Ihedioha appoints Uwaleke finance commissioner
Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has appointed Professor Uche Uwaleke as the state’s Commissioner of Finance. Uwaleke will bring to bear in the State Finance Ministry, many years of solid experience in financial management.
SEC, ACMAN partner on capital market institute’s studies
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Association of Capital Market Academics of Nigeria (ACMAN) have entered into a partnership to develop a curriculum for the Nigerian Capital Market Institute (NCMI).
MTN ready for listing, completes share registration with SEC
MTN Nigeria Communications Plc (MTN) has announced the successfully completion of the registration of 20,354,513,050 ordinary shares of N0.02...
CBN tweaks 32-month-old policy rate, opts for growth
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday took local and international investors by surprise, cutting the 32-month-old Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) by 0.5 per cent to 13.5 per cent...
‘Why government must prioritise capital market issues’
Piqued by the non-inclusive approach of Nigeria’s economic growth in the past few years, capital market experts at the weekend, stressed the need for government to position the market at the centre of policy formulation in order to achieve a more vibrant and competitive market post-election. The stakeholders insisted that as the economy has returned…
Osinbajo should chair council for capital market master plan
It is no longer news that the Nigerian equities market, with a disappointing record of -18.84 per cent Year-to-Date return, was among the poor performing stock markets...
Government loses claims on efficiency with N4tr recurrent expenditure plan
If there is efficiency in Nigeria’s governance, it has not been in the last fours and would remain a pipe dream, until it is realised, possibly in distant future, as about N500 billion additional cost is projected this year, despite revenue shortfalls.
‘FG should explore capital market window for university funding’
It is public knowledge that the kernel of the current industrial action is funding of public universities in Nigeria. University teachers are not happy with government over the non-implementation of the Memorandum of Agreement ....
‘How to curb incidence of banks’ failure in Nigeria’
As the nation grapples with the issue of Skye Bank takeover, the bank’s shareholders, University Dons, Professors Franklin Ngwu and Uche Uwaleke...