NYSC deploys 1,101 members to Yobe

October 26, 2021 Najib Sani 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has deployed 1, 101 members to Yobe state in the 2021 batch C , stream I mobilization. Our correspondent reports that of the 1, 101 posted to the state under the batch, 658 are males while 443 are female graduates from different institutions in the country. Speaking while swearing in the newly deployed NYSC Read More

NGX deepens liquidity with relaunch of Market Making programme

October 14, 2021 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) has relaunched its Market Making program effective from October 4, 2021. The relaunching of the programme comes on the back of the review of its rules to provide the flexibility to implement diverse Market Making programmes across all asset classes listed on The Exchange, as approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Market Making occurs Read More

Foundation partners Garvey institute to foster global ties among Yoruba – Amb Sanyaolu

October 13, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

A group, The Yoruba Ko’Ya Leadership and Training Foundation (YKLTF), has partnered Marcus Garvey Institute for human management towards fostering Yoruba unity across the globe. Director of media and publicity of the foundation, Ambassador. Demola Sanyaolu, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan on Tuesday. Amb Sanyaolu said the colloquium is to promote cross cultural ties Read More

Equity market opens on a note, sheds N80bn

October 12, 2021 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

Trading activities on the floor of Nigerian Exchange yesterday closed on a negative note, shedding N80 billion. Specifically, market capitalization of listed equities declined by 0.38 per cent to N21.215 trillion from N21.295 trillion reported the previous day. The NGX All Share Index also depreciated by 154.36 basis points to 40714.00 from 40868.36 point Reported the previous day. Investors traded Read More

Breaking: Tyson Fury knocks out Deontay Wilder in trilogy bout, retains WBC heavyweight title (PICTURES)

October 10, 2021 Editor 0

Tyson Fury delivered a thrilling 11th-round knockout against Deontay Wilder to retain his WBC heavyweight crown as their trilogy bout produced another classic on an electric night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Twenty months since Fury dethroned the American, the 33-year-old had to show all his resolve and resilience to extend his undefeated professional record to 32 fights Read More

CUPP uncovers plot to derail 2023 election, scuttle ongoing electoral Act amendment

October 6, 2021 Lekan Shehinde 0

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) said it has uncovered plot to derail the 2023 general election. The Coalition also revealed plot to scuttle the ongoing electoral Act amendment at the National Assembly. Addressing newsmen Wednesday, the spokesman of CUPP and Chairman of Action Peoples Party (APP), Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere alleged that there would be no electronic transmission of Read More

Buhari not following founding fathers’ vision – Ortom

September 23, 2021 Chuks Nweze 0

Governor of Benue state, Dr. Samuel Ortom, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of not following the vision of the nation’s founding fathers which was built on unity and oneness. Ortom said instead of bringing Nigeria together, Buhari has succeeded in dividing the country with intimidation and marginalisation. The governor who said this in Enugu Thursday, in a lecture delivered at Read More

Rising debt: Stabilise Naira exchange rate urgently, PGF boss charges CBN

September 22, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Director General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) Salihu Moh Lukman, has asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to urgently take every measure necessary urgently and expeditiously stablise the Naira exchange rate. The All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain also appealed to all functionaries of the federal government, especially in ministries of Finance and National Planning to provide all the Read More

Capital market experts caution investors against Ponzi scheme operators

September 22, 2021 Segun Odunewu 0

Capital market experts have advised Nigerians against investing in Ponzi schemes to avoid losing their hard earned money to fake capital and financial market operators in the country. One of the experts, Akin Adeniyi, who is the President of the Association of Corporate and Individual Investment Advisers (CIIA), while speaking a webinar that reviewed the theme “Ponzi: Plugging the Ills Read More

Bears returns as equity market sheds N30bn

September 16, 2021 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

Transactions on the floor of Nigerian Exchange NGX) yesterday returned to bearish trend, shedding N30 billion on lower volume. Market Capitalisation declined by 0.14 per cent to close at N20.273 trillion from N20.303 trillion reported the previous day The NGX All Share Index also depreciated by 57.03 basis points to 38911.31 points from 38968.34 points reported on Wednesday. Investors transacted Read More

Equity market closes lower, sheds N2bn

September 9, 2021 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

Transactions on the floor of Nigerian Exchange (NGX) yesterday sustained bearish trend, declining marginally by N2 billion. Specifically,  Market Capitalisation of listed equities declined by 0.01 per cent to N20.424 trillion from N20.426 trillion reported on Wednesday.The NGX All Share Index also went down by 3.19 basis points to 39201.33 points from 39204.52 points traded the previous day. Investors traded Read More

Berbiedoll, Josh2Funny unveiled as Glover’s brand ambassadors

September 3, 2021 Editorial II 0

Nigerian model, style, brand influencer and entrepreneur, known as Berbiedoll, born Christiana Kayode and comedian, Josh Alfred better known as Josh2Funny have joined the Glover family, an affiliate of Patricia. The two new ambassadors join a horde of others who are on the bill of the company as ambassadors. Glover took influencer marketing to a whole new level, with the Read More