Friday, August 17, 2018
Adeosun implores Nigerians to embrace insurance

Adeosun implores Nigerians to embrace insurance

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has urged Nigerians to embrace insurance to protect themselves against the eventualities of life and also...
Writing on currency notes now a crime in Nepal

Writing on currency notes now a crime in Nepal

Any damage caused to currency notes and coins by tearing, burning, writing and drawing lines on them without the order of authorised person will...
Breastfeeding campaign: The Ogun example

Only 24% infants are exclusively breastfed in Nigeria – Health Ministry

The Federal Ministry of Health says in spite of the health and economic benefits of exclusive breastfeeding to mother and child, only 24 per...
GTB shareholders commend management for hard work

GTBank records profit before tax of N109.6BN

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its audited financial results for the period ended June 30, 2018 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges....
NSE: Market volume drops by 54.03%

NSE: Market volume drops by 54.03%

The volume of shares traded on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) dropped drastically on Wednesday by 54.03 per cent, amid political uncertainties. Investors at the...
Naira weakens marginally against dollar at parallel market

Naira weakens marginally against dollar at parallel market

The Naira on Wednesday lost one kobo to exchange at N358.4, weaker than N358.3 traded on Tuesday at the parallel market in Lagos, our...
Mobil takes over ownership of Qua Iboe power plant

Exxon Mobil sponsors researches on fight against malaria – Country Manager

A multi-national company, Exxon Mobil, says it is sponsoring some researches on insecticide mosquito treated nets aimed at fighting malaria burden in Nigeria. Dr Effiem...
MTN sticks to 2018 plan despite complications to repatriate cash from Iran

MTN sticks to 2018 plan despite complications to repatriate cash from Iran

MTN Group, Africa’s biggest mobile operator, is sticking to its 2018 dividend target despite new U.S. sanctions making it harder to repatriate cash from...
Dangote inaugurates 200 houses, school for widows in Borno

Dangote set to boost investment in Niger, create jobs

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, President and CEO of Dangote Group, has restated his commitment to boost economic growth and job creation in Niger State through...
NSE gains momentum, lists Forte Oil's N9bn Bond

Forte Oil reports N61.8bn revenue in first half 2018

Forte Oil has announced a revenue of N61.8 billion for the half year ended June 30, 2018. Mr Akin Akinfemiwa, the company’s Chief Executive, said...