Thursday, March 21, 2019
Bangladesh proposes death penalty for plane hijackers

Bangladesh proposes death penalty for plane hijackers

Passenger plane hijackers could soon face the death penalty under new Bangladeshi legislation, officials said Monday. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s cabinet gave the go-ahead for...
Oil heads for biggest weekly gain as price of Brent heads for $80

Oil rises up on Middle East tension, global market recovery

Oil prices rose up on Tuesday, supported by concerns that tensions in the Middle East could lead to supply disruptions. Hopes that behind-the-scenes talks between...
Heritage Bank appoints MultiChoice Chair, Ogunsanya as Non-Executive Director

Heritage Bank appoints MultiChoice Chair, Ogunsanya as Non-Executive Director

Heritage Bank Plc has announced the appointment of Mr. Adewunmi Ogunsanya, SAN as a Non-ExecutiveDirector (NED) of the Bank. Sola Longe-Okenimkpe, Divisional Head, Corporate Communications...
‘No discrepancy in NCAA figures’

NCAA conducts alcohol, drugs test on aviation personnel

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has conducted a random alcohol and drug tests on licensed aviation personnel in the industry. This exercise was in...
Baru signs performance agreement on service delivery

NNPC to extend AKK project to North Africa

The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru, says the corporation is considering the extension of Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project to Algeria...
Naira gains against dollar at investors window

Naira sustains gains as CBN boosts FX market with $657.3m

The Nigerian currency, Naira over the weekend sustained the points garnered during the trading week, at the parallel segment of the foreign exchange market, exchanged...
Adeosun implores Nigerians to embrace insurance

FG moves to review Consolidated Insurance Bill

The Federal Government has concluded plans to review the Consolidated Insurance Bill. The Minister of Finance, signed by the Director of Press, Marshall Gundu, said...
Hollandia Yoghurt excites consumers in its ‘colours of goodness’ social media contest

Hollandia Yoghurt excites consumers in its ‘colours of goodness’ social media contest

Following the successful conclusion of the Hollandia Yoghurt ‘Colours of Goodness’ social media promo, lucky winners have been rewarded with mouthwatering prizes. Entries poured...
Stanbic IBTC remain committed to unlocking Nigeria’s economic potential - Sola David-Borha

Stanbic IBTC remains committed to unlocking Nigeria’s economic potential – Sola David-Borha

Interview with Mrs. Sola David-Borha, Chief Executive, Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc, on the sidelines of the 22nd Nigerian Economic Summit in Abuja   What is your...
NNPC posts N9.85bn trade surplus for September

NNPC explains rationale for surveillance contract

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the award of oil infrastructure surveillance contract to Ocean Marine Solutions for the protection of the 87-kilometre...