80 women picked from across the six geo-political zones are p[articipating in the project. The post Nigerian government trains women farmers in financial literacy appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Dr. Kayode Ajulo, a human right activist is former National Secretary of the Labour Party. In this interview, he shares his view on measures to be put in place to ensure true independence of the judiciary, among other issues he spoke on. Excerpt: Continue reading Only financial autonomy will guarantee judiciary independence —— Ajulo at […]
An official said the commission has concluded its investigation and the lecturers will soon be charged to court. The post UI lecturers involved in ‘illegal’ financial transactions to be arraigned appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
In line with its commitment to deepen financial inclusion and drive its digitization agenda, Financial Institution, Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, recently launched the Stanbic IBTC @ease wallet. Continue reading Stanbic IBTC’s @ease wallet to help drive financial inclusion at Vanguard News.
Tennis champion Serena Williams is a powerhouse when it comes to her sport, her fashion line and motherhood. But she’s also using her status as a force for good. Williams is now the national ambassador the Allstate Foundation Purple Purse program. They released a PSA which sheds light on financial abuse. Serena enlightens women on […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that Nigeria lost an estimated US$157.5 billion to illicit financial flows between 2003 and 2012. Quoting from the 2014 Global Financial Integrity Report in his address to the High-Level National Side-Event organised by the African Union Development Agency and New Partnership for Africa’s Development (AUDA-NEPAD) and the Economic and Financial […]
In its quest to ensure that every Nigerian has access to financial services, Nigeria’s leading retail bank, Access Bank Plc, has designed a campaign tagged Awoof Berekete to promote its Access Mobile Wallet service. The Awoof Berekete is a savings reward scheme, which runs from August to November 2019. It will see customers rewarded handsomely […]
The 70-year-old singer was flown out of Nigeria on Wednesday after his condition became critical. The post Majek Fashek critically ill, seeks financial assistance — Manager appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Mr Kabiru Latona is Assistant Director, Legal Services Department of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. In this interview, Latona speaks on the list of suspected Nigerian fraudsters compiled by the United States (US) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), among other issues bordering on economic and financial crimes. Continue reading REVELATIONS ON FBI LIST: […]
The global pursuit of financial inclusion as a vehicle for economic development has yielded a positive impact in Nigeria as the exclusion rate has reduced from 53.0 % in 2008 to 36.8% in 2018. Despite overall progress, the gender gap still remains. According to the EFInA, Access to Financial Services in Nigeria, 57% of women […]
<ul><li>NNPC posted a higher trading surplus of N6.3 billion ($17.41 million) for the period.</li><li>The state-owned oil firm also recorded rises in cases of oil pipeline vandalism across the country.</li></ul> <p class="">The <strong>Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation</strong> (NNPC) has released its latest Monthly Financial and Operations Report (MFOR) for May 2019.</p> <p class="">For the month, the state-owned […]
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have allegedly seized and taken over the bank account of Davido’s record label, DMW, as a result of non-payment of tax. The Federal agency published over 19,000 names of Nigerian individuals and companies who are tax defaulters yesterday and the list got filled with names of prominent Nigerians which […]