UBA Commits $1m to Ebola Fight

As Elumelu urges corporate Africa to take up challenge   The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Board Chairman, Tony Elumelu, has announced the donation of $1million, to assist the fight…

Customs Campaigns Against Internet Scam

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has advised the public to be wary of fraudsters using its name to dupe people on social media platforms. Speaking in an interview with the…

Dangote Cement Falls after  Cutting Cement Prices

Shares in Dangote Cement fell to a 17-month low on Monday after the company announced cement price cuts last week to boost sales volume. Dangote Cement, owned by Africa’s richest…

24 Ships Laden with Containerised Goods to Arrive Lagos

Twenty four ships laden with containerised goods are expected to arrive the Lagos Ports between November 7 and 27, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Friday in Lagos. NPA,…

Shell implements N2 billion projects to mark Nigeria’s centenary

  Shell will implement three projects worth nearly N2 billion to mark Nigeria’s centenary as the Anglo-Dutch oil giant identifies with the aspirations of the largest Black African country on…

‘New Pension Directorate Inherited 60, 000 Complaints’

Agene AKHERE, Benin The management of Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), may have inherited approximately 60,000 complaints about untidy pension payment arrangements. The huge figures WESTERN POST learnt came from…

Nestle Nigeria, Lafarge Africa pre-tax profits fall

Nestle Nigeria said on Wednesday its pretax profit for the 9 months to the end of September fell marginally to N20.16 billion ($122.03 million), from N20.37 billion a year earlier.…

  Emirates is placing a strategic focus on Africa in the coming decade by increasing operations by over 40%, says Tim Clark, President of Emirates Airline. Speaking at the Africa…

Apex Bank Vows to Defend Naira

  The Central Bank of Nigeria has pledged to keep supporting the naira after the currency approached a record low amid declining oil prices. Deputy Governor, Economic Policy, Dr. (Mrs)…

Sterling Bank Launches One Bank, PETSS Products

  Sterling Bank Plc has launched two branded phones called One Bank and Personal Education Technology for Secondary Schools (PETSS), which serve all financial needs of customers, spread value and…