NASD Urges Investors to Diversify Investment Portfolio

Diversify Investment Portfolio

By Adedapo Adesanya The NASD OTC Securities Exchange has said in light of current global economic realities, investors should take…

Banking

UBA’s Chief Risk Officer/Director Loads Additional Stocks

By Dipo Olowookere An executive director on the board of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Mr Uche Ike, has…

Stanbic IBTC Fixes Scrip Dividend Price at N24.79

Scrip Dividend

By Dipo Olowookere The price for the scrip dividend allotment for shareholders who opt to receive their cash reward in…

NDIC Assures Bank Customers Safety of Deposits

Nigerian Banks

By Modupe Gbadeyanka **Warns Against Panic Withdrawal Nigerians having their hard-earned money in the custody of banks licensed by the…

Union Bank Donates N50m to Procure COVID-19 Testing Kits

By Modupe Gbadeyanka A donation of $130,000 (N50 million) has been announced by one of Nigeria’s foremost financial institutions, Union…

Technology

NCC

NCC Denies Giving N300m Subventions to NITDA

The management of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has debunked an online media report, which claimed it gave N300 million to…

Jubilation as 9mobile Expands 4G-LTE Coverage in Kaduna

Over the weekend, the people of Kaduna State were in a joyous mood, thanks to the expanded coverage of 4G-LTE…

NCC Reveals Ways to Protect Telco Consumers  

By Adedapo Adesanya The National Communications Commission (NCC) has reiterated its dedication to protecting telecommunication service users in Nigeria from…

Auto

Lagos Bus Services Passenger Gets One-Month Free Bus Pass

Lagos Bus Services

The leading bus transport company in Lagos State, Lagos Bus Services Limited (LBSL), has successfully transported 10 million Nigerians in…

Lagos Gives Haulage Vehicles Ultimatum to Meet VIS Standard

Haulage Vehicles

By Adedapo Adesanya  The Lagos State government has issued a six weeks ultimatum to trucks and other haulage vehicles to…

Showbiz

Accelerate Filmmaker Project

Coronavirus Could Wipe More Than $5bn in Film Revenue

By Adedapo Adesanya With the global shipping…

Philadelphia Kes

Gospel Music Saved me from Depression—Philadelphia Kes

Philadelphia Ekesiena, popularly known as Philadelphia Kes,…

Health

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control WhatsApp Line Now Active

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control

Our WhatsApp line is back up! This new service allows for 2-way conversations on WhatsApp. We‘ll send real-time messages to…

BREAKING: Coronavirus Cases in Nigeria Escalate to 40

By Dipo Olowookere The number of persons infected with the coronavirus disease in Nigeria has soared to 40 after four…

CBN to Support Fidson, GSK, Others, With N3.5trn

By Adedapo Adesanya May and Baker Plc, GSK, Fidson Healthcare Plc and other pharmaceutical companies in the country will benefit…

Travel/Tourism

Local Airline Operators Suspend Flights

By Dipo Olowookere Some major operators in the nation’s aviation industry have announced the suspension of their flight operations for…

Nigeria’s National Carrier May be Ready Q3 of 2020—FG

By Adedapo Adesanya The federal government has said it was still considering coming up with a national carrier and may…

Turkish Airlines Adopts Stiffer Safety, Hygiene Measures

The management of Turkish Airlines has expressed his commitment to the wellbeing of its passengers, crew members and the entire…

Feature

COVID-19: Government Should Promote Online Shopping to Curtail Spread, Job Losses

Online Shopping

By Adeolu Seyi-Smith Job cuts, layoffs, wage cuts, and employee redundancy have continued to exacerbate as the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic…

Sports

Geodrill to Support Amateur Boxers for 2020 Olympics

GEODRILL Amateur Boxers

Amateur boxers who could otherwise loose the opportunity to represent Ghana in the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, due to…

World

Coronavirus Outbreak Forces New Shopping Patterns Among Consumers

Nigerian Consumers Shoppers

As the world grapples with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and African countries such as Nigeria announce their country-specific…