UNILAG POSTPONES CONVOCATION INDEFINITELY – AGAIN!

The University of Lagos has announced the indefinite postponement of its convocation ceremonies earlier scheduled for the last two days – February 24 and 25, 2021. A press release issued …

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Ecobank Nigeria Bond Hits London Stock Exchange

Ecobank Nigeria was the toast of all today, as the bank opened the market at the London Stock Exchange, LSE, via a virtual ceremony to mark the listing of its …

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AND THE AFRICAN OF THE YEAR 2020 IS………….

On the 29th of February last year, at an event organised by the African Leadership Magazine and held at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, President …

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Access Bank Commences Empowerment Of Start-Ups Through Africa FinTech Foundry

As part of its accelerator programme, Access Bank is set to empower start-ups through its Africa FinTech Foundry, (AFF) initiative. Under the initiative, three emerging start-ups have emerged as finalists …

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THE EMBARRASSING IMPOTENCE OF FEDERAL MIGHT, By Nosa Igiebor, Guest Writer

Nigeria’s president is one of the most powerful state executives in the world. The constitution provides very little limitations on his authority. When this is combined with a supine National …

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Afreximbank, AfDB, AfCFTA & Netflix Chiefs Highlight Dialogue on Africa Soft Power Series

Professor Benedict Oramah, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the African Export–Import Bank, (Afreximbank), Ms. Chinelo Anohu, Head and Senior Director of the Africa Investment Forum, Mr. …

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 Stakeholders Endorse Ecobank Stewardship Pack and School Bundle

Stakeholders in faith-based organisations and the education sector have endorsed the two new products recently introduced into the financial market by Ecobank Nigeria. The products, Ecobank Stewardship Pack and the Ecobank …

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Leah Sharibu: 3 Years of an Unkept Promise; 3 Years of Abandonment

Last Friday, 19th February 2021 came and went without any major action by, or comment from the government and only few from the usually anxious persons – that Leah Sharibu …

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Abuja Air Crash & The Fight Against Bandits: The Brave Men Who Gave Their Lives To Free Our Students

One thing stood out from the information provided by the Nigerian Air Force on the plane crash that threw Nigeria into mourning yesterday, Sunday 21st February, 2021 – that the …

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Small World & Ecobank Enter Remittance Partnership

Small World Financial Services, the leading international money transfer provider and Ecobank Group have entered into a remittance partnership. The partnership agreement brings the strengths and assets of both organisations …

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