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16 Jul 2019
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), is currently investigating some Nigerian banks, financial technology companies (Fintechs), and telecommunications companies (telcos) for alleged breach of data privacy rights.
26 Apr 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has stressed that financial technology companies (Fintechs) are germane in accelerating financial inclusion in Nigeria, but this must be done without eroding public confidence in the system.    CBN added that consumer protection is key to developing a sustainable Fintech ecosystem, while introducing new service models to Nigerians.    …
24 Oct 2018
First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) wants financial institutions to optimise technology disruption for accountability, efficiency and drive competitive edge in the market.
19 Sep 2018
In a highly innovative financial services sector, the cooperation between perceived competitors will continue to be a huge driver of profitability, efficiency and sustainability.
2 Aug 2018
The Chartered Institute of Bankers Nigeria (CIBN) has said that data analytics will impact the banking sector by creating values in terms of efficiency in how they render services to increase their bottom line.
9 Jul 2018
As technology continues to impact activities in the country’s financial space, the Chairman of the Lagos chapter of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), Kola Abdul, has said the changes in the industry will not affect the viability of banks.   Speaking at a press conference to announce the upcoming 2018 Lagos Bankers…
20 Jun 2018
Technology is crucial to development, especially when the need comes up to drive inclusion and connectivity. When you talk about financial inclusion, from the human perspective...
23 May 2018
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is worried about the non-utilisation of data at banks, saying they are not been utilised adequately by the financial institutions.


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Benin forces have clashed with gunmen near the country's northern border with Burkina Faso leaving four attackers dead, the army said. It did not identify a specific group, but Gulf of Guinea states Benin, Togo, Ghana and Ivory Coast are facing a growing threat from Sahel jihadists over their northern borders. The army said a…
1 hour ago
The Police in Borno have arrested a female teacher simply identified as Aunty Zara for allegedly sexually assaulting a four-year-old pupil in Maiduguri.
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Australia won a World Cup game for only the third time in their history with a dogged 1-0 victory over Tunisia on Saturday to revive their last-16 hopes.
2 hours ago
Eden Hazard admitted Saturday that Belgium's best chance to win the World Cup had come and gone but said they still have the quality and experience to lift the trophy in Qatar. Belgium, who finished third at the tournament in Russia in 2018, are still ranked second in the world but many of the much-vaunted…
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US authorities announced a ban Friday on the import or sale of communications equipment deemed "an unacceptable risk to national security" -- including gear from Chinese giants Huawei Technologies and ZTE. Both firms have been on a roster of companies listed as a threat by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and the new rules bar…