UBA celebrates financial literacy day with 500 students in Benin City
21-03-2016 | 07:58:00
Over 500 students from about 10 different secondary schools in Benin City turned out on Thursday, March 17, 2016 to listen to the Group Managing Director and CEO of UBA Plc, Phillips Oduoza talk to them on “How can you make your money grow” as part of the celebrations of this year’s financial literacy day.
Despite Cash Crunch, Nigeria Donates Vehicles, Motorcycles to Benin Republic
29-02-2016 | 10:11:00
The Nigerian Ambassador to Benin Republic, Lawrence Obisakin, during the donation, lauded President Muhammadu Buhari's efforts at asserting Nigeria's leadership in Africa.
Smile Expands Business Plan, Launches LTE Network in Benin
12-11-2015 | 12:18:00
Having launched its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) broadband technology service in Ibadan, Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, Smile Communications has further launched the service in Benin City, Edo State.
Arik Air resumes flight services to Benin Airport
11-09-2015 | 08:32:00
Arik Air, Nigeria and West Africa’s largest carrier has announced the resumption of flight services to Benin Airport effective Sunday, September 6, 2015. This is as a result of the re-opening of the airport by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).
Glo expands retail outlets in Benin City, Nigeria
04-06-2015 | 08:24:00
Residents of Benin can now access more efficient and effective Glo customer care service with the recent opening of Gloworld at the Kada Entertainment Centre, Sapele Road, Benin City.
Etisalat completes sale of operations to Maroc Telecom
28-01-2015 | 11:51:00
The Etisalat Group today announced that it has completed the sale of its French-speaking West African Operations to Maroc Telecom. The announcement comes as part of the acquisition of a 53-percent shareholding in Maroc Telecom that took place in May 2014.
Arik Air Resumes Flights to Cotonou, Douala
20-01-2015 | 16:31:00
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest carrier, is resuming flight services to Cotonou, Benin Republic and Douala, Cameroon from Monday, January 19, 2015. Flight services between Lagos, Nigeria and Cotonou/Douala were suspended last year in the wake of the outbreak of Ebola Virus in some parts of West Africa.
MTN enables sending of money between Ivory Coast and Benin
01-12-2014 | 13:55:00
MTN Group today announced the launch of a mobile money cross-border remittance service between Ivory Coast and Benin, to further enable the cheaper and easy movement of money in the West Africa region.
Eutelsat and Isocel Telecom join forces to provide satellite connectivity to Benin tax authorities
12-11-2014 | 11:18:00
On the occasion of AfricaCom 2014, Eutelsat Communications and Isocel Telecom, one of Benin’s leading Internet Service Providers, announced the conclusion of a multi-year lease for C-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 3B satellite to support the country’s tax collection system.
AfDB to provide US$1.2mn credit to Benin-based microfinance institution
29-09-2014 | 11:15:00
AfDB’s line of credit will finance SMEs in various sectors in Benin. Through the credit, Finadev SA Benin will scale up its services and finance SMEs ...