China-style state-led growth won’t work in Africa, Okonjo Iweala warns
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China-style state-led growth won’t work in Africa, Okonjo Iweala warns

China has funneled billions of dollars into aid, loans and business deals on the African…

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Nigerian economy maintains strong growth, grew by 1.95% in Q1 2018 – NBS
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Nigerian economy maintains strong growth, grew by 1.95% in Q1 2018 – NBS

Ebun Francis| The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Monday said that Nigeria’s Gross Domestic…

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I want to be Africa’s biggest philanthropist – Dangote
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I want to be Africa’s biggest philanthropist – Dangote

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, over the weekend said he wants to be the biggest…

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Improved trade, FX incomes push Fidelity Bank profit up 7%
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Improved trade, FX incomes push Fidelity Bank profit up 7%

Despite the tough operating environment, Fidelity Bank plc rode on the back of improved non-interest…

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41 banned items not qualified under Nigeria-China currency swap- CBN
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41 banned items not qualified under Nigeria-China currency swap- CBN

Emeka Ejere| The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said the Nigeria-China currency swap deal would…

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AMCON takes over Stella Oduah’s assets
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AMCON takes over Stella Oduah’s assets

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) on Friday said it has taken over Sea…

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Supreme court rules that Akingbola has case to answer in N5bn fraud suit
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Supreme court rules that Akingbola has case to answer in N5bn fraud suit

The Supreme Court on Friday ruled that, Erastus Akingbola, the former managing director of the…

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CBN lifts retail SMIS with $293m
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CBN lifts retail SMIS with $293m

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, May 18, 2018, lifted the Retail Secondary…

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UBA innovates with another first, ‘UBA Learn’ targeted at empowering students
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UBA innovates with another first, ‘UBA Learn’ targeted at empowering students

The pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa(UBA) has introduced a unique and innovative product,…

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NEC ask NNPC, others to refund N526bn, $21bn to federation account
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NEC ask NNPC, others to refund N526bn, $21bn to federation account

The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday demanded the refund of N526billion and $21b unpaid…

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