Category: Business

FCMB Partners NetPlus On Electronic Business Settlement

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has announced its partnership with NetPlus for the provision of integrated and electronic business settlement support for merchants and other interests in Nigeria. NetPlus is a growing Nigerian e-commerce...

N174b Airports Remodeling Project: How Well?

In continuation of our special report on airport infrastructure renewal project embarked upon in 2011 by the Federal Government through the then Aviation minister, Mrs. Stella Oduah, which gulped $870 million (N174 billion), analysts,...

Economists Counsel Buhari On Plugging Leakages

The incoming administration of Muhammadu Buhari, has been advised to plug every leakage in all the government sectors, increase public sector efficiency and invest in human capital in order to have a desired impact....

Most Nigerian Cities Lack Planning – Ogunleye

oses Ogunleye, former Lagos chapter chairman of the Nigeria Institute of Town Planners (NITP) is the chairman of the Lagos Housing Fair. In this interview, he made it clear to this correspondent, Nkasiobi Oluikpe,...

Financial Inclusion: Experts Score Banks Low

The efforts of deposit money banks in the country in driving the financial inclusion policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have been described as inadequate. This was the opinion of economic and...

Profit Taking Sustains Slide On NSE

Sell pressure, which further dragged trading on the floor of The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in the previous day trading, continued on Thursday as profit taking sustained the slide. At the close of trading,...

CBN Recertifies 74 More BDCs Operators

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has again recertified 74 more Bureaux De Change (BDCs) operators to continue in operation. This brings the total number of BDCs that have so far met the new...

Nigeria to Sell N60b Bonds May 13

Nigeria plans to sell N60 billion ($300 million) of 5, 10 and 20-year sovereign bonds on May 13, the Debt Management Office (DMO) said on Tuesday. This will be the fifth debt auction during...