Friesland Lifts NASD OTC Market as Share Price Hits N122

By Adedapo Adesanya FrieslandCampina Wamco Nigeria Plc recorded gains on the floor of the NASD Over-the-Counter (OTC) Securities Exchange on…

Banking

Stanbic IBTC, Afreximbank Sign N300bn Bond Programme

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By Dipo Olowookere The duo of Stanbic IBTC Capital Limited and African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has signed a N300 billion…

Unity Bank Loses Case Against Former Employee

By Modupe Gbadeyanka A former employee of Unity Bank Plc, Mr Moses Mina, has floored his former employers at the…

GAIM 4 Draws: 12 Winners Emerge in Fidelity Bank’s Savings Promo

GAIM 4 Draws Fidelity Bank

Twelve lucky customers have emerged millionaires in the fourth monthly and second bi-monthly draw of the Get Alert in Millions…

Wema Bank Chairman, MD/CEO, Others Risk Jail Terms

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By Modupe Gbadeyanka Some key members of the board of directors of Wema Bank Plc may be thrown behind bars…

Technology

Carbon’s Disrupt fund

Carbon Offers $100,000 for Equity in African Startups

By Adedapo Adesanya To bridge the inadequate capital faced by budding tech entrepreneurs in Africa, top financial technology platform, Carbon,…

FG to Link SIM Cards, National ID Card, BVN to Curb Crime

By Adedapo Adesanya Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Mr Isa Pantami, has called on the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC)…

WhatsApp Users Hit 2 Billion Worldwide

By Adedapo Adesanya Instant messaging service owned by Facebook, WhatsApp, now has 2 billion users worldwide, adding over 500 million…

Auto

No Clampdown on Uber Drivers—Lagos

Uber drivers

By Dipo Olowookere Say VIS Only Conducting Random Vehicle Checks Operators of the popular car-hailing firm, Uber, have been warned…

Yamaha Motor Records 0.5% Drop in 2019 Consolidated Sales

World-leading producer of motorcycles, marine products, power products and intelligent machinery, Yamaha Motor, has announced that for the fiscal year…

Showbiz

Social Media Week 2020

Stanbic IBTC to Share Insights at Social Media Week 2020

Experts from the leading end-to-end financial solutions…

Ngozi Alaegbu

Ngozi Alaegbu Joins Arise TV After Leaving TVC

By Dipo Olowookere A former newscaster with…

creative industry

FG Boosts Creative Industry With N7bn

By Adedapo Adesanya  The federal government through…

Health

Court Orders Fidson to Pay N4m Over Seizure of Ex-Staff’s Certificate

Fidson Healthcare

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Justice Abiola Adewemimo of the Benin Judicial Division of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria has ordered…

Ikeja Electric Brightens Spirits at Ikorodu General Hospital

By Dipo Olowookere Leading electricity distribution company in Nigeria, Ikeja Electric Plc, recently brightened the spirits of patients at the…

Sanofi Seeks Entries for AfricaTech 2020 Challenge

A global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to improving the lives of people worldwide, Sanofi, is calling on technology entrepreneurs and startups…

Travel/Tourism

AfDB Funds New Airport in Tanzania

tanzania airport Dodoma

By Adedapo Adesanya Tanzania has secured $272 million loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB) to build an international airport…

Reps Grill FAAN Over N65bn Unremitted Fees in Five Years

By Adedapo Adesanya The House of Representatives Committee on Finance on Tuesday inquired into the unremitted sum of N65.6 billion…

Coronavirus: FAAN Warns Travellers to Comply with Routine Checks

By Adedapo Adesanya With the recent spate of coronavirus spreading around the world, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)…

Feature

Christianity, Worship, Depression, Emptiness and Fear

Worship God

By Nneka Okumazie One advantage for devout Christians in whatever challenge or situation they face is worship. There is always…

Sports

Coronavirus: Adidas, Puma Count Losses

Adidas Puma

By Adedapo Adesanya More companies are beginning to count their losses as a result of the coronavirus outbreak in China…

World

Africa’s Female Fund Managers to Access $100m

Female Fund Managers

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Steps are already being taken to ensure women in Africa are used to drive economic growth on…