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Stocks to Watch Out For This Week

By Meristem Research Analysts at Meristem Research have released stocks investors to watch out for in this trading week at…

Banking/Brands

UPDATED: First Bank’s Ani-Mumuney Elected to Head ADVAN

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Group Head, Marketing and Corporate Communications and General Manager of First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Mrs Folake…

GCR Affirms A-(NG) Rating on First Bank With Stable Outlook

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Lagos Nigeria, 11 September 2017 — Global Credit Ratings has affirmed the national scale ratings assigned to…

Societe Generale Begins Mobile Money Services in Africa

By Modupe Gbadeyanka One of the largest European financial services groups, Societe Generale, has launched a mobile money solution called…

Technology

Collaboration With Uganda Progressing Positively—Siemens

By Modupe Gbadeyanka CEO of Siemens Southern and Eastern Africa Siemens, Sabine Dall’Omo, says his company has made positive strides…

Palmarium Completes Acquisition of Lebara Group

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Swiss private family office and investor, Palmarium, has announced the acquisition of Lebara Group B.V. and the…

Samsung, LG Invest €25m in CYNORA

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Leading provider of highly efficient organic emitter materials for OLEDs, CYNORA, says the two Korean tech giants…

Auto

Lagos Restricts Inter-State Vehicles to Berger, Ojota Parks

Operators of inter-state buses and vehicles have been directed by the Lagos State government not to go beyond Ojodu Berger…

6 Tips For Driving Safely in the Rain

By Adeniyi Ogunfowoke Driving in the rain can be very stressful and dangerous because it will be very difficult to…

Showbiz

Alibaba’s Tmall Partners New York Fashion Week

Alibaba Group’s Tmall, China’s largest consumer platform…

Electronic and Video Game Festival of Abidjan Holds November

By Dipo Olowookere Organisers of the Electronic…

Airtel TVN 2: Anxiety as 12 Contestants Plea for Mercy

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Twelve contestants in the…

Health

Dangote, GBCHealth Partner to Boost Wellbeing of Africans

By Dipo Olowookere Dangote Foundation has partnered with GBCHealth to forge a new model of partnership, African Business Coalition on…

$9.9m Urgently Needed for Cholera Outbreak in Borno—UN

By Dipo Olowookere The United Nations and its partners have cried out that they urgently require $$9.9 million to respond…

GE, SHOFCO in $25,000 partnership to Help Expectant Mothers, Babies

By Modupe Gbadeyanka A partnership has been entered into between General Electric and a charity organisation known as Shining Hope…

Travel/Tourism

Ajimobi Lays Foundation of Tourism Market in Iseyin

By Dipo Olowookere Oyo State Governor, Mr Abiola Ajimobi, has laid the foundation of the 13.5 hectares Aso Ofi International…

FG Okays Concessioning of Lagos, Abuja Airports

By Modupe Gbadeyanka The concessioning of the airports in Lagos and Abuja has been approved by the Federal Executive Council…

Nigeria Needs Strong Domestic Market for Tourism—Coker

By Dipo Olowookere Director General of the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Mr Folarin Coker, has advised Nigeria to have…

Feature

Plateau State and the Non-Negotiable Peace

By Mpaka Numbere Returning Plateau State to its ‘Home of Peace and Tourism’ status has been one of the major…

Sports

BREAKING: D’Tigers Beat Senegal to Play Tunisia in 2017 Afrobasket Final

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Nigeria’s basketball national team, D’Tigers, on Friday night, defeated its tough West African opponent, Senegal, in the…

World

Ugandan President Woos Investors from Qatar

By Dipo Olowookere As part of efforts to boost the Ugandan economy and improve the wellbeing of his citizens, President…