Friday, 24th March 2023
Breaking News:


20 Feb
Three banks’ stocks – Sterling Bank Plc, Fidelity Bank Plc and Access Holdings Plc – dominated activities in the financial service sector of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) last week.
29 Nov
Disturbing trends in financial fraud and cybercrimes have put at risk electronic payment or e-payment transactions, now estimated to be worth an average of N30.2 trillion monthly.
29 Nov
The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) said depositors of 20 liquidated deposit money banks (DMBs) have been paid 100 per cent
29 Nov
Baobab Microfinance Bank Limited and its sister company, Baobab Plus, have expanded their credit purchase scheme to smartphones as part of plans to deepen financial inclusion across the country.
14 Nov
Two bank stocks – Access Bank and Sterling Bank Plc –drove activities in the financial service sector of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) last week.
1 Nov
For domiciliary account operators, transactions are now one-way – they can deposit but can hardly withdraw from their accounts, except through card usage. Even deposits are scanty as customers are increasingly wary...
21 Oct
The Central bank of Nigeria (CBN) is working with the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc (NIBSS), as well as the Bankers Committee to roll out a new card scheme to scale up the electronic payment
13 Oct
Banks may have continued to offload excess payrolls notwithstanding the gradual recovery of the economy after the devastating impacts of COVID-19.
10 Oct
The volatility witnessed in the third quarter (Q3) amid rising interest rates, insecurity and other economic challenges, exacerbated by uncertainty in the global economy
10 Oct
Data obtained by The Guardian from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) suggest that money deposit banks (DMBs) could be struggling to park excess cash holdings despite low access to funds by the real sector.
7 Oct
Failing banks’ electronic payment (ePayment) channels have continued to compound the woes of the banking community with Nigerians, who make use of the platforms for transactions, being frustrated
12 Sep 2022
To ensure that Nigeria meets its climate change commitment, the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have charged banks and other businesses to adopt sustainability


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Award winning author and writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has made her entry into children’s literature with the book titled “Mama’s Sleeping Scarf”. Chimamanda made this known via her Instagram page with the caption "So delighted to announce that I’ve written my first children’s book, Mama’s Sleeping Scarf. It is a celebration of the joy in…
4 hours ago
Super Eagles on Friday in Abuja lost 0-1 to the Guinea Bissau senior national team, following a 29th minute goal by Mama Samba Balde in their Match Day 3 clash in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.
4 hours ago
As the world marks the 2023 World Tuberculosis Day today, March 24, the Nigerian Thoracic Society has appealed to the government to do more in tackling Tuberculosis in order for the country to be delisted from the group of high-burden states.
4 hours ago
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has raised concern over the continued rise in the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere with devastating global consequences.
4 hours ago
The Cross River State Director of Public Health Mr Jonah Offor has said that the state is having a shot fall of about 4000 tuberculosis cases out of the 8,000 cases expected to be notified.