Leading banks in Nigeria have reported a significant rise in income from fees they charge customers for use of their various electronic banking services.
Petroleum products supply to the Northern part of the country received a boost yesterday as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, re-commissioned its Kano Depot, even amidst encomiums poured on the Corporation for reviving the facility.
The Lagos State Government has launched a free public Wi-Fi project at parks and gardens in Lagos in partnership with MainOne.
OGUNCCIMA lauds Dangote Group’s collaboration as Group’s subsidiaries offer products at subsidised prices
The Ogun State Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (OGUNCCIMA) has commended the Pan African Conglomerate, Dangote Group for its giant strides in economic development of the country through massive investments in several sectors of the economy describing the feat as worthy of emulation by other Nigerians.
She Leads Africa has announced applications for the 2017 She Leads Africa Accelerator, a 3-month program designed to identify, support and fund the next generation of Nigeria’s brightest entrepreneurs.
Aiteo Group has announces the appointment of Mr. Ratko M. Knezevic to its Global Executive Management team as Group Advisor on Business and Capital Development.
Opera is kicking off a partnership with football professional Victor Moses, Chelsea starter and Nigerian national team star player. Moses will be the brand ambassador of Opera Mini, the most popular browser in Africa.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has disbursed more than $35 billion in trade and project financing to Nigerian public and private entities since its inception to support the country's economic and trade growth.
Moody’s Investors Service’s projections for Nigeria’s economy are favourable. Following the -1.5% y/y contraction in GDP last year, it projects GDP growth at 2.5% y/y in 2017 followed by 4% y/y in 2018.
Etisalat Nigeria has reacted to reports claiming that the on-going discussions with its bankers have become stalled or reached a deadlock.
A gravel road snaking through an open swath of land outside Ndola in Masaiti has no distinct name, but as one completes its 10-kilometre stretch, one name becomes clear – Dangote.
Smile Telecoms Holdings Ltd, a Pan-African telecommunications group with operations in Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, is delighted to announce the appointment of Ahmad Farroukh to its Board as Executive Director, Operations, effective 1 May 2017.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its partners have evolved a scheme to grow gas supply for domestic consumption by 285% from1.3billion standard cubic feet per day to 5bscf/d by 2020.
Co-creation Hub (CcHUB), the leading social innovation centre in Nigeria, has launched the ‘CcHub Diaspora Challenge’, an international project that will engage entrepreneurs, innovators and scientists from African communities in the UK and source scalable business solutions to social challenges in Africa.
Though internet penetration in Africa is currently at 27.7%, lower than the world average of 49.6% and despite challenges the continent faces with the high cost of service delivery, lack of infrastructure and limited skills, retail mobile data traffic continues to grow at rates up to 145% year over year in Nigeria
Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) has facilitated the training of medical workers from hospitals in Anambra State on emergency resuscitation.
The all new Galaxy S8 and S8+, has been launched into the Nigerian market by Samsung Electronics. The Nigerian launch event recently took place at the Renaissance Hotel, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos.
In its bid to woo investors, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has unveiled multi-billion dollar investment opportunities in the Nigerian oil and gas sector.
With a new funding arrangement for the joint ventures with international oil majors, Nigeria expects its crude oil production to rise to 2.5 million bpd by 2019, from 2.2 million bpd capacity now.
African financial institution, United Bank for Africa, has introduced a full-fledged banking platform, tagged UBA Magic Banking and enabled by dialling *919# within Nigeria.