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During Heritage Bank Plc’s Celebration Of International Men’s Day With The Theme ‘Making A Difference For Men And Boys’ Held At The Bank’s Headquarters In Lagos

L-R:  Olugbenga Awe, Heritage Bank Plc’s Divisional Head, Agric Finance & Export;  Fela Ibidapo, Divisional Head, Corporate Communications; Jude Monye,  Executive Director;  Akeem Durotoye, Group Head, Domestic & E-Banking Services;  Victor Amakwe, Group Head, Private Wealth Mgt and Chukwuma Ivaonye, Head, Head Office & Experience Centre Compliance,  during Heritage Bank Plc’s  celebration of International Men’s […]

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Heritage Bank Marks International Men’s Day, Commends Male Staff

Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative banking service provider, celebrated International Men’s Day 2019 themed: “Making a Difference for Men and Boys”, with event held at its Experience Centres (ECs) branches nationwide. The financial institution leveraged on this theme and coined a personal theme, which is “Break the Ice; Inspire another Man”. To help chart […]

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Vibrant Capital Market Crucial To Nigeria’s Sustainable Growth – Lijadu

The Chairman of the Board of the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Mr. Olufemi Lijadu, on Wednesday said that a vibrant and policy-driven capital market remained a key factor that could help Nigeria realize her growth potential. Lijadu, who made this remark  while speaking at a breakfast meeting between the board and stakeholders in the […]

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FG Vows To Control Antimicrobial Usage For Human, Ecological Security

Apparently concerned about the health risks abusive use of drugs pose to animal, human and the environment, the Federal Government on Wednesday restated its commitment towards strengthening policies on the regulation of the usage of antimicrobial in the country. The Permanent Secretary Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD), Dr. Mohammed Bello Umar, gave […]

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Alibaba Raises $12.9Bn In Hong Kong’s Landmark Listing

Alibaba Group, Chinese e-commerce giant, has  raised up to $12.9 billion in a landmark listing in Hong Kong. The deal which will be seen as a boost to Hong Kong following more than five months of anti-government protests and its recent slide into its first recession in a decade, is the largest share sale in […]

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AfDB Seals $250Mn Risk-Focused Facility Pact With ABSA

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has signed an unfunded $250-million Risk Participation Agreement (RPA) facility with ABSA, a pan-Africa financial institution with a presence in 12 African countries. The 3-year RPA facility was signed November 12 on the sidelines of the Africa Investment Form through its trade finance operations. Under this 3-year RPA facility, the […]

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Nigeria’s Inflation Hits 11.61% In October, Highest In 17 Months

Indications that the recent closure of Nigerian land borders and other fiscal measures by the government are already taking tolls on consumers’ real economy emerged on Monday as the nation’s consumer price index (CPI), which measures inflation rose to 11.61%  in October, the highest rate in 17 months. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) gave this […]

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NNPC Forecasts Bright Prospect For Global Oil, Gas Industry

Despite the prevailing air of uncertainty in the international oil market and its potential negative implications for oil exporting countries, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has predicted that oil and gas would continue to contribute significantly to economic growth in countries worldwide in the years ahead. The corporation’s Operating Officer, Upstream, Mr. Roland Ewubare, […]

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During Fidelity Bank’s Special Day On Wednesday At The 2019 Lagos International Trade Fair

GIVING BACK TO OUR CUSTOMERS The Executive Director, Corporate Bank, Fidelity Bank Plc, Obaro Odeghe (5th left) receives an award on behalf of the bank from the President, Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI), Babatunde Ruwase, during the bank’s Special Day on Wednesday at the 2019 Lagos International Trade Fair while beneficiaries of Fidelity […]

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Senate Plans Review Of Gas Flaring Penalties

The Senate has mandated its Committee on Gas to review upwards and recommend immediately penalties for defaulters of the nation’s gas flaring laws. The legislative move is intended to be a desirable step towards deterring abuses by operators and exploring the opportunities in the gas sub-sector of the hydrocarbon resources to national development advantage The […]