Thursday, 21st October 2021
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2 days ago
All is set for the 17th All Nigeria Editors’ Conference starting on Thursday, with Publisher of Premium Times, Mr. Dapo Olorunyomi; Editor-in-Chief of Leadership Newspaper, Azu Ishiekwene
23 Sep
UBA Foundation has announced the commencement of the 2021 edition of its yearly National Essay Competition.
15 Sep
With renewed appetite in the shares of UACN Property Development Company (UPDC) and Academy Press, the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) halted its losing streak to close in an upbeat yesterday, causing market capitalisation to increase by N3 billion.
14 Sep
Amid harsh operating environment, United Bank for Africa Plc has posted a profit after tax (PAT) of N60.6 billion in its half-year (H1) operations as against N44.4 billion recorded in 2020.
3 Aug
The Association of Anambra State Registered Voters (ASARVOTE) has implored the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to enlist the candidates of the All Progressives Congress
19 Jul
The financial service industry (measured by volume) closed higher at the end of last week's transactions on the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX). It led the activity chart with 732.418 million shares valued at N7.213 billion traded in 9,131 deals, thus contributing 72.62 per cent to the total equity turnover. Following the financial sector, last week…
1 Jul
United Bank of Africa Plc has rolled out an audacious but “prudent” machine-lending programme, which promises to scale up competition in the technology-driven lending space.
11 Jun
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, and Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH, a German Development Finance Institution, have entered into a partnership aimed at supporting small and medium scale businesses (SMEs) in Nigeria.
23 Apr
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has posted N40.6 billion profit before tax (PBT) in its first-quarter 2021 operations against N32.7 billion recorded in the corresponding period in 2020.
5 Apr
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has announced that it has spearheaded strategic investments in digital banking and technology platforms that would guarantee...
9 Mar
United Bank for Africa Plc has announced its audited results for the year ended December 31, 2020, recording impressive growth across its top and bottom lines.
9 Mar
United Bank for Africa Plc is changing the face of digital banking services with its new mobile banking app aimed at delivering first-rate services to customers.


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A former Manager with the Zenith Bank Plc, Dr. Osadebe Osakwe has dragged the publisher of Sahara Reporters Mr. Omoyele Sowore and the Sahara Reporters Media group to a Lagos High Court seeking the sum of N250 million each as damages from the defendants for alleged defamation of character. Dr. Osadebe who is also the…