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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is relishing the success of its monetary policy, especially regarding the foreign exchange, as the efforts have been finally acknowledged by the international financial community.
[This Day] A total of N116.9billion treasury bills across the 91-day, 182-day and 364-day instruments will be maturing this week.
[Premium Times] The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele has assigned duties to the newly appointed deputy governors who assumed duty on March 28.
[This Day] A study by the Employee MarketPlace has shown that over 50 per cent of millennials make up majority of the employees in Nigeria's banking sector.
[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
[Leadership] The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun has said the federal government will not be bothered by fluctuations in the price of crude at the international market.
[Guardian] Benin City -Nigerians in Hungary have petitioned the Hungarian government protesting the proposed 54 million Euro loan deal it intends to give the Nigerian Ministry of Water Resources, describing it as a fraud.