Category: Business

COVID-19: UK goes into recession first time in 11 years
Business

COVID-19: UK goes into recession first time in 11 years

Mariam Ayodeji- August 12, 2020

The United Kingdom, UK, has officially fallen into recession for the first time in 11 years because of the tremendous impact of the coronavirus pandemic. ... Read More

Access Bank Excites Female SMEs across Africa with Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton Second Edition (Videos)
Business

Access Bank Excites Female SMEs across Africa with Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton Second Edition (Videos)

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- July 28, 2020

As part of its promise to continuously provide financial and business skills to female entrepreneurs, leading retail bank in Nigeria, Access Bank Plc has unveiled ... Read More

Business, Editor's Pick

Self-Driving Cars: A Reality in 10 or 100 Years

Johnny Turner- July 25, 2020

Until the 2000s, self-driving cars merely belonged to novels, movies and tales. Various sci-fic writers – like Isaac Asimov – held reader’s attention with breath-taking ... Read More

Customers to Win Salary-4-Life, Business Grants, Rent advance and Cash Rewards in Diamondxtra Quarterly Draw.
Business

Customers to Win Salary-4-Life, Business Grants, Rent advance and Cash Rewards in Diamondxtra Quarterly Draw.

Johnny Turner- July 6, 2020

Leading retail bank in Nigeria, Access Bank Plc is set to reward more than 1,000 DiamondXtra customers with various grants and cash prizes in the ... Read More

Access Bank excites SMEs with Digital lending
Business

Access Bank excites SMEs with Digital lending

Johnny Turner- July 1, 2020

As part of its effort to provide access to finance for SMEs to grow and expand their businesses, Access bank Plc has launched a digital lending ... Read More

DiamondXtra: Access Bank Rewards Customers in Trying Times.
Business

DiamondXtra: Access Bank Rewards Customers in Trying Times.

Johnny Turner- April 21, 2020

Nigeria’s leading retail financial institution, Access Bank Plc, is set to splash millions ofNaira on lucky customers who will emerge winners in the forthcoming DiamondXtramonthly ... Read More

Access Bank Launches AccessMore Mobile App for Seamless Transactions
Business

Access Bank Launches AccessMore Mobile App for Seamless Transactions

Johnny Turner- April 15, 2020

Access Bank Launches AccessMore Mobile App for SeamlessTransactions. As part of its effort to ensure its customers have easy access to their funds and can carry out seamless ... Read More

England Beat Japan in ICC U19 World Cup Plate Quarter-final
Sports, Business

England Beat Japan in ICC U19 World Cup Plate Quarter-final

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- January 27, 2020

Dan Mousley smashed 57 off 36 balls as England cruised to victory over Japan in the ICC U19 World Cup Plate quarter-final in Potchefstroom. Japan ... Read More

Why CNG fuel should be embraced by Nigerians
Business, Lifestyle

Why CNG fuel should be embraced by Nigerians

Johnny Turner- January 17, 2020

I woke up this morning to see the news of from the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva disclosing the FG will soon ... Read More

Dangote says he will definitely buy Arsenal even if someone else buys it now
Business, Sports

Dangote says he will definitely buy Arsenal even if someone else buys it now

Johnny Turner- January 13, 2020

Aliko Dangote who is one of the biggest Arsenal football club fan has made his intentions clear about his future with the club. The Africa ... Read More

A Lagos lawyer has sued CBN for ATM maintenance fee
Business

A Lagos lawyer has sued CBN for ATM maintenance fee

Johnny Turner- December 30, 2019

A Lagos-based lawyer, Olumide Babalola has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to declare as anti-people the N50 quarterly card maintenance fee recently introduced ... Read More

CBN slash ATM withdrawal fee from N65 to N35
Metro News, Business

CBN slash ATM withdrawal fee from N65 to N35

Johnny Turner- December 22, 2019

As part of a new directives from the Central Bank of Nigeria, Banks are now to charge other banks ATM withdrawal for a fee of ... Read More

See the most sold smartphone in Nigeria 2019
Business

See the most sold smartphone in Nigeria 2019

Johnny Turner- December 18, 2019

This year has been a very eventful year so far in Nigeria and the mobile phone industry in Nigeria can not be left out. The ... Read More

Timi Franks accusation against VP Yemi Osibanjo is malicious and wicked – FIRS
Politics, Business

Timi Franks accusation against VP Yemi Osibanjo is malicious and wicked – FIRS

Johnny Turner- December 16, 2019

The Federal Inland Revenue Services, FIRS, has reacted to claims by former spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank, that it supported the ... Read More

Nigerians can now enrol for NIMC in Togo, Niger, Ireland, Ivory Coast and Chicago
Business

Nigerians can now enrol for NIMC in Togo, Niger, Ireland, Ivory Coast and Chicago

Johnny Turner- December 11, 2019

Enrollment has began for The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) for Nigerians in Togo, Niger Republic, Ivory Coast and Republic of Ireland. Mr Abdulhamid Umar ... Read More

About 3,000 bank workers sacked in the last three months
Business

About 3,000 bank workers sacked in the last three months

Johnny Turner- December 3, 2019

We are currently in the fourth and final quarter of this year 2019 and through the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) website this fresh data ... Read More

Nigeria becomes the world largest producer of yam
Business

Nigeria becomes the world largest producer of yam

Johnny Turner- November 29, 2019

The Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), has ranked Nigeria as one of the world’s largest producers of yam with about 60% of the global production ... Read More

Nigerians with dual citizenship cautioned against applying For E-passport
Business

Nigerians with dual citizenship cautioned against applying For E-passport

Johnny Turner- November 23, 2019

Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has cautioned Nigerians with dual citizenship against applying for the e-passport. Speaking at the Nigerian High Commission in Tokyo, Japan, ... Read More

The full details of Air Peace CEO indictment
Business, Gist

The full details of Air Peace CEO indictment

Johnny Turner- November 23, 2019

Allen Ifechukwu Athan Onyema, the Chairman, CEO, and founder of Air Peace, a Nigerian airline, has been charged with bank fraud and money laundering for ... Read More

Ghana to relaunch its Airline with three new 787 Dreamliner Jets
Business

Ghana to relaunch its Airline with three new 787 Dreamliner Jets

Johnny Turner- November 20, 2019

Ghana signed an MoU at Dubai during the Dubai Air Show, which will see the country's airline industry revatalized. The three aircraft which cost about ... Read More