HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE ON INSURANCE, AND ACTUARIAL MATTERS PRAISES NDIC ON ITS PERFORMANCE DURING 2017 BUDGET DEFENCE

The Managing Director/Chief Executive (MD/CE) of Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Alhaji Umaru IbrahimFCIB, mni has successfully defended the Corporation’sproposed 2017 budget before the House Committee on Insurance and Actuarial…

Nigeria says sees no need to go to IMF, plans its own reforms

  Nigeria sees no need to apply for an International Monetary Fund programme as it is pursuing its own economic reform plan, Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun said on Tuesday. Sharp…

Goodie Ibru resigns as chairman of Ikeja Hotels

  Goodie Ibru has tendered his letter of resignation as chairman of Ikeja Hotels plc, weeks after a court ruling validated his position. Ibru, in a statement, said he chose…

Keystone Bank boosts agric with N300m anchor borrowers programme

  With the recent focus of the Federal government of Nigeria on diversification of the economy, Agriculture is being promoted in many quarters as the next frontier in driving the…

CBN Announces New Foreign Exchange Policy

  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has unveiled a new foreign exchange policy with immediate effect. According to the CBN, in order to ease the difficulties encountered by Nigerians…

Ladi Balogun sets to Head FCMB Group

  Having served as Group Managing Director of the commercial banking arm, FCMB Limited for 10 years, Mr Ladi Balogun will be stepping down, to assume the role of Group…

Federal Government Meets Investors on the Issuance of Sovereign Green Bonds

    “Nigeria is committed to sustainable economic development. The Lagos Event is a concrete step in the process of developing and issuing our 2017 sovereign green bonds program ‘-…

Heritage Bank facilitates disbursement of N3bn YIEDP fund to beneficiaries

  Heritage Bank Plc has continued to take the lead in empowering youths to become entrepreneurs, which is amongst others is geared to creating jobs and distributing wealth across the…

Render forex returns in uniform format, CBN tells banks

  The Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday directed Deposit Money Banks in the country to render returns on foreign exchange in a uniform format. The apex bank has been…

Medview Airline to Expand Operations to Francophone Countries

  The Managing Director of Med-View Airline, Alhaji Muneer Bankole, has said that by April, this year, the airline will expand its operations to Francophone countries within the West African…