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Operator urges investors to take position in undervalued securities

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

By Peter Egwuatu Mrs. Toyin Sanni, Group Chief Executive of Emerging Market Limited has urged investors to take position in undervalued securities in the bearish market, just as she blamed the... Read More →

Palliatives needed for importers

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

Over the years, we have shouted ourselves hoarse over the precarious situation of the Apapa ports infrastructure and the attendant traffic chaos. Unless efforts being made to address them begin to... Read More →

Killing the poor & desperate with shylock rates

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

By Henry Boyo “Those Micro-finance banks that we have today, are not ‘giving’ loans at single-digit interest rates”; for example, “You borrow N50,000 for 90 days and... Read More →

Insurance industry grows premium by 22% in Q3’18

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

By Rosemary Onuoha The insurance industry recorded 22 percent increase in gross premium income, year-on-year, to N315 billion in the third quarter (Q3’18) from N258 billion recorded in... Read More →

Buratai must account for spending on Lafiya Dole, Crocodile Smile, others —SERAP, EiE, BudgIT

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

By Kingsley Omonobi Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP; Enough is Enough, EiE, and BudgIT have sent a joint Freedom of Information request to Lt.-General Tukur Buratai, Chief... Read More →

Certainty of increasing poverty under Buhari

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

“And nothing to look backward to with pride And nothing to look forward to with hope. Robert Frost, 1874-1963 (VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ, p 53. By Dele Sobowale Ageing Robert Mugabe... Read More →

Onazi backs Eagles to win AFCON 2019

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has backed the national team to win the Africa Cup of Nations next year based on the club performances of the team’s players. Onazi The Super Eagles... Read More →

Our cost of transaction, fees, attractive — SEC boss

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

By Nkiruka Nnorom The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has refuted the claim that the Nigerian capital market is one of the most expensive in the world, saying that cost of transaction in... Read More →

CBN urges finance houses to maximise opportunities in revised guidelines

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

By Babajide Komolafe The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has charged finance houses to maximise opportunities offered in the revised guidelines to expand their scope of business and increase their... Read More →

Force alone not enough to defeat terrorism – Policy makers, experts

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Comments

By Kenneth Ehigiator, News Editor Doha—Current and past decision makers as well as defence experts from across the world, yesterday, rose from the 18th Doha Forum with a declaration that... Read More →