Aje Festival 2021: Ooni Charges Government to Direct Economic Policies to Nigerians

The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has charged the Federal and state governments to direct economic policies and other laudable programmes at the entire citizenry. Ooni Ogunwusi, the Co-Chairman of National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (NCTRN) gave the charge during the […]

False! Lasaco Assurance Shares not Suspended-Company Cries Out

Foremost Insurance Company, Lasaco, has denied ongoing media reports that its shares has been suspended indefinitely by the Nigeria Stock Exchange. The company in a statement made available to newsmen in Lagos on Wednesday denied the reports while setting the records straight. Read the full statement below. Our attention has […]

Stanbic IBTC Gives N34.8m In Scholarship to Successful UTME Students


Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has awarded scholarships to successful candidates in the 2019 and 2020 University Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). This was done as part of its aspiration to encourage hardwork and excellence in academic pursuit. The 87 beneficiaries were drawn from the 36 […]

Fidelity Bank Plc Successfully Issues Largest Ticket Tier II Local Bonds in Nigeria


Fidelity Bank Plc has successfully issued 10 years N41.21 billion in fixed rate unsecured subordinated bond at a 8.5 percent coupon rate due in 2031. The bond issuance which was fully subscribed given that total investor interest and commitments in the bonds were N56.6 billion, adds to the impressive portfolio […]

Breaking: WTO Finally Appoints Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala As New DG

The World Trade Organization has appointed Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as its first female and first African leader. Dr Okonjo-Iweala’s appointment will take effect from March 1st. The World Trade Organization reports announcing Dr. Mrs okonjo-Iweala’s appointment was posted on WTO website about 5 minutes ago. The Announcement says ”WTO members […]

Access Bank Leads Banker’s Committee In Revamping And Restoration Of National Theatre In Lagos


Topmost financial inclusion bank, Access Bank has On Sunday February 14, 2021, thrown its weight behind Revamping and Restoration of the National Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos State, Nigeria. The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Revamping and Restoration of the National Theatre was signed between the Federal Government and Central Bank […]

Sterling Bank Partners Zipline On Medical Drone Delivery Service

Sterling Bank’s Health Technology Partner; Zipline has signed a service level agreement with Kaduna State Government for the implementation of drones in the health supply chain system. Zipline, is a global drone delivery service and will use autonomous delivery drones to help transform emergency healthcare and expand access to critical […]

With FirstMonie Wallet, Your Valentine Has Got A Boost With Bonus Data and Airtime


You’ve got Firstmonie Wallet on your phone? Did I hear you say Yes… then, count yourself lucky because your first daily recharge and data subscription between 13 – 15 February will give you the opportunity to speak more to your loved ones, or spend more time on your favourite social […]