World Bank Online: After Ebola, Zika, Most Countries Still Not Prepared For a Pandemic

Despite progress made since the Zika and Ebola crises, a report released today by the International Working Group on Financing Preparedness (IWG), established by the World Bank, shows that most…

CIBN moves to enhance competence in Banking Sector

  The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) on Tuesday announced the commencement of the implementation of the Competency Framework for the banking industry in Nigeria. The initiative would…

UBA plans to issue $500 million Eurobond

  The United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) on Tuesday notified the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and the investing public of its intention to launch a $500 million senior unsecured…

NSE Trading Results on Wednesday

ASI 28,286.43 DEALS 4,194.00 VOLUME 311,276,249.00 VALUE 3,458,118,047.84 CAP 9,778,776,558,908.11   Top Gainers Symbols Last Close Current Change SEPLAT 372.7 390 17.3 NB 144 146 2 INTBREW 20.98 22 1.02…

NBS says Nigeria’s economy shrinks by 0.52% in Q1

  The National Bureau of Statistics INBS) said on Tuesday that the nation’s economy shrank by 0.52 per cent year-on-year in the first quarter, having contracted 0.67 percent in the…

FBN Capital Asset Management Business Appoints Ike Onyia as MD/CEO

  FBN Holdings Plc’s Merchant Banking & Asset Management Group has appointed Mr. Ike Onyia as the Managing Director/CEO of FBN Capital Assets Management. Onyia joins the firm with over…

Shareholders Approves Nestle Nigeria N10 Dividend

  Shareholders of Nestle Nigeria Plc on Tuesday approved a total dividend of N7,926,562,520 which amount to N10 per ordinary share. For Shareholders that have completed their E-Dividend mandated are…

MPC: Policy Rates Remains Unchanged

  The monetary policy committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) decided to hold key interest rate at record 14 percent, while seeking convergence in foreign exchange market.…

UBA introduces world class mobile banking app

  In demonstration of its commitment to deliver superior and innovative banking solutions to its customers, pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa Plc, has announced the launch of…

CBN Injects $186.5m For Invisible And SMEs Segments

Following the conclusion of the Monetary Policy Committee Meeting on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected the sum of $186.5million into the invisible and…