L-R: John Gbassa, CEO/MD of WAO Global Trading Ltd; Koji Shirotani, Divisional Manager, Sub-Sahara Africa Business Development Division; Afolasade Alonge, Divisional Head, Corporate and Specialized Banking, Heritage Bank Plc; Masafumi Tanimoto, General Manager, Accra Liason Office; Tsuyoshi Ueda, Assistant Managing Director; Jude Monye, Executive Director of Heritage Bank; Olugbenga Awe, Divisional Head, Agric Finance & Export and Takuya Yamamoto, General Manager, Middle East & Africa, Sumitomo Corporation, during discussion between the Heritage Bank and Sumitomo Corporation on mechanisation & Agric Business, held at bank’s head office, weekend.
Despite some challenges it is facing of the revitalization of the multi-billion Naira Ajaokuta steel project, the Federal Government on Friday said that ongoing reactivation of the project would be completed within the next two years. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite, set this timely for the re-opening of the moribund plant […]
Two closely related tax schemes have helped banks and investors avoid tax or even syphon cash directly out of European treasuries, totaling billions more than previously thought, an investigation indicated on Thursday. So-called “cum-ex” and “cum-cum” deals complex stock transactions around the days when companies pay out dividends have cost taxpayers as much as 55 […]
Investors in the nation’s equity segment of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) lost N156 billion after the day’s trading session as 21 stocks, led by Nestle Plc, recorded share price losses. Specifically, the All-Share Index (ASI) contracted to 33 trillion points, indicating 426.22 absolute points or 1.25 percent depreciation to close at 33,611.69 as against […]