NSE Inducts 46 dealing clerks

Nigeria, July 16 -- The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Monday inducted 46 qualified dealing clerks. A statement by the NSE said out of the 53 candidates who passed the Chartered Institute of Stockb... Read More

Unity Bank fined N7 million in 2018

Nigeria, July 16 -- Unity Bank Plc was fined N7 million by the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Security and Exchange Commission in 2018, according to details of the bank's annual report. The bank's a... Read More

SATIRE SATURDAY: Oyo, Seyi Makinde and the "Solo Makinde" Syndrome

Nigeria, July 13 -- When it became clear that then PDP candidate Seyi Makinde was the ultimate shoo-in in the days leading to the last governorship election in Oyo state, a few analysts in Ibadan bega... Read More

In Lagos, billions generated as 'tax' by road unions are never accounted for

Nigeria, July 13 -- As the commercial bus moved swiftly away from Abattoir bus stop inwards Tabon-tabon area of Agege in Lagos, the driver swerved dangerously into a crowded street. Many passengers w... Read More

How poor disclosure, delayed passage of PIB mar Nigeria's oil licencing exercise

Nigeria, July 13 -- Amidst repeated calls for transparency in the governance of Nigeria's opaque oil industry and delayed passage of Nigeria's Petroleum Industry Bill, the Nigerian government's recent... Read More

Malabu: JP Morgan to appeal judgement allowing its prosecution by Nigerian govt

Nigeria, July 12 -- Indications emerged Thursday that JP Morgan Chase will appeal a court decision that dismissed its motion to halt its prosecution by the Nigerian government last February. Details ... Read More

Malabu: Jonathan, Diezani, Adoke hid documents showing fraudulent payments - Nigerian govt

Nigeria, July 12 -- The Nigerian government on Thursday alleged that former President Goodluck Jonathan and other officials who worked in his government possibly hid or failed to document fraudulent p... Read More

U.S. officials seize 20 tonnes of cocaine from ship reportedly owned by JP Morgan

Nigeria, July 12 -- Federal authorities in Philadelphia, United States, seized nearly 20 tons of cocaine worth about $1 billion from a ship reportedly owned by JP Morgan's asset management arm. The d... Read More

EXPLAINER: 10 potential benefits of AfCFTA

Nigeria, July 11 -- On Sunday, President Muhammadu Buhari signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement. The signing of the agreement brought to an end several months of wait by s... Read More

Group wants compensation for Nigerian who allegedly destroyed embassy vehicles

Nigeria, July 10 -- A digital rights organisation, Paradigm Initiative, on Tuesday said it has written to the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammed Babandede, demanding compensa... Read More