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Senate passes Electoral Act 

October 23, 2018     2:39 pm
The Senate has passed the fourth version of the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, which seeks to improve the quality of elections in Nigeria. Presenting ...
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Nigeria’s clash with MTN was damaging, says Ahmed 

Zainab Ahmed, Nigeria’s acting finance minister, said the country’s regulatory collision with one of its biggest non-oil foreign investors, MTN, w ...
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Inflation, infrastructure deficits, human capital seen as major barriers to Nigeria Financial inclusion target

Nigeria will not be able to progress on its financial inclusion target by 2020, except it tackles inflation, infrastructure deficits, human capital, g ...
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CBN raises capital requirements of National MFBs to N5bn, State N2bn, Unit N100m

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has increased the capital requirements of various categories of microfinance banks in the country. Consequently, the ...


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Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa
Rafiq Raji
M.A. Johnson


Financial Inclusion

Fraud allegations: Oshiomhole asks court to strike out suit

The former Governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, on Tuesday, asked the Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja to strike out a suit seeking to ...

Mass defection looms in APC over NASS primaries

There are strong indications of a potential exodus of All Progressives Congress (APC) senators following the party’s submission of candidates ...

No tension in police over DIG promotions – PSC

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has denied report of  tension in the police following the promotion of a Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police ...

Tension in Edo Assembly as members impeach deputy speaker

There was tension in the Edo State House of Assembly on Monday as members of the House impeached its deputy speaker, Victor Edoror, representing Esan ...

WEF competitiveness report highlights improvement in Nigeria’s enabling business environment

Nigeria has been ranked as 115th out of 140 countries assessed in the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report (GCR) of the World Economic Forum (WEF). The ...

Golden Guinea, Pabod know fate as Court decides N10bn suit on ‘Eagle Stout’ trademark

The duo of Golden Guinea Breweries Plc and Pabod Breweries Limited will Wednesday October 24, 2018 know their fortune as the Federal High Court (2) si ...

A new date for take off national carrier to be announced soon – Sirika

Minister of State Aviation, Hadi Sirika has reaffirmed that all hope is not lost on the establishment of national carrier in Nigeria having unveiled ...

Experts urge quick resolution of power, infrastructure challenges to spur economy

Experts have highlighted the way forward to address Nigeria’s economic challenges; providing steady and table electricity, construction of roads th ...

NESG: Experts call for massive reforms in civil service

Experts have called for  comprehensive reforms in the civil service to make  it more efficient, effective and results oriented to drive government d ...

Multi-family homes: Big growing trend for real estate investors

Globally, the big and growing trend for real estate investors today is the development of multi-family units that bring together a large concentration ...

Conference suggests innovation, collaboration on research to stimulate economy

Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology in partnership with Coca Cola Nigeria is concerned about high population growth without correspondin ...

Udeme Ufot urges industry regulation to curb political smear campaigns

In anticipation of the commencement of the 2019 general election, stakeholders in the communications industry gathered recently in Abuja to discuss cr ...

‘Technology will drive Nigeria’s growth towards reaching global relevance’

Managing Director, Africa operations of Inlaks, Femi Adeoti has said that technology which is a major force in the innovation value chain will continu ...

Inclusive growth, informal settlements slowing economic growth of cities

Urban settlement experts have identified inclusive growth, informal settlements, unregulated urban growth especially in young cities, and infrastructu ...

DFID report shows equity of learning at Bridge Nigeria schools

A new report by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) shows full equity of learning in Bridge International Academies (Bridge) class ...


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Explainer: Speed, ease, convenience are why many Nigerians are turning to mobile money

Explainer: Speed, ease, convenience are why many Nigerians are turning to mobile money

High investments in the technology mobile space, convenience, alongside confidence from mobile consumers are the reasons why mobile inter-scheme transfers...

Explainer: Here’s why the number of bank borrowers reduced in 3 years

High rate of unemployment, a fragile economy and Non-Performing Loans (NPLs) may be the reasons why the number of people...

Explainer How direct primary could salvage Nigeria’s electoral system

Explainer: How direct primary could salvage Nigeria’s electoral system

Recently the National Executive Committee (NEC) of Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) adopted direct primary method to elect its...



Life & Arts

Adara foundation and TAN by Tiffany Amber empower women through fashion

Adara foundation and TAN by Tiffany Amber empower women through fashion

Fashion is a kinetic force like no other and consumers’ growing appetite for fashion ensures direct labour in the fashion...

WIMBIZ shortlists 50 speakers, moderators for 2018 annual confab

Founder/publisher of Genevieve Magazine, Betty Irabor, and Omobola Johnson, partner, TLCom, and many others have been shortlisted for the upcoming...

Fintech meets fashion: Fets to sponsor Lagos Fashion Week

Fintech meets fashion: Fets to sponsor Lagos Fashion Week

Fets Limited Nigeria, leading mobile money platform, has announced its sponsorship of the 2018 Lagos Fashion Week (LFW). This will...



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2018 Nigeria Bankers Games kick off in style

2018 Nigeria Bankers Games kick off in style

The much-anticipated 2018 edition of the Nigeria Bankers Games finally kicked off at the YabaTech Sports Complex, Yaba on Saturday....

NFF holds 74th Annual General Assembly in Asaba

NFF holds 74th Annual General Assembly in Asaba

The 74th Annual General Assembly of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will take place in Asaba, capital of Delta State on Wednesday....

Ibom Angels battle Rivers Angels in AITEO Cup final

Ibom Angels battle Rivers Angels in AITEO Cup final

It is a replication of last year’s final match as Cup holders, Rivers Angels and Ibom Angels clash at the...