‘Women need to take their personal finances more seriously’
Tomie Balogun is a certified financial educator and a leader within the financial education space in Africa. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, a Master of Business Administration (MBA)...
‘Why Nigeria must invest in young innovators’
Nigeria must invest in young innovators to compete globally, experts have said. The experts, who spoke in Abuja recently ahead of the Strength Africa startup summit for entrepreneurs, regretted that Nigeria did not have the enabling environment for businesses to thrive. Noting the importance innovation plays in the development of advanced…
NGOs, lawyer sue Bayelsa government, Assembly over state’s finances
MOSIEND flays Assembly’s approval of N17b for Diri A coalition of 45 Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) has sued Governor Douye Diri, four commissioners, and the Bayelsa State House of Assembly at the High Court, Yenagoa over the state’s finances, loans obtained, and debt profile from 2015 to date. The aides listed as respondents in the suit…
Lagos refutes BudgIT report, says state is financially, economically stable
The Lagos State government, yesterday debunked a misrepresentation of its finances, saying the state is economically and financially solid, in reaction to a publication by BudgIT
Huge cost of governance stimulating nation’s drift towards bankruptcy
Except strategic intervention occurs, Nigeria may be heading to bankruptcy as a result of the huge cost of governance. Consider the strain exerted on the country’s finances by simply settling the bills
How digital trends will affect financial services’ roles
Then evolving global trends in digitisation will not just reduce manual processes but will cut the cost to the barest minimum, ensure efficient operations, with artificial intelligence and robots providing 24-hour services, particularly in the financial sector.
Barriers to knowing God’s will
“Don’t act thoughtlessly, but understand what the Lord wants you to do.” (Ephesians 5:17 NLT) Every day, I talk to people who say, “If there is a God and He allowed me to be born and I’m still alive, what is His plan for me? Why am I here, and what am I supposed to…