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Stock market index dips 0.04% as Seplat tops losers

Equity trading on the floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Monday remained pessimistic with the benchmark indices declining by 0.04 percent due to losses by some blue chips companies. The All-Share Index shed 17.80 points or 0.04 per cent to close at 41,454.30 compared to 41,472.10 on Friday, while the market capitalisation which opened at N14.981 trillion lost N6 billion or 0.04 ... Read More »

FG reports N143bn savings through whistle-blower policy

The Federal Government, yesterday, confirmed that it recovered more than N143.89 billion from corrupt officials through the implementation of the whistle-blower policy. The Presidential Initiative on Continuous Audit (PICA) gave this figure in a report, showing that the amount comprised, N7.8 billion, 378 million dollars and 27,800 pounds sterling. The PICA reported further that it had received 8,373 tips since ... Read More »

Osinbajo, Amosun honour the Badrus’ wedding at RCCG

  Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (middle), Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun (2nd right), his wife, Olufunso (right), Secretary to the Ogun State Government (SSG) and father of the bride, Barr. Taiwo Adeoluwa (left) and his wife, Folasade, during the wedding of Oyindamola, to the groom, Ayodeji Badru, at the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Agape Mega Parish, ... Read More »

Knights tasks govt on security of lives and property 

Worried by the increasing insecurity and despondency  in the nation, the Catholic Knights of the Order of  St. Mulumba Nigeria have called on government to move swiftly to arrest the current state of affairs and reassure all Nigerians, not only in words but in deeds, that, it caters for all. The Knights in a statement signed by Brother   Diamond Ovueraye, ... Read More »

2017 results: UBA sustains strong performance with growing contribution from Africa

Declares PBT of N105.3bn Recommends 85k dividend for 2017 United Bank for Africa Plc has announced its audited results for the financial year ended December 31, 2017, showing significant growth in the contribution and market share from its pan-African subsidiaries, among other positive trends in the financial performance. The pan-African financial institution’s audited results showed that gross earnings grew substantially ... Read More »


PRESS RELEASE RE: SERGEANT DAVID BAKO DESERTS NIGERIAN ARMY, LEAKS HOW DAPCHI GIRLS ABDUCTION WAS PLANNED IN THE VILLA AND EXECUTED WITH N80 MILLION 1. The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to a news report making round on Facebook and other social media to smear and drag the Nigerian Army into politics of calumny by mischief makers, ... Read More »