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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Expert Advocates New Roles for CEOs, CFOs in Financial Technology Adoption – Thisdaylive

    Following the rise in emerging technologies globally, that are currently shaping financial transactions, a financial technology expert has called for the adoption of new roles for chief executive offices (CEOs) and chief finance officers (CFOs) of financial institutions. This, he said would...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World FBI: 20,737 Victims of Scam Mails Lost $1.2bn – Thisdaylive

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) yesterday disclosed that 20, 737 victims of Business Email Compromise (BEC) and Email Account Compromise (BAC) lost $1.2 billion. This is coming as the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  3. Nigeria World News

    World Iran Football Fan Dies after Setting Herself on Fire – Thisdaylive

    An Iranian female football fan who set herself on fire a week ago has died. The woman set herself alight in Tehran after her trial, for attempting to enter a football stadium disguised as a man, was postponed. The authorities in Iran regularly stop women from entering stadiums. Her … Read...
  4. Nigeria Business News

    Business Access Bank Reaping Benefits of Merger, Says Afrinvest CEO – Thisdaylive

    The Group Managing Director of Afrinvest West Africa Limited, Mr. Ike Chioke, yesterday said the recently released first half 2019 results by Access Bank Plc showed that the bank has started reaping its benefits with former rival, Diamond Bank. Chioke, said this in an interview on Arise …...
  5. Nigeria Business News

    Business Stanbic IBTC Delights Investors with N10.2bn Dividend – Thisdaylive

    Having posted a profit of N36 billion for the half-year ended June 30, 2019, Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc has rewarded shareholders with an interim dividend of N10.2 billion... Read more via Thisdaylive – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  6. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Friendly: Super Eagles Held 2-2 in Ukraine – Thisdaylive

    Nigeria’s Super Eagles threw away a two-goal advantage last night as they were held 2-2 draw in an international friendly with Ukraine in Dnipro. On a day Coach Gernot Rohr paraded an almost new squad, Nigeria took command of the game almost from the blast of the whistle by … read more via...
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports ‘New Breed’ Eagles in Tough Test against Ukraine Tonight – Thisdaylive

    As Super Eagles file out this evening to take on Ukraine in an international friendly in Dnipro, stand-in Captain of the team, William Troost-Ekong yesterday warned his colleagues not to expect a walk in the park as the hosts have a solid team capable of causing reputation … read more via...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Experts: How Nigeria, S’Africa Can End Xenophobic Violence – Thisdaylive

    Experts in foreign policy and international relations yesterday recommended people-to-people and government-to-government diplomatic approaches to stop xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in South Africa. The experts, however, asked the federal government to … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Joking Apart: Basketmouth, Bovi Not on Talking Terms – Thisdaylive

    The latest news making the rounds is that ace comedians Basketmouth and Bovi have had a falling out. The beef between them is said to be so serious that their mutual friends are having to think twice before trying to help gather up the rubble... via Thisdaylive – Get...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Tribunal Sacks James Manager, Hope Rises for Uduaghan – Thisdaylive

    Former Delta State governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan’s hope of representing Delta South in the Nigerian Senate might have been rekindled, following the nullification of the election of Senator James Manager by the National Assembly … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More...
  11. Nigeria Business News

    Business OML 25: We’ll Continue to Resist Shell, Host Communities Vow – Thisdaylive

    Residents of Belema and Offoin-Ama communities in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State have vowed to continue their resistance against Shell Petroleum Development Company’s continued operations in their area. The host communities to the Oil Mining Lease 25, operated by SPDC said...
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business Computer Village Gears up for Exhibition – Thisdaylive

    Plans for the 2019 edition of the Computer Village Expo 2019 , #CVE2019, are in top gear even as the organisers have assured visitors of a promising outing. The event, said to be the biggest consumer technology innovation festival, would hold for five days, from December 10 to 14, 2019...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics FG: We Won’t Cut Diplomatic Ties with S’Africa over Attacks – Thisdaylive

    The federal government has pushed aside the suggestion that Nigeria should severe diplomatic ties with South Africa over the spate of xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals, … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Political News
  14. Nigeria Business News

    Politics FG Approves Construction of Ebonyi International Airport – Thisdaylive

    The federal government has approved the request of the Ebonyi State Government for the construction of a new International Airport in the state. Minister for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, conveyed the approval in a letter to Ebonyi State Governor, Mr. David Umahi, yesterday.... Read more via...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Air Peace Offers Free Flights To Nigerians Willing To Return from South Africa – The Cable

    The federal government has revealed that Air Peace has volunteered to evacuate Nigerians who wish to return to Nigeria free of charge from South Africa starting from Friday, September 6, 2019, following the recent xenophobic attacks. The spokesperson of the … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Submits 2020 Budget Month-end – Thisdaylive

    Baring any hitch, President Muhammadu Buhari will present the 2020 Appropriation bill to the National Assembly by month-end. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, gave the indication in a statement issued Wednesday by … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  17. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ronaldo Claims 10th Portuguese Player of the Year Award – Thisdaylive

    Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is far from closing shop on accumulation of awards both home and abroad. The former Real Madrid ace added another feather to his cap after clinching his 10th Portuguese Player of the year award.... read more via Thisdaylive – Get...
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business Access Bank Explains Delayed Submission of Half-year Audited Results – Thisdaylive

    Shareholders of Access Bank Plc are to know the interim dividend for the half year ended June 30, 2019 not later than September 15, days, the bank said last Friday. The bank ought to have submitted its half year audited financial statements last by now but this is yet to be done. In a...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Elumelu, Others Remain Suspended, Says PDP – Thisdaylive

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday said that the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu and others remained suspended from the party, pending when the National Working Committee (NWC) receives and review the report of … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PDP Berates Buhari over Failure to Address Escalating Insecurity – Thisdaylive

    Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday berated President Muhammadu Buhari over his failure to take decisive steps to end bloodletting and guarantee a stable, peaceful and secure nation. PDP said it’s completely inexcusable that as an individual, occupying the seat of the Commander-in-Chief...