Tuesday, 31st January 2023
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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
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
25 Aug
The recent increase in minimum interest rates on savings accounts could see time depositors liquidating their holdings in the coming months in preference for the former, market intelligence suggests.


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Under the high sponsorship of mrs. Nasseneba Toure, ivorian minister of women, family, and children.  Abidjan, Lomé, Douala and Paris, 31 January 2023 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The Bluemind Foundation is holding the second Heal by Hair training session, at Pullman Hotel Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire), from January 30 to February 1, 2023, in collaboration with the National Mental Health Program…
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by Titilayo Adewumi, Managing Director at SAP West Africa LAGOS, Nigeria, 31 January 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- As Africa’s largest democracy gears up for its hotly contested elections, the question of technology’s role in enhancing the voting process is once again in the spotlight.  Nigeria goes to the polls in February to elect a new President, House…
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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr Olusegun Awolowo as Secretary, National Action Committee on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) for a tenure of four years.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State on Tuesday reeled out electoral offences and penalties and sought support of traditional rulers in educating their subjects to be law-abiding.
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Inkblot Productions, Nigeria's foremost film production company, has announced its collaboration with the renowned, award-winning director Biodun Stephen, to write and direct its new title - Big Love, one of its four films slated for theatrical release in 2023.