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23 Jul
The seventh season of Big Brother Naija will have a double launch this weekend on Saturday, July 23, and Sunday, July 24, at 7 pm on Africa Magic Showcase, Urban and Family. The show will also air on the 24/7 Big Brother Naija channel on DStv 198 and GOtv channel 29, as well as on Showmax.
11 Jul
The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Financial Institutions Training Centre (FITC), Chizor Malize, during a media interview with GEOFF IYATSE, talks about the necessity
13 Oct 2021
Despite the worth of Nigeria Exchange Limited (NGX), estimated to be in excess of N20 trillion, financial technology (Fintech) firms are looking beyond the shores of Nigeria...
13 Aug 2021
Saving has become a golden financial tip that everyone who desires financial security works with. It is increasingly touted as one of the many ways by which you can grow your income and build stable wealth while reaching long- and short-term financial goals. With saving, every note counts as small amounts do add up over…
25 Apr 2021
Udux is set to launch a new product called PopRev in partnership with renowned online savings and investment platform, PiggyVest.
9 Feb 2021
Cryptocurrency trading platform Luno said it has paused naira deposits after the Central Bank of Nigeria placed a ban on cryptocurrencies in the country. "Luno is aware of the circular issued by the Central Bank of Nigeria advising financial institutions in the country to close bank accounts held by cryptocurrency service providers," the trading platform…
7 Feb 2021
Many Nigerians were thrown into panic on Sunday as major technology-driven financial institutions that make use of virtual bank accounts provided by Providus Bank for subscriber's savings and investments announced the removal of the accounts provided by the bank. Some of the fintech firms include investment and savings platform Piggyvest, Risevest, Agropartnership, Chaka, Monnify and…
31 Jan 2021
“So how do I explain to all my awesome, incredible new followers that this kind of day is only once in a while and I’m mostly tweeting memes on here?” Odun Eweniyi tweets on January 25, 2021. With the name “Tech Bro” as her name on her Twitter handle, one can decipher the personality that…
25 Nov 2019
During Nigeria’s colonization, developing entrepreneurial or vocational skills were not at the centre of the colonialist minds when they wanted to rule us and impose their form of civilization. Instead of trying to understand our traditional skills and natural potential, the colonial masters concentrated more on what they viewed was of utmost importance, which was…
5 Oct 2019
Omilola Oshikoya International is a wealth and finance advisory, training and coaching company founded in 2015 by Africa’s wealth connoisseur, Omilola Oshikoya. Recently launching the Tech World of Finance under Wofin Tech Limited, a subsidiary, she talks to TOBI AWODIPE on what WOFIN is all about and how it can help reduce the financial inclusion…
7 Jul 2019
To bridge housing deficit in the country and make it easier for middle class to purchase landed property, LandWey, a real estate firm, has partnered an online savings and investment platform, PiggyVest.
7 Jul 2019
To bridge housing deficit in the country and make it easier for middle class to purchase landed property, LandWey, a real estate firm, has partnered an online savings and investment platform, PiggyVest. Unveiling the partnership in Lagos, the companies said their coming together was borne out of the need to reduce the financial burdens on…


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Sweden's Public Health Agency said Friday it was no longer recommending that children aged 12 to 17 get vaccinated against Covid-19, citing the "very low risk" for the group.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday annexed four territories in Ukraine controlled by his army at a grand ceremony in the Kremlin and urged Kyiv to lay down its arms and negotiate an end to seven months of fighting.
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Every nut tells its own story, ranging from how it was grown, cracked open, processed, and then packed for final consumption. That story starts with hard-working farmers and processing workers, but many face real and present challenges in their day-to-day lives. That is why Sonata is setting realistic targets and goals to tackle the most pressing issues in the cashew supply chain, starting with farmer training and engagement to help empower them financially.
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After years of decline, the planet is now witnessing a "worrying upsurge" in cholera outbreaks, the World Health Organization warned Friday.
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The Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Sambo, said his vision for the transportation sector was to inaugurate a national transport policy before May 2023.