H1 2018: Sterling Bank earns N77.6b, nets N6.2b profit

Sterling Bank Plc has reported a 63.4 per cent surge in net profit for the first half ended June 30, 2018. The lender reported a Profit After Tax (PAT) of N6.2 billion... Read more »

Kwara APC rejects dissolution of Exco

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State has rejected the dissolution of its executive committee by the party’s National Working Committee (NWC). The party said the purported dissolution of its executives... Read more »

Fire breaks out at EcoBank Hq, Access Bank branch

There was fire outbreak at the Ecobank Transnational Inc (Ecobank) head office on Victoria Island, Lagos, on Tuesday morning. It reportedly started around 9:00am. The fire is believed to have started from... Read more »

Abuja Chamber to partner Ondo govt for industrial revolution

The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) has expressed willingness to partner the Ondo State government to achieve industrial development of the State. President of the Chamber, Mr. Kayode Adetokunbo, stated... Read more »

Court stops swearing-in of Ekenze as Imo deputy gov

There is stalemate in Imo State following Monday’s impeachment of the Deputy Governor Eze Madumere, and a court order halting the swearing-in of Mr. Calistus Ekenze as his replacement. The court ruling... Read more »

Why Buhari will not interfere in Benue crisis – Presidency

The Presidency has denied having a hand in the plot to impeach the Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, by a group of lawmakers led by an already impeached Speaker. The lawmakers seized... Read more »

Deplorable condition of Abia cities unacceptable – Ex-envoy, Emuchay

Nigeria’s former envoy to South Africa, Ambassador Okey Emuchay, has identified the reason why the infrastructure in Abia State are in terrible condition, also proffering the solution. He regretted the situation, saying... Read more »

APC sacks Kwara exco loyal to Saraki

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday moved against the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, by sacking the Kwara State Executive Council of the party loyal to him. The party... Read more »

N50bn MSMED fund still available for access, says CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed that of the N220 billion Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development (MSMED) fund available, about N50 billion is still available for access. The Senior... Read more »

Police parade 34 suspected kidnappers, car snatchers, armed robbers

The FCT Police Command on Monday paraded 34 suspects for their alleged involvement in kidnapping, armed robbery, car snatching, phone snatching and cultists. Items recovered from some of the suspects include five vehicles, five... Read more »
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