Sunday, May 16, 2021


After 48 hours of disconnecting MTN customers from banking channels including the Unstructured Supplementary Service Data and banking apps, commercial banks on Sunday have reconnected MTN customers to banking channels, The PUNCH can confirm. Our correspondent gathered that the development...
Emirates is keeping the trust in air travel and showcasing the UAE’s remarkable progress in its vaccination programme. It is operating a special flight on 10 April 2021, that will carry only fully vaccinated crew and passengers onboard. The special flight EK2021 will...
Three accomplished Nigerians and leading authorities in government and finance sectors; Yewande Sadiku, Osayi Alile and Teju Abisoye have jointly enjoined Nigerian women to explore multiple investment opportunities available to build a sustainable wealth that would last generations. The trio...
The Federal Government has said that the Ministry of Petroleum Resources is expected to generate $600 million from its new marginal oil fields. This follows the completion of the process for the acquisition of the marginal fields and the subsequent...
  ASR Africa Initiative – the brainchild of Abdul Samad Rabiu, Founder and Executive Chairman of BUA Group has provided a grant of One (1) billion Naira to Ahmadu Bello University as part of its yearly $100million ASR Africa Fund...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disbursed N123.34 billion to Distribution Companies (DisCos) to boost electricity supply in the country.   This was disclosed by the apex bank in its Monetary Policy Committee Communique on Tuesday. According to the document, CBN...
Ten of the Nigerian banks quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) spent a total of about N12.2 billion on travels for the financial year ended December 2020. This represents a 38.7% drop from the N19.8 billion spent in the...
  Heritage Bank Plc has joined the rest of the globe to celebrate the World Water Day 2021 with plans to assist a community in dire need of clean water by installing a bore hole. The theme for this year’s WWD...
Credible reports reveal the Bank of Boston and Massachusetts Institute of Technology are jointly working on delivering a Central Bank Digital Currency prototypes before the end of July. Such digital assets could fundamentally change US citizens’ use of capital, leading...
Zenith Bank, Ecobank, Dampen Nigerian Stocks Rally