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Stallion commits free supply of Rice and Fish to Government run hospitals dedicated to COVID-19 across Nigeria

Stallion Empowerment Initiative, the philanthropic arm of Stallion Group, has pledged its support to the local governments of all states across Nigeria by committing to provide locally produced rice and fish to all the government run hospitals dedicated to Covid-19 for next 3 months. Anant...

SEC yet to receive application from MTN on IPO

Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, yesterday, said it was yet to be notified by MTN Group on plans to raise about $500 million from the nation’s capital market. A source, who pleaded anonymity, told News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the commission was...

Police arrest Jumia’s MD over fraud petition

He honoured Police invitation, not detained—Jumia By Innocent Anaba LAGOS—Men of the Nigerian Police Force, Zone II, Lagos, have arrested Guy Futi, Managing Director of Jade Internet E-Services Nigeria Limited(Jumia Food), over allegations of fraudulent diversion/conversion of funds made against him by a logistics services providing...

FirstBank gives ”Cool Kids” VIP experience at Nativeland festival

The coolest kids were out on Friday at the Nativeland Festival, Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island, and thanks to FirstBank, four lucky young people got to vybe VIP style at the event. Kenneth Donatus, David Emeka, Kaine Ugochukwu and Damilola Ayodele won their VIP...

FG appoints CBN’s Joseph Nnanna as NEXIM chairman

Abuja – Dr Joseph Nnanna, a Deputy Governor (Economic Policies) at Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been named as the Chairman of Board of Nigeria Export Import Bank (NEXIM) by the Federal Government. This is contained in a statement signed by Tayo Omidiji, NEXIM...

Emirates salutes Nigerian women and its female employees

LAGOS, NIGERIA, MARCH 7TH, 2019- Across the world every day, Emirates’ flights connect people and businesses, enabling travel, tourism and trade. Whether from the cockpit, or inside the aircraft cabin, on the ramp or at the hangar, at service desks across the...

Nigeria to request National Identity Number for passport issuance in 2018

AS from next January, Nigerians applying for International Passport must be holders of the electronic National Identity Card which has the National Identity Number (NIN). Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) boss Mohammed Babadede broke the news to State House correspondents yesterday after a meeting of...

Nigeria’s Lagos listed among 10 least liveable city

Lagos Nigeria, Aug 16 - Lagos, Nigeria's commercial capital and the engine room of Africa's largest economy has been ranked among 10 least liveable cities according to  an annual survey. Nigeria's Lagos was listed with Kiev, Douala, Harare, Karachi, Algiers, Port Moresby, Dhaka, Tripoli, Lagos,...

Ringier Launches Business Insider Sub Saharan Africa

It will cover business news, enterprise, finance, politics, and technology from across the continent and beyond ZURICH, Switzerland, January 20, 2017/ -- Ringier Africa Digital Publishing (http://APO.af/cTwx96) further expands its news and media portfolio with the launch of Business Insider (www.BusinessInsider.com), the renowned digital news...

NPA MD Engages Terminal Operators over Ports Congestion

The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA), Hadiza Bala-Usman, has called on terminal operators, shipping companies, port managers and allied stakeholders to do all they could to mitigate the effects of the present congestion at the nation’s seaports. According to her, the issue of ports...