Mastercard signs partnership with JAN to empower Young Digital Entrepreneurs

Posted by - December 29, 2020

Mastercard has gone into a partnership with the Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) to help bridge the digital and financial literacy gap among school students and young adults in Nigeria. A statement by JAN explained that through a series of programmes, the students would be equipped with essential skills to prepare them for future success as

CBN Reveals Umar Appointment as its New Director of Currency Operations

Posted by - December 6, 2019

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced the appointment of Mr. Ahmed Bello Umar, as the new Director, Currency Operations Department, with effect from Thursday, December 5, 2019. Ahmed Bello Umar succeeded Mrs. Priscilla Ekwueme Eleje, who exited the Bank on Thursday, December 5, 2019, having mentioned has reached the statutory retirement age. A

Nigeria’s Unbanked Population Stands At 37% – CBN

Posted by - June 22, 2018

Barely two years to the 2020 target to reduce unbanked Nigerians to 20 per cent, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says the country’s unbanked population currently stands at 37 per cent. Mr Dipo Fatokun, Director, Banking & Payment Systems, CBN, stated this at the third Annual Banking Security Summit organised by MAXUT Consulting in

Neimeth Returns to Profitability, Appoints Independent Director

Posted by - May 21, 2018

Neimeth International Pharmaceuticals Plc has reported a profit after tax (PAT) of N30 million for the half year ended March 31, 2018, compared with a loss of N195 million in the corresponding period of 2017. This is just as the company has appointed Mrs. Bashirat Odunewu as an independent director in compliance with the statutory