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Investors’ appetite for high dividend stocks pushes index by 2.63%

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Comments

Capital market. Photo: SHUTTERSTOCKThe nation’s stock market closed transactions for the second trading week of the year on a high note, as the market continued to record an early boom,... Read More →

FMDQ admits CPs of Total, two others on platform

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Comments

FMDQ Securities Exchange, through its board listing and markets committee, has approved the quotation of the Total Nigeria Plc’s ₦2.25 billion Series 1, and ₦12.75 billion series... Read More →

Ekiti earmarks N1.4b for Amotekun, N8b for social services

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Comments

AmotekunEkiti State Government is to spend N1.4 billion on Amotekun Corps in 2021, to boost investment and ensure safety of all residents. The Commissioner for Budget, Mr. Femi Ajayi, stated this... Read More →

Kebbi, Kogi kick off FG’s 774,000 jobs

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Comments

Kogi communityThe Special Public Works Programme is part of conscious strategies by the Federal Government to address the rising unemployment and insecurity in some parts of the country. While... Read More →

Three talking points from the Premier League

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Comments

Manchester City’s English midfielder Raheem Sterling (2nd L) scores their fourth goal from this freekick during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Crystal... Read More →

Unclaimed dividends, dormant account balances safer with government, says CAC

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Comments

The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has expressed support for Federal Government’s recent plan to borrow money from unclaimed dividends and dormant bank accounts’ balances to fund... Read More →

Ohanaeze crisis deepens as faction heads for court

Mon Jan 18th, 2021     Comments

Crisis rocking the transition process of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has deepened, as the Chief Uche Okwukwu faction has sued the newly elected President... Read More →

Nigeria Distilleries appreciate staff, fire service, others after warehouse fire

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Comments

Nigeria’s largest manufacturer of spirits and wines, Nigeria Distilleries Limited is appreciating its staff and men of the Ogun State Fire service after the fire incident in one of the... Read More →

Amidst COVID-19, Ogundele strives to make luxury living affordable

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Comments

As the world has been ushered into the year 2021 and as the COVID-19 looms ahead after the second wave has been announced, Managing Director, Sujimoto Construction Company, Sijibomi Ogundele, is... Read More →

Uganda's Bobi Wine urges lifting of 'house arrest'

Sun Jan 17th, 2021     Comments

The billboard of presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, is seen before the announcement of the presidential election results at the gate of National Unity Platform (NUP)... Read More →