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Femi Otedola

16 Aug
Shareholders of FBN Holdings Plc, yesterday, called for a peaceful resolution of the lingering tussle over the control of the bank to ensure sustainable growth, even as they endorse a total dividend of N17.9 billion...
12 Aug
Rick Joyner once said: “If our life is always easy, it’s because we are called to a lesser purpose.” Every storm has been customised to teach and school us on something very critical to our next level.Every storm is a school. Every trial is a teacher. Every experience is an education. Every God-given dream will…
11 Aug
The struggle to control assets of Nigeria's oldest bank, FBN Holdings Plc, is not over as strong indications emerged, yesterday, that billionaire businessman and chairman of Geregu Power Plant, Femi Otedola, has acquired 110 million units of the bank's shares worth N2 billion in a fresh deal.
10 May
After days of downturn, shares of TransNational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp) closed higher at the end of yesterday's transactions on the equities sector of the Nigeria Exchange Limited (NGX).
17 Apr
Efforts by billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola to increase his stake in bluechip companies heightened last week with his claimed acquisition of 5.52 per cent in Transnational Corporation Plc, culminating in N 2.245 billion shares in the company, in a deal between an entity owned by Otedola and the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
29 Mar
Geregu Power Plc has stressed the need for the incoming government to give priority to the power sector and tackle issues impeding the growth of the industry over the years.
2 Mar
Billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Femi Otedola has handed over the completed block of a multi-billion-naira faculty of engineering complex to Augustine University, Ilara, Epe, Lagos State, in fulfillment of his dream to add a lasting value to the institution and its students.
5 Jan
My attention has been drawn to a report of the day the renowned businessman, Femi Otedola, found the meaning of happiness, what really true happiness means. The enthralling post forwarded to me by my friend, Mazi Uso Aninye, reads: “I want to remember your face so that when I meet you in Heaven, I will…


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The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) should review the sanctions it imposed on Niger following the coup last July, in order to mitigate the adverse impacts on citizens, the International Crisis Group (ICG) has urged. In a report titled “ECOWAS, Nigeria and the Niger Coup Sanctions: Time to Recalibrate” published on its website…
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Nigeria’s Super Falcons have qualified for the 2024 CAF Women’s Cup of Nations in Morocco.
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The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petiton has issued warrant of the arrest on the Central Bank Governor, Mr Olayemi Cardoso, the Accountant General of the Federation, Mrs Oluwatoyin Madein and 17 others for refusing to appear before it to answer questions on their operations.
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Vice President Kashim Shettima, on Tuesday pledged support for peace-building initiative in the South East.
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Nollywood actor Bolanle Ninalowo, has made his relationship with actress and the former wife of another actor, Chris Attoh, Damilola Adegbite official. Just two months after his previous marriage ended, Ninalowo took to social media to spill the beans about their blossoming romance, and it's sizzling hot! with references to his post on his Instagram…
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Russia's nuclear agency Rosatom on Tuesday unveiled a new type of reactor for the future Chukotka icebreaker, as part of Moscow's ambitions to develop a northern maritime route linking Asia and Europe. Moscow hopes the development of a northern sea route, made possible by global warming and the consequent melting of glaciers, will enable it…
3 hours ago
The National Bureau of Statistics, (NBS) has underscored the need for collaboration on data collection, analysis and effective dissemination to empower decision-makers at all levels of government. The Statistician-General of the Federation and Chief Executive Officer, NBS, Prince Adeyemi Adeniran, stated this in Ibadan on Tuesday at the opening of the 2nd Bi-Annual Meeting of…
4 hours ago
Former teammate of Victor Osimhen at Napoli, Lorenzo Insigne, has warned the Nigerian striker to think carefully before leaving the Serie A champions.
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Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, on Tuesday, presented a budget of N325.3billion for 2024 to the state House of Assembly for approval. Presenting the budget christened ”Budget of Home Run and Finishing Strong”, Obaseki said it was made up of N178 billion capital expenditure and N146 billion recurrent expenditure. He said that the budget was…
4 hours ago
The mothers of two Israelis held hostage by Hamas since October 7 called Tuesday for international help to free them, with one saying 60 days in captivity was "too much". Heavy metal drummer Yotam Haim, 28, had been due to play at a festival in Tel Aviv on the day he was kidnapped from his…