Category Archives: Banking

Evaluating Buhari’s economic achievements, challenges 4 years after

Evaluating Buhari’s economic achievements, challenges 4 years after

Since he assumed office in May 29, 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari has embarked on quite a number of economic reforms which have yielded turnaround results

Emefiele preaches patriotism to operators in public, private sectors

Emefiele preaches patriotism to operators in public, private sectors

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has taken his message of economic patriotism to the University of Benin, where he

Nigeria has receded, Emefiele declares

Nigeria has receded, Emefiele declares

CBN gov predicts tough times ahead • Says govt earns N35.2 billion stamp duties • Economists blame rising food price as inflation hits 11.37% The

Giving Microfinance banking a facelift

Giving microfinance banking a facelift

Globally, microfinance banks (MFBs) are known for their intermediation role, especially in the provision of financial services to micro and small businesses with the primary

As UBA remains resilient

As UBA remains resilient

With a 21 per cent growth in profit after tax in the first quarter ended March 31, 2019, amidst a challenging operating environment, the United

Mixed reactions as Buhari nominates Emefiele as CBN gov

Mixed reactions as Buhari nominates Emefiele as CBN gov

Mixed reactions have greeted the reappointment of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele. While some exoerts said the development was

Amaechi inaugurates modern facilities at MAN Oron

Amaechi inaugurates modern facilities at MAN Oron

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has given a vote of confidence on the management of Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron for its sustained

Nigeria’s April production below budget benchmark

Nigeria’s April production below budget benchmark

Notwithstanding its increased production output of 1.95 million barrels daily (mbd) for April, according to the latest S&P Global Platts survey, Nigeria’s output remains below

Wema Bank shareholders approve N1.157m dividend after 14years

Wema Bank shareholders approve N1.157m dividend after 14years

Shareholders of Wema Bank Plc have applauded the management for improved performance in 2018, and enhancing their return on investment through dividend payout after 14

Bearish run plunges market index further by N46 billion

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), sustained a bearish run for the third consecutive day, occasioned by price losses in most bellwethers, resulting to a further

CBN, Unity Bank partner on cotton seed

CBN, Unity Bank partner on cotton seed

In line with the commitment to grow the Nigerian economy through the revival of Agriculture as the major economic catalyst, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in partnership

Sterling Bank appoints three new directors

CBN Grants La Fayette national microfinance banking licence

Sterling Bank Plc has appointed three new directors to strengthen its board of directors. A statement from the bank said the new directors were Messrs