Twitter Has Appointed Ngozi Okonjo Iweala As New Independent Board Directors

Former minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been employed by the giant tech… twitter alongside Robert Zoellick as new independent directors with immediate effect, Twitter said. Executive Chairman of Twitter Omid Kordestani said: “Ngozi and Bob are distinguished leaders with unparalleled global perspective and policy expertise”. He added that “We are confident they will be […]

Accessing Grants For Startups – Ifedayo Durosinmi Endeavours To Destroy The Biggest Excuse Of Nigerian Entrepreneurs

Starting a business in Nigeria today requires MONEY! Forget about Robert Kiyosaki’s advice of “you don’t need money to start a business.” In Nigeria you seriously need to access grants. (in some instances though) That’s exactly what Ifedayo Durosinmi’s book “Accessing Grants For Startups!” is all about. Like Chika Ike, who just launched a book […]

Nigerian Electricity: Fg Agreed To Pump in 37 Billion Naira For Meters Supply

The Federal Government has agreed to utilise the Meter Asset Provider Regulations recently introduced by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, by coughing out N37bn for the supply of meters by the private sector. It also encourage power firms to consult the Nigerian Meteorological Agency in order to effectively manage the challenges currently affecting the transmission […]

Access Bank’s Profit Drops To N62 Billion

[This Day] Access Bank Plc announced its audited results for the full year ended 31 December, 2017, showing gross earnings of N459.075 billion, up by 20 per cent from N381.3 billion in 2016. Growth in gross earnings was boosted by a 29 percent increase in interest income to N319.9 billion in 2017, from N247.2 billion in 2016 whilst net interest income grew by 17 percent from N163.452 billion in 2017, from N139.148 billion in the comparative period of 2016. Similarly, non-interest income grew four per cent to N139.1bi