DBN to Sign on Commercial Banks, More MFIs before Year-end

 German investor satisfied with bank’s operations Ndubuisi Francis in Abuja Newly-established wholesale development finance institution–Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) said it is to sign on commercial banks and more Micro Finance Institutions (MFIs) before the end of the year. DBN recently commenced lending activities with N5 billion for disbursement through three microfinance banks (MFBs). The…

AWARD: Ambode accepts Transparency Nigeria’s nomination

…As 2017 most transparent gov By Dave Oso Lagos—Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has accepted his nomination as the most transparent governor 2017 by Transparency Nigeria. AMBODE Confirming the governor’s acceptance of his nomination, a letter from the office of the governor’s Chief of Staff, Mr. Kola Aileru, made available to journalists, reads in…

Mrs Buhari honoured by Nigeria-Morocco women business group – Vanguard

Vanguard Mrs Buhari honoured by Nigeria-Morocco women business groupVanguardAbuja – The wife of the President Mrs Aisha Buhari, has expressed her commitment to improving lives of women and children. Aisha Buhari Mrs Buhari said this shortly after she was invested as the Global Grand Patron of Nigeria-Morocco women summit in …Aisha Buhari honoured in MoroccoThe Nation…

Why Nigerian Fulani won’t accept ranching — Miyetti-Allah – Vanguard

Vanguard Why Nigerian Fulani won’t accept ranching — Miyetti-AllahVanguardABUJA—THE Fulani in Nigeria have said they will not accept cattle ranching because the country’s geographical location was not suitable for it. Besides, the Fulani said the species of cows they had, as subsistence livestock farmers, were not good for …Grazing laws: Nigerian cows unsuitable for ranching –Miyetti…

Senate panel queries Total over $16bn Egina project – The Punch

The Punch Senate panel queries Total over $16bn Egina projectThe PunchThe Senate Committee on Local Content has asked Total Upstream Nigeria Limited to provide it with details of the local content in the floating, production, storage and offloading of the Egina project being constructed by the oil major. When completed …Senate queries Total on Nigerian…

Leadway Assurance to empower 1000 new franchise business owners

By Favour Nnabugwu Leadway Assurance Company Limited has announced its franchise branch ownership opportunity scheme, tagged ‘Revolupreneur’, a third-party opportunity for 1,000 entrepreneurs who desire to build their businesses and profit from the growth of the insurance sector. The Leadway Franchise Branch Ownership Opportunity is a ‘no fees’ franchise set to support the franchisees with…

Jeremy Meeks Says His Marriage Was Over Before He Met Topshop Heiress – PopCulture.com

PopCulture.com Jeremy Meeks Says His Marriage Was Over Before He Met Topshop HeiressPopCulture.comJeremy Meeks, the infamous “hot felon,” claims he is in “true love” with Topshop heiress Chloe Green and reveals his marriage was over by the time the two met. “The people who really know me and my family know that my marriage had…

‘Nigeria earned N69.2bn from solid minerals in one year’ – The Punch

The Punch ‘Nigeria earned N69.2bn from solid minerals in one year’The PunchNigeria earned N69.2bn from solid minerals in 2015, representing an increase of 24 per cent on the N55.8bn generated from the sector in 2014, the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative announced on Sunday. In its latest independent audit …Nigeria earned N69.2 Billion from Solid Minerals…