The Chairman, Law Union and Rock Insurance Plc, Mrs. Adenike Adeniran, has said that the underwriting firm is fortifying its workforce in order to move the firm to the next…

Oshiomole and the Insurance Industry

Edo State Governor, Comrade , Adams Oshiomhole has joined his voice in urging the insurance industry to work on insurance awareness and promotion of insurance benefits as a way of…

The Group Managing Director, Skye Bank Plc, Mr. Timothy Oguntayo, has said the lender bought Mainstreet Bank Limited to tap opportunities in retail banking across the country. Oguntayo, who stated…

Sterling Bank MD Adeola, Wole Soyinka Urge Private Sector Funding of Education

Stories By Akin Akinremi A call has been sent to operators in the organised private sector to intervene and rescue the dwindling fortunes of education in Nigeria. Speaking at the third…

Okonjo-Iweala And Washington-Based Think-Tank Caught-Up in Questionable $1.95m “Contract” Awarded By Nigeria

A Washington DC based Think Tank, Global Financial Integrity (GFI), which has Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on its eight-member advisory board, is caught up in a…

Ecobank Names Ade Ayeyemi as New Group CEO

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (“Ecobank”), parent company of the Ecobank Group, the leading pan-African bank with operations in 36 countries across the continent, has announced the appointment of Ade Ayeyemi as…

BVN: How the 23 Banks Fared So Far

By Akin Akinremi The Central Bank of Nigeria had on February 14, 2014 under the then Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, now Emir of Kano, launched the Biometric Verification Number (BVN)…

The Central Bank of Nigeria has cleared the air on the circumstances that led to the arrest and prosecution of six of its staff in the Ibadan branch involved in…

Buying a land or house: A step-by-step guide by Babade Ayobayo

Owning a land or a house is the dream of a lot of people. Sadly, after working hard and saving well, some fall into the hands of fraudsters in the…

Buhari to Visit Germany for G7 Summit

  President Muhammadu Buhari will be attending G7 summit in Germany this weekend, the president’s spokesman, Garba Shehu has said. This will be the first major international meeting President Muhammadu…