Saturday , April 29 2017

Capital Market

Money Market

CBN Offers $100m in Wholesale Forwards

Buoyed by the impact of its interventions and stability in the foreign exchange market, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Thursday, April 27, 2017 offered the sum of $100 million to authorized dealers to meet the requests of wholesale customers at the forex auction in the interbank wholesale window. ...

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Runway Jazz 2017: UBA powers music and business masterclass

The  countdown has begun to the most anticipated and insightful learning experience at the Runway Jazz 2017 Music and Business Masterclass, taking place on April 29, 2017 in the Grand Ballroom of Eko Hotels & Suites, Lagos, Nigeria.  The Masterclass is a prelude to the Runway Jazz Concert, a special ...

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Brand News

INTELS bags NIPR excellence award

Head, Government and Public Affairs of INTELS Nigeria Limited, Mr. David Alagoa (left) receiving the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Rivers State Branch “Award for Excellence in Public Relations and Community Development” from Chief Ferdinand Alabraba in Port Harcourt, Rivers State recently. Nigeria’s oil and gas logistics giant, INTELS ...

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Business Wheels

Total Ghana introduces two new lubricant products

Total Petroleum Ghana Limited has launched two new lubricant products Total Petroleum Ghana Limited, the Oil Marketing Company which has been known over the years for its quality lubricants, has launched two new lubricant products in the Total Quartz range: Total Quartz INEO MC3 5W30 and INEO Long Life 5W30. ...

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Dangote’s new Pasta products hit the market

*To compete with rice consumption In a major strategic move to grow its market equity in Africa, Dangote Flour has unveiled new improved pasta products called ‘Ecccellente’. The re-vamped Pasta, is expected to reduce the dependency on rice consumption by Nigerians. Speaking at the Grand Customer Launch Event in Kano ...

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NEXIM Bank injects $10m in Golden Guinea Breweries

In a bid to restore and  rehabilite the abandoned Golden Guinea Breweries Plc, the  Nigeria Export Import Bank (NEXIM), says it has injected $10 million the beer company. The loan facility was obtained by a core investor, Pan Marin Limited, in Umuahia Abia State, with about 90% control for a medium ...

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Lagos pays Accrued Rights Of N27,409b To 6,267 Retirees in Two Years

L-R: Chairman House Committe  on Establishments Training and Pension, Adedayo Famakiwa,  Commissioner, Lagos State Ministry of Establishments, Training and Pensions, Dr. Akintola, Benson Oke presenting cetificate to one of the retirees, Director General Folashade Onanuga and another staffs look with amazement at the event.           *Presents Bond Certificates ...

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Premium Pension Rewards Winner of Social Media Campaign

  Executive Director, Business Development and Investment, Premium Pension Limited, Mr. Kayode Akande, Mr Anifowose Segun Johnson and Mr Wilson Ideva, Managing Director/CEO during the presentation of prizes to the winners of the Reward4DHustle Campaign organized by Premium Pension Limited. Mr. Anifowose Segun Johnson of Glaberima Cuisine, Lagos won the Grand Prize – Participation ...

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News from Nigeria

Nigeria’s Greatness Lies in its Diversity-VP Osinbajo

Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Vice President April 19, 2017/Press Release “A lot of those who say we are better divided as a nation, don’t understand that the greatness of this country lies first in its diversity and then in the size of the country”, says Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, ...

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2018 Census To Cost Nigeria N272bn- NPC

The Director-General of the National Population Commission (NPC), Dr Ghaji Bello , has said that the proposed 2018 National Population Census  will cost an estimated N272 billion. He disclosed this in New York, the United States (U.S.) that the Federal Government was expected to fund the exercise by only 51 per ...

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Africa News

AfDB partners London Stock Exchange Group

…hosts Inaugural Africa launch of ‘Companies to Inspire Africa 2017’ The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) in collaboration with London Stock Exchange Group, hosted the inaugural African Launch of the ‘Companies to Inspire Africa 2017’ Report on Wednesday, 26 April 2017 at its headquarters in Abidjan. The ‘Companies to Inspire ...

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Crime Reports

Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in prison

Convicted murderer and former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was found hanged in his Massachusetts prison cell yesterday morning, officials said, just days after his acquittal in a double murder case. The 27-year-old former tight end for the New England Patriots hanged himself with a bedsheet attached to a window in his ...

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