Stock market index gains 1.90 per cent
Transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) sustained its positive trend yesterday as more highly-capitalised stocks appreciated in prices, boosting the All-Share Index (ASI) by 1.90 per cent.
MTN Nigeria appoints Toriola new CEO designate, takes over from Moolman
Telecommunications firm, MTN has announced the appointment of Karl Toriola, as the Chief Executive Officer designate. His appointment is effective March 1, 2021, providing enough time for an orderly handover.
Aquila Leasing becomes MTN Nigeria’s fleet management technical partner
An indigenous leasing firm, Aquila Leasing Limited (Aquila), has been appointed as Fleet Management Technical Partner by MTN Nigeria. This appointment will involve the management of existing vehicles, and acquisition of over 500 new operational vehicles for MTN to enhance effective....
Bellwethers push NSE’s index further by N67b
Following price gains in bellwether stocks, the Nigerian equities market sustained a rising profile yesterday, and closed on a positive note, causing investors wealth to appreciate further by N67 billion. At the close of transactions Wednesday, the All-Share Index (ASI) increased by 128.12 absolute points or 0.50 per cent to close at 25,783.02…
Rob Shuter resigns from MTN Nigeria board
MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has informed the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and the investing public of the resignation of Mr Rob Shuter from the board of MTN Nigeria, effective Sept. 1. Mrs Uto Ukpana, Company Secretary of the firm, disclosed in a notice posted on the website of the NSE on Wednesday in Lagos. Ukpana…
Nigeria may hit 200 million active phone lines this month
Barring unforeseen circumstances, Nigeria might hit 200 million active telephone lines by September ending. The July edition of subscription statistics released yesterday by the Nigerian Communications Commission...
MTN new group president, CEO, Mupita resumes September 1
MTN Group has announced that the current group Chief Finance Officer of MTN, Ralph Mupita, has been appointed as the new group president and Chief Eexecutive Officer (CEO) with effect from September 1.
Singer Lisa C. George seeks stricter penalties for perpetrators of rape
Talented Abuja-based Afrobeat artiste, Chiamaka Nweke, who is better known as ‘Lisa C. George’ has expressed displeasure over the recent cases of rape
FG wades into MTN, union dispute
The Federal Government has waded into the trade dispute between MTN Nigeria Communication Plc and Private Telecommunication and Communications Senior Staff Association of Nigeria