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1 Aug 2019
Following sell-offs in highly capitalised stocks, the Nigerian stock market sustained sliding profile at the end of yesterday’s transactions, causing the All-Share Index...
3 May 2019
Following bargain hunting in some high cap stocks, especially Transcorp, and Japaul Oil, trading on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange..
27 Mar 2019
The bears sustained hold on the equities sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday, as more blue-chip stocks depreciated in price, especially Wema Bank and Presco, causing the All-Share Index to decline further by 0.01 per cent. Specifically, the All-Share Index shed 3.46 absolute points, representing a dip of 0.01 per cent to close…
15 Mar 2019
Transactions on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed on a downward note yesterday, occasioned by sell pressure in some blue-chip stocks, especially Learn Africa and Transcorp Hotel, as market capitalisation depreciated by N56 billion. Yesterday, the All Share Index (ASI) was down by 149.49 absolute points, representing an increase of 0.48…
19 Feb 2019
Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp), has announced its audited results for the year ended 31st December 2018, with a 94 per cent growth in Profit After Tax (PAT) of ₦20.6 billion in 2018 compared to ₦10.6 billion achieved in the corresponding period of 2017.       The Group turnover grew by 30 per…
13 Feb 2019
Despite the political anxieties ahead of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections, the equities market closed higher yesterday, extending its eight consecutive days of bull transition driven by positive sentiments for financial services stocks. Amid tensed atmosphere, investors sustained interest in the shares of companies in the banking sub-sector ahead of others in transactions dominated…
27 Jan 2019
The book is a detailed exposé of the attempt by Chief Olusegun Obasanjo to extend his tenure as president of Nigeria. What makes the book even more in demand is the fact that Chief Obasanjo is on record saying he never asked for, nor demanded.....
4 Jan 2019
The equity market extended the losing streak for the second trading day of the year as indices plunge further by N111 billion. At the close of trading yesterday, the All- share index (ASI) shed 298.74 points, representing 0.96 per cent for depreciation to close at 30,771.32 points. Similarly, the market capitalisation shed N111 billion at…
24 Jul 2018
Equity transactions on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) reopened upbeat yesterday, following price gains recorded by most Highly Capitalised (High Cap) stocks, as market capitalisation rose by N39billion.
28 Jun 2018
Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp), one of Nigeria’s leading conglomerates, has appointed Mrs. Owen Omogiafo as an Executive Director with effect from July 1, 2018.She will in her new role support in driving and delivering on Transcorp’s strategic ....
8 May 2018
Shareholders of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) have commended the management of the company for their effort and commitment towards bringing the investment conglomerate back to profitability.
2 May 2018
Shareholders of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp), have commended the management for their effort and commitment towards bringing the investment conglomerate back to profitability.


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President Muhammadu Buhari has described Thursday’s attack in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State as a direct assault on Nigeria that will not go unpunished. In a statement by his media aide, Malam Garba Shehu, on Friday in Abuja, President Buhari paid tributes to the gallant men of the security forces who lost their…
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A Federal High Court in Kano, presided over by Justice Abdullahi Liman, on Friday restrained the Kano State Government from borrowing N10 billion for the installation of Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras. A coalition of NGOs, the Kano First Forum (KFF) filed a motion exparte dated June 27, sworn by the Director-General of the Association Dr…
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Lekki Adult Literacy And Vocational Centre (LALVC) has graduated its first set of students.
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President Xi Jinping hailed China's rule over Hong Kong on Friday as he led 25th anniversary celebrations of the city's handover from Britain, insisting that democracy was flourishing despite a years-long political crackdown that has silenced dissent.
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Sri Lanka's inflation hit a ninth consecutive record in June, official data showed Friday, rising to 54.6 percent a day after the IMF asked the bankrupt nation to rein in galloping prices and corruption.