March 22, 2019

Nigeria Update: Swift2pay launches online payment

Swift2pay, Mr. Amadi said, is an innovation that enables Nigerians to move around with a smart wallet that has an additional feature of the ATM card. […]
March 22, 2019

Nigeria Update: Vetiva Capital Management Limited, Climate Finance Advisory Limited And African Guarantee Fund (West Africa) Sign Partnership Agreement To Promote Financing Of Green Energy Projects In Nigeria

Vetiva Capital Management Limited (“Vetiva”) is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Climate Finance Advisory Limited (“CFAL”) and the African Guarantee […]
March 22, 2019

World Update: Four in 10 Britons worried, angry about Brexit

Around four in 10 British adults have been left feeling powerless, angry or worried by Brexit in the last year, according to a poll out Friday. […]
March 22, 2019

World Update: Pound up but still faces pressure after Brexit delay deal

The pound rose Friday but was struggling to claw back its latest losses after the EU gave Britain a Brexit deadline extension, while equity markets were […]
March 22, 2019

Nigeria Update: Bears strengthen hold, as investors’ wealth plunge by N90 billion

Following price losses incurred by the bellwethers, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), extended its negative sentiment to six successive trading sessions, as investors’ wealth plunged by […]
March 19, 2019

World Update: Boeing unveils world’s longest plane amid crisis

Leading airplane manufacturer, Boeing, has unveiled the first fully assembled Boeing 777X – the world’s longest passenger jetliner. The launch, earlier scheduled for last Wednesday, was […]
March 19, 2019

World Update: Hong Kong to build $79 bn artificial island

Hong Kong plans to build one of the world’s largest artificial islands with an eye-watering $79 billion price tag, city officials announced Tuesday. The government’s HK$624 […]
March 19, 2019

Nigeria Update: Access Bank records 58 per cent profit in full year

Access Bank Plc full year audited financial results for the period ended December 31, 2018, showed 58 per cent rise in Profit after Tax (PAT) to […]
March 19, 2019

Nigeria Update: Zenith Bank posts N232b PBT, proposes N2.80 dividend in 2018

Zenith Bank Plc has announced a Profit Before Tax (PBT) of N232 billion for the 12 months ended December 31, 2018, representing an increase of 16.6 […]
March 19, 2019

Nigeria Update: Stock market reopens bearish, indices down by N7 billion

Transactions on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) reopened on a downward note yesterday, following price losses suffered by most blue-chip stocks, as […]