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15 Feb
The inability of claimant’s counsel to obtain the Certified True Copy (CTC) of an earlier judgment of the high court of Oyo state directly from the court registrar has stalled the definite hearing of the case between it
11 Feb
The Minister of State, Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Donald Omotayo Alasoadura, yesterday, disclosed that the ministry is making relentless efforts in collaborating with the Central Bank of Nigeria ...
31 Dec
Increasing network hitches and lack of funds are slowing the efficiency of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs), thereby frustrating Nigerians, who thronged to get funds for the yuletide season.
2 Jun 2021
First Bank on Wednesday debunked reports that it has closed all its branches in the southeast region of Nigeria. "This is to inform the public that our south east branches are fully open for business," First Bank said on Twitter. Several social media posts claimed the bank was closing all it branches in the region…
1 Jun 2021
First Bank of Nigeria Limited has been ranked the second ‘most admired financial services brand’ in Africa – for the second straight year – at the 2021 Brand Africa 100: Africa’s Best Brands Event, in commemoration of the Africa day.
3 May 2021
Following the directive by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) directive that Honeywell Flour Mills Plc fully repays its obligations to First Bank of Nigeria Limited, the firm yesterday explained that it has continued...
1 May 2021
FBN Holdings, yesterday, said it has accepted the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) directive on reconstitution of its Board of Directors.
25 Mar 2021
Corporate organisation and financial institutions have been urged to create a conducive environment that would enable women to work and contribute actively to the overall growth of the establishment with multiplier effect on the economy. The Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria (FBN), Mrs Ibukun Awosika while speaking at a webinar organised by the United…
23 Feb 2021
From unemployment reduction to its contribution to government revenue, the benefits of a well-developed Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector can never be over emphasized. Given their contributions, nations have set out plans to develop the MSMEs sector to achieve economic growth. In high-income countries, MSMEs contribute well over 65 per cent of employment…
7 Dec 2020
When the Southeast for President 2023 (SEFORP) Movement was inaugurated in April last year at a well-attended event in Enugu, its National Coordinator, Rev Christopher Okechukwu Obioha told the galaxy of Igbo...
24 Aug 2020
Information portal and business service provider, Connect Nigeria will hold her annual event, the Connect Nigeria Business Fair, on August 27 and 28, 2020.
16 Aug 2020
The Group Managing Director, FBN Holdings Plc, UK Eke has said the injection of N25b capital into the group commercial banking arm is in line with its mandate of delivering value to shareholders


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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has licensed Starlink, a satellite internet constellation operated by SpaceX, providing satellite internet access coverage to 32 countries. This licensing followed a visit to Nigeria by the company’s team in May last year. Elated Elon Musk took to his Twitter handle to announce this development today. The NCC has equally…
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The United States is extending for another six months exemptions from punitive tariffs for some medical products from China, the US Trade Representative announced Friday.
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Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has finally bowed to pressure from political parties by extending the deadline for the conduct of primary elections by six days. INEC Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, said the commission took the decision after a meeting with the 18 registered political parties under the aegis of the Inter-Party Advisory…
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Amber Heard's lawyer Ben Rottenborn has referred to Johnny Depp as a 'monster' in closing arguments for the Depp-Heard defamation trial. Both lawyers gave closing arguments in the current trial in Fairfax, Virginia, summarizing much of what has been said on both sides since the trial began on April 11. Rottenborn said, "if he abused…
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With its thong-covered beaches, flesh-flaunting carnival and sultry nightlife, Rio de Janeiro has a racy reputation, but it rose to a new level Friday when porn films started