Category: Business and Finance

FirstBank Launches a New Corporate Website, Reiterates its Commitment to Service Delivery Excellence.

FirstBank, Nigeria and indeed West Africa’s premier financial inclusion services provider has announced the launch of its newly designed website at https://www.firstbanknigeria.com/. The new website is upgraded with features that are streamlined to reinforce its role in delivering seamless banking and technology solutions to its customers across the world. The website is configured with modern… Read More »

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NIMASA DG: SPOMO Act Improving Nigeria’s Image

· Agency Vital Organ of Economic Development – Court of Appeal President The Suppression of Piracy and Other Maritime Offences (SPOMO) Act, signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari in June 2019, is producing a better appreciation of Nigeria’s determination to end piracy and sea robbery in Nigeria and the Gulf of Guinea. Director-General of… Read More »

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Suntrust Bank offers loan to female drivers

Suntrust Bank has launched the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Product Loan for women in the logistics business tagged ‘Women on Wheels’. The initiation, which was launched in Lagos, is a 24-momth facility aimed at empowering Female Uber and Bolt drivers in Nigeria with Car Loans at 15percent interest rate. The Chief Executive Officer of… Read More »

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Harnessing Internet Banking through SunTrust Bank

Again, we would like to take a deep plunge into the deep waters of Financial institutions in Nigeria and what they may likely offer to prospective customers. Believe me, this topic can never be boring.Considering that many have felt disappointed by the failing financial system in the country and the recurring charges by some of… Read More »

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Ship Pollution: NIMASA to Ensure Availability of Sulphur Compliant Fuel · Seeks cooperation of refinery operators, fuel oil suppliers

· Seeks cooperation of refinery operators, fuel oil suppliers The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is determined to ensure availability of marine fuels that comply with the regulation by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) limiting the sulphur in the fuel oil used on board ships to 0.50 per cent m/m (mass by mass).… Read More »

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Covid-19 Protocols; FAAN Tasks Airport Users On Compliance

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) hereby advises passengers, drivers and other airport users, particularly those at the General Aviation Terminal, Lagos, to always comply with all laid down protocols on Covid-19 to ensure safety of all airport users. The Authority will like to emphasize that in line with Government protocols, arriving passengers are… Read More »

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Oyo Govt to partner MAX NG/YAMAHA to improve transportation sector

…says state will continue to explore more opportunitiesOyo State government, on Tuesday, reiterated its readiness to partner MAX.NG/YAMAHA Corporation, Japan to develop the transport sector in the state.The governor, who hosted the management of the MAX.NG/YAMAHA Corporation, Japan at the Head of Service, Conference Room, Secretariat, Ibadan, said the company’s vision and mission were in… Read More »

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NNPC Signs $1.5billion Contract for Rehabilitation of PH Refinery

The drive by the Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to boost in-country refining capacity was bolstered on Tuesday with the signing of the Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation and Commissioning (EPCIC) contract for the rehabilitation of the 210,000 barrels per day capacity Port Harcourt Refinery in Alesa-Eleme, Rivers State. The rehabilitation project which… Read More »

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Disclaimer: Re: ‘Tingo Announces New Payments System’

Our attention has been drawn to a number of press publications currently circulating online purported to have been issued by Tingo International Holdings with the above headline.  In the said publication, Tingo was reported to have claimed it would be using Stanbic IBTC Bank’s payment gateway to power its new product, Tingo Pay. While we… Read More »

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We will provide opportunities for youths to be wealth creators- Okowa

Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday, said his administration would continue to provide opportunities for youths in the state to be self-employed and wealth creators. Okowa disclosed this at the graduation and starter-pack presentation to 776 beneficiaries of the state government’s Rural Youth Skills Acquisition (RYSA) programme in Asaba He said that the state… Read More »