PRESS STATEMENT Three officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) with four heavily armed policemen  on Saturday, December 15, 2019 at about 10.00 am arrived the corporate headquarters of The Sun Publishing Limited at 2, Coscharis Street, Kirikiri Industrial Layout, Apapa, Lagos and put up a notice... Read more
It’s time to hang up on the traditional business phone. Telkom is shutting down its ADSL copper network and is ultimately forcing its business customers to move to the cloud. This is part of Telkom’s strategy to migrate customers to a more stable network and similarly-priced products. Local cloud... Read more
2019 First Bank National Company Of The Year Competition Winners To Contest In The Africa Company Of The Year Event
Lagos, 6 December 2019, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that Taidob College Abeokuta, the 2019 winners of the National Company of the Year competition organized by Junior Achievement Nigeria would compete against student teams from 10 other Junior Achievement member countries across Africa. The student team contestants... Read more
South African Police Officer Bags 32-Year Jail Term For Killing Nigerian
The South African Police Constable, Austin Reynold, who robbed and killed a Nigerian, Emeka Okoli, was on Monday sentenced to 32 years in prison by a Durban High Court. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the court sentenced the policeman three days after he was found guilty of... Read more
How FirstBank Fintech Summit Is Contributing To Bridge Nigeria’s Financial Inclusion
By Bala Augie As financial solution providers continue to face stiffer competition globally from Fintech startups and emerging technologies such as blockchain, cryptocurrency and crowdfunding, and the increasing level of disruption in the traditional mode of payment and business models, technology holds the key to unlock the potentials in... Read more
Tambuwal Urges Media To Defend Nigeria’s Democracy
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has urged the media to remain vigilant, educate and mobilise Nigerians to defend the country’s hard earn democracy. Tambuwal gave task while declaring open the 15th All Nigeria Guild of Editors’ Conference (ANEC) in Sokoto on Thursday. The Conference is themed: “A Distressed... Read more
FirstBank Partners Linda Ikeji TV, Unveils “First Class Material”
Lagos, 25 November 2019, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its partnership with Linda Ikeji TV for the broadcast of the TV show, First Class Material. The show is billed to premiere on all FirstBank and Linda Ikeji TV platforms across the web and social media on Tuesday... Read more
Major industry stakeholders in the financial ecosystem including Grooming, SystemSpecs, Quickteller, Shared Agent Network Expansion facility and others have thrown their corporate weight behind the hosting of the maiden edition of Inclusive Finance Nigeria Conference & Awards (IFINCA) 2019. IFINCA is a national policy platform on financial inclusion... Read more
Group Honours Shell For Youth Development Programmes
Energy giant, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), has been honoured for providing opportunities to talented secondary school students in the Niger Delta to participate in the United Nation’s Model Conferences in the United States of America. Founder and Country Director of Future Trust Initiatives, Dr.... Read more
From Dianabasi Effiong A US-based Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has commended a traditional ruler in Rivers for his intervention in human capital development, agriculture, education and healthcare within and outside the state. The group, known as the Nigerian Initiative for Accelerated Development in Agriculture and Education and Healthcare (NIADAEH), led... Read more