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1 Jan 2021
Ex-Green Eagles’ midfielder, Davidson Owumi, who has just been recommended as new Chief Executive Officer of the League Management Company (LMC), has described it as ‘familiar terrain’
14 Dec 2020
The total credit by Nigeria’s banks rose to N19.46 trillion as of September this year, the latest industry data has revealed. At the end of quarter two of the year, the credit asset of the banks stood at N18.9 trillion
8 Aug 2020
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2 Jul 2020
The Club Owners Association has queried the motive of the former chairman, Nigeria Premier League (NPL), and second vice president of the Nigeria Football Federation
27 Aug 2019
In a move to tackle issues of loan default and rising Non-Performing Loans (NPLs) in the banking industry, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced an introduction of a credit protection clause that would be attached to offer letters of banks going forward.
28 Jun 2019
Stanbic IBTC has recorded a reduction in Non-Performing Loan (NPL) to 3.9 per cent during the financial year ended December 31, 2018, from 8.6 per cent in 2017. The Chairman of the bank, Basil Omiyi, while addressing shareholders during the bank’s yearly general meeting held in Lagos recently, said the group continued in its focus…
26 Apr 2019
Ecobank Group said it is targeting a non-performing loan (NPL) ratio of five per cent by 2020, which level was down to 9.6 per cent in 2018 from 10.7 per cent posted in 2017.   The Chairman, Ecobank Group, Emmanuel Ikazoboh, while addressing shareholders at the bank’s 31st yearly general meeting in Lome, Togo, yesterday, explained that…
15 Apr 2019
It appears too hasty to make this conclusion at this point in the year. However, we saw that the NPL ratio in the banking industry was on...
26 Nov 2018
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has released its unaudited financial statements for the nine months ended September 30, 2018, showing strong financial and operational performance, with gross income of $546.6 million.   This represents 14.3 per cent increase from the same period last year, while it recorded a net income of $172.4 million, representing a…
29 Jan 2017
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28 Sep 2016
Organisers of GOtv Boxing Night, Flykite Promotions, have concluded arrangements to provide free viewing of the Nigeria Premier League (NPL) title decider between Rangers ...


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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, denied doctoring and backdating documents to accommodate nominations of Ahmad Lawan and Godswill Akpabio as senatorial candidates for the 2023 general elections. INEC also said it is yet to recognise “any of the two personalities as a senatorial candidate.”
25 mins ago
Coming on the heels of a growing concern about Nigeria’s rising population, a new study by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) highlights “new fertility facts” that are challenging old theories on the relationship between childbearing, years of education and income level.
36 mins ago
The upstream segment of the petroleum industry is possibly the first target in the push against continuous use of fossil fuels. By halting funding for oil and gas exploration and production, most clean energy activists believe...
37 mins ago
Governor Douye Diri has assured of Bayelsa State’s collaboration to tackle oil theft, which he stressed, poses a serious threat to the Niger Delta region.
37 mins ago
Tension is brewing in Sardauna Local Council of Taraba State following the alleged suspension of three traditional rulers by the state government for attending a political gathering.