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Lagos Assembly urges robust economy through tourism
The Lagos State House of Assembly has tasked the state government to explore the state’s tourism sector to boost economy.Speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, said this at a meeting tagged: A Bill For A Law To Provide For The Establishment Of The Lagos State Tourism Promotion ....
Primera Africa Finance, Cuddly Kids, Phamatex to launch youth centre
Primera Africa Finance Group, a firm, which provides financial solutions to meet clients’ needs, has advocated for a youth enterprise centre that will house different SME hubs. This is to encourage young entrepreneurs in Nigeria.
Africa’s first T-Bills investment app debuts in Lagos
A new frontier has opened for investors in the African finance sector with the launch of I-invest, a mobile application that allows users purchase Treasury Bills (T-Bills) directly from their smartphones.
NDIC gets three international certifications
The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has become the first public sector organisation in Nigeria to be awarded three International Standards Organization (ISO) certifications by the British Standards Institute (BSI) simultaneously.
Standard Chartered unveils new sustainability framework
The Standard Chartered Bank has unveiled a new Sustainability Philosophy, which sets out how it integrates sustainability into its organisational decision-making and how it will work with its clients, suppliers, NGOs and governments in its markets.
Group rejects military panel report on Taraba’s pogrom
The Jukun Development Association of Nigeria (JDAN) has rejected the report by a panel set up by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai to probe the allegation of collusion by former Minister of Defence, Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma...
FCMB’s promo draws produce 644 winners
The first draws of the “Millionaire Promo Season 5” by First City Monument Bank (FCMB), across the country, have produced four customers of the lender as millionaires.
FBNQuest’s multi-billion dollar deals get awards
FBNQuest Merchant Bank, the investment banking and asset management subsidiary of FBN Holdings Plc, has received accolades from global financial and capital market awarding institutions in recognition of the impact and size of transactions delivered in 2017.
Solemnity, royalty, glamour and glitz
May 19, 2018 will for a long time to come be a day to remember. It was a spectacle. It was solemnity at its most enrapturing, royalty, power, glamour and glitz—all rolled into one. That was the royal wedding between Meghan Markle and Prince Harry.