Friday, 14th June 2024
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27 Dec
The President of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN), Edwin Igbiti, has stressed the need for cooperative society and club members to embrace insurance to mitigate losses in the event of a crisis in their operations.
24 Dec
The President, Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN), Edwin Igbiti, has stressed the need for cooperative societies and clubs to embrace inurance in order to mitigate losses in the event of crisis in their operations.
11 Sep 2023
The Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) has called on industry players in the insurance value chain to embrace technology innovation to drive growth.


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A brace from Harmony Chidi earned Nigeria's Flamingos a 2-0 win against Liberia on Friday in Abuja, and a ticket to the 2024 FIFA women's U-17 World Cup in the Dominican Republic. The Flamingos went through 6-1 on aggregate after winning the first leg 4-1 in Monrovia. In the final qualifying round, Chidi opened the…
23 mins ago
About 15 passengers sustained injuries in a multiple accident that occurred at Ketu, inward Ojota, in Lagos state.
25 mins ago
Renowned RnB, Jazz, and Afrobeats singer-songwriter, Isaac Geralds, has made headlines with his remarkable 98-hour and 26-minute singathon. Although the initial goal was to sing for 110 hours, a medical emergency halted the attempt. Geralds' efforts were aimed at raising awareness and funds for autistic children, with proceeds benefiting the Children’s National Hospital in Washington,…
29 mins ago
Wema Bank says it has successfully concluded the first tranche of its recapitalisation exercise having secured all relevant regulatory approvals for the allotment of its N40 billion rights issue. Its Managing Director, Mr Moruf Oseni, disclosed this in a statement made available on Friday in Lagos. Oseni said as a forward-thinking and pioneering bank, the…
33 mins ago
The former Director General of the Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), Malam Salihu Lukman, has accused Governor Uba Sani of Kaduna State of waging war against his predecessor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, purely to please President Bola Ahmed Tinubu. In a letter titled "Issues of Politics and Governance in Kaduna: The Truth," dated June 13, 2024, Lukman…
39 mins ago
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, (LASEMA), on Friday, said a twin duplex was engulfed by fire at Magodo Phase 11, a Lagos suburb. This is contained in a statement by LASEMA Permanent Secretary, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. Osanyintolu said the incident occurred at No. 16, Alhaji…
44 mins ago
Catherine, Princess of Wales, said on Friday she will attend King Charles III's birthday parade, in her first public appearance in six months after she revealed she had cancer. The 42-year-old future queen said in a statement she was "making good progress" with her chemotherapy treatment for the unspecified cancer, and that it would continue…
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The Vice-Chancellor, Caleb University, Imota in Lagos, Prof. Nosa Owens-Ibie, says the institution has secured a spot among top universities across the globe with its latest ranking. Owens-Ibie said this in a statement by the Media and Information Officer of the university, Mr Olawale Adekoye, issued to newsmen on Friday in Lagos. The vice-chancellor explained…
53 mins ago
Global audio streaming platform Spotify is celebrating the rise of Amapiano with a dedicated site and an Amapiano destination ahead of Youth Day. In 2023, the South African dance genre Amapiano hit over one billion streams on Spotify. The genre’s influence on music culture in South Africa and beyond has seen the world gripped in…
1 hour ago
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Delta Command, has deployed 654 personnel including regular and special marshals to various locations in the state to ensure safety during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration. Mr Muftau Irekeola, Sector Commander, FRSC, said this on Friday in Asaba while addressing personnel of the command in preparation for the Eid-el-Kabir special patrol.…