FG Implements Plans to Recover N614bn Loan from 35 States

By Adedapo Adesanya The Federal Government of Nigeria disclosed that it has implemented plans to recover the N614 billion budget…

Banking

UBA Board Proposes Interim Dividend, Okays H1 2019 Results

By Dipo Olowookere The board of directors of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc on Thursday, August 22, 2019, approved…

NSE Delists Skye Bank, Fortis Microfinance Bank

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Two companies formerly trading their shares on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) have finally…

Wema Bank, Dana Air Risk Prosecution

There are indications that Dana Air, owner of Sri Sai Vandana Foundation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) and Wema Bank Plc…

Zenith Bank Grows H1 2019 Earnings by 2.92% to N331.6bn

By Dipo Olowookere The board of Zenith Bank Plc on Monday released the financial statements of the company for the…

Technology

The Dark Side of Mobile Apps

By Kaspersky Mobile device security threats are on the rise and it’s not hard to see why. In 2019, the…

3Line Creates Visum to Support SMEs Business Operations

An innovative fintech company, 3Line Card Management, is set to launch an integrated retail management payment solution known as Visum…

Verve Global Card Makes First International Transaction

Leading payments technology and card business in Africa, Verve, and Discover Global Network, the payments brand of Discover, held an…

Auto

Tax Default: God is Good Motors Knocks FIRS, Demands Retraction

By Adedapo Adesanya Nigeria's leading transport franchise, God Is Good Motors (GIGM), has demanded the removal of its name from…

OPay Launches OBus Service in Lagos

By Adedapo Adesanya Opera-backed company, OPay, has formally launched OBus, a bus hailing service in Lagos known as OBus. The…

Showbiz

CNN Features Nigerian Choreographer Seyi Oluyole

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Founder of Dream Catchers,…

Jide Taiwo Dumps TheNETng for Boomplay’s Buzz

By Adedapo Adesanya Ace journalist and media…

Toyin Abraham Marries Actor Hubby, Welcomes Baby Boy

By Dipo Olowookere Female Nigerian movie star,…

Health

FG to Tackle Drug Related Communicable Diseases

By Adedapo Adesanya The Nigerian government, recognising the plight of many Nigerians, has initiated plans to eradicate communicable diseases among…

Nigeria Celebrates Women Aid Workers on World Humanitarian Day

Marking the 10th anniversary of World Humanitarian Day, aid workers in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states, as well as in…

Stanbic IBTC Boss Tasks Employees Inculcate Healthy Habits

By Dipo Olowookere Chief Executive Officer of Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc, Mr Yinka Sanni, has encouraged the company’s employees to…

Travel/Tourism

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…

Addis Ababa, Accra, Lagos Lead Africa in Hotel Room Rates

By Modupe Gbadeyanka A report released by a firm reputed for providing analytics and marketplace insights for global hospitality sectors,…

Feature

Role of Real Estate Valuation in the Economic Development of Nigeria

By Lansar Aghaji & Co Today, real estate is a cliché in every country. Real estate property is attributed as…

Sports

Nigeria’s D’Tigress Retains AfroBasket Title in Senegal

By Adedapo Adesanya Nigeria’s female basketball team known as D’Tigress on Sunday defeated Senegal 60-55 to win the 2019 women’s…

World

Africa Netpreneur Prize Gets Judges for Semis

By Adedapo Adesanya The Jack Ma Foundation has announced the semi-finalist judging panel for this year’s Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative…