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MMM crash: Over 3million Nigerians lose over N18.765billion

*Guider makes N5billion cool cash *Many suffer high blood pressure By Olajide Fashikun, Collins Ajibola, Oluwole Francis and Sandra Onyekwere As thousands of Nigerian participants and investors continue to groan and moan, some even cursing, over the ‘crash’ of the popular ponzi scheme, otherwise known as MMM, investigations has revealed …

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Data price: Senate joins NCC against Nigerians

Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

*Pains, suffering, exploitation donated to Nigerians for Christmas By Sandra Onyekwere Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has acted in national interest on the issue of data price increase, the Senate Committee on Communications has concluded and so, the people of the nation can now groan under more severe economic misfortunes of …

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Go after pension thieves – Pensioners’ Union urges FG

Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP)

*Mentions Maina, ex-Head of Service Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to go after those accused of diverting  billions of Naira meant for the payment of pension and gratuities to retirees in the country. The President of the National Union of Pensioners, Dr. Abel Afolayan, …

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Heritage Bank Partners Entrepreneurship Development Centre for women

*New networks, better access to capital to help women entrepreneurs By Adejoke Bamidele, Lagos Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative banking service provider, has partnered Entrepreneurship Development Centre (EDC) of the Pan African University (PAU) as part of its strategic plan to identifying and supporting Micro, Small and Medium Scale …

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10-point fiscal roadmap to reset Nigerian economy – Adeosun

Mrs Kemi Adeosun Nigeria's Finance Minister...on the Paris Club fund

    *Road Trust Fund coming too By Adejoke Bamidele, Lagos Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has outlined a 10-point fiscal roadmap to reset the Nigerian economy to a path of growth and out of the crippling effects of the current recession which the ordinary citizens on the …

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Heritage Bank’s legacy of success rewarding, sweet to hear

The story of the spirit of Heritage Bank varies in a positive way just as the conclusion by a vast majority of its customers and those in the financial and business sector is one that not only keeps evolving but is getting better and more pragmatic. Two years on, the …

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Risk Management should be the heart of govt planning now – Monye

*We look forward to NASS to pass our Bill *Accreditation and curriculum development is key – Obapetu Agreed, risk management practice is seemingly at its rudimentary stage but within the last couple of years now, we have moved to the mainstream in Nigeria now. President of the Risk Management Association …

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Buhari’s MTEF, FSP escape Senate rejection again

*It is not complete By Sandra Onyekwere President Mahammadu Buhari’s amended version of the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) sent to the national assembly on wednesday narrowly escaped being rejected again as the Senators took turns in criticising the documents and insisting it should include …

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Tiers of govt gets lower revenue for November

Kemi Adeosun Nigeria's Finance Minister...announced a lower February allocation

By Sandra Onyekwere Federal Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Wednesday distributed a total sum of N420 billion amongst the three tiers of government in November being the statutory allocations for the month of October. Addressing journalists at the end of the FAAC meeting at the finance house in Abuja, the …

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Due process: State Finance Commissioners attend seminar in Abuja

Mrs Kemi Adeosun Nigeria's Finance Minister...on the Paris Club fund

By Sandra Onyekwere As a way to address the problem of Nigerian declining revenue, the Efficiency Unit of the Federal Ministry of Finance in furtherance of the current administration’s objective of ensuring prudence in public expenditure on Wednesday organised a workshop about due process on Cost Management on Overhead Expenditure …

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