UBA Plc Big Wins at Interswitch Awards

     United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, recently added to its growing list of laurels by emerging best institution in two esteemed categories at the prestigious Interswitch Awards and Gala.   UBA , beat other nominees in its category, taking away the prize for the Fastest Growing Bank Partner given to the bank with […]

Power Shift at NSE:Aig-Imokhuede,Dangote,Orji,Abegunde,Aina Bow Out

 There is an obvious power shift of sorts as some titans of industry and the capital market; namely Nigerian Stock Exchange(NSE) out-going President Aigboje Aig-Imokhuede,its Former President Aliko Dangote, Mr. Oluwole Abegunde (Business Administrator, Stockbroker),Hebert Orji (Banker),Mr. Oladipo Aina (Economist, Stockbroker), Engr. Muhammad Daggash (Technocrat, Engineer) etc have bowed out as board members of the […]

NSE Holds its 2nd Market Data Workshop Oct.4

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in partnership with Thomson Reuters and other capital market participants, is set to host the second edition of the NSE Market Data Workshop. The event is scheduled to hold on Wednesday, 4 th October, 2017 at The Civic Center, Victoria Island, Lagos. The workshop themed “Market Data: The bedrock of […]

The NSE and Ciuci Consulting Partner to Recognize 10 SME’s

 The Nigerian Stock Exchange ( NSE) and Ciuci  Consulting, a leading Strategy and Consumer Intelligence Company have concluded arrangement to launch  the Nigeria Business Composite 10 (NiBC 10) which will take place on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at the Stock Exchange House, Lagos. According the press statement  from the NSE the NIBC 10 is a […]

UBA Owes its Half Year Financial Result to Good Customer Service-GMD

The Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc  audited half year financial results ended June 30, 2017, show  that the bank  grew its gross earnings for the period by 34.5 percent to N222.7 billion, as against N165.6 billion reported in June 2016. This impressive performance, which reflects the strong momentum of UBA’s business and its increasing […]

AESN Holds 12th Induction Ceremony

The Association of Economist & Statisticians of Nigeria(AESN)during its 12th induction and 13th Mandatory training ceremony inducted 14 new associate members,7 fellows and 5 full members. Speaking during the event the Chief Registrar of AESN,Mr Olusola Akinfolarin expressed the joy of the association and congratulated the new inductees. He said the occasion offers a credible […]

Africa Prudential Awarded Best Registrar In West Africa

Africa Prudential Registrars Plc has been named the Best Registrar Firm in West Africa by Africa-Canada Trade Alliance at  the West Africa Innovation and Excellence Awards ceremony which held at Abuja recently.   According to a letter issued by the organisers, the innovation award celebrates outstanding innovations, brands and personalities in the public and private […]

LCCI Applauds The Removal of Customs Check-Points on The Highways

  The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry [LCCI] has applauded the recent directive from the Customs headquarters removing all customs check-points outside 40 kilometers of the nation’s land borders.  Similarly, all customs checkpoints outside the ports areas have been ordered to be removed. Compliance is to be effected on or before 11th August 2017.  […]

Senate, NSDC laud BUA Group on BIP commitment

  Abdulsamad Rabiu. Chairman/CEO. The Senate Committee on Industries and the National Sugar Development Council (NSDC) has lauded the operations of BUA Group through its sugar subsidiaries, the BUA Sugar Refinery in Lagos and the Lafiagi Sugar Company in Kwara State. According to a release from the company ,speaking during a working visit to BUA Sugar […]

NSE X-Academy is Good For The Capital Market-Onyema

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recently at an interactive session launched X-Academy, a knowledge-platform designed to provide education services to individuals who want to gain a better understanding of various aspects of the capital markets. X-Academy offers a wide range of courses geared towards bridging the knowledge gap of dealing members, issuers, investors and the […]

LCCI Commends VP’s Executive Orders on Ease of Doing Business

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry(LCCI) has commended the recently signed Executive Orders by the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, towards changing the ways government business and operations are conducted in the country forthwith. We also note with appreciation the robust level of consultations on ease of doing business that preceded the signing of […]

FG is Ready Now to Revive Export-NEPC DG/CEO

  The CEO of Nigerian Export Promotion Council ,Segun Awolowo has said that the federal government is now set to boost our export potentials,maintaining that the move is already generating changes as the nation over the last one year improved its non-oil receipts to N5.29trillion from N4.48trillion. According to him the above numbers from the […]