News
Afreximbank has invested $17 billion in Nigeria to date
06-14-2018 | 14:38:00
The African Export-Import Bank approved financing amounting to $17 billion for Nigerian entities between its commencement of operations in 1994 and last December, Bank President Dr. Benedict Oramah has said.


BBM signs Eskimi as exclusive mobile advertising partner in Nigeria
06-14-2018 | 14:32:26
BBM and Eskimi, a global programmatic platform, today announced an exclusive mobile advertising partnership in Nigeria.


Union Bank receives PCI DSS recertification, ISO 27001 certification
06-12-2018 | 12:00:39
Union Bank, one of Nigeria’s most trusted financial institutions has announced its attainment of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) version 3.2 recertification and the International Organisation for Standardisation ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification.


CBN issues guidelines on currency swap deal with China
06-11-2018 | 14:58:00
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Thursday, released guidelines for the bilateral Currency Swap agreement between Nigeria and China.


Buhari appoints new Central Bank Deputy Governor
06-11-2018 | 14:53:30
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the nomination of Folashodun Adebisi Shonubi as Deputy Governor at the Central Bank of Nigeria subject to Senate confirmation.


 
Features
[Startup Interview] Jerry Oche, CEO, Growsel, Nigeria
05-29-2018 | 12:42:00
Growsel is a Nigeria based Agritech startup that is working with farmers to simplify activities from farm to folk using ICT.


[Column] Rahmon Ojukotola: Is Africa ready for working in the cloud?
05-28-2018 | 12:52:00
Cloud computing has made a positive impact on development targets in Africa. The Cloud enables Africans to access storage capacity they would otherwise be unable to afford for free with services such as Google drive or Dropbox.


Nigerian Banks must deploy technology to adapt to regulatory changes and risk management - SAS
05-15-2018 | 10:33:00
As one of the most regulated industries in the world, banks are under pressure to not only comply with constantly changing regulations but also to modernise their systems.


[Column] Oyinkan Adewale: Women Entrepreneurs in an Emerging Economy- Running a Bankable Business
04-19-2018 | 11:49:33
In 2017, Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth was 0.83% (compared to a decline of 1.58% in 2016). In the second quarter of 2017, the country officially emerged from a recession which had lasted about a year.


[Interview] Funke E. Adeniji, Founder, Women Elite Sports Empowerment Initiative, UK
04-09-2018 | 10:27:26
The Women Elite Sports Empowerment Initiative (WESIE) was founded in 2012 by British/Nigerian Funke E. Adeniji, who began playing basketball in her teens, working her way up from collegiate level basketball in the UK to division 1, the UK’s premiere league for women.


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