Daily Archives: September 6, 2018

FG approves N6.07trn for national health plan

The Federal Government, yesterday, approved a whooping N6.071 trillion for the funding of the National Health Strategic Plan 2. The new comprehensive health plan, which ...

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NUPENG threatens strike over sack of workers

The National leadership of Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has criticised the sacking of workers by some oil and gas companies ...

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AfDB President seeks more Chinese investment in Africa

The President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, has urged Chinese business leaders to attend the Africa Investment Forum scheduled to take place in ...

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Telecom operators in Nigeria target mobile money service

Major network operators in the country are soliciting  an opportunity to participate in the mobile money industry to drive financial inclusion. MTN, Globacom, Airtel and ...

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FirstBank introduces FirstEdu service for schools

FirstBank has introduced a service called ‘FirstEdu educational solution’, specifically designed to support schools in need of improvement and growth in meeting their medium and ...

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Sterling Bank partners African Ventures to promote local enterprises

Sterling Bank Plc has announced plan to partner with 500 indigenously promoted African enterprises, with a view to make 50 of them globally competitive in ...

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AMVCA Awards: Heritage Bank, MultiChoice boost Africa film industry

Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative financial services provider; has partnered with MultiChoice Nigeria Limited, owners of the DSTV and GOTV brands to boost film ...

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Internet users rise to 103.6m in July – NCC

Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to 103.6 million in July, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said. The NCC disclosed this on Wednesday in ...

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Gov. Ugwuanyi to include more women in cabinet

Enugu State Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has pledged to increase the number of women currently in his government so as to meet the 35 per cent ...

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NFF bans Super Eagles coach, Yusuf for bribery

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Wednesday said it had banned Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf for 12 months and fined him $5,000 (€4,300) for ...

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