting Managing Director of 9mobile, Mr Stephane Beuvelet, has reaffirmed the company’s support for young entrepreneurs and…

Auto

Exchange of RT Briscoe Nigeria Shares Resumes on NSE

By Dipo Olowookere The embargo earlier placed on shares of R.T. Briscoe (Nigeria) Plc by the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)…

Crash Reduction: FRSC Bars Dangote Trucks on Roads from 7pm to 7am

By Dipo Olowookere Worried by the incessant road crashes involving trucks from Dangote Group, which have led to deaths of…

Showbiz

All Set For 24th Busan International Film Festival

Filmmakers from across the world will gather…

Spotify Acquires SoundBetter to Expand Footprint

World’s most popular audio streaming subscription service,…

Pulse Invasion: Nigeria’s Biggest Campus Experience Returns

Nothing describes youthfulness like music, dance and…

Health

Kenya Rolls Out World’s First Malaria Vaccine

The government of Kenya has launched the world’s first malaria vaccine today in Homa Bay County, western Kenya. The vaccine,…

Ogunsola Foundation Donates to LASUTH

No fewer than 40 automatic hospital beds and 100 bedsheets were recently donated to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital…

Memfys Hospital, GE Healthcare Partner on Disease Diagnosis

In order to improve early diagnosis of disease in south east Nigeria, GE Healthcare has partnered with Memfys Hospital. The…

Travel/Tourism

Jumia Holds World Tourism Day Event September 27

By Modupe Gbadeyanka On Frida, September 27, 2019, stakeholders in the tourism industry in Nigeria will gather at Ereko Hall,…

NEPAL Oil Delves into Aviation Business

By Dipo Olowookere One of the leading indigenous companies operating in Nigeria’s downstream oil & gas sector, NEPAL Oil and…

Again, South Africa Snubs Nigeria in New Visa Waiver for 4 Countries

By Adedapo Adesanya South Africa on Thursday, August 15, 2019, announced visa waivers for four countries in a bid to…

Feature

Negativity, Prejudice: Maybe Xenophobia is Exciting for Some Africans

By Nneka Okumazie A measure of a country, or say people, can also be how desirable they are, in another…

Sports

Arsenal, WorldRemit Select 5 Nigerian Coaches, 11 Others

By Dipo Olowookere A total of 16 applicants from Africa, including five coaches, have been shortlisted by WorldRemit for the…

World

Nielsen Reveals Stabilising Prospects in Africa

Africa’s markets are never quite what they seem as revealed by the latest Nielsen Africa Prospect Indicator (APi) which shows…