KPMG SME REPORT: FIRSTBANK NAMED BIGGEST MOVER IN 2019

Written by Collins Nweze  Capital is crucial in driving sustainable Small and Medium Enterprises’(SMEs’) growth and uplifting the economy. First Bank of Nigeria Limited, as part of the launch of its specialised SMEs’ propositions, has continually supported SMEs through diverse initiatives. The bank says its support for SMEs is in line with the Central Bank […]

Buhari orders release of Sowore,Dasuki

By Niyi Tabiti: Nigeria President Buhari has ordered the release of Omoyele Sowole, publisher of Saharareporters and former National Security Adviser, Col Ahmed Dasuki (Retd).Malami, the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation confirmed the news. The release of the two high profile personalities must have come as a result of global condemnation […]

Internet Society Foundation Announces $300,000 in Grants for Projects that Promote the Benefits of the Internet

The new Internet Society Foundation has issued its first set of medium and large grants (ranging from $12,000 to USD $30,000 each) to 13 ground-breaking projects that seek to spread the benefits of the Internet around the world. The Internet Society established the  to fund projects that will improve the quality of people’s lives everywhere. […]

2019:Here is what Facebook did in Africa

Facebook today released its ‘2019 Year in Review’ infographic, showcasing just some of its investments across Sub-Saharan in 2019.  Committed to giving people the power to build community and bring the world closer together, throughout the year this translated into significant support and investments into growing the ecosystem of developers, entrepreneurs, creatives, and many other […]

WINNERS OF 2019 FIRSTBANK SPONSORED NATIONAL COMPANY OF THE YEAR COMPETITION CONTEST IN THE AFRICA COMPANY OF THE YEAR COMPETITION

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that Taidob College Abeokuta, the 2019 winners of the National Company of the Year competition organized by Junior Achievement Nigeria would compete against student teams from 10 other Junior Achievement member countries across Africa. The student team contestants comprise representative from the Kingdom of Eswatini (Swaziland), Ghana, Zambia, Gabon, Uganda, […]

Nigerian Bankers Games: Okonkwo Boys Vs Elumelu United

How best can one describe the NBG Finals between Fidelity and UBA yesterday? Nerve wracking, enthralling, grueling, entertaining, mesmerizing, ecstatic? You just can’t be wrong on any of these fronts! Simply put: The match lived up to its billing as it had everybody sitting on the edge of their seats. The Okonkwo tutored boys drew […]

How Yahoo boy bought 2 Lekki homes worth N70 Million from Prison

A convicted internet fraudster, Hope Olusegun Aroke who is serving a 24-year jail term at the Kirikiri Maximum Prison in Lagos is again, the subject of investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for being the alleged mastermind of a mega scam to the tune of over $ 100,000, 000. The yahoo boy is […]

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