This time it’s official! Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates overtook Amazon.com Inc.’s Jeff Bezos as the world’s richest person on Friday, reclaiming the top ranking for the first time in more than two years. Gates may have been helped in part...
’Femi Asu- Punch A British firm, Savannah Petroleum Plc, has announced the completion of the acquisition of Seven Energy International Limited, a Nigerian oil and gas exploration, development, production, and distribution group. Seven Energy, which described itself as the leading integrated...
A total of six banks generated N675.9bn from non-interest income in the first nine months of the year, an increase of about 12 per cent from N606bn generated by the banks in the same period last year. Non-interest income is...
The body of Bank CEOs has commended the decision of the National Communications Commission to suspend the Unstructured Supplementary Service Data charges by telecommunication companies for accessing bank services. The body said about 20 million new customers had been brought...
lets look at Jobs you can do before that dream job arrive, ill you use a quote from the scriptures which says Psalm 1:3 And in whatever he does, he prospers. There are a lot of jobs that people can do but wont...
Accountability Incubator Application 2020 The Accountability Incubator is Accountability Lab’s flagship program for young change makers to build sustainable, effective tools for accountability, participation and open government. The Accountability Incubator provides a non-prescriptive, yet supportive environment for creative, enterprising individuals...
- Adewale Oparinde has won an international grant with his EZFarming, an agriculture-centered tech startup - EZFarming aims to expand smallholders farm into commercial sizes by providing more access to funds and enabling marketplace - The founder of the startup said...
The World Bank has blacklisted six Chinese companies currently operating in Nigeria over alleged fraud and corruption. The companies, according to an announcement published on the World Bank’s website, are CCECC Nigeria Railway Company Limited, CRCC Petroleum and Gas Company...
Fuel subsidy Within a space of two months, the amount that was spent by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation in subsidising Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, rose by over 1,174 per cent; latest figures obtained from the corporation...
The popular and well sought after ‘Amigos Supermarket’ also known as ‘4U Supermarket’, in Wuse 2, Abuja, was gutted by fire on Tuesday. Mr Jerry Timvh, Public Relations Officer (PRO), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Fire Service, confirmed this in an...