NSE Promotes Cyber-security Awareness Among Capital Market Stakeholders

                               Consistent with its commitment to providing an efficient and sustainable capital market, the Nigerian Stock Exchange on July 12, 2016 organized the 3rd edition of the Nigerian Capital Market Information Security Forum with the theme “What to do when you are hacked”. This biannual event provides a platform for stakeholders and thought […]

Jesus and the leper. VII

Your Daily Iconic Moments. Jesus and the leper. VII Friday, July 29th, 2016. The leprous man in today’s world wouldn’t be able to go to the movies, the mall, the stadium and the cinema or anywhere there were people. He wouldn’t even be able to get a job no matter or well-read or qualified he […]

Diamond Bank Plc Declares N9.1BN Half Year Profit

  From thisdaylive.com Diamond Bank Plc has released its half year 2016 unaudited financial results. It revealed that its profit after tax dropped to N9.1billion at the end of June 2016, from N12.155 billion in the corresponding period of 2015. The results also showed that its profit before tax during the period under review also plunged to […]

10 Attributes of Self-Made Billionaires

Personal Development Attitude Alex Charfen July 26, 2016 It’s easy to think self-made billionaires just got lucky. Maybe they were in the right place at the right time. Or maybe they stumbled across a discovery that made them a ton of money overnight. But I’ve had the incredible fortune of being around and personally consulting […]

NSE Launches Recruitment Portal

                                                                                                                                          The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE ) has launched an online portal to attract top talent and optimize its recruitment process. The recruitment portal,according to a release from NSE, is expected to enhance the Exchange’s recruitment capability, increase turnaround time and provide a consumer-friendly candidate experience, will handle all […]

Buhari is pushing Ndigbo hard to leave Nigeria – Ezeife

Dr. Chukwuemeka Ezeife, former governor of Anambra State, in this interview, says for the unity of Nigeria not to be negotiable, there must be restructuring of the country. He also accuses President Muhammadu Buhari of pushing Ndigbo out of the country and also corrupting the constitution of Nigeria. Excerpts: By Johnbosco Agbakwuru IS it true […]

UBA’s GMD Calls For Closer Collaboration Among African Central Banks

Outgoing Group Managing Director of pan-African banking group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc Mr Philips Oduoza has called for increased collaboration among African central banks in order to drive intra-African trade on the continent. He said this on July 22, 2016 when he delivered the fourth Valedictory Lecture of the Chartered Institute of Bankers […]

Established in righteousness. VI

Your Daily Iconic Moments. Established in righteousness. VI Wednesday, July 20th, 2016.   A loaded gun in your hands is useless except you pull the trigger. It is being established in your righteousness in Christ that opens the door for you into all the blessings of redemption. There are two necessary triggers that will basically […]

UBA, MasterCard announce Pan African partnership

  …Five year deal across 19 markets focused on driving financial inclusion in Africa   l-r: Chief Executive Director, Nigerian Export Promotion Council, Mr Olusegun Awolowo ; Executive Director, International Trade Centre(ITC), Ms Arancha Gonzalez and Founder, The Tony Elumelu Foundation(TEF), Mr. Tony Elumelu, signing an MoU to support SheTrades; an initiative to promote the involvement […]

IYM 17Convention Calls for Fiscal Federalism ,Fairness in Nigeria

      The Igbo Youth Movement(IYM)at its recently concluded 17 annual convention in Enugu ,Enugu State called among other things for a truly fiscal federal system of government , real democracy and fair treatment of all Nationalities by the powers that be etc in order to salvage our beloved country Nigeria . We hereby present the communique for […]


  Over a dozen groups from the South East and South South rose from a meeting in Umuahia over the weekend calling for an early referendum on the 2014 Confab resolutions, as the only way forward to save Nigerian. The groups condemned the hounding, arrests and intimidation of IPOB members, innocent youths, whose only sin […]

UBA Stock Now Best Performing on The Exchange

    Fitch International, one of the foremost global rating agencies has affirmed United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc’s viability rating at “B”, as the pan-African banking group continue to sustain its benchmark asset quality and strong profitability amidst industry and macroeconomic challenges. UBA is one of the few banks with strong risk management framework, […]


  Leading African businessman and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu CON joined: the First Lady of Nigeria, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, wife of the Vice President of Nigeria, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) CEO, Segun Awolowo and Executive Director of the International Trade Centre (ITC) Ms. Arancha Gonzalez at The Women in Export Stakeholders […]

AfDB and ASEA sign MoU to develop Africa’s capital markets

    The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA) signed a 5-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote resource mobilization to fund Africa’s economic growth. This  will provide a collaborative framework towards deepening and connecting African financial markets. According to a release made available to us the partnership will facilitate […]