FCMB pays N6.96bn for 60% stake in Legacy

First City Monument Bank Plc has acquired additional 60 percent stake in Legacy Pension Managers Limited for N6.96 billion as analysts are betting that the new acquisition could underpin the lenders future earnings. The Nigerian lender intends to leverage on its holdings of the subsidiary to diversify its earnings and increase profitability. Analysts concur with……

Dogara begs Buhari to lead anti-human trafficking fight

From Kemi Yesufu, Abuja  Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to lead the fight  against modern day slavery.  Dogara, who resumed work, yesterday, after his participation in a conference  convened by the president of Italy’s Chamber of Deputies, Laura Bodrini on “Women empowerment and the fight against trafficking in…

Fr. Mbaka declares war on old leaders

From Chidi Nnadi, Enugu Ahead of the December crusade, spiritual director of Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, has vowed to support youths to take over leadership positions in the country. The Enugu Catholic fiery priest made this declaration during his ministration at an all-night inter-denominational crusade organised by the Directorate of Inter Faith,…