Monday, 25th September 2023


14 Jul
Wema Bank, one of Nigeria's leading commercial banks, has announced the lifting of the embargo on the suspension of international transactions on naira cards.
19 Dec 2022
During the U.S-Africa Business Forum, Visa announced a pledge to invest $1 billion in Africa over the next five years to advance resilient, innovative, and inclusive economies across the continent.
7 Oct 2022
West African countries require visas on arrival to enter one another’s territory. But many of the citizens move across borders without valid travel documents, let alone, getting visas on arrival..
31 Aug 2022
United Bank for Africa has announced a partnership with Visa, which will reward its customers with grand prospects, including offering four lucky winners an all-expense-paid
21 Jun 2022
In Nigeria, opening of international borders, relaxation of travel restrictions, resumption of international flights, widespread
21 Feb 2022
Innovative fintech startups across Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa (CEMEA) are invited to sign up to gain exposure and access to Visa’s network, as well as a total of $45,000 in prize money. Under the Visa Everywhere Initiative (VEI), which is a global open innovation programme, fintech and payment startups would…
20 Dec 2021
House of Representatives has decried engagement of consultants by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to manage visa and passport related matters at the nation’s missions across the world.
28 Jul 2021
Digital payments platform, Visa has spent $9 billion in technology to shape the future of commerce across the globe in the last five years. The investments were targeted at delivering...
9 Jun 2021
The U.S. Mission Country Consular Coordinator, Susan Tuller, has said the Mission in Nigeria will continue to prioritise student visa appointments throughout the summer months.
1 Mar 2021
The year 2020 was a challenging one, with the pandemic bringing global healthcare institutions and businesses to near collapse. Increasing economic and political uncertainty have also created an upsurge in demand for second citizenship solutions as families plan to hedge against such uncertainty.
31 Jan 2021
A new visa scheme offering millions of Hong Kongers a pathway to British citizenship went live on Sunday as the city's former colonial
26 Nov 2020
The United Kingdom (UK) has disclosed that over 9,000 students from Nigeria were granted a UK student visa in 2019, making it a 27 per cent increase on the previous year.


18 mins ago
Despite the despondent state of electricity supply in Nigeria, the Federal Government has spent nothing less than N2.8 trillion to subsidise electricity consumption from 2015 to June, 2023.
31 mins ago
• CSOs claim NLC leadership working for opposition • Strike to further impoverish workers, says NECA • TUC insists on shutting down activities in Lagos today over RTEAN • MC Oluomo led-Lagos park committee warns TUC against protest The Organised Private Sector of Nigeria (OPSN) has called on the Federal Government and labour unions to…
42 mins ago
President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday announced that France would withdraw its ambassador from Niger, followed by the French military contingent in the coming months, a move welcomed by Niger's military leaders as a "step towards sovereignty". Macron's announcement comes two months after a coup in the west African country that ousted the pro-Paris president. "France…
47 mins ago
History is set to be made at the 2023 IBB Golf Club Independence Golf tournament, where the grand winner will drive away with a brand-new car from Peugeot Automobile Nigeria for the first time. Over 500 players from Nigeria and four other countries will jostle for glory in the prestigious event holding at the IBB Golf Club from September…
48 mins ago
Delta State young athletes have appealed to Governor Sheriff Oborevwori to extend the tenure of the Chairman of the Sports Commission, Chief Tonobok Okowa, for at least two years, to enable him to “fine-tune” their sporting career. Okowa’s second tenure as chairman of Delta Sports Commission will end in February, 2024, but the young athletes…