By John Meze The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reiterated its commitment to deliver value across the entire value chain of the oil and gas Industry for the benefit of Nigerians and other stakeholders. A release by the Acting Group General Manager, the Group Public Affairs Division...
By John Meze Nigeria's crude oil reserve, which would have been its fail-save during periods of down-turn in the oil and gas  industry, has been depleting due to the  failure of the country to encourage exploration and production which in-turn would have been boosting its reserves.  According to...
By Ben Igbokwe There is strong indication that banks’ worries over prolonged legal battle with their defaulting customers would soon be a thing of past if the call by the Chief Justice of the Federation (CJN), Hon. Dr. Justice Tanko Ibrahim Muhammad for the judiciary to ensure speedy...
Lagos, Nigeria -  The Nigerian Stock Exchange (“The Exchange or NSE) is pleased to announce that it has released its 2018 Sustainability Report titled, “Growth, Innovation and Value Creation”. The report, which is the fifth edition, showcases the Exchange’s sustainability progress along the four pillars of Marketplace, Workplace, Environment and Community.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is developing an African Cotton Initiative (AFRICOTIN) to help to catalyse the African cotton sector, Kanayo Awani, Managing Director of the Bank’s Intra-African Trade Initiative, has announced. Speaking during the launch of the African Corner at the World Cotton...
By Alex Ekemenah Abuja, Nigeria - The Managing Director and Chief Executive Office of the Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim, has disclosed that the primary objective of the NDIC is to help protect and contribute to the financial system stability in the country.
Lagos, Nigeria - Speaking at the Youth Konnekt Forum in Cape Verde yesterday, African investor and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA), charged entrepreneurs to embrace hard work, discipline and sacrifice on their entrepreneurial journey to success.
By Alex Ekemenah The President and Chairman of Council of African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), Professor Benedict Okechukwu Oramah has described African seas and oceans as representing major assets with the potential to accelerate the development of African economies. Prof. Oramah made this remark at the 19th NECCIPR...
Lagos, Nigeria - The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has called on stakeholders in Maritime Sector to include more women in professional services insisting that to do so would erase the ‘unfair’ balance in the sector. She stated this at a conference of women in Africa...
In what seemed like an x-ray of the newly amended 2019 AMCON Act, which was recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari, a legal consultant and Senior Partner, Olaniwun Ajayi -LP, Mr Muyiwa Balogun has challenged the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON); Asset Management Partners (AMPs) and the Inter-Agency...