MTN secures fresh 200b loan, targets capex expansion of 4G services, others
Barely 24 hours after it listed 20.4 billion ordinary shares at N90 on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), MTN has secured fresh loan of ₦200 billion from seven Nigerian financial institutions. This loan is coming barely a year after MTN was also granted ₦200 billion loan by the banks. The new agreement was formally…
Buhari greets Pascal Dozie at 80
Muhammadu Buhari has saluted founder of defunct Diamond Bank, Pascal Gabriel Dozie, as he clocks 80 years. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the president commended the astute businessman’s entrepreneurial spirit, resilience in pursuing investments and willingness to always serve the nation with his experience and wisdom in…
Obi, Nnaji, others seek investment in knowledge economy
Some eminent Nigerians have taken a critical look of the country, declaring that the economy would have fared better if a bulk of the resources deployed...
MTN Group meets FG, others over Nigerian IPO
MTN Group has met with the federal government as part of its commitment to Nigeria and assures the government of its commitment on the planned IPO and diversification of shareholding to Nigerians.
Group restates commitment to SMEs growth, poverty reduction
With a vision to establish Nigeria as a global economic force through empowerment and wealth creation, Stanford Seed Transformation Network Nigeria...
We have positioned Nigeria wrongly - Pascal Dozie
The Chairman, MTN Nigeria, Dr Pacal Dozie, on Monday said that Nigeria’s failure to prioritise agriculture over proceeds from oil had positioned the country wrongly.
Regulators should be enhancers rather than killers of businesses, says Dozie
Corporate Governance is what I call corporate enhancing which helps you increase the RAFT that is Responsibility, Accountability, Fairness and Transparency.
Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria announces changes
The Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria (SCGN) has announced changes on its board. A statement by SCGN said Pascal Dozie has been named the President. He replaces Chief Olusegun Osunkeye, who has served out his tenure.