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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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Zamfara Government on Sunday advised individuals to obtain guns and defend themselves in the height of the resurgence of insecurity in the state. The state government, in a statement by the Commissioner for Information, Alhaji Ibrahim Dosara, said:” the government has henceforth, directed individuals to prepare and obtain guns to defend themselves against the bandits.…
39 mins ago
Rivers United were crowned Nigerian league champions on Sunday after closest rivals Plateau United lost 2-1 at Akwa United to give the Port Harcourt side an unassailable lead with three rounds of matches still to play. Rivers United, who play away at Nasarawa United later Sunday, have 71 points from 34 matches, 10 points clear…
56 mins ago
What is an ulcer? It is a sore in the stomach or the small intestine. The common sign is a pain in the upper part of the stomach. Ulcer usually occur when the acid in the stomach ruins the lining of the digestive tract. Due to this, there is the need to pay attention to…
1 hour ago
NDLEA has arrested a Brazilian-returnee with pellets of cocaine concealed in his private parts. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by NDLEA’s Director, Media and Advocacy, Mr Femi Babafemi. Babafemi stated that the suspect was arrested at the arrival hall of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. He stated…
1 hour ago
World leaders mocked Russian President Vladimir Putin's tough-man image at a G7 lunch in Germany on Sunday, joking about whether they should strip down to shirtsleeves -- or even less. "Jackets on? Jackets off? Do we take our coats off?" British Prime Minister Boris Johnson asked as he sat down at the table in Bavaria's…